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$$ - $$$American, ,
300 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3614
+1 978-744-1619
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Pub
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300 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3614
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited just before Halloween and this pub is located in the center of much action. It's kind of a sports bar and has TVs with games along with the typical bar food entries. The service was non eventful and the food average but nothing...More

Thank 629billc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Salem for the past 6 years and surprisingly never stopped in. This trip we went in for drinks. We we not disappointed. We found it a quiet place to have drinks late afternoon. Perfect for us since we do not care for...More

Thank maggie w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Murphys has location location location. Friendly staff all dressed for Halloween got us right to a table. Immediate drink orders, and some friendly chat and advice on the menu. Drinks were very good. Fish n chips was fresh and tasty. Lobster roll on point. They...More

Thank crowther1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When 6 mozzarella sticks cost more than a 12 yr. Single Malt Scotch. $11 for Microwaved cheese. $12 for Microwaved nachos $6 for Microwaved fries. By there menu has all those items 4-5 dollars cheaper. Don't go in October. Place is a joke

Thank matthew b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad for food that taste like it came straight from the microwave. Got the chowder and it was the best progresso soup has to offer. The lobster roll was served on a hot dog bun. I’m not sure if that’s how they do it...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, I just want to say that the only reason why I am giving this place a generous 3 star rating is because of our waiter, Marcus. He was very pleasant, very attentive, and had a very warm and caring personality! We showed...More

Thank Maegan B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I would not return. Outdoor setting is nice enough and service was good but the food was terrible! I will not return and recommend you skip as well.

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We stoped in after a full day of walking.. hoping for some good food and cold beer. After being sat in a semi busy area .. we waited at least 15 min for or server that the hostess said “would be right over”. We had...More

Thank ripley6522
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went for lunch and there was only the waitress and bartender on duty. It got busy. Took over a half an hour to get our order taken. Food was ok. Big burgers and fries but not worth the wait. To top it all off...More

Thank walkingman12017
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I go to Murphys every year great staff good food good beer looking for a reasonably priced restaurant or bar this is the place to go highly recommend this / Tavern in the Square and Village Tavern best bar in Salem

Thank Dominic M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-3614
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-1619
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