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Beerworks No. 2 Salem

$$ - $$$American, ,
278 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3635
+1 978-745-2337
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
278 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3635
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

My bacon macaroni came out cold, we waited forever to be served and my husband's pizza was subpar. The mixed drinks were so loaded down with alcohol you couldn't taste what your drink was supposed to be. We won't be back.

Thank Carole Ann C
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We came here on our visit to Salem and it was a great place! We got a flight each, my partner got the summer flight which consisted of 4 fruity light beers which she loved and I made my own and got the guy behind...More

Thank kavasauras
Joe S, Manager at Beerworks No. 2 Salem, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit! We hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed March 7, 2018

This place was conveniently located to our hotel with a pretty big menu and convenient hours. I was pleased to find that it's a very kid friendly place as long as you went on the earlier side; I imagine it's the kind of place that...More

Thank sVT_traveler
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We always visit when we come to Salem: great place for a burger or sandwich. Servers are friendly and attentive.

Thank megerstch
Joe S, Owner at Beerworks No. 2 Salem, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Cheers! Join us again soon.

Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

The beer is fine and food is like good cruise food. Good for s cheap lunch or fast dinner. Quality isn’t what used to be.

Thank francis v
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

They have great food but the best part in October is that there is a great crowd and we all were singing alone...the whole bar lol great place to stop at.

Thank Andrea T
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Popped to Salem for a day trip and ended up spending half the day in here trying their excellent beer and food. Our server, who sadly I did not catch his name, was great- so friendly and welcoming, beer was tasty, local and refreshing and...More

Thank UKChris19
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

This place is in downtown Salem an easy walk from The Peabody Essex Museum I really liked the Custom Burger. Cooked just right and the bun was not bland white bread. Also obviously the beer was not bad either

Thank Mike G
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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Her showed up as a group of 16 without a reservation. They happily seated us and were very friendly and attentive

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Took my tween and teen for dinner here. There was a very wide variety of food on the menu and a big list of IPA beers for my husband. The server was super nice and the service was great.

Thank Delia P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3635
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-745-2337
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Located in Historic downtown Salem since 1996, and completely renovated in 2011, Salem Beer Works offers 15 freshly brewed beers on tap each day. Our outdoor patio is open during the warmer months.
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