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City Steam Brewery

$$ - $$$American, ,
942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
+1 860-525-1600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (78 reviews)
“pot roast” (20 reviews)
“pretzels” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is between 3 or 4 stars. The Onion soup is 5+; my favorite! I enjoy the whole experience: food, beer, ambiance, etc. It’s a big (historic) place. Look it up. I recommend it and I seldom recommend a place it this God-forsaken (aka...More

Thank 573gabrielp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent one night in downtown Hartford and decided on this restaurant because it was conveniently attached to my hotel. The atmosphere in the old building is nice and the restaurant has a main level with bar and an upper floor. I had arrived early,...More

Thank TravelFan48105
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband loves breweries and we try to visit different ones in different cities. I am not a beer drinker, so good food and cocktails are where it’s at for me. He had some good beer, we had ok food and good cocktails. The service...More

Thank Jekela
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We were in Hartford for the Breast Cancer Walk and had a wonderful brunch! Brian was our fabulous waiter, and he was great! Friendly and entertaining!

Thank bobbysume
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This restaurant is set in an old building in downtown Hartford that has been remodeled but the unique architecture and charm was retained. The staff was very friendly and efficient even though they were busy. The food was delicious and reasonably priced. They have a...More

Thank teacher152015
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Stopped in for a lunch with family from out of state, It didn't take time at all to get seated, Host was very pleasant, We were seated and it took 15 minutes for our waiter to show up. It was mostly empty at the time...More

Thank Kris K
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I did a Team Dinner at this restaurant based on reviews from other individuals. Let me tell you I was less than impressed. It started well, the beer was great. One appetizer on the menu we tried to get was no longer available, that was...More

Thank Lester G
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Delicious spot for lunch and a drink! Great selection of food and drinks. The atmosphere was great and our server was very attentive.

Thank Amber W
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Thanks enjoyed the game and the food. Beer was 👍 👍🍻will return again to this gastric pub. The beer is worth the time and try a few. Football was one lots of fun.

Thank cacaog
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I dropped in City Steamer for a quick snack, check on the NFL games and pu an order to take back to my hotel room. This was Sunday Sept. 9, 2018 at around 6 pm. When I sat at the bar the 2 bigger screens...More

Thank Michael M
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Carmelo R
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
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$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-525-1600
Hartford, CT Restaurant with the Finest Handcrafted Beer, Live Comedy and Upscale Casual Cuisine in an Historic Setting.
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