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Tavern in the Square

$$ - $$$American, ,
189 Washington St, Salem, MA 01970-3522
+1 978-740-2337
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
189 Washington St, Salem, MA 01970-3522
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so first we got to this restaurant and put our name on wait. They said it was going to take half an hour and that they would call my friends phone when they were ready...45 mins to an hour pass by and we get...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I was a bit disappointed in this place. Seemed like it had a cool vibe and menu looked like good pub food. They even had GF options which I appreciated. The place was very busy and it showed in the service. The waitstaff was...More

Thank Erica G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our meals. Nice atmosphere. Waiter was very helpful to the group. It was a beautiful day so the doors were all open and a breeze was coming through the restaurant

Thank WeLoveLoon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has gone downhill at a rapid speed, we went in last weekend after not having gone in a while, and it was just terrible, pizza that had this gross dry sauce, menu advertised "sweet pizza", no it was not. Server was out to...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked after wedding party eight months in advance. Talked with manager, Megan, when we arrived nothing was ready for us!! A hundred people with no seats, food or drinks and no managers to help!! Very disappointed...

Thank nazzaro15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon Tavern in the Square one Saturday afternoon. We noticed the tables “inside”, but the big windows were open. It was a beautiful day so we decided to try it. I had a nice crispy fish sandwich and my husband had an ample...More

Thank JanetandRon2014
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Stopped here for lunch whilst on a day trip from Boston. All four of us ordered the fish and chips and were very pleased we did. The chips were nice, however the fish was really great. Not many in the restaurant, however the staff were...More

Thank JimMDerby
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This is a nice place if you’re looking for a drink, but the food isn’t super exciting. The chicken that we received from the chicken and waffles was rubbery and the waffles seemed to be slightly burnt. The chicken tenders were okay but we had...More

Thank Kelli D
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Great food, interesting salads, and a nice place to eat outdoors -- near traffic and hustle and bustle, but not too close to the street.

Thank j h
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We ordered a ricotta pizza and we definitely got blue cheese. The food took so long. The waitress specifically said I think someone else should be handling you three times before then she said I guess it’s me. It was crazy. The food was mediocre...More

Thank Melissa W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 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: 189 Washington St, Salem, MA 01970-3522
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-740-2337
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