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In a Pig's Eye

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) #32 of 165 Restaurants in Salem $$ - $$$ American, ,
148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
+1 978-741-4436
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“hamburger” (6 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

On a not so busy early fall afternoon in October, we arrived in Salem, opting to take the chance on having lunch in a restaurant which once lost our reservations for dinner. We arrived and were seated at a corner table, inches from the kitchen,...More

2  Thank Patricia F
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Great little joint, staff is very laid back and awesome. A go to place for some good eats and hard cider.

Thank jrscbw
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Nothing fancy nor over-priced here; if you want fancy, go to Nathaniel's or Rockefella's, This is pub-grub in a little out-of-the-way place on Derby Street, which is more frequented by locals than tourists. Have a cold draft brew to cool off, or a spiked cider...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Our friends LOVE this place and wanted to share it with us. The food was good and the service was excellent. The atmosphere is like any other bar/restaurant but was a nice stop after walking around.

Thank Liz R
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here after the witch trials museum and had a simple lunch with a beer and cocktail. Was great service was good and so was food.

Thank Keith M
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Ordered a hamburger, fries, grilled cheese and mac & cheese. They were out of hamburgers and fries. So we ordered 2 hot dogs and onion rings. Food was good, but limited choices.

Thank Christine P
Reviewed August 26, 2016

We saw this place and downloaded a Groupon, cheap eats! It was late on a Saturday evening when we arrived. The first three entrees we ordered were sold out. Eventually we found something they had. Our waiter sensed our disappointment and asked if we wanted...More

Thank eddier02184
Reviewed August 22, 2016

THis is my favorite place to eat in Salem. It is a small charming bar/restaurant that is a favorite of both locals and tourists. Food is a notch above standard pub fare but not fancy. Drinks are served cold and quick THe staff is terrific....More

Thank 79lauriea
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

This is place is a local gem. The food is delicious and the atmosphere is always entertaining. I highly recommend the trivia on Tuesday night.

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Wonderful lunch in an old 1800's building with a tin ceiling. As the name suggests, the meals are mainly made of pork. Loved the hot pretzels topped with pulled pork and cheddar cheese and the clam chowder. The atmosphere was so cool. I bet it's...More

Thank Jola O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-741-4436
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