Union Station Brewery

4.2
130 Reviews
$30 and under
American
Located in the heart of Providence’s downtown district, our former train station-turned-brew pub features classic pub fare, exceptional craft beers from all around New England, and a select few of our own award-winning beers that are brewed on site.

Nestled inside a courtyard that is a popular place to dine in the warmer months, you will feel the pulse of Providence but experience the warmth and charm of a neighborhood establishment. Our high ceilings, exposed brick and dark wood throughout provide unique character and ambiance.


Whether you are a local Rhode Islander or visiting Providence for a convention, vacation, business meeting, sporting event or concert, we welcome you to USB!

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Contact tracing information collected
What 130 people are saying
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4.2based on recent ratings
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87% of people would recommend it to a friend
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JUDYB
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We decided to go here because we needed someplace close to our hotel that we could walk to, and we are so happy we did. service was great, and the food was delicious! we will be heading over to UnionStation Brewery again!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3food4service1ambience3

Food was good, but the service could have been better. Waiter was slow and didn’t pay much attention to us after we ordered food.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall1food1service1ambience2

The hostess sat us down and nobody ever came over to wait on us. After 15 minutes we got up and left.

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vipDCDiner
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall2food1service3ambience3

Go for the beer, skip the food. Nachos, wings, etc are awful. Pretty bad when a beer joint can’t pull off basic bar food.

JV
vipJulieV
Detroit
29 reviews
Dined on June 2, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Nothing special. Nothing bad. Good place to grab a quick bite.

JL
JaiceL
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience5

Great food (one of the best burgers I've had actually), and great beer selections. However the service was extremely slow. Took 5 minutes to order our beer,, but almost 30 minutes to order our food. Food came quick after ordered, but then took 30-40 minutes to get our check after we had to ask for it. So unless you have 2 hours to kill, I wouldn't recommend. However, if you do the food, beer, and good times with friends is worth it.

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shanene49er
New England
1 review
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

We were able to eat outside which was great, however the people at the table behind ours kept smoking - which was really inconsiderate. The food was delicious, and the beer was also very good. We are mug club members and love USB!

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LizzieB
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was great. The service was excellent. It was awesome to get to hear live music again!!!

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RichardR
New England
2 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great stop. Solid beers, nice can selection, limited menu, but the food is very good! Staff is outstanding.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
2 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall2food3service5ambience2

Our experience started off great until we got our food and drinks. It was extremely loud, and my wife who is young (23F) had trouble with the noise so much she got a giant migraine. The drinks were okay (a bit watered down) and the food was okay but the portions were extreme inconsistent. It was okay but we won’t be returning. The service however was great however!

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on May 6, 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience3

The waitress was drunk. Messed up the order and drinks after being corrected and confirming twice. One person in the kitchen with no front house help. Would not return.

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LoriB
New England
1 review
Dined on May 2, 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience3

I have to say that my husband and I were very disappointed in our most recent visit. Service was horrible, had to flag down servers to ask for another drink, pepper, etc.. My meat was ordered med rare and half of the meat was extremely rare! not a big deal, I sent half it back to be seared a little more. There were no Kalamata olives on the mediterranean salad, which I didn't notice at first, when we flagged someone down to bring the check I mentioned it, I said "Are you out of Kalamata olives?" she said " I think so." It just seemed like a very unorganized atmosphere. Not very impressed.

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HollyK
New England
1 review
Dined on May 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Servers and bartender were great. With service industry being understaffed lately the hustle is real. Food and Beer were a wonderful welcome after running 26.2 miles that morning!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on May 2, 2021
Overall3food3service1ambience4

We had a reservation and weren’t seated for about 30 minutes. We ordered everything when we sat down because we were so hungry. We ordered a pitcher of white sangria, the waitress brought us the wrong one and said if we didn’t like it she’d replace it. We didn’t like it but she never came back to ask if it was okay or to replace it. The food took about an hour and a half to come out. We were expecting a 1:00 lunch, we didn’t end up leaving there until about 4.

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GregG
Washington DC
5 reviews
Dined on May 2, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Not much to review here. After 45 minutes, we hadn't receive any food. The waitress apologized and said that there was only one person in the kitchen. We walked out. Will not be back.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on May 1, 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience3

To noisy with really bad live music
I had to yell over it to keep conversation

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LisaV
New England
2 reviews
Dined on May 1, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Excellent food and drinks. Great live music. Will be back.

JD
JohnD
New England
1 review
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

I will be back. This place was great. I specifically enjoyed the beer selection but also thought the food was top notch for a brewery.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

The food is ok. Beer is good. Location is fun

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Gaill
New England
2 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Enjoyable night out. Food was very good. Pleasant atmosphere.

