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City Steam Brewery

) #7 of 365 Restaurants in Hartford $$ - $$$ American, ,
942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
+1 860-525-1600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really nice lunch here last week with my Mom, Aunt, Uncle and cousin from out of state. We tried the flights of beer - really fun way to try several of their spectacular beer choices! Soups were great, lunch special sandwich was great....More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

But we ultimately did not. The location was close to our hotel, and the layout of the restaurant was really cool. A couple of different levels, and the history of the brewery was very interesting. Their selection of house brewed beers were good, but the...More

Thank coachkathy10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food highly recommend the macaroni and cheese Burger, the loco Burger, The shrimp appetizer and the garlic parmesan wings. I recommend if you're going to see a show you eat and drink downstairs......Faster service because 2 to 3 waiters are designated just to downstairs...More

Thank JC3337
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed the overall experience. Food, beer and service were all really good. Would definitely go back if in the area.

Thank mividareal13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for one night, but we'd have probably come back again if we'd been staying longer. I don't drink beer, but hubby was thrilled with the options and our server gave him good recommendations - despite being a non-drinker himself! (I think...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for three days and ate there four times. If that doesn't tell you something I don't know what else to say. Summer H, Julieann M. and Dominique were terrific. Summer thought we were moving in since we were there all the...More

Thank suzzel691
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My friend and I ate an early dinner at about 5 on a Saturday, which was a great time to go. We both ordered the fish tacos. I'm a fish taco connoisseur and I have never had better! My friend agreed. Hopefully, they will stay...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Had a graduation at 6:00 at the XL Center. This was a perfect place to meet the family early and celebrate. Very convenient and had something for everyone. All our dinners were great! The beer was great! The only complaint in the group was the...More

Thank Lesley a
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Plenty of TVs - we were in town for the weekend and wanted to see the playoff hockey game. We stopped in on our walk back to our hotel. Good place, although it can get loud. Smells a bit of stale beer, but it is...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Went for the first time for lunch, we each had a burger they were cooked perfectly and tasted great! I had a beer sampler of 5 beers, they were all excellent! The sample beer glasses are neat! Server was very nice and helpful with beer...More

Thank Tazsemt
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Carmelo R
Hi. What is the procedure to view a comedy show here? Do we need to make reservations or is it 1st come, 1st serve? What are the days and hours for the shows? Thank you.
22 October 2016|
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Response from Hannah L | Property representative |
Hi Carmelo. We have 3 shows every weekend! One show Friday night starting at 8 with doors opening at 6:30. Two shows on Saturday, one at 7 with doors opening at 5:30 and the late night show starting at 10 with doors... More
Lisha N
Is there off street parking? Where? Thanks
24 May 2016|
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Response from Nick G | Reviewed this property |
You can either park for free on the street after 6 PM or use the public garage on the corner of Market and Talcott. (The garage is one block behind City Steam.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
23:30 - 01:00
23:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-525-1600
  • E-mail
Hartford, CT Restaurant with the Finest Handcrafted Beer, Live Comedy and Upscale Casual Cuisine in an Historic Setting.
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