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33 Main Street, Amesbury, MA 01913-2802
978-388-1950
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 25
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    Very good
  • 7
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  • 4
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good evening out with the boys

We've come here occasionally as part of our monthly get togethers -- four 50'ish college roommates. Variety of excellent beers on draft, though two beers are likely to cost you $12-$15. We had a nachos appetizer and each ordered a burger or sandwich of some type. I liked the fish wrap a lot. Fresh... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
darklance
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North Andover, Massachusetts
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

Recommended restaurant by the hotel staff. It did not disappoint. I had a lovely coffee porter with a shrimp and scallop salad. Baby spinach, roasted beets, whole pickled onions (about the size of ping pong ball), feta cheese and balsamic dressing. It was a perfect ratio of all the ingredients and I loved the way the warm shrimp and scallops... More 

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North Andover, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We've come here occasionally as part of our monthly get togethers -- four 50'ish college roommates. Variety of excellent beers on draft, though two beers are likely to cost you $12-$15. We had a nachos appetizer and each ordered a burger or sandwich of some type. I liked the fish wrap a lot. Fresh and tasty. Attentive, friendly service from... More 

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Portsmouth, NH
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89 reviews 89 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Food was average at best, prices were high. Great beer list but tricky pricing on those beers. Be aware you might be paying a lot for only a little. Too bad because the atmosphere seemed nice...bathrooms a little icky though. Would not go back.

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Had lunch and appetizers, good food , stuffed clams very tasty, would recommend to anyone for a local treat

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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277 reviews 277 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

A Quaint pub type restaurant. We climbed the stairs and ate up top next to a small window. It had a great view of the Dam with water flowing like the falls. So pretty. They have great food and many brews too. We got their famous Burger with grilled onions and swiss cheese. It was amazing.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

In town to visit family and we stopped here for dinner... Despite the crazy weather, the place was packed! I had a Classic Belgian Sour Beer ( my favorite), French onion soup and the Steak Frites for an entree. Everything was well prepared, but a bit salty. Service was slow, but friendly. We will go back and try the Poutine!

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Seabrook, New Hampshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We ate here on a cold and rainy day. The pub fare was perfect for the afternoon and the atmosphere was cozy. They have some great food and an interesting selection. Though it is not traditional pub eats, it is remarkably good. The beer selection alone makes this place a must visit.

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Davie, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I really enjoyed the selections on the menu. This was the type of restaurant where your read the menu and you KNOW everything must be good and you want to order everything. I was not disappointed! I tried a little of everyone's food in my party and it was great. No wait on New Year's Eve for us. This place... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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317 reviews 317 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Not always sure if you can bring kids in pubs...this is a great setting. TVs for games. Big tables and booths for families and friends. The menu! This was so hard. My husband loved his pulled pork grilled cheese. I started with lemon chicken soup - delicious. Went healthy with beet salad, but that was a tough decision seeing all... More 

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Amesbury, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

What happened to the old fries ? Also skimping on the quesadilla plate now and prices up .:( I guess they know they have a good spot .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 33 Main Street, Amesbury, MA 01913-2802
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Amesbury
  • Phone Number: 978-388-1950

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?