Clintons Bar and Grille
The detailed contempoary American menu leaves plenty of options for any of our guests' palates ranging from the ever popular butternut squash raviolis to our deliciously tender filet. Come experience a little slice of the city on High Street.
A few minutes after arriving the hostess came over to say the high top we reserved is still occupied and would we want a booth. She was so sweet and accommodating. It gets better. Our estrus was the best. She described the entrees so wonderfully. You could picture the meal. Unfortunately three of us ordered the clams only to find out you had run out. We choose another option and it was delicious! Thank you
Another great meal here tonight. On a Saturday night, was packed and I must say was too loud for complete enjoyment. I prefer coming during the week to avoid the noise. So, keep that in mind if you're looking for a quiet dinner. That said, glad we came as the chow was its normal awesomeness.
We enjoyed a Caprese Salad, Goat Cheese Salad, Parm Fries (always served piping hot... so good), Scallops, and the new preparation of their Pork Chop (highly recommended). A bottle of vino and great service.
We love this place!
The Clinton Grill never disappoints. The food, the service and the ambiance is always top notch. However, it is noisy when there is a group in the loft or at the bar. Aside from that, the Clinton Grill is my go-to place for casual lunches and celebratory dinners.
Really enjoyed all our food selections - unusual twists and very tasty! I had mussels, but they were green New Zealand mussels, which you don't find around here, and the broth was very good.
Excellent Meal and Service, great Mother's Day celebration.
Always excellent food and service, love this place
Way too noisy. I may go back when the weather is warm enough to sit outside. Should I be asked for a recommendation I would suggest wearing earplugs and don't expect to have a conversation.
Love it there. It is very loud inside, so if you are looking for a quiet dinner, this may not be your place. The food is outstanding, definitely on the pricier side which makes it a place we can only enjoy a few times of the year, but I feel the quality is worth it.
We absolutely love the food at Clinton bar and grill! Would like to see other choices on the menu. The food is always top notch- they certainly aim to please their customers
What a pleasant surprise to find an upscale restaurant of this caliber in the small town of Clinton. My meal (green salad with pears and warm goat cheese followed by pizza with portobello mushrooms and spinach) was a perfect lunch with lots left over for another meal at home. I would love to come back and try more of the options offered on their extensive menu.
It was great!
Excellent food and great service.
Great food and service. Perhaps a glass partition placed between the bar and dining room could cut down on the noise level without impairing the visual.
I also strongly feel the cost is $$$ not $$.
I have never had a bad meal at Clinton's & they're usually exceptional. This time I took a friend who had never been and immediately she loved the atmosphere. The refreshing special drinks down to the huge Angus burgers & Arugula salad were all perfect! Our server was on point. I will be back again!
The food was outstanding for this type of restaurant. I had one of the best Caesar Salads I have ever had and I almost always order one at every restaurant I visit. Had it not been for the incredibly loud noise level, I would have given this restaurant a five star rating. Something needs to be done to mitigate the sound level. It is nearly impossible to hear the server or someone at your own table.
Absolutely one of our favorite dining spots and it immediately becomes a favorite of anyone who we bring there. Diverse menu - everything prepared fresh. Food quality is excellent. Service is great. Highly recommend.
Wonderful food, great ambiance and excellent service!
It was love at first sight! The decor, the energy, the table arrangement, and the beautiful bar all were amazing! My dining partner had Chicken Marsala and he said it was the best he had ever had! My short ribs were so tender and tasty - I cut them with my fork!
It was a bit noisy as there was a party going on upstairs, but it just added (in a good way) to the great energy to the place. I loved it, and will go back - it's worth the 30-minute trip from my home!
Simply love this restaurant 💕
We were very impressed the food and atmosphere was fantastic. We had reservations at 7:45 and unfortunately we weren’t sat till 8:20 at a high top in the bar area. This would not affect my decision to return. We think it’s a very nice addition to the Main Street of Clinton ma.
Always awesome that’s why we keep going back. It’s a hidden gem!
