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Public House

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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41971 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590
+1 951-676-7305
Today
11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We came here and had a great lunch. Our daughter is vegetarian and she was well cateted for. The food was terrific and so was the atmosphere. Lovely staff too. Highly recommend it.

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Thank Andy B
Crestline, California
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a birthday dinner for myself on a Saturday evening. Luckily we found parking (as this can be a problem) because we arrived at 4:30. The waitress was prompt in taking our drink and appetizer order but it ended after that. We searched for our waitress and had a hard time finding her. After waiting 45 minutes to place... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four friends had dinner here. We had two spare rib plates, a curry shrimp dish in something like grits, and a steak salad. Everyone was happy and prices were moderate. We didn't drink as we were doing tastings all day but the food bill was around $100, I'd guess figure $35 a person with wine. Food quality was great, service... More 

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Thank Bob A
Fallbrook, California
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined during the week between Christmas and New Years. The restaurant was packed. The hostess seemed a little overwhelmed and not trained. Sat my party without any silverware or menus. When we finally did get service it was brought to our attention that the wait staff was not sure whether or not we were there to dine. After the rocky... More 

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Thank DCCR336
Temecula, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have never had a bad meal at the Public House. My husband and I love that the menu is always changing with the seasons, but that they always keep their Reuben because it's simply the best we've had.

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Thank HPleger
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fav place in Temecula proper. After several visits, have decided this is about as good as it gets. Bone marrow, mac & cheese extraordinaire, a great burger (with horseradish), + a changing seasonal menu. Just sayin.

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Thank Richard D
Edmonton, Canada
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Public House for Dinner one evening and we're happy we did. The atmosphere out on the patio is awesome and the Server did an exceptional job. She spoke to us by our first names and made sure we always had what we needed. The food was delicious! Public House is a must visit for Temecula Old... More 

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Thank cruellaoilfield
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Let be the Kobe burger and rueben sandwich! Great outdoor area with fire elements. Second visit and we will be back.

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Thank Adrienne G
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Very simple, beautiful day, nice vibe, great service, and of course, the food was wonderful. Real attention to detail in every dish. Great lunch!

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Thank Mark A
El Cajon
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

The kobe hamburger was to die for! Juicy, and cooked to perfection. This restaurant has a very homey feeling and our service was great! They greet people by their first names and are truly there to make a connection with you and the people at your table. Will go back again and again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41971 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-676-7305
Description
PUBlic House roosts in the heart of Old Town Temecula among rustic, nostalgic buildings. Since 2009, we have served the finest fare in a truly unique restored home from the 1950s. PUBlic House is discreet at first glance. As you walk up to our hosts you only just hear the life music and busy, joyful activity tucked out back awaiting you. This aspect of PUBlic House always makes dining an intimate rendezvous. Whether you are having a sweet heart-to-heart in the patio garden or catching up with friends on the balcony, PUBlic House romances with charm.

Our customers describe PUBlic House as "Chill" and "Funky Cool". It's true, Fridays through Sundays you will rock the rhythm of live music 'til the wee hours. Staff say Sundays are especially relaxing due to the clientele vibe and live acoustic music. Throughout the year, PUBlic House's patio garden remains relaxing with the hum of friends and family dining on fine food and drink that uncommonly delight them. You enjoy dining in many different seasons. So, in steamy summers the balcony and patio garden sparkle with mist. In winters we get it toasty with outdoor heaters and warm, rich menu items. Welcome to the family!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?