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Thwaites Market

36 Railroad St, Methuen, MA 01844-3752
+1 978-683-2429
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (52 reviews)
“pork” (17 reviews)
“pot pie” (11 reviews)
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8:00 am - 5:30 pmAll hours
36 Railroad St, Methuen, MA 01844-3752
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a family owned market that also makes some of the best pot pies and sausages. I make it a priority to order my pies in advance whenever I am heading northeast toward NH or ME, as their pies sell out quickly. I only...More

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have a variety of pies to choose from. My husband loves the pork pies and I love the chicken. They also have just veggies that are also yummy.it is a take out store.

Thank scottnancy12
Reviewed May 23, 2017

After twenty-some years living in Methuen, I just discovered this little gem for Anglophiles and others. This is a small grocery store and butcher with a selection of products from the United Kingdom. The meat pies were delicious, though slightly different from the kind I...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Not only do they have the best meat pies, the people working here are just the nicest. We go at least once week. Top notch food and employees!

1  Thank joemyluv
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We enjoy a mix of pork, tomato sausage, Italian sausage, chicken and broccoli pies. Makes for a belly warming appetizer before the big game. The pies heat up nicely on the grill, keeping the pastry crispy and filling hot.

Thank Bill V
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I tried the pork and turkey meat pies from Thwaites at the recommendation of a coworker while working in Methuen. They were both delicious. I also tried one of the Scotch eggs. I wasn't a fan of that, but I'm sure some people would find...More

Thank Joseph H
Reviewed April 18, 2017

The recipes stay the same, and the results stay the same. This place can be summed up as a place where you try it once, because a family member or a friend introduce you to these pies, and the next day, you crave more of...More

1  Thank Rosker48
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Never, ever in my 50+ life I had such a great pie! The place has all kind of pies, there are small and big ones and variety of types: cheese and onion, chicken, apple, pork, Italian, many more, altogether more than 20!. They are not...More

1  Thank AndrewRNDiver
Reviewed April 1, 2017

The meats are delicious as well as a large variety of meal type pies. Pork pies, hot dog and bean pies and many others all delicious. Nice people also. Take out only.

1  Thank garv48
Reviewed March 23, 2017

I was at a loss when Thwaites Market was listed as the best restaurant in Methuen. It is not a restaurant so much as a take out market. There are no tables and chairs. However, you will not be disappointed with the meat pies. I...More

Thank pandccoppola
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February 4, 2016|
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Response from mamme | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure you would get a recipe...There are not many places in this area that sells tomato sausage. I do know Butcher Boy in North Andover MA & Tuckaway Tavern in Raymond NH sells them but not as good as Thwaites!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Railroad St, Methuen, MA 01844-3752
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Methuen
  • Phone Number: +1 978-683-2429
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