We had an outstanding meal. We shared a wedge salad, my husband had the chicken Marsala, and I had the filet. The food was outstanding! The service was exquisite! The noise level in there was atrocious. I had to scream to talk to my husband right next to me. And the air conditioning was surely working!! It was freezing in there.
I highly recommend. We’ve eaten here a dozen times and each time was an excellent experience - the food is very good qualiry and reasonably priced and generous portions. Sometimes it can get crowded on weekend evenings so make a reservation. The servers are attentive and occasionally irreverent but overall way above average.
The food and service are wonderful, every time! We've never been disappointed. It's our "go to" and a place I enjoy recommending to people. My martini is ALWAYS perfect! Do yourself a favor and treat yourself to this charm.
Food is always consistently delicious!
We did ask the waitress to take her time with our courses, but she could have been a lot more attentive to our drinks. We went to the bar ourselves at one point.
Thanks Ilias for your time and conversation!
Always great food and pleasant, prompt service!
Such an excellent spot. Upon entry, hard to miss Albert (the manager) right at the front desk. He oversees the operation and keeps a watchful eye on the dining room to ensure that all is going as it should.
Our meal was excellent, as usual. The fries, perfect... served hot. Scallop app... fantastic. The goat cheese salad, fresh and perfectly dressed. My son has a passion for the chicken parm served with pasta. A giant portion... so good. I tried the pan roasted chicken for the first time... a nice piece of chicken, meaty and excellent.
Nice wine by the glass and attentive service. I like being able to get excellent chow in a casual setting.
Enjoyed lunch with friends. Delicious salads, good wine and tasty mules. Our waitress was terrific. She wa friendly and attentive without being intrusive. This is our go to place for both lunch and dinner when in Clinton.
Food was awesome, Stephanie our waitress was excellent in sharing the menu's specials and chef's top dishes. Be sure to ask the pricing on specials or may be surprised.
We come 2-3 times a month. Everything is consistently outstanding. Ricky the bar manager is especially welcoming and his recommendations are always spot on. Lots of favorites including the rack of lamb and salmon, all the salads. FRIED CLAMS ARE BACK! Save room for the bread pudding!
We were seated timely. The staff is friendly and personable. The atmosphere is lively and fun. Our drinks and food were exceptional. Would highly recommend.
Dinner was delicious. All 4 of us really enjoyed our food. The host was friendly and made sure our request for a booth was taken care of.
But our waitress Kelsey made the experience awesome!! She was friendly and very knowledgeable and gave us her suggestions and raved about the chef and menu. She was very busy but made sure she checked on us and that we had everything we needed.
We will definitely be back to Clintons bar and grille!
I found it to be a little loud. Not sure what you could do about that. Certainly will return
As always the Clinton Grille did not disappoint. We had to change our reservation at the last minute to add 1 more person and they went out of their way to accommodate us despite the late notice on a very busy Saturday night. Our guest - a relative who we hadn't seen for years - had never been to the Clinton Grille before and they were very impressed with the food and the service. We stayed at the table longer than we normally would have and longer than they would have liked but they did not pressure us to leave. Very appreciated.
It’s always great at Clinton’s. The food, atmosphere and service are always top notch.
Very good food, bartender Rich was awesome but blew his nose and then served me a beer with a lime shoved in it and never washed his hands...
Our out-of-state guests were very impressed by Clinton’s. Everything was just right. I’ m so happy that there’s such a good local restaurant.
Not what I expected. I had heard many good things about this place, but my experience was just mediocre. I would not rush back. I have had much better meals elsewhere. Don’t know what the hype is about.
We feel so fortunate to have been recommended Clinton Bar and Grille by a friend. The environment is date night beautiful whether you are sitting in main area or at the bar/high tops. The MatreD and the servers are so utterly welcoming that you feel like you are a friend of the owner. Finally, the food was just amazing. Our table of four all ordered different starters, salads and mains - everyone was thrilled about their meal. Not only would I recommend it to a friend, I will be taking all of my out of town guests Clinton Bar and Grille.