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The Port Tavern

84 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6613
+1 978-465-1006
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“poutine” (4 reviews)
“fish n chips” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Irish
$$ - $$$
84 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6613
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Good beer selection, above average prices, average atmosphere, but good for one beer at the end of the day

Thank eurasian73
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We just stopped in for a drink and the atmosphere was so comfortable, we added some food and stayed longer. The beer selection was extensive and seemed top brow. Being gluten free, I found a new delicious hard cider that was not too sweet. All...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

My husband and I usually love this place. We went this evening and it was not as crowded as usual for a Friday night. I ordered a Ceasar salad with steak tips. The salad was almost dry- I had to order more dressing. No cheese...More

Thank Pinkysenor
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The food is good and they have great appetizers. A good selection of beer on tap and a fun atmosphere. If you can sit outside.

Thank Evan C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Food was great...Sat by open window was very nice. Great service. Shepherds Pie was tasty. Fish n chips also good.

Thank sawood55
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Great Place for families or group of friends. Limited but good menu. Tipical Nreburyport prices and portions.

Thank Zambe33
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The food was very good (my wife ordered a burger and I ordered the chicken club). The mixed drinks (captain and coke) were also very good. Atmosphere was nice and sitting by the open window on a beautiful night add to our night. Regretfully, the...More

Thank piccode
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stopped in for some refreshment and respite from the humid weather while driving from Gloucester to Portsmouth. I tried a few draft samples and ended up with some Downeast apple cider, which was sweet and good. Had a cup of the Portuguese chourizo and corn...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 26 March 2017

good reputation, crowded when we got there; right downtown. i found the help to be good, friendly servicve even though they were super busy. Beer selection and food was solid. I had irish curry which was actually terrific and a great looking dish. Happily there...More

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Earlier this week, some work colleagues and I were looking for some lunch/comfort food to combat the cold and wind downtown Newburyport. The Port Tavern has a really cool vibe. One colleague likened it to a place in New Orleans that he enjoyed last month....More

Thank Alyce M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6613
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newburyport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-465-1006
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