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In a Pig's Eye

$$ - $$$American, ,
148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
+1 978-741-4436
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“hamburger” (6 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is now called Mercy and it's amazing. The hamburgers are something from out of this world, I think this is the best burger on the east coast! They have pork skewers as an appetizer- also fantastic, the warm olives are something I would...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

17 years ago my wife and I visited In A Pig's Eye and had the best burger ever. On our first trip back to the US since then we had to try this place and, despite a name change to Mercy Tavern, it thankfully still...More

Thank Dr_Marc_B
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing staff and great food!!! Hamburgers are huge!!! Mac and cheese is too die for!!! Will be back!!

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We visited this past Friday afternoon and loved it ! We ordered pints of Guinness and really enjoyed the live Jazz and Blues music ! The place was packed and most folks were oredering food and drinks ! We will come by here again on...More

Thank TFMachine
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Friday afternoon music jam is awesome! Always lots of fun people! Bartenders and service is excellent!

Thank ntpeirce
Reviewed 21 November 2016

My husband and I stopped in here on Halloween for a beer. It was a pretty fun atmosphere. Lots of people in costumes! We got pumpkin beers and I didn't love how they used really large grained sugar for the rim, but that's pretty minor....More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We wanted a taste of where the locals eat. We found this on a narrow street on the way to The House of Seven Gables. It is a small diner, with a full bar. The menu is really quite large for such a small place....More

Thank Kidsfirst1
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great place to grab a beer and listen to live music, always stop by on my way to the house of seven gables.

Thank kjadams227
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We went to Salem this weekend and it was packed. Of course it is Halloween time! We stopped In a Pig's Eye to eat and weren't disappointed. We only had to wit a few minutes to be seated and waited with a drink at the...More

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Had lunch there this past weekend, great food, great staff, good prices and perfect location. Definitely a must stop when looking for a place in Salem Ma to grab a good bite to eat.

Thank Luigi R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-741-4436
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