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Park Lunch

181 Merrimac St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2245
+1 978-465-9817
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (68 reviews)
“fries” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
181 Merrimac St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2245
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Park Lunch, where everyone knows your name! Local sports bar and eatery. If your visiting Newburyport and want to be part of the history, especially concerning local sports teams and heroes, this is the Place. Drinks are good and reasonably priced and the food is...More

Thank jmlumberjack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always good food at very reasonable prices. This is where all the locals go. Friendly, comfortable, no frills.

Thank marj23
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were seated right away and as soon as the waitress came to our table I order the clam plate which my wife and I split. It is the perfect size for us and it continues to be the best tasting clams...More

Thank bigfig828
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far a favorite local place. Very casual. Great bar food menu. Service is always great and you can not go without seeing a familiar face. I think the fried clams, fried scollops are the best of anyplace I have had them. Sometimes you can...More

Thank O359XGgarys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although this restaurant is on Main street you need to be looking for it as it is outside the main business area. We stopped there at the recommendation of a friend and will stop there again. Friendly Staff, Good Food, in a Pub atmosphere, very...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Moved to Amesbury and found this gem. It is great! The food is so good- great specials everyday! I love the fried shrimp dinner and the burgers are ‘standout!” And the fried clams are the best anywhere near here! Not much on ambiance, but a...More

Thank Atticoze
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Never a bad experience. Frequented multiple times and have always enjoyed my meal. I do find the waitstaff to be, how should I phrase it, "towny"? I have lived in town for 20 years, feel like a local, but because the waitstaff don't recognize me...More

Thank Johnson01950
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Consistently excellent food... known for it’s fried clams, but the shrimp and scallops are to die for too. Baked Haddock, sandwiches and pizza are all top notch! Sport and family friendly bar and restaurant.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch on a Monday in the middle of a long drive- quick service, tasty food (excellent fries!)— would definitely come again.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Always been happy with our lunch, yes it is a landmark in Newburyport. You can stop in and usually see the same folks enjoying a beer ar th bar. Comfortable no pretense.

Thank Piscatelli01950
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Merrimac St, Newburyport, MA 01950-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newburyport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-465-9817
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