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vipdessy
New England
25 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall3food4service5ambience3

Long-time patrons but haven’t been a while. Good food. Very limited menu, hoping it will expand as capacity does. Really miss their pizza. Interior is dated by a few decades. Server was terrific and gave great recommendations. Would love to see Union Station be revived a bit as the economy comes back. Fingers crossed!

SJ
vipScottyJ1964
New England
4 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience5

A really great place with a good menu, awesome drinks and great service. Very good: Our dining companions liked their entrees (Steak & Taters for him, Cubano for her), my entree (Teeve's Chicken Enchiladas) was great, the wings app (with House BBQ sauce) was very good. The meh: My girlfriend's salad with shrimp was disappointing - it was basically lettuce and shrimp, the Spinach & Artichoke Dip app was also disappointing - it tasted like cream cheese and not at all like spinach or artichoke. USB was also lacking in GF options - they had some but not many. Our server was attentive, knowledgeable and proactive. While I think we'll be back, it would seal the deal if USB kicked up their GF options.

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OpenTable Diner
New England
6 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always good beer and great atmosphere. Love the location too

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vipOpenTable Diner
Miami
9 reviews
Dined on April 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great evening, cute spot, food was on point, friendly staff. Feels small town in the city. Will go back for sure.

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vipMAGGIEP
New England
6 reviews
Dined on April 15, 2021
Overall2food4service5ambience5

Had dinner with a couple of friends. Waitress was awesome. Food was good. Typical pub fare. Spent a lot of money for dinner, which is fine. What wasn’t good was after spending over $200 dollars. We paid $18 dollars for parking!!! We even went back in to see if something was wrong with our ticket, mind you there was 3 of us who parked. We were told it would be a $5 dollar charge because we ate at the Union Station Brewery. Total lie. Won’t be going there again.

JM
vipJosephM
New England
17 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Excellent!!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
6 reviews
Dined on April 9, 2021
Overall5food3service3ambience3

Food was good

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DebV
New England
1 review
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server was very nice. He brought us a beer sample to try before we ordered. The lemon hibiscus is one of their own brews and it was delicious. The food was reasonably priced with much to choose from. The veggie burger was so good! The ambiance in there is great. We had an awesome time.

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NekeshaA
New England
1 review
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I haven’t been anywhere where you can actually be yourself. I most definitely will be back

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Jebbs
Naples
2 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great place to hang out with a beer flight and appetizer (I recommend the fried mozzarella triangles) while listening to some live music! The staff were all great—will definitely return!

EJ
EJ0926
New England
2 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience5

Great food. Great service until our food came. After that, we saw our waiter one more time, which was unfortunate because we were looking to order more drinks and eventually just asked a different waitress to ring us out. On our way out, we saw our waiter sitting at a table, possibly on break. Just wish we knew he was going on break and who was possibly helping us because it didn’t seem like anyone was assigned to take over.

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Joanna
New England
1 review
Dined on March 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious beers, great food & it was so awesome to hear live music! Thanks for a great night!

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Realldeal
New England
1 review
Dined on March 19, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Dinner and an show for St. Pat's weekend. Tried some new beers from the beerlist and food was delicious! Nice set up and the band The Pourmen from New Bedford were great! Good selection of songs.

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AlyssaC
New England
1 review
Dined on March 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great music! Food was very good and a large assortment of craft beers. Cool place!

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Mozzarella sticks I’ve ever had .

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OpenTable Diner
New England
2 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

It was my partner’s birthday and I listed that on the Open Table reservation and the hostess mentioned something when we walked in but that was all. I was hoping for (nothing free) a dessert, drink or some sort of recognition that it was a special occasion but nothing happened. I wasn’t expecting singing or anything like that but a Happy Birthday at the end or when the check was dropped would have been much appreciated. I won’t be celebrating other special occasions there which is too bad because the food was good.

Everything else was pretty good but they should step up acknowledging special occasions.

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Sarah
New England
3 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome place with great beers! 10/10 would recommend a visit!

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Christopher
New England
1 review
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall3food2service2ambience2

I had booked a table for the live entertainment purposes and when asking a question about locating a more suitable I was faced with hostility and sarcasm that I felt was unwarranted. The nachos were pretty bad too. I dont see myself coming back. And thats alright. Good luck with your business

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Maureen
New England
1 review
Dined on February 26, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Everything was ok, place and bathrooms were dirty. Not like in past.
Doesn’t cost anything to clean up!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Super friendly and attentive service.

FAQs

Union Station Brewery offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (401) 274-2739.

Union Station Brewery is rated 4.2 stars by 130 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.