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Samuel's At The Andover Inn

American, Bar, Contemporary
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4 Chapel Ave, Andover, MA 01810-4125 (Main Street)
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For lunch, at least, the atmosphere is enjoyably calm, as is the setting on this private school campus. The food is decent, especially the burgers which are actually quite good. Sometimes the service is slow although the staff has always been helpful and personable.

Thank Ron H
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived later than expected at Andover Inn and we decided to try Samuel's for dinner. What a fantastic surprise it turned out to be! All four of us were pleased with the service from start to finish and the quality of the food was excellent. The Haddock coated in cracker crumbs was very fresh and flavorful and the chicken was... More 

Thank Bill A
New York
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Accommodated us last minute so we could eat with our children's friends and didn't rush us out the door. Was easy to chat and relax and enjoy dinner after a hectic day.

Thank Margaritaville1
Andover, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with a group from work for lunch. We all loved our orders and the waitress was very nice and helpful with any questions we had on the menu.

1 Thank foundtherightone
Exeter, New Hampshire
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten several times at Samuels. I have found the food to be great. One plate I love is the short ribs, the meat was falling off the bone and would just melt in my mouth. The service is equally great, they keep checking on our needs, making sure our drinks are taken care of. The food prices are reasonable... More 

1 Thank DrPJA
Raymore, Missouri
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went last night for dinner and drinks. They have a nice wine list with a 9oz option for some of the wines by the glass. I had their summer salad which was Arugula and Chopped Romaine with Almond Crusted Fried Goat Cheese, Shaved Fennel, Grape Tomatoes, Matchstick Potatoes, Alfalfa Sprouts, and Basil-Raspberry Vinaigrette. And for my entree I had... More 

2 Thank Andilyn75
Andover, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Have been to Samuel's a number of times and have been very happy every time. Love the new bar and dining room. Food is very good at reasonable price points. Much more crowded which makes for an upbeat atmosphere. Have been to Samuel's for special occasions and just meeting friends. Always a great dinner!

1 Thank L S
Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Not our first visit, but first to the dining room with friends other than work colleagues. Although off-season (it's on the campus of a private school whose students - and wealthy parents - had already fled to the riviera) the bar and dining areas were both lively and welcoming. Not a shorts and t-shirt restaurant the atmosphere and wait staff... More 

2 Thank Mike I
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The food was good, but a little on the expensive side. Samuel's cannot be beat for convenience, friendly and helpful wait staff, and attentive service. To be fair, we were there on a very quiet night so I would expect good service!

2 Thank Kevin T
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123 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Samuel's is a real hidden treasure nestled within the charming and quaint Andover Inn. The menu is chock full of New England's finest, chowder, lobster crepes and a pretty good burger. The crab cake is superb and the crepes are extraordinarily delicious. I highly recommend both. They make a really good French Martini and have plenty of other drink offerings... More 

3 Thank 1blkhny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $50
American, Bar, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Chapel Ave, Andover, MA 01810-4125
    (Main Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Andover
  • Phone Number: 19787754910
Enjoy "Classic New England Fare" with modern twists at Samuel's - the restaurant at Andover Inn, Andover, MA. Our restaurant features the very best local and seasonal ingredients in its dishes. In addition, taste one of the local craft beers on draft, a creative libation, or a sip from our whiskey, cognac or scotch selection.

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