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Grog Restaurant

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13 Middle St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2716
+1 978-465-8700
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (25 reviews)
“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Middle St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2716
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Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

A fun rustic friendly tavern. Menu has a nice variety to choose from and priced reasonably. Also local and national beers on tap. Has both bar and family style dining and live music Fri/Sat evenings.

Thank Demi K
Reviewed April 16, 2016

A friend and i had lunch here on a busy Saturday. The place was packed, and the bar was full, mostly with people nursing their drinks and watching us wait fora table. It wasn't worth the wait. The food was just okay, the service was...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Sat at bar. Friendly staff. Oysters perfect and for a dollar each (seasonal special) . Fun to sample vast eclectic draft beer selection with 4 oz option. Large local pub - good for burger food and music

Thank Pam G
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Was taken here for a business dinner. The beer selection was good with representation from the area. Being from the west coast I love wings, these were perfect, crispy, hot, Frank's and just a hint of breaking. I had the fish and it was excellent....More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Love going here for dinner. Burgers are good. Wine selection is nice. Sit near a window near the door or last time sat at the bar and had a fun time.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Heard so much hype about the restaurant we decided to go. From waiting 20 mins for our waitress to come and take our drink order to the horrible tasting food to the overly sickeningly sweet fake waitress made the whole experience unbearable. #neveragain #pepto

Thank JCummin
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Good food with a great selection and a moderate price. Us locals have a hard time getting in when the tourists are in. this is always a hot spot for all- A must do when visiting downtown.

Thank garywinkleman0
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Casual pub atmosphere, quick service and pub faire menu! Nice lunch venue. Central location in town.reasonably priced.

Thank MikeRoberts1620
Reviewed February 14, 2016

I really liked this local bar in Newburyport. It has a long history which makes it very unique. On this cold and snowy day, the bar was full. They also had a real wood fireplace which a few people were huddled around. I had a...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I first visited the Grog over 27 yrs ago when the town had only a handful of shops. They were making the same epic clam chowder that they serve today. And there's no better atmosphere to capture the essence of this town. It's really the...More

Thank Steve S
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Maura C
November 23, 2016|
Response from smerfynh | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they do. They also have a selection of micro brews.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Middle St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2716
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newburyport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-465-8700
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