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Five Horses Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
400 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
+1 617-764-1655
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
400 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popular with the locals and Tufts students, this is an appealing spot for drinks and interesting food.The menu practically hits all cultures- Moroccan, asian, Indian, Mexican, Italian , plus vegan, vegetarian and gluten free. Dont think they leave anybody out. The choices are unique and...More

Thank daylilly50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Davis Square restaurant is a great place to meet friends in lively Somerville. A short walk from the T stop, this place had its standard menu of unique choices and a list of specials. The drink menu was extensive, with a long list of...More

Thank KMHvaca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is on a busy road in Davis Square. Location is good. The salmon was very bland. The hanger steak was ok. Pizza was good! Drinks good.

Thank JDV841
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aside from offering a wide variety of beers for every palate, their fried chicken is the best whether you get it in a salad, sandwich, or an entree with some killer mac n' cheese. This place can get pretty busy and loud, but the service...More

Thank sochang
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited Five Horses a couple times now and on both occassions our service and experience was great. The beer menu is about 6x larger then the food menu so this is a great place to go for a brew and some pub food.

Thank Off2seetheworld13
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We were a family of three with an adult daughter (19) . There was a bouncer at the door, so we are not sure if they were only allowing diners over 21. This is a popular place. We waited 20 minutes for a table at...More

Thank Miley2007
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Ate here during Tufts Parents Weekend so the restaurant was absolutely jammed. We had a reservation and were seated right away. Our waitress seemed a bit harried. This was our first time there....liked the menu and the atmosphere. We ordered mac and cheese, ribs, fried...More

Thank lovestotravelmom
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Went here for lunch and sat outside. Service was friendly and prompt. The staff really seemed to know and like the food and drink that they served and had good recommendations. The dishes came hot in small cast iron skillets. We split a cornbread appetizer,...More

Thank GreentreeMA
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner in this rather large place last Sunday. The place was quite full and lively. The decor was somewhat a blend of a bar and an English pub. The wine selection was not very elaborate and we settled for an Italian red...More

Thank RajeevNMehra
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Ok I really wish there were half stars bc this deserves a 3.5. The bar here is cool the ppl are friendly. But the food is just nothing overly exciting. It wasn't horrible. Anytime after the initial time I've been here it's been bc someone...More

Thank lizzietishlizard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
    (Grove St)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-764-1655
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