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Penny Black

) #12 of 65 Restaurants in Rochester $$ - $$$ American, ,
124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
+1 248-841-1522
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a beautiful day in Rochester and we opted to go somewhere where we could sit on the patio and enjoy the weather. I hadn't been to Penny Black in quite some time and was anxious to see what their offerings were for happy...More

Thank 00vette48306
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Comfortable little spot, not too far off Main Street in what used to be an old post office. Very popular (crowded) on weekends. Good selection of both draft and bottled beers. I had a burger that was absolutely delicious, but the fries were rather sad....More

Thank Steven A
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I recently met a friend here for drinks and lunch. It was a beautiful day and sat outside. We enjoyed our drinks, and food. Would definitely dine there again!

Thank Kimberly K
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Great beer selection and menu items. The Mac & cheese was really excellent. Went with a party of 6 and all enjoyed the food overall. The problem, which we saw on Yelp reviews was the service. Our drinks took too long- we would all likely...More

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Food was lacking, service was slow, and there were a ton of dead flies by the window...difficult to ever make it there again...

Thank madcow6663
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We went there last Sept. and we enjoyed the atmosphere and friendly service. The food was good, but rather pricey for what you get.

1  Thank Sherri B
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Think the title pretty much sums it up. I had the Cobb Salad which was served in a very stylish bowl and had a nice fried onion spin to its content. It seemed to be a popular dish and I was pleased. Came with a...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Penny Black offers your typical bar fare, along with some great bistro-style options. They have an amazing selection of martinis, beer, and cocktails. The decor is chic and modern with a friendly, hilarious staff.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We love this local restaurant for hang out with friends. The unique dishes and local flavor is wonderful! I personally love eating there in the summer so we can enjoy the outdoor patio. The patio is perfect during the day or at night. I highly...More

Thank Libby R
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My husband and I enjoyed our dinner outside on the patio. You just overlook the side street (one street west of Main street) but it's pleasant "Americana" ... we sat at the fire table in the corner of the patio, by the bar. Great food!

Thank Veronica B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
    (Walnut St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 248-841-1522
  • E-mail
Description
Housed within the original Rochester Post Office, Penny Black offers up a unique experience. The all scratch menu includes favorites such as house smoked bbq, blackened catfish, jambalaya, shrimp fajitas, fried pickles and hand cut sweet potato fries. Come out to enjoy our great selection of craft beer, unique drinks, and live entertainment.
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