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Samuel's At The Andover Inn

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American, Contemporary
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4 Chapel Avenue, Andover, MA 01810 (Main Street)
978-775-4910
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Beautiful restaurant, excellent food!

I lived in Andover for 6 years and always wanted to try Samuel's, but for some reason I didn't get around to it until I moved! My boyfriend and I regularly seek out unique places and places with history, and Samuel's did not disappoint. The restaurant is beautiful, comfortable and in a very quiet... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
stacey2478
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Boston, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I lived in Andover for 6 years and always wanted to try Samuel's, but for some reason I didn't get around to it until I moved! My boyfriend and I regularly seek out unique places and places with history, and Samuel's did not disappoint. The restaurant is beautiful, comfortable and in a very quiet location, we were in love with... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Very well done dishes, good selection of beer and wine. Perfect service. The haddock dishes are superb.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

What a hidden gem. We had the crab cakes, clam chowder, and i had beets and goat cheese salad and everything was delicious. My husband had jumbolia and I had asparagus with spaghetti squash and tomatoes with a side of gnocchi and they were 10 out of 10. Our waiter, Jeff was attentive, kind, very responsive and one of the... More 

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WHGGuestService, General Manager at Samuel's At The Andover Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Samuel's at the Andover Inn. Our team and I greatly appreciate your comments! Our Chefs have been known for their creative plate presentations, particularly on the nightly features. Thank you again for your business. Warm Regards, Stephan Amesoeder General Manager More 

Naugatuck, Connecticut
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I recently had a business lunch at Samuels, the staff was very professional and attentive. Food was fantastic, suggest the fried oyster BLT! Want to go back and relax at the bar and try their selection of Microsoft brews.

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Andover, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Samuel's is a great place for drinks with friends--has a pleasant, relaxed atmosphere. Good food also, but high prices limit it to "special occasion" status. We also had a special lunch here and were disappointed in the service, but they had just reopened after remodeling & new management, so maybe hadn't worked out the kinks yet.

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WHGGuestService, General Manager at Samuel's At The Andover Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive review on TripAdvisor. We greatly appreciate your business. I hope that you and your family have the chance to visit us again soon as we have updated our menu and strive for a memorable experience for each visitor. Happy Holidays! Stephan Amesoeder General Manager Andover Inn More 

Philadelphia
Top Contributor
195 reviews 195 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This was a nice, lively but not noisy place for a group dinner on a recent weekend evening. There are some unusual items on the menu-- for example, try the brisket sliders-- very tasty. Most of my pals seemed happy with their choices, but I was a tad disappointed in a soup that was described as a "stew," but which... More 

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New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Stayed at the Andover Inn, arrived late and decided to try the restaurant. We had a really enjoyable time - great atmosphere, food and service.

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WHGGuestService, General Manager at Samuel's At The Andover Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your business and nice feedback on TripAdvisor. We know you have a choice of fine restaurants in the Andover area and we certainly appreciate you are choosing Samuel's at the Andover Inn! Regards, Stephan Amesoeder General Manager, Andover Inn More 

Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Loved the atmosphere and food! Great selection on menu. It was wonderful having a good restaurant at the Inn.

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WHGGuestService, General Manager at Samuel's At The Andover Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Samuel's Restaurant at the Andover Inn. We truly appreciate you taking the time to post your very encouraging comments on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you again soon. Warm Regards, Stephan Amesoeder General Manager, Andover Inn More 

North Carolina
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

We had a fish and chips lunch here recently. Billed as haddock... a very (actually too) generous portion, but the fish was not the freshest and the batter coating and fries were EXTREMELY salty and Slaw had a fishy taste to it.

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WHGGuestService, General Manager at Samuel's At The Andover Inn, responded to this review

Dear ThreeRosettes70, Thank you for visiting Samuel's Restaurant for lunch! We greatly appreciate your feedback on TripAdvisor; comments like yours help us to constantly improve our offerings. I do apologize or the inconvenience we may have caused you. I have shared your observations with our Chef who will review the preparation of this dish immediately. Let me assure you that... More 

Andover, Massachusetts
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Where do you go for a delicious burger, or a cold microbrew beer, or a fantastic salad, or a nice piece of fish in a warm, relaxing and friendly space? Samuel's at the Andover Inn! This has become a regular for me and I suggest it to local friends as well as guests from out of town. The staff is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 Chapel Avenue, Andover, MA 01810
    (Main Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Andover
  • Phone Number: 978-775-4910

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?