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The Crow's Nest

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Gloucester, MA
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Crow's Nest

We visited because of the movie The Perfect Storm. It's an average place where locals usually go... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2015
Trnsplnt15
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Fallston, Maryland
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My husband and I were stationed at the USCG small boat station from 1989-1992 and we come back... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2014
fatrat7
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This hangout for Gloucester's locals was the bar frequented by the ill-fated fishermen of "The Perfect Storm."
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed March 17, 2015

We visited because of the movie The Perfect Storm. It's an average place where locals usually go. They were very accepting of us as "tourists", and answered a lot of our questions about the movie and the town. We were there on a rainy, cold...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2014

My husband and I were stationed at the USCG small boat station from 1989-1992 and we come back every 2 yrs for a reunion. We wanted to stay at the Crows nest for the ambience, relive a piece of OUR history and to have a...More

4  Thank fatrat7
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Reviewed July 9, 2014

I really don't have terrible things to say about the Crow's Nest, just realize that you have to lower your expectations for this place to be rated #1 or 2 in nightlife in Gloucester on TripAdvisor. It is NOT the bar from the Perfect Storm...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2014

I must admit that I was not sure what to expect after reading some of the less than favorable reviews on some other sites but my husband and I travel often and never have an issue anywhere we go so we assumed this would be...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2014

I had a chance to visit last week and have a few beers (great local draft beer) in the afternoon. Fortunately the owner was there as well as some of the fishermen that work out of Gloucester. They took the time to talk about fishing,...More

1  Thank Rick S
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Reviewed November 13, 2013

Thanks to all at the Crows nest for making us so welcome and adding to a great night. I loved looking at all the pictures on the wall of fishermen and their boats and catches. The barmaid was brilliant and the measures were good! Everyone...More

Thank Fraser R
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Reviewed September 18, 2013

I have to the people are so nice for helping us out becouse my mom was dieing I have been back home for 12 yr it was nice to be back home

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Reviewed February 19, 2013

Went there in when I had to travel to Boston to renew my CG license. Got my license done within 2 hours of getting off the plane and had time to kill. Went and stayed at a motel in Lynn and the following day made...More

1  Thank Rottiman
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Reviewed November 18, 2012

We had the opportunity to spend the night at the Crow's Nest - which played a central role in the book and movie "The Perfect Storm" - a neighborhood bar frequented by the fishermen of Gloucester, with cheap rooms above. Good time watching football, playing...More

1  Thank MassHouse
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Reviewed October 2, 2012

If you're looking for a place to stay on the cheap, this is the one! The rooms are simple, no frills, no romance here. The rooms are, however, clean and the showers hot! Water pressure is great, too. Before coming here, I read all the...More

Thank Rachel S
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