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Tavern on the Green

) #7 of 166 Restaurants in Salem $$ - $$$ American, ,
18 Washington Sq, Hawthorne Hotel, Salem, MA 01970-4056
+1 978-744-4080
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
18 Washington Sq, Hawthorne Hotel, Salem, MA 01970-4056
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We stopped in here for a late lunch. It is located in the historical Hawthorne Hotel. The room is so inviting and cozy. I could have sat there for hours. The waiter was very friendly and explained all the different cocktails they offered. The waffletini...More

Thank mruiz45
Reviewed October 19, 2016

We were there about an hour before closing and order a drink, nachos, and wings. It is a very cozy bar/restaurant with friendly staff. We had the small plate of nachos which could probably feed four people. They have local beer and cider, which is...More

Thank Mpls_Heather
Reviewed October 17, 2016

At a recent luncheon at the Tavern On The Green, I was treated to the best Clam Chowder. My friends were delighted with their food choices and comfortable seating. I found it very expensive, so would save the trip for a special occasion.

Thank 1SweetTravels
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had lunch here two days in a row...delicious. We tend to share meals on vacation as we're not big eaters and we had plenty. We shared a salad the first day and a turkey sandwich the next. Tour groups were here both days, but...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed October 16, 2016

We've eaten here several times when staying at the Hawthorne Hotel. Great relaxing spot for a late night drink and dinner. Nice menu.

Thank tishj51
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Nice stop after sight seeing. We did not have lunch but a few good draft beers at the bar. Nice hotel and good service

Thank gladyouasked
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Hotel is STEEPED in history. Wood carved dining room has working fireplace. Lots of wing-back chairs. Several interesting vegetarian specials. Two of us had the portobello open faced sandwich with Brie, carmelized onions, spinach. I had yummy sweet potato fries, another person had cucumber salad...More

Thank margrie b
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We decided to try Tavern on the Green because of the great reviews on Trip Advisor. This is also a great location and had a simple, kid friendly menu so it fit all our needs. We went on a Saturday in October and Salem was...More

Thank RRC72
Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is a very lovely Tavern in the Hawthorne Hotel. The ambiance is very warm. Fireplace, solid wood walls, view of the town, armed chairs, so comfortable! We had the meatloaf dinner, nachos, a chicken wrap, the brownie sundae and the chocolate sponge cake all...More

Thank Barbra C
Reviewed October 8, 2016

We ate here several times during our stay at the Hawthorne. Each time, we were very pleased. From soup to the basket of fries to full sized entrees, we were not disappointed in the taste and quality of the food. Each server we had was...More

Thank Shannon123103
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Jessica M
October 16, 2016|
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Response from 697chris | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We had our boys with us ages, 14 and 9.
February 17, 2016|
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Response from GMHawthorneHotel | Property representative |
There is ample parking adjacent to the hotel in the hotel's parking lot. In addition, there is street parking, as well as a parking garage that is located a block from the hotel.
October 27, 2015|
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Response from Rebecca D | Reviewed this property |
I'mnot sure if they do, you'd need to contact the hotel to find out
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Washington Sq, Hawthorne Hotel, Salem, MA 01970-4056
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-4080
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  • This restaurant is at Hawthorne Hotel
Wood-burning fireplace in a cozy wood-paneled room overlooking Salem Common, the Tavern on the Green serves a varied menu with daily specials from 11 am to 11 pm. Open 360 days a year, on the occasions of our Grand Buffet (Easter, Mother's Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas,) as well as on our huge Halloween party, we only offer those special events. Soups, salads, appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, pasta dishes and entrees, yummy desserts, draft beer, wines by the glass and bottle, custom cocktails, children's menu -- we offer something for everyone.
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