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Penny Black

) #13 of 65 Restaurants in Rochester $$ - $$$ American, ,
124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
+1 248-841-1522
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
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11 - 20 of 98 reviews

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
Reviewed 5 January 2017

delish! the salmon dish and the grilled 4th street sandwich were very very good. also loved the pulled pork sandwich and chips.

Thank MichiganDon74
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The wait wasn't near as long as expected to be seated and the place was very busy. Our server was super awesome and he helped make our experience what it was. Our drinks, apps & meals were all excellent. Group of 5 and all were...More

Thank vacayyy
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I was at this establishment years ago when it was 4th Street grill. I have to say that I was very impressed with Penny Black! It wasn't just the food, but the grilled fish tacos were amazing. It also wasn't the beer choices that did...More

Thank troutcatcher04
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Love the food Always have an updated draft and wine list Fun music and service Great place to go and see the lights during Christmas

Thank Carlie N
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Loved the dining room decor , food was great , service fantastic. Located right downtown. Parking was easily accessible. This will be our new favorite downtown restaurant . The manager Cassandra visited our table , and made sure our visit was excellent. Superb !

Thank Kimberly N
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Personally, I love Penny Black on a weekend night. It's a great place to mingle and spend time with friends. The drink menus are extensive, the bartenders are friendly and the drinks are great. I've never eaten dinner here but love the lunch menu and...More

Thank Shannon L
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Friday night , I had dinner there it full there in Pub, I had good serve he very nice to me and my friends. Tell us the about menu , I had Pulled Pork sandwich with chip ,hey it was very good meal . This...More

1  Thank johntavernier
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Persons in my party ordered Fish & Chips (one with sweet fries), Black Bean Veggie Burger with fries. The Fish & all Chips (fries) were absolutely terrible. Very very greasy. Actually made 1 person ill. The Black Bean Veggie Burger and coleslaw were good. Service......More

Thank k s
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Quick shout out to our waiter Mando (sorry if the name spelt wrong). Good atmosphere. Good selection of beers. I recommend the chicken tacos. Very filling. My wife had the fourth club sandwich. She said it was very good also. Hope this helps anyone looking...More

Thank TonyandTammy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
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
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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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