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Palmers Restaurant & Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
18 Elm St, Andover, MA 01810-3633
+1 978-470-1606
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Elm St, Andover, MA 01810-3633
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

My husband and I have been to this restaurant numerous times. The food and service is always great with reasonable prices.

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We came here for an office holiday lunch as did a lot of other people. Service is good, food is good. Since they were so busy they didn't have enough menus and had a hand written special - I think you could step it up...More

Thank SMR_2
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Nice place, good pricing Pub menu Old School feel. Music on certain night which is nice touch Nice, would go there again !

Thank davidkoulouris
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner tonight and had the WORST experience ever. If I could give a 0 I would. We waited 30 minutes to order drinks, an additional hour for our food, was told the delay was due to an unhappy customer only to later...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

had incredible salmon. staff was very nice and receptive. food was very good this is in the restaurant. i have had the tavern food also. that is what i prefer. the tavern food is very good. thank you. alao the music also compliments the food...More

Thank travel t
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We arranged with Kelley of Palmers a surprise birthday/retirement party. Kelley was great to work with and the night was simply perfect. The food was fantastic. The salmon was terrific and the lasagna was even better and everyone raved about the food. Service was also...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We held a Wedding Rehearsal Dinner at Palmer's this past week and it was excellent. The function coordinator, Kelley, made sure that all the details were taken care of and was on top of everything that night. She checked in with me a few times...More

1  Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We went as a group of 10, we had a big table on the first floor. Appetizers were plentiful and varied, the main dishes were so generous that none of us managed a dessert. The native fish went down a treat, I loved my calamari...More

Thank ACL3112
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Food was decent, but the dining room looked pretentious when judged against the menu. Service was ok, and portions were ok. Not wowed but would be willing to go again if my lunch date wanted to go.

Thank Keelyn S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a nice place to sit outside, enjoy good food, have some drinks close to beautiful downtown Andover. Palmers Tavern was recommended by a local and the recommendation was brilliant.

Thank Eckhard R
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18 February 2016|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. You may have to ask the server to outline them for you but they have plenty of options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Elm St, Andover, MA 01810-3633
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Andover
  • Phone Number: +1 978-470-1606
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