Jared Coffin House

3 Ratings

Type: Bar, Eatery

29 Broad Street
Nantucket, Massachusetts, 02554
United States

(508) 228-2400

// CLOSED //

No notes at this time.

Added by bewareOFpenguin

View: Place Reviews | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by bewareOFpenguin:
Photo of bewareOFpenguin
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

In the heart of Nantucket Village lies this jem. I always make a point to head here for some Cisco on tap. The wife likes the main restuarant, with its great food and splendid service, but I always want to go to the Tap Room, a dark cellar bar with great pub food with the ambience to match. Formal or Informal, this is a must stop on the Island. Not too expensive by Island standards.

 385 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of macpapi
3.93/5  rDev -7.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Have visited the Tap Room at Jared Coffin House quite a few times and whenever visiting the island. Located downstairs from the main lobby of one of Nantucket's most noted symbols, this casual restaurant/tavern is oozing in atmosphere. Dimly lit, cozy, with a great deal of ambiance to boot. There are plenty of whaling/seafaring decorations to remind you of the nautical roots of the island. Tables are small and located almost on top of each other. Yes it's a bit crowded, but as I said cozy. The bar seats about 8-10 people. Selection is decent for a place of its size. Cisco Whale's Tale is a must. Also a decent run of regional crafts--Magic Hat, Harpoon and always Sam varieties on hand. Service is friendly and the food is excellent. My favorite is their cup of clam chowder and salmon burger. For Nantucket standards the prices are quite reasonable, and if you're staying at the Coffin House or any of a few other local inns you can usually get some sort of voucher for a free meal here as part of a package. To my mind, the Tap Room is a must visit for any BA who decides to take the ferry ride across the Sound.

 1,121 characters

Photo of goz
4.33/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Ate here while visiting Nantucket for the day. We sat in the Tap room, a dark wood covered room with fairly tight seating. Beer selection was what I expected - Sam Adams, Harpoon, and of course Cisco on tap. I had a Cisco Whale Tail which went well with the tasty Salmon burger I had, and the wife had a burger which she said was very good. Service was top notch, my empty glass had barely hit the table when the waitress showed up to ask if I wanted a refill.

 460 characters

Jared Coffin House in Nantucket, MA
Place rating: 4.25 out of 5 with 3 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.