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Palmers Restaurant & Tavern

18 Elm St, Andover, MA 01810-3633
+1 978-470-1606
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
“crab cakes” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Elm St, Andover, MA 01810-3633
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I hosted a rehearsal dinner in the upstairs dining room last week, and we received many compliments from the guests. They loved the setting, the food, and the drinks. The ambience was perfect....classy without being stuffy. We were impressed by the exceptional...More

Thank MountainsVT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Albeit a little too noisy when the upstairs is full (they have partition drapes that should get pulled) food, wine and service was excellent. Friendly greeter was a great start to a fun night.

Thank SR-1007
Reviewed May 4, 2018

We had a delicious dinner and enjoyed the entertainment last evening at Palmers. My husband ordered Meatloaf and it was wonderful. I ordered the Scallop special and they were cooked to perfection. Juicy, tasty and so fresh. We had two waitresses attending to us and...More

Thank Beverly M
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Palmers has multiple seating options, sit in restaurant or bar stool tables. Menu is varied and suits vegetarians or meat eaters. Good beer menu, handwritten which indicates a flexible approach to select popular and seasonal offerings. Friendly service and reasonable prices.

Thank Nigel_Jacqui
Reviewed December 30, 2017

My husband and I have been to this restaurant numerous times. The food and service is always great with reasonable prices.

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed December 27, 2017

We came here for an office holiday lunch as did a lot of other people. Service is good, food is good. Since they were so busy they didn't have enough menus and had a hand written special - I think you could step it up...More

Thank SMR_2
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Nice place, good pricing Pub menu Old School feel. Music on certain night which is nice touch Nice, would go there again !

Thank davidkoulouris
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner tonight and had the WORST experience ever. If I could give a 0 I would. We waited 30 minutes to order drinks, an additional hour for our food, was told the delay was due to an unhappy customer only to later...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

had incredible salmon. staff was very nice and receptive. food was very good this is in the restaurant. i have had the tavern food also. that is what i prefer. the tavern food is very good. thank you. alao the music also compliments the food...More

Thank travel t
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We arranged with Kelley of Palmers a surprise birthday/retirement party. Kelley was great to work with and the night was simply perfect. The food was fantastic. The salmon was terrific and the lasagna was even better and everyone raved about the food. Service was also...More

Thank Frank P
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February 18, 2016|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. You may have to ask the server to outline them for you but they have plenty of options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $36
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Elm St, Andover, MA 01810-3633
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Andover
  • Phone Number: +1 978-470-1606
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