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Colonel Blackinton Inn - Attleboro
Colonel Blackinton Inn - Attleboro
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Colonel Blackinton Inn - Attleboro Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.colblackintoninn.com/menu.html
  • Phone: (508) 222-6022
  • Hours of Operation: Brunch: Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm; Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:00pm; Dinner:
    Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday and Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American, Italian, Seafood
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Wine
  • Catering: We offer Thanksgivings meals to be picked up- Please call the restaurant for more details.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 203 North Main Street
  • Public Transit: Attleboro Train Station
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: We offer complimentary Valet Parking during dinner hours.
A word from Colonel Blackinton Inn - Attleboro
Join us for dinner at the Colonel Blackinton Inn. Our charming dining rooms are open seven days a week in Attleboro, MA serving Lunch and Dinner. Brunch is served on Sunday. We use only the freshest seafood and prime cuts of Black Angus beef. In addition to our regular menu, we offer Daily Specials. On Friday and Saturday evenings, the Inn also features a 32 Oz. Prime Rib and whole Lobsters prepared in a variety of ways. **During the spring and summer months, there will be outdoor dining on our sunny terrace.

The inn offers two private dining areas- each have a private bathroom and gas fireplace. The Carriage House accommodating functions of 20-55 guests. The small private dining room can accommodates 13 -20 guests. We also have an option of renting our entire facility for 100 people-including the main restaurant, Carriage House & Patio. We could accommodate up to 100 guests.
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Diner Reviews
  • "The Colonel Blackinton Inn is a rare find in this area. We like the way the dining rooms are small with each about 5 to 7 tables. We ate inside even though it was a nice evening but we enjoyed the quiet antique rooms. Outside the dining was beautiful with a "Frank Sinatra" singer. This type of restaurant is very nice with good food and ambiance. Wish we had more like this in the area. The food we ordered was delicious and service was excellent. We were there on a weeknight early so we had a lot of attention. Highly recommend the Colonel Blackinton Inn."
    Dined on 7/7/2014
  • "This was one of the best restaurants I have dined at. I loved everything about it. First class and impressive from beginning to end. I cannot say enough about it. Very well managed and attentive to every detail."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "Always a delightful time dining here. Have generally come for brunches - the food is always very good and service is friendly and attentive."
    Dined on 3/23/2014
  • "Thank you for a lovely brunch dining experience. We dined with long time friends- wonderful to catch up & chat and not feel rushed or interrupted. Thank you!"
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "I brought 2 friends to try Colonel Blackinton Inn and they were duly impressed. The food was terrific and the service was wonderful. I would highly recommend this restaurant for a memorable dining experience."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Had a great dinners of steak, bake stuffed shrimp and trout along with music on the patio."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "I wanted to take my friend for a special meal to celebrate her birthday, and it turned out even better than hoped. The food and service were great, especially that tasty shrimp cocktail. We decided to come again soon for shrimp, salad and wine on the patio some nice summer evening. It was the perfect way to celebrate a special occasion."
    Dined on 6/24/2014
  • "excellent food, service, and location. Very quaint and private with small rooms to dine in. You almost feel like you're eating all alone."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • " My wife's dinner was excellent.She had the baked stuffed lobster,a little pricey but very delicious. Unfortunately,I was disappointed in the scrod dinner that I ordered.It was a huge piece,it was very bland,and the Caesar salad I ordered to start with was kind of wilted.the service was subperb,and the dessert we ordered hit the spot because of the lackluster dinner that I had. We will still go back,I will stay away from the scrod."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "We go to col. Blackington not often enough good service and food."
