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Nine Elm American Bistro

9 Elm St, Danvers, MA 01923-2809
+1 978-774-9436
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (21 reviews)
“scallops” (22 reviews)
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9 Elm St, Danvers, MA 01923-2809
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

This is easily one of our top places to go for a nice meal. Drinks are great and service is outstanding. The food is always top notch... my favorite would have to be the scallops, which are amazing. Everything we have ever ordered has been...More

Thank ItalyloverBeverly
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

My mother had requested to try a new restaurant that some of her friends had recommended. We traveled down from New Hampshire and took my mother (she lives in Topsfield, MA) to try Nine Elm. It was fantastic. We had a reservation for 5:00 PM,...More

Thank Pete M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had a pleasant evening here, and found the service outstanding. The food was average but it was a pleasant evening nonetheless.

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Called for a reservation during off hours; received a confirmation early the next day---off to a good start. The 4th person in our party was delayed, but we were asked if we wanted anything while waiting. Two wines were delivered and we conversed until our...More

Thank raymondmC6721ME
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Top notch service, great main courses. We had the scallops and the duck breast. The scallops came with truffled whipped potatoes and they had no problem with serving just plain whipped potatoes. My dining companion said that the scallops were very good but lacked a...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Place is very small but the food is very good! Filet Mignon was cooked perfectly and the Scallop dish was excellent - 8 tender scallops with mashed potatoes, asparagus and a carrot as shown in their photo. Can't wait to return to try their pork...More

Thank dogman414
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My husband and I ate a delicious,high quality meal at 9 Elm. The server was a great lady- helpful and attentive.She gave us bread with olive oil and garlic. The bread was crusty on the outside and soft and airy on inside.I ordered the pan...More

Thank angelasn2003
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Nine Elm is our very favorite place and we enjoy our special times there, alone or with our friends. This visit was just is 2. Altho it was a Tues we still needed a reservation since the place is so small. the food and service...More

Thank KLMac411
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have had dinner at Nine Elm three times and each time is as good as the one before. Very seldom does a place hit the mark consistently from app to dessert, but this place does. My one complaint is that I now compare every...More

Thank GrammyB23
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Last night my wife and I and two of our very close friends had dinner at the above restaurant. As an Appetizer I had the $12 Ahi Tuna which was fabulous and my wife and her friend shared a Stuffed Fig wrapped in Bacon which...More

1  Thank speed40
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27 March 2017|
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Response from Route128North | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant itself is only one tiny room and accommodates perhaps 25 people (plus a half dozen or so at the bar). You would need to reserve most of the tables!
20 February 2016|
Response from normdero | Reviewed this property |
there are parking spots in front and all around the area. I don't remember meters, as it is in the evening and you don't need to feed a meter after 5 or 6 pm. Parking has never been a problem. If there is nothing right out... More
Elizabeth S
18 November 2015|
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Response from Dale L | Reviewed this property |
For seating at the small bar, people usually are waiting to get in at 4:45. It would be next to impossible to snag 5 seats at the bar (only 7), otherwise. Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Elm St, Danvers, MA 01923-2809
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Danvers
  • Phone Number: +1 978-774-9436
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