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Barrel House American Bar

€€ - €€€American
252 Cabot St, Beverly, MA 01915-4523
+1 978-998-4627
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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252 Cabot St, Beverly, MA 01915-4523
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We headed in without looking at the posted menu, that ended up being a mixed blessing. We did not have a reservation but they worked some magic, and we're in. The menu at first gave us sticker shock ($65 for Rack of Lamb), but after...More

Thank NHGhogan
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Even good restaurants can occasionally present a dish that is less than ideal. What makes the difference between a good restaurant and a great restaurant is how they deal with a customer when their dish is disappointing. By these standards, Barrel House American Bar in...More

2  Thank Cyberyaya
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I'm lying in my bed now reflecting on my dinner tonight at Barrel House. The service was ok, the French burgandy wine was delightful but the Bacos "bacon" on my wedge salad was downright insulting. I'm sorry but Bacos, really??? That touch is a deal...More

Thank mags1031
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

If you are a Bourbon lover this is the place for you. Very knowledgeable staff. Tough to find good parking..You should probably Uber here anyway!

Thank noreaster16
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

No one really goes for the quality of the food in this place. Although the quality of The food is very good. People go here for The old traditional beauty of the place and To possibly bump into friends. Dress is casual. This is big...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Unfortunately, we won't return to Barrel House again. We went for dinner, ( our 2nd visit) and both times were disappointing. On our most recent visit, we were seated at a table directly in view to the restroom hallway and our dinner background noise was...More

Thank Annie W
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Our group of 4 were thrilled with our drinks at Barrel House American Bar. The Saladito, made with Mezcal, lime, honey, chili salt, was delicious and my personal favorite

Thank SweetWillie
Reviewed 15 March 2017

great drinks, whiskey selection. food is a little overpriced and a bit fancier than i'd prefer, but it's good. good date spot.

Thank Kendra O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The food was very good the last 2 visits. The whiskey smash is a great drink- but all that ice and at 10.00 for a short glass I was disappointed.

Thank angelasn2003
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I have not found a bar outside of Boston that takes as much pride, in not just their incredibly long list of spirits and beers, but also, much like Barbara Lynch's Drink at Fort Point, is dedicated to their craft. They take their drinks very...More

Thank David D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
16:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Cabot St, Beverly, MA 01915-4523 (Formerly Barrel House)
    (essex street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Beverly
  • Phone Number: +1 978-998-4627
  • E-mail
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