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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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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“sandwich” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
148 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5644
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This place was great, good food , good portions. The bartender made good strong drinks ;) . We originally went there because we were told by friends that they witnessed “paranormal” activity.. since I’m a huge fan of that kind of thing we went but...More

Thank kaylamI1506BR
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The most accomodating tavern i've enjoyed in 3 weeks and 5 states (countless pubs...).!!! Excellent tap beers, HURRAH to Michelle the most accomodating bar-lady, great sandwich fixed to share (by Michelle's initiative), great music (we could hear each other!!). A real pleasure. Weekend live music...More

Thank Shuli_Noy
Reviewed 13 September 2017 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 4 September 2017

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 29 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 19 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 20 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 29 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:30
Monday
11:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:30
Thursday
11:30 - 00:30
Friday
11:30 - 00:30
Saturday
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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