Armsby Abbey featured on Brewpublic 

1. Armsby Abbey featured on Brewpublic

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...
Armsby Abbey takes home 6 Best of Worcester Awards 

2. Armsby Abbey takes home 6 Best of Worcester...

  Worcester Magazine’s Best of Worcester 2015 Armsby Abbey takes home: Best Restaurant Best Beer Selection Best Cocktails Best Brunch Best Bar Ambiance Best Bartender (Joy Flanagan) Thank you to all who voted for us once again!
Worcester’s Queen of Cocktails 

3. Worcester’s Queen of Cocktails

An excerpt from… Reviving the Classics with Joy Flanagan By Sarah Connell Photo by Joe Santa Maria Make no mistake, Joy Flanagan does not want you getting too comfortable at her bar. Pull up a seat at Armsby Abbey and you’ll see exactly what I...
Expanded Seating and New Kitchen 

4. Expanded Seating and New Kitchen

By Sam Bonacci at Mass Live WORCESTER — A $600,000 expansion has grown seating at Armsby Abbey by upwards of 30 people while allowing for faster service with a more varied menu out of a new kitchen. “The demand is there and people are really excited...
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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Father’s Day/Bourbon Brunch...

FATHER’S DAY & BOURBON BRUNCH Saturday June 18th & Sunday June 19th 10AM-3PM National Bourbon Day is June 14th so we decided to honor Dads and our favorite spirit simultaneously!  Join...

Mother’s Day 5/8

Sunday, May 8th from 10AM-3PM Hey Moms, what better way to celebrate Mother’s Day then to have someone else wait on YOU hand & foot?!? Brunch begins at 10AM and while the bar & patio (weather...

Earth Day 4/22

Earth Day Celebration Friday, April 22nd from 5PM-10PM In celebration of Earth Day, we will be offering a “green” Earth Day specials menu which will be available from 5PM-10PM. 100% of profits from...

STOUTFEST 2016! 4/9-4/10

Join us for our now legendary 7th Annual STOUTFEST! This weekend long event kicks off on Saturday, April 9, 2016, at Noon once the STOUTFEST Breakfast concludes and runs until the barrels kick! As...

STOUTFEST Breakfast 4/9

STOUTFEST BREAKFAST Saturday, April 9, 2016 3 Stouts / 3 Brewers / 3 Courses We like the element of surprise so beyond this you’ll just have to trust us. If you have been lucky enough to attend...

Easter Brunch 3/27/16

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...

Irish Brunch 3/12-3/13

We sure do love our brunch here at the Armsby Abbey and who doesn’t love St. Patrick’s Day? With an Irish crew like Chef Sean Dacey at the helm cooking up his favorite Irish inspired brunch items,...

Worcester Restaurant Week 2/22-3/5

February 22 – March 5 Join us here at Armsby Abbey for the Winter edition of Worcester’s Restaurant Week. We will be offering a 3 course Prix Fixe menu for $23.16 each night from 5PM-10PM. Course...

Bourbon Brunch 2/27-2/28

Armsby Abbey sure does love its bourbon, especially the smooth, high rye variety produced by Four Roses.  The distiller will be in town again for Julio’s Liquors Whiskey Weekend so we’re cooking...

Valentine’s Day 2/14

Looking for a low key way to celebrate Valentine’s Day? We have two ways for you to enjoy it; brunch and dinner! VALENTINE’S BRUNCH As Valentine’s day falls on a Sunday, we have created...

Mardi Gras Brunch 2/6-2/7

The countdown is on to Fat Tuesday on February 9th, but before its over… we sure do love our brunch here at the Armsby Abbey and who doesn’t love New Orleans? Join us on Saturday, February 6th, and...

Winter Warmer Brunch 1/23-1/24

What better way to embrace the harsh, cold Winter, than by celebrating it! Join us Saturday, January 23rd & Sunday, January 24th from 10AM-3PM each day for our annual Winter Warmer brunch; we’ll...

New Year’s Hangover Brunch 2016

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Friday, January 1, 2016 from 10AM – 3PM Join us here at the Armsby Abbey for our annual New Years Hangover Brunch! As always we’ll be offering up some of our Abbey brunch favorites...

New Year’s Eve 2016

Looking for a place to celebrate New Year’s Eve? For those venturing out to ring in 2016 we will be offering a (3) course Prix Fixe dinner menu in additions to our regular dinner menu.  Reservations...

Thanksgiving Day 11/26

Armsby Abbey will be opening its doors at 5PM on Thursday, November 26th, serving our regular menu along with a few Thanksgiving specials.  We are taking reservations for 5PM and 7PM seating’s...

Dead & Company Concert 11/10

On Tuesday, November 10th, the DCU Center here in Worcester, MA, welcome The Grateful Dead & John Mayer aka Dead & Company for yet another sold out show! Each time the Dead play Worcester, Armsby...

Day of the Dead Brunch 10/31-11/1

Día de los Muertos “Day of the Dead” is traditionally celebrated across three days from October 31st – November 2nd. This year it falls on the weekend and while we could serve up a spooky Halloween...

Bionutrient Dinner with Dan Kittredge...

Dinner with Dan Kittredge Join us at Armsby Abbey on Tuesday, October 20th, at 6:30PM as we welcome Dan Kittredge of the Bionutrient Food Association (BFA) and Kittredge Farm in North Brookfield for an...

Fall Harvest Brunch Columbus Day...