    Dined on 6/9/2014
  • "Fabulous location for a business luncheon. We had a semi-private room (did get a little noisy at times) but very well appointed. Our waiter was very informative and engaging. Food was wonderful. Overall a great time."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Colonel Blackinton has been our go-to restaurant for special occasions. This occasion was my special friend's 85th birthday celebration. She LOVED it, all of it, food, service, ambiance. My husband and I have never been disappointed at the Colonel Blackinton. "
    Dined on 6/5/2014
  • "I had a friend visiting from out of state and wanted to take her someplace special for dinner. Colonel Blackinton's Inn met my greatest expectations. The ambience made the experience most enjoyable and the food was just wonderful with an abundance of everything. I must complement the service as our waitress was lovely and extremely professional. I would highly recommend the restaurant to family and friends, and I look forward to having lunch and/or dinner at the Inn again. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "A great place for a nice dinner out. Treat yourself and family or friends to a great dinner at a charming and elegant dining experience. Love the food, its worth the money when you want that special place to go. We have been many times and have never been disappointed. Make reservations well in advance and don't plan on waiting in the bar before dinner as there really isn't one as many patrons eat in the small eight to ten seater bar. It is probably the only thing missing, a nice sized bar area but it is a minor issue. Outside patio is nice on a warm summer nite and Sunday brunch is also the best. Enjoy!"
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "The lovely quiet atmosphere of this inn makes for a delightful evening out. The food was good - even very good - just not great. The included dinner salad was, in my view, skimpy. I would like them to include a bit nicer salad or not include it at all. Dinners were not inexpensive (the veal "special" was north of $40.) and, in my view, the food was not in line with the price. I also don't like when a waiter fails to mention the price of a special - especially when it is priced above most items on the menu. I have to believe that they rely on folks being too embarrassed to ask. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "We went to celebrate our 5th anniversary and asked for a quiet area. Although we could only get 5:30 reservations the same day they were able to give us a very romantic spot is a small room. The room is decorated with original art depicting typical New England scenes. There was a rose at every table. We both had seafood scampi which was delicious. It had large pieces of lobster as well as shrimp and scallops in it. The portion size was plenty. The waiter, Bernard, was personable and gave us just the right amount of attention. "
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "Brunch menu and omelet bar had great selections. jazz combo terrific as usual. Service (restaurant and valet) was exceptional."
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Great dining experience!! The inn is welcoming and elegant. The menu will have you wanting everything on it. You will not be disappointed! Can't wait to return!"
    Dined on 5/24/2014
  • "Our Sunday Brunch was fabulous! I found your restaurant through Open Table and it was perfect spot for 8 people from different parts of the state to meet. The reviews were great so we gave it a try. The ambiance, the food, the service - PERFECT ! The Inn screams "Cozy in New England"! We will certainly go back soon."
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "Thought I knew what I wanted on the menu until the specials were described. Then I wanted each special. It was very hard to choose, however the final entree choice was excellent. Apps and desert were also great. Will definitely being going back soon."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "We had a post graduation luncheon on a day which started with horrendous weather and ending up being a simply gorgeous afternoon! The Blckinton Inn delivered a very special treat. Our party was in a private room within the Inn with our own private bathroom!! The waitstaff was very attentive to all of our needs throughout the afternoon. The food selection was extensive- all dishes were well prpepared and presented. We have eaten here before and found everything from the food to the service to be very consistent. Would recommend The Colonel Blackinton Inn to anyone looking for a fabulous dining experience! And free valet parking to boot!!! "
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "We stopped here by chance a few years ago. We keep returning 8-10 times a year. We are always welcomed, accommodated, and treated as special guests. The historic surroundings are beautiful, the gardens are colorful, comfortable (for a drink outside or a light snack.) The attention to details inside and out make this a special evening and the food is excellent. Stop for a quick bite at the bar for casual or dress for an evening out...it all works. Have not had occasion to use the group facilities...but I would... "
    Dined on 5/15/2014
  • "As always - the Colonel did not disappoint! I have introduced many new fans to him!"
    Dined on 5/14/2014
  • "Our family of four went to celebrate a birthday. My picky 14 yr. old ate every bit of his meal, and wished he had more. This is quite rare... My husband and i both had the salmon, and it was outstanding. Our waiter Bernard was so helpful with his recommendations. We thoroughly enjoyed our dinners and will be back soon. It was raining pretty hard when we left. The valet service was great and we had our car in less than 2 minutes!"
