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Prelude Restaurant - CLOSED

7 Ayers Village Rd, Methuen, MA 01844-1203
+1 978-689-0123
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
“tommy” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Ayers Village Rd, Methuen, MA 01844-1203
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

It's now called Antonio's Kitchen. I didn't stay I just looked around,then I left. Will go back some other time.

Thank GreatPapa
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I believe this place just changed hands Had scallops tender and good Wife had sword fish also good Service very attentive Home deserts

Thank Steveefranchise
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Not the same place since the change of ownership horrible service long wait for food do not go there

4  Thank Phyllis C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We just returned from dinner. There were so many things wrong I don't know where to start. 1st when I have inquired before is Tom Grella still a partner I was told yes, needless to say I was informed tonight that he has nothing to...More

3  Thank Kris S
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Off the beaten path but worth the effort. The best chicken francaise along with homemade fettucini. Chef will create surprises for you to taste. Only negative, restaurant small not good for large parties. Authentic old school Italian!

Thank MadMax351
Tommy G, Owner at Prelude Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2016

WOW! Thank you so much for the glowing review!

Reviewed 6 February 2016

The food was some of the best I have ever had including high end restaurants in New York. I am so picky that I have never had a complete meal where I didn't have to send something back.....until this meal. We were there a couple...More

Thank DollyXX
Tommy G, Owner at Prelude Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2016

Wow! Thanks for the great review Dolly!

Reviewed 14 November 2015

Once again came here with some friends on a recommendation. It's tucked away off the main road with a small sign, so don't blink or you'll be in New Hampshire. The restaurant is not very big, but really comfortable with a nice bar and some...More

Thank RichCBostonMa_
Tommy G, Owner at Prelude Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2015

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 29 October 2015

My boyfriend and I have visited Prelude twice now, both times it was fantastic!!!! We got Thai Lettuce Wrap's, they were amazing!!!! I got the Chicken Francaise, it was awesome! My boyfriend had the the Baked Haddock, he loved it! We shared a lemon lobster...More

Thank Laurel F
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Average at best...staff is great. They were out of all specials before 7:30......then out of another dish my GF wanted then out of wine my GF wanted.....food is bland at best....I would save my money If I were you.........

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

Went with another couple first time there for all of us food was very fresh absolutely delicious we started with a special steamed clams not a grain of sand they were absolutely delicious we all ordered something different and everyone loved there meals , definitely...More

Thank Hollmark
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Ayers Village Rd, Methuen, MA 01844-1203
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Methuen
  • Phone Number: +1 978-689-0123
  • E-mail
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