Armsby Abbey taps into taste for craft beers 

1. Armsby Abbey taps into taste for craft beers

By Rich Garven WORCESTER — When Armsby Abbey opened in the summer of 2008, there was no sign at 144 Main St. identifying the new establishment housed in this old brick building. Combined with its nondescript exterior and shadowy interior, inviting...
Brewpublic on The Armsby Abbey 

2. Brewpublic on The Armsby Abbey

Last summer my brother Mario reported on a spectacular New England destination known as Armsby Abbey. Located in downtown Worcester, Massachusetts, the Abbey features 22 taps of some of the finest beers on the planet. A nice mix of Northeastern and...
Thank You for Voting us Best of Worcester! 

3. Thank You for Voting us Best of Worcester!

When we opened the doors to the Armsby Abbey July 31, 2008, we knew we had created something special. We knew the passion and soul put into the development of the Armsby Abbey would make us a success; we just didn’t know how big a success it would be! THANK...
Craft Brewers Conference Comes to Boston 

4. Craft Brewers Conference Comes to Boston

An excerpt from the drinkcraftbeer.com coverage of the Craft Brewers Conference, in Boston MA. Alec Lopez followed Kevin… Which is good, because Alec would prove hard to follow in describing his Armsby Abbey. When he opened Armsby Abbey on July...
The Craft Beer Revolution Starts Here … 

5. The Craft Beer Revolution Starts Here …

by Matt Webster on telegram.com Wake up Worcester!!! Craft beer is the fastest growing segment of the adult beverage market. But who in Worcester knows about it? Ummm … ummm … ummm. Who in Worcester cares what the American public is so adamantly...
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Armsby Abbey 6th Anniversary!

It’s hard to believe six amazing years have passed since we opened the doors to Armsby Abbey on July 31, 2008!  So much has happened and we’re proud to say it is alllll good; from the international...

July 4th-6th Business as Usual!

Armsby Abbey will be open business as usual the weekend of July 4 – 6, 2014! For those of you enjoying a “stay-cation” this long weekend, come on by and enjoy a leisurely meal in our sidewalk...

National Bourbon Day! 6/14

Saturday, June 14th is National Bourbon Day… and you know how we love our Bourbon here at Armsby Abbey! In honor of all the Dads out there & National Bourbon Day, we will be cooking up a special...

Father’s Day/Bourbon Brunch...

Saturday, June 14th is National Bourbon Day… and you know how we love our Bourbon here at Armsby Abbey! In honor of all the Dads out there & National Bourbon Day, we will be cooking up a special...

Strawberry Dessert Festival 6/12-7/6

The Armsby Abbey in coordination with the Massachusetts Farmers Market Association will be participating in this years 7th Annual Strawberry Festival showcasing Tougas Farm Strawberries (Northboro, MA)...

Mother’s Day Brunch 5/11

Hey Moms, what better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than to have someone else wait on YOU for a change?  Brunch reservations are being taken for 10AM (SOLD OUT) / 11:45AM (SOLD OUT) / 1:30PM (SOLD...

Earth Dinner 4/22

On Tuesday, April 22nd, we celebrate Earth Day! For the 5th consecutive year, Armsby Abbey will be offering an Earth Dinner   Specials menu from 5PM-10PM in coordination with Chefs Collaborative. ...

Easter Brunch 4/20

The Armsby Abbey will be open for business as usual on Easter Sunday serving a Spring inspired Brunch from 10AM-3PM and Dinner 4PM-10PM. If you are looking for a family reservation, please call us at...

STOUTFEST 2014! 4/5-4/6

STOUTFEST 2014! Join us for our now legendary 5th Annual STOUTFEST!   This weekend long event kicks off on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Noon and runs until the barrels kick! As always this event is first...

5th Annual Founders Breakast 4/5

5th ANNUAL & FINAL FOUNDERS BREAKFAST Saturday, April 5, 2014 SOLD OUT! The 5th Annual, and final, Founders Breakfast with host Michael Bell of Founders Brewing Company will be held on Saturday,...

St. Patrick’s Brunch 3/15-3/16

We sure do love our brunch here at the Armsby Abbey and who doesn’t love St. Patrick’s Day? For the first time ever, Armsby Abbey will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day – brunch style! With...

Mardi Gras Brunch 3/1-3/2

 The countdown is on to Fat Tuesday on March 4th, but before its over… we sure do love our brunch here at the Armsby Abbey and who doesn’t love New Orleans? Join Executive Sous Chef, Stacy Murphy,...

Worcester Restaurant Week 2/24-3/8

Join us here at the Armsby Abbey for the 2014 Winter edition of Worcester’s Restaurant Week! Course 1 (choice of one) Confit Fennel, Roasted Beet Puree, Pistachio, Yogurt Espuma, Honey, Orange Zest Or Crispy...

Four Roses Bourbon Brunch 2/22-2/23

Armsby Abbey sure does love its bourbon, especially the smooth, high rye variety produced by Four Roses.  The distiller will be in town again so we’re cooking up some delicious brunch items featuring...

Valentine’s Day 2/14

Looking for a low key way to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Join us here at the Armsby Abbey as Chef Damian has crafted up a very special multi-course prix fixe menu for you to enjoy; this menu is in...

Worcester’s Best Chef Competition...

Thank you to everyone who came out to support Chef Damian Evangelous & Armsby Abbey at our very first Best Chef Competition here in Worcester! We finished a respectable 3rd out of more than 30 area...

Winter Warmer Brunch 1/18-1/19

Join us for our first ever Winter Warmer Brunch on Saturday, January 18th & Sunday, January 19th from 10AM-3PM. What better way to embrace the harsh, cold Winter than by celebrating it! Join us this...

New Years Hangover Brunch 2014

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Wednesday, January 1, 2014 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Join us here at the Armsby Abbey for a very special Hangover Brunch! As always we’ll be offering up some of our Abbey brunch favorites...

New Years Eve 2014

Looking for a place to celebrate New Year’s Eve? For those venturing out to ring in 2014 we will be offering a (5+) course tasting menu with two seatings at 6PM & 9PM. Our regular menu will be...

Holiday Shopping Ideas!

Looking for that perfect stocking stuffer for a beer aficionado? Look no further! If you were not aware, we offer Armsby Abbey Gift Cards (available in any denomination) and also have a new line of gear...

About Us

About Us Artisan (är-tə-zən) A worker who practices a trade or handicraft Someone that produces items, such as cheese or beer, in limited quantities using traditional methods

Craftsman (kraf(t)s-mən) One who creates or performs with skill or dexterity especially in the manual arts At the Armsby Abbey we celebrate the Artisan Craftsman in all aspects of our establishment, support sustainable agriculture & promote a SLOW existence.
Father’s Day/Bourbon Brunch 6/14-6/15 -->