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "Lobster should be on the menu all summer. My husband had it for dinner. It was displayed on the plate like you would see on tv on a cooking channel. It was baked in the oven and he said it was delicious . I had Prime Rib with horseradish sauce on the side. The meat was so tender and cooked to perfection. This restaurant also has beautiful bedrooms to stay overnight or longer. The atmosphere in the bedrooms is so relaxing. It is not like a hotel. It is charming. You have helped everyone else in your life. It is now time to treat yourself ."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "I frequent this restaurant often. On a normal night or Sunday for brunch there is rarely anything to complain about. I went for Easter and this past weekend for Mother's Day. Easter was fine, however I was very disappointed to find the exact same menu for Mother's Day (especially with only 2 offerings for children). Last year they offered special appetizers that were amazing in addition to the pre-set menu. At this visit the french toast was soggy and the eggs benedict was overcooked. I would return for a regular meal but will need to find somewhere else for special events if they don't change up the menu and take more care cooking the food properly even on busy days."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "A cousin had a second wedding there and raved about it. We decided to take our mother for an early Mother's Day dinner. Slow, uninterested service. Waiter spent most of night talking to his friends at mext table. Food good but not great. Had to ask for bread, water and check. Frustrating for a 90 year old mom. Even the valet was slow. Not worth the price or distance. Patriot Place has better choices."
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "The food was excellent. Love the atmosphere. Always a pleasure to dine there."
    Dined on 5/8/2014
  • "A well run establishment in all respects. Quality food, service and atmosphere."
    Dined on 4/27/2014
  • "The Blackinton is my all-time favorite restaurant for special occasions. The food is delicious, the service is impeccable, and the historic home provides a charming and quintessentially "New England" setting. "
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "Cloth chairs were stained. Food cold. I eat there only because of convenience for my eldey friend."
    Dined on 4/17/2014
  • "Chef Alex's Presentation and choices were Outstanding. {He should have his own TV show, but he seems to humble.} (portions were actually a little to generous )The Staff were all very Attentive and charming, AND Bernard was Professional, Knowledgeable, Entertaining and Unforgettable. We had a Relaxing and wonderful evening. Thank you to everyone involved. Tom W NEK VT."
    Dined on 4/11/2014
  • "We were thrilled to once again have Bernard as our server. He ranks among one of the best servers I've ever encountered. HIs professionalism, passion for the food he serves & attention to details are tops!"
    Dined on 4/10/2014
  • "Our party of four enjoyed the Sunday brunch. Omelets made to order, Belgian waffles, and fresh fruit are the highlights. Two varieties of quiche and an assortment of baked goods round out the menu. Both the bloody Marys and mimosas were spicy and tasty respectively. An added touch is the Sunday jazz duo, the music was just the right volume to be able to enjoy both the music and table conversation. Because the restaurant is actually in a historic house, the small rooms for dining make any occasion feel intimate and special. Service was attentive."
    Dined on 4/6/2014
  • "Love the food and great atmosphere! Our group had a great time and enjoyed the wine list too!"
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "This restaurant used to be the ultimate fine dining establishment in the area. I have visited it a number of times over the last 8 years or so. With a 7pm reservation for 2 we were packed into a small room were my wife had to sit practically into the front foyer. The other rooms were not even 1/2 filled. The restaurant has an extensive menu but they insist on offering about a 1/2 dozen specials that don't live up to there hype ( the stuffed lobster was tasteless) My Filet Mignon was ordered med rare and came out charred and med well. Had hoped for a quiet evening with excellent food and ambience but receive mediocre food and a tired setting. This restaurant needs a rejuvenation of the former quality and dining experience."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "Food was mostly very good with the exception of the stuffed shrimp which was rubbery and came with a mound of starchy mashed potatoes. A bit pricey. Soft drinks are $4, come in a small glass filled with ice, and refills are another $4. Service was very good. The ambiance is very nice."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "ALWAYS LOVE DINING HERE. HAVE HAD GREAT FOOD AND IT HAS A WARM AMBIANCE. RECOMMEND IT HIGHLY."
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "experience was great, only draw back was a child screaming for the whole first hour we were there. No appropriate for you style of restaurant."
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "The food and service are top notch. We always enjoy ourselves."
    Dined on 3/27/2014