Things got chilly pretty quickly around here and we say bring on the pumpkin, apples, and spice!  Fall is in full swing so get out your comfy sweaters and scarves -  we’ve got 3 days of brunch prepared...

Fire in the Hole! 9/29

Our take on “Hell Night” featuring 5 peppers over 5 courses prepared with some of the world’s spiciest peppers ranging in heat levels of mouth watering to lip peeling, make-you-wanna-cry-for-your-mommy...

Armeno Coffee Brunch 9/26-9/27

National Coffee Day is Tuesday, September 29th; join us the weekend prior as we celebrate our 3rd annual coffee inspired brunch with Armeno Coffee Roasters of Northborough! We’ll be featuring Armeno...

Zwanze Day! 9/19

Saturday, September 19, 2015, marks the highly anticipated release of this year’s Cantillon Zwanze. Arguably the most anticipated release in the World of beer, Zwanze is ONLY available on tap at...

Labor Day Weekend Bacon Brunch!

Labor Day Weekend Bacon Brunch!   What better way to say “So long, swimsuit season!” then BACON EVERYTHING! Bacon Day is unofficially observed the Saturday before Labor Day.  But we couldn’t...

Oxbow Brunch 8/29-8/30

Oxbow Brunch This weekend we will have Oxbow in house. Saturday and Sunday we will be tapping several Oxbow beers, starting at 10 am. These beers include Oxbow Freestyle, First Fruits, Millhouse, Loretta,...

Worcester Restaurant Week 8/3-8/15

August 3rd – 15th Join us here at Armsby Abbey for the Summer edition of Worcester’s Restaurant Week! We will be offering a 3 course Prix Fixe menu showcasing our favorite local Farms for $23.15...

Armsby 7th Anniversary Dinner 8/9

It’s hard to believe it has already been 7 years since we opened the doors to Armsby Abbey. Within that time we have hosted some amazing Anniversary dinners in-house with New England’s premier craft...

July 3rd-5th is Business as Usual!

Armsby Abbey will be open business as usual the weekend of July 3 – 5, 2015! For those of you enjoying a “stay-cation” this long weekend, come on by and enjoy a leisurely meal with us or...

Strawberry Dessert Festival 6/24-7/1

   The Armsby Abbey in coordination with the Massachusetts Farmers Market Association will be participating in this years 8th Annual Strawberry Dessert Festival showcasing Tougas Farm Strawberries...

Father’s Day Brunch 6/20-6/21

Hey Dads, what better way to celebrate Father’s Day than with an amazing Dad inspired menu, some Bourbon, Bacon & great Beer?!?  Brunch reservations are currently sold out for 10AM / 11:45AM /...

Bourbon Brunch 6/13-6/14

National Bourbon Day & Bourbon Brunch…. the Spring edition! National Bourbon Day is June 14th so what better way to celebrate our favorite barrel-aged spirit then to dedicate another brunch to it?!?...

An Evening with Allagash 6/9

Join Brewer/Owner Rob Tod and Brewmaster Jason Perkins of Allagash Brewing in Portland, Maine, on Tuesday, June 9th beginning at 6:30PM, for an evening of rare beer and a multi-course dinner. This event...

Meet the Brewer: Fiddlehead 5/27

We are super excited to host Brewer/Owner Matty Cohen of Fiddlehead Brewing Company in Shelburne, Vermont, at Armsby Abbey on Wednesday, May 27th for some pre-ACBF meet the brewer action. We’ll...

Mother’s Day Brunch 5/10

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 / 11:45AM / 1:30PM for groups of 4 or more.  Bar...

Earth Day 4/22

On Wednesday, April 22nd, we celebrate Earth Day! Armsby Abbey will be offering an Earth Day Specials menu from 5PM-10PM to help promote awareness of all that is good and local. We hope you have the chance...

STOUTFEST 2015! 4/11-4/12

Join us for our now legendary 6th Annual STOUTFEST! This weekend long event kicks off on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at Noon once the STOUTFEST Breakfast concludes and runs until the barrels kick! As always...

Stoutfest Breakfast 4/11

***SOLD OUT!*** Saturday April 11th. 9AM.  Mark your calendars. The date has been set; 3Courses – 3 Stouts – 3 Brewers. All 95 seats sold out as fast as we could answer the phone & questions...

Easter Brunch 4/5

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...

Irish Brunch 3/14-3/15

We sure do love our brunch here at the Armsby Abbey and who doesn’t love St. Patrick’s Day? With an Irish crew like Chef Sean Dacey at the helm cooking up his favorite Irish inspired brunch items,...

Barley Swine Beer Dinner 3/10

Barley Swine Beer Dinner On Tuesday, March 10th from 6:30PM-10PM we will take two of our favorite Winter warmers and put them together: Barley Wine + Pork! This five course beer dinner will be limited...

Four Roses Bourbon Brunch 2/28-3/1

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...

Worcester Restaurant Week 2/23-3/7

February 23rd – March 7th Join us here at Armsby Abbey for the Winter edition of Worcester’s Restaurant Week. We will be offering a 3 course Prix Fixe menu for $23.15 each night from 5PM-10PM. Course...

Crust Bakeshop Superbowl Pre-orders!

Pre-orders are now being taken for Superbowl Sunday, February 1, 2015. Please give CRUST a call at 774-823-3355 or drop by 118 Main Street to grab an order form. Focaccia Pizza, Sandwiches, fresh baked...

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.
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