Take Magazine does a feature on Armsby Abbey 

1. Take Magazine does a feature on Armsby Abbey

New England’s newest culture and lifestyle magazine visited Worcester last summer to see what all the buzz was about.  Elizabeth Greenwood and Tony Luong spoke with  Alec & Sherri about their role in a burgeoning food scene here and how Armsby...
Armsby Abbey featured on Brewpublic 

2. 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 

3. 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 

4. 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 

5. 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...
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Best of Worcester 2017 Voting is Open!

The 2017 Best of Worcester voting has begun! Thanks to you, our customers, staff, friends & family, Armsby Abbey has been “nominated” in 13 categories!  Please take the time to cast your...

STOUTFEST 2017! 4/8-4/9

Join us for our now legendary 8th Annual STOUTFEST! This weekend long event kicks off on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at noon once the STOUTFEST Breakfast concludes and runs until the barrels kick! As...

STOUTFEST Breakfast 4/8

8th ANNUAL STOUTFEST BREAKFAST Saturday, April 8, 2017 3 Rare Stouts / 3 Epic Courses / 1 World Class Brewer We like the element of surprise so beyond this you’ll just have to trust us and make...

Irish Brunch 3/11-12 & 3/18-19

We sure do love our brunch here at 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,...

Carnival Brunch 3/4-3/5

With the celebration known as “Carnival” concluding in Rio on Sunday, March 5th, we have decided to take you through the streets of Brazil this weekend for a Carnival themed brunch! You can expect...

Restaurant Week 2/27-3/11

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 $24.17 each evening from 5PM-10PM on Monday, February 27th...

Bourbon Brunch 2/25-2/26

  Armsby Abbey sure does love its bourbon, especially the smooth, high rye variety produced by Four Roses.  The distiller will once again be in town for Julio’s Liquors G0! Whisk(e)y Week and...

Valentine’s Day 2/14

VALENTINE’S DINNER Tuesday, February 14th from 5PM – 10PM Join us here at the Armsby Abbey as Chef Damian has crafted up a three course specials menu for Valentine’s Day. This menu is...

Love Bites Brunch 2/11-2/12

As February 14th approaches we think it is safe to say the majority of us have a love-hate relationship with Valentine’s Day.  So we hope you will join us here at the Armsby Abbey for our now infamous...

Crust Bakeshop under New Ownership

Over the last 3 years we have watched Crust’s business blossom here in Worcester thanks to the support of our local community, the customers of Armsby Abbey, and area farmer’s markets. However, with...

Winter Warmer Brunch

WINTER WARMER BRUNCH Saturday, January 28th & Sunday, January 29th 10AM-3PM What better way to embrace the harsh, cold Winter than by celebrating it!  Join us for a very special edition of our weekend...

New Year’s Hangover Brunch

HAPPY NEW YEAR!  Sunday, January 1, 2017 from 10AM – 3PM Join us here at the Armsby Abbey for our annual New Year’s Hangover Brunch! As always we’ll be offering up some of our Abbey...

New Year’s Eve 2017

Looking for a place to celebrate New Year’s Eve this year? For those venturing out to ring in 2017 we will be offering a (3) course Prix Fixe dinner menu in addition to our regular dinner menu. ...

Christmas Eve Hours

Armsby Abbey will be open from 9AM-6PM on Saturday, December 24th as follows… December 24, 2016 9AM Gift card sales only 10AM Open for brunch/lunch 5PM Kitchen closes 5:30PM Last Call 6PM Closed...

Abbey Clothing & Glassware for...

  The Holidays are here! Are you stumped on what to get your favorite beer aficionado? Beyond gift cards, we have lots of new Armsby Abbey t-shirts, hoodies, hats, and custom glassware in stock....

Holiday Hours, Parties & More!

Whether you are celebrating Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah or simply being alive, we look forward to helping you celebrate this December! Our semi-private back room can seat up to 40 guests for dinner or...

Thanksgiving 11/24

Gobble, Gobble, Gobble… whether you are looking for a place to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner where someone else is doing the cooking or just need a drink after a long day with the family; stop by for a...

An Evening with Freigeist 11/13

“Freigeist strives to break the stylistic chains of the modern mainstream German brewing industry by reviving and updating the country’s unique, regional beer styles” Join us & Sebastian Sauer,...

All Hallows’ Eve Brunch...

We love brunch here at Armsby Abbey, and we know you do too, so why not join us from 10AM-3PM on Saturday, October 29th, and Sunday, October 30th, for a ghoulishly delicious Halloween inspired brunch!...

Fall Harvest Brunch 10/8-10/10

FALL HARVEST BRUNCH | Columbus Day Weekend | October 8th, 9th, AND 10th We love brunch at Armsby Abbey, and know you do too, so why not join us from 10AM-3PM Saturday, Sunday AND Columbus Day Monday...

Fire in the Hole! 10/4

This dinner has been so fun & well received over the last two years we had to make it an annual event! Fire in the Hole! is our take on “Hell Night” featuring 5 peppers over 5 courses prepared...

Zwanze Day! 10/1

Saturday, October 1, 2016, 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 select...

Labor Day Weekend & Bacon Brunch!...

Labor Day Weekend & Bacon Brunch! What better way to say “So long, swimsuit season!” then BACON EVERYTHING! National Bacon Day this year falls on Labor Day and you all know how much we...

Armeno Coffee Brunch 8/13 & 8/14

  ARMENO COFFEE BRUNCH Saturday, August 13th & Sunday, 14th from 10AM-3PM Join us as we celebrate our 4th annual coffee inspired brunch with Armeno Coffee Roasters of Northborough, MA! We’ll...

Worcester Restaurant Week 8/1-8/13

August 1st – August 13th 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 for $24.16 each evening from 5PM-10PM. COURSE...

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...

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...

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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