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Public House

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££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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41971 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590-2761
+1 951-676-7305
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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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 days ago NEW

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.

Thank marciafElCajon
Rowley, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If it wasn't for our server Andrew and the fact that the food was delicious, this review would be less glowing. It was obvious that he cared about doing a great job, from the moment he introduced himself and then asked for our names as well. He had great recommendations, including talking me into trying the sauerkraut on the side... More 

Thank Jonathan S
Bismarck, North Dakota
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here 3x while in town for a wedding. Good food, nice selection of craft beers, and fantastic service. Everyone we met working there were very friendly. My husband and I went for a date night the night before the wedding. Had dinner and enjoyed some live music. Then we went again with a couple of close friends for a... More 

Thank Adrienne B
La Habra
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for dinner on a Sunday night and we were seated on the heated patio. Great outdoor bar and fire pits provided perfect ambience and an electric vibe. Dan, our energetic and polite server, made great suggestions on the menu that did not not disappoint. The goat cheese flatbread, chicken pasta and focaccia, was some on the best... More 

Thank Operagolf
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We regularly come here for fries and beer and dinner on occasion esp when we want to take our friends from out of town for great food and show them the best of what Temecula has to offer. I love this place! The food is top notch with a seasonal menu that keeps the menu from being stale. They always... More 

1 Thank Bigpish13
Apple Valley, California
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145 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is one of the trendy places in downtown area of Temecula. We sat at a table in the outside seating area near the front. It was great weather, the musics was softly playing in the background, and the customers were seemingly enjoying their visit. There was six of us laughing and enjoying our time there. But it was Sarina... More 

2 Thank 3Bagger
Estero, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I were visiting my sister in Valencia, CA from Florida. We also were meeting up with two friends we had met on a cruise almost four years ago and they live in Apple Valley. Add one more CA friend and there we were spending a gorgeous sunny day visiting some wineries. At the end of our awesome... More 

2 Thank jpica2015
Temecula, California
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The food was excellent. With live music this place is hopping on the weekends. Be sure to get there early if you want a table.

1 Thank Paula G
Redlands, California
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Service by James was excellent -- just the right amount of attentiveness and knowledge. This was our second visit, and the ambience was great. A very hot day, but sitting on the semi-covered patio was delightful with the water misters on the periphery. Normally, I would give Public House a higher rating, but the food was just not quite up... More 

Thank Linda R
Evanston, IL
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153 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

The setting is pleasant. The food is good. There is something in the menu for anyone. The food is better than common bar food. A good place to hang out with friends. Great service.

Thank Farenzy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41971 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590-2761
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-676-7305
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?