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Black Cow Tap & Grille

££ - £££American, ,
16 Bay Rd, South Hamilton, MA 01982-2202
+1 978-468-1166
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (5 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“gas fireplace” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
16 Bay Rd, South Hamilton, MA 01982-2202
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a new bartender serve us. She was quite the pistol. Friendly, knowledgeable, and attentive. The food has yet to disappoint me. Check it out.

Thank edge01966
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Cow has long been a great neighborhood place to catch up with friends in our Hamilton/Wenham community. It features a big friendly bar, attractive gas fireplace, and a mixed seating arrangement that encourages socializing. The menu offers delicious pub food basics plus unexpectedly fresh...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Every time we go, we ask ourselves afterwards,"Why did we go there? The food is expensive, and just okay."

Thank Brette S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I had a Reuben for lunch. it was tasty with a generous portion of fries. Our waitress was very nice. There is good parking in the back oft he restaurant.

Thank baltoro
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Come to this olace for a 9pm dinner. Sit at the bar watching a bostongame while waiting for my food. Great selction of beers and spirits. Food is great. Tried the fish and its tasty.

Thank arielpayat
Reviewed 24 April 2017

THE BLACK COW PHILOSOPHY IS TO OFFER OUR GUESTS A WONDERFUL DINING EXPERIENCE IN A WARM, FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE WITH UNMATCHED SERVICE. This statement is directly from the BC website. Let me just say, we have been going to BC off and on for quite awhile,...More

Thank LW R
Reviewed 25 March 2017

If you want excellent food, nice ambience and good service, then The Black Cow in Hamilton is for you. Chef Brandon Gandolfi has created an incredible menu at affordable prices. The Italian meatball appetizer was outstanding and a great beginning of what was to come....More

1  Thank Meg13132017
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Just came back from having lunch here. The place was pretty much dead with only one server. The restaurant was nice and clean modern. Ordered the angry burger which came with fries. The fries were out standing nice and hot. The burger was delicious but...More

Thank Hazelnutz
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Pretty standard upscale pub food, except for a very good pastrami reuben. Humongous salads, sandwiches and a very good beer selection and nice layout. Not cheap.

Thank mpbklyn
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Been eating here off and on for years. Like it best now. Something for everything on the menu and it is creatively prepared and delicious. Four of us ordered burgers to Reubens to ceasar w/ salmon recently and we all were mopping our plates. The...More

Thank Michael L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Bay Rd, South Hamilton, MA 01982-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  South Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 978-468-1166
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