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Ipswich Sports Bar & Grill

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24 Hammatt St, Ipswich, MA 01938-1916
+1 978-356-7444
16:00 - 01:00
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Sun 12:00 - 01:00
Mon - Wed 16:00 - 01:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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Ipswich, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This is the best place to hang out in Ipswich at night, and has good food. They also have a really good, fairly priced pub menu. I've never been disappointed by anything I've ordered; the food is great. Everywhere else in Ipswich overcharges for their food/drinks, or has nothing to do. The sports bar has pool and darts, great personalities,... More 

Thank PacZeterson
Ipswich, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

We got take out steak tip dinners. First of all, they gave French fries when we ordered rice, second of all, the steak tips were bit sized, and it was literally 6 bites of steak. They should be embarrassed by the portion. They were also tough and no comparison to the Tips at the Choate Bridge Pub, next time we'll... More 

Thank Wendy V
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

This is our local and favorite watering hole. Paul the manager and all around super guy is AWESOME.. He treats you like family. The food is good and the drinks are great. Swing by for a game or just swing by.

Thank Blake P
Boston, Massachusetts
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

We've lived in town for several years, but just tried the Ipswich Sports Bar recently and were quite surprised by the variety on the menu, and the great vegetarian options they have. They have the best veggie burger I've had at a restaurant. And their prices? Nobody beats their prices! It definitely has a "local" feel and atmosphere. But don't... More 

Thank ImJustSayingIsAll
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2014

I have dined at both the bar and in the booths. The food quality is as good as any other place in town and this is a town that expects top quality food. The tradeoff is that the facility is just average for appearance but the pricing gives good value for the money.

2 Thank rmc7500404
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013 via mobile

My friends and I have been coming to the sports bar for many years. Since 2008 we have always found the price to portion, or the price to pour ratio well worth the price. My friends and I always compare food and drink to anywhere else and 9 times out of 10 the Sports Bar in Ipswich is the best... More 

1 Thank James B
Seabrook, New Hampshire
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2013

We like this place for the wings, the keno, the beer and the owner. He is usually our server when we show up. He remembers what we drink and brings it over as soon as we walk in. Wings are good and the service is above average. A nice local place to start the night.

Thank Tim M
albany new york
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2012

A group of 7 of us went here for an early dinner this past Saturday. We waiting about 10 minutes for someone to give us our menus. No one ever came so we went to ask for some. A waiter brought over the menus and left. Another 10 minutes went by and he never came back to get our drink... More 

2 Thank Seany527
North Andover, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2010

It doesn't look at all inviting from the outside, and the decor isn't much on the inside, but this place has incredible food (for some reason). Read the rest of my review at: http://mass-ns-restaurants.blogspot.com/2010/09/ipswich-sports-bar-grill.html

2 Thank Blazr63
boston, ma
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2010

I just moved in to town and went looking for a quick bite, alone, and the Manager, Paul, noticed a new face in town, introduced me to people at the bar, where I ate one of the best Rueben sandwiches ever, and that is one of my favorites so I was thrilled to have it done so well locally. It... More 

3 Thank stairlady

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Hammatt St, Ipswich, MA 01938-1916
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +1 978-356-7444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?