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Tavern in the Square

) #26 of 164 Restaurants in Salem ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
189 Washington St., Salem, MA 01970-3522
+1 978-740-2337
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“tater tots” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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189 Washington St., Salem, MA 01970-3522
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Reviews (199)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a great meal and the service was as good. But the impressive thing is I left my jacket there. Megan the GM took it upon herself to return it at no cost to me. Thats owning the customer experience beyond the meal. Well...More

Thank jsrmaine
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Delicious food, just a great time and a great place to be while on vacation. Definitely will be back.

Thank gostartraveler
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

My family loved this place. Two vegetarians in the family and they had no problem with the menu. Plenty of choices. I had the steak and it was Great! Very nice outdoor heaters near tabled for those chilly nights. Definitely going back!

Thank c s
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Kind pricey for bar type food, but that's just the area. However, the food was DELICIOUS! So it was worth it.

Thank Mia F
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Tavern in the Square is a great find and a convenient lunch spot when visiting the PEM. Their fish sandwich is outstanding, and almost everything on the menu is offered in a gluten-free version - perfect for my husband who has Celiac disease. The manager...More

Thank Happy_Camper_2004
Reviewed 20 January 2017

A bit on the pricier side but totally worth it. The food was incredible as were the drinks. We went at a quieter hour, about 2pm, but what a great first experience!

Thank SimplySarabeth
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I have been to the tavern several times since moving here. The last time I went both my friend and I were not pleased with the food. I got a burger that was flavorless. The service has been good on my visits although the last...More

Thank Brendalee B
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

A nice option to grab lunch at, like their sandwiches and convenient location. Pretty fast service too.

Thank DSW_TX
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I recently spent an afternoon in the Halloween Center of America, Salem, MA. My trip presented itself with an unfortunate fact...that I had to eat lunch in Salem. Upon recommendation, I found my way into the Tavern In the Square, which I understand is a...More

1  Thank Bourdainista
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

You can count of this restaurant for delicious appetizers and a good meal! We've ate at the bar and a table- service is always excellent and very accommodating. Try the truffle tater tots!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Washington St., Salem, MA 01970-3522
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-740-2337
  • E-mail
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