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The Colonial Inn

48 Monument Sq, Ste 2, Concord, MA 01742-1899
+1 978-369-9200
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (39 reviews)
“cornbread” (21 reviews)
“chicken pot pie” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Monument Sq, Ste 2, Concord, MA 01742-1899
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu is fairly modern, but good quality food. Service was fairly good, though I felt a little inattentive. Definitely worth a stop in.

Thank TravelinRobT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for some drinks and apps. Such a cool place. You can tell it is from Colonial times with the low ceilings, old wood, and creaky floors. The drinks at the bar in the back was a cool place to sit and relax. They...More

Thank Syracuse_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stopped here for a bite after an afternoon exploring Concord. The Inn is cozy and oh-so-historic. The back bar where we ate had a roaring fire on that chilly spring day and it was very welcome. The server was great--attentive, helpful...More

Thank eh4643
Rachid D, Manager at The Colonial Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thanks so much for leaving a review for us! We were more than happy to serve you and your girlfriend on this past weekend, and we're delighted to read that the both of you enjoyed your salads. We'll be sure to let our...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal, good service and great drinks. Then the musicians came on and they couldn’t help themselves. Why not leave the politics at home? Ruined a perfectly nice evening.

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

First impression- there’s was a strange smell in the restaurant, like my grandmother’s house. We arrived at 6 on a staturday and received good service up until the meal was served. We enjoyed the app (spinach and artichoke dip), and dinner was ok. Once we...More

Thank Christopher J
Rachid D, Manager at The Colonial Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Christopher, let me first apologize for the slow service that you received on your recent visit with us. This is not the way we treat our customers, and it is clear that we missed the mark here, and is was a disappointing moment for us....More

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Being a history buff, I have always wanted to go to the Colonial Inn. It did not disappoint me!! The inn holds true to its past. From the pictures on the wall to the original creaky floors. The food and service didn’t disappoint either. The...More

Thank Ellens1958
Rachid D, Manager at The Colonial Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hello there, and thanks so much for taking the time to write this great review for us! We strive to preserve the history of over 300 years at the inn to ensure that all of our guests are experiencing all that Concord's has to offer....More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

It is most unfortunate that The Colonial Inn is the only show in town for some things, including afternoon tea. This results in very poor customer service, which we need to blame on management/training vs. the actual staff. I have never had a positive experience...More

Rachid D, Manager at The Colonial Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I sincerely apologize for the slow service that you received, and any other inconsistencies that arose during any of your visits or attempts to call us at Concord's, as this is not a reflection...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

When we moved to Concord in 1980 this was the place to go to get solid, stolid Yankee fare, with a staff to match. Today it offers a choice of dining rooms with its flagship (Merchants Row) as good as the best mid-scale restaurants. We...More

Thank 332pjp
Rachid D, Manager at The Colonial Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

We cannot thank you enough for your many years of loyalty and visits to our establishment! It is truly a pleasure to have had the opportunity to serve you for so many years, and to keep you leaving happy and satisfied on every occasion. Thank...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Respectable traditional fare in a historic building. Concord has strong narratives during the colonial and Revolutionary periods, and the Inn is housed in a beautiful building. Food is of good quality and service is friendly and professional.

Thank coyotebanjo
Reviewed 28 December 2017

After attending our annual performance of Dickens' A Christmas Carol on Saturday December 23rd, we proceeded to the Colonial Inn for dinner. The holiday decorations, the warm, homey atmosphere in the Tap Room, and the delicious food made our holiday tradition most enjoyable. It was...More

Thank theear
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3 February 2016|
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Response from TABrianS | Reviewed this property |
Brunch is a buffet style. Don't know the exact price because drinks were not included in the brunch cost but were, of course, on the bill.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Monument Sq, Ste 2, Concord, MA 01742-1899
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: +1 978-369-9200
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