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Topside Grill and Pub

50 Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5026
+1 978-281-1399
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (85 reviews)
“lasagna” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5026
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Based on the glowing reviews here, a group of birding friends and I decided to try this place. It was ok, but not even close to what we had been expecting. I was seated next to the window - which was decorated adorably for Valentine's...More

Thank msamh
Reviewed 6 days ago

We decided on our last day in Gloucester that we could not leave without having eaten Lobster. We took a chance and wandered into the nearest place, The Topside Grill. We were not disappointed. We had baked lobster, lobster bisque, and clam chowder. They were...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving past the Topside Grill & Pub all summer long, wanting to sit at their inviting outside tables, I finally got there for dinner in the dead of winter. Our server, Amanda, was very friendly and attentive. She made helpful, knowledgeable recommendations. We had the...More

Thank Hexy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here before we went whale watching. If we lived in the area this would be a regular stop for us. The staff were super friendly. We sat on the patio, which is interesting as its right on the road. The food was...More

Thank RuthH3373
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited the Topside monthly for the past year. We are always delighted with oyr5 choices. Tonight 4 of us had newfoundland baked haddock, served with citrus cheesy risotto, and root vegetables FABULOUS

Thank mumerator
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This is a good restaurant with good food at reasonable cost. We visited twice during our visit to the Gloucester area. The lobster bisque was incredible. My salad entree could have fed 3 people! My husband had chicken wings and said they were delicious. They...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Have always wanted to go here, but never made it in the summer. Now its open year round so was able to try it. Decided to eat up in the big open bar area, since there weren't too many people in the restaurant part. Greeted...More

1  Thank happyinflorida34145
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Spectacular Finnan Haddie... presentation beautiful and taste outstanding! Great service by Tyler and treated like family by Doug the owner!!! Many thanks for a special evening and dinner.

Thank gooddood
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We went to the Topside for the first time this weekend after reading TripAdvisor reviews and checking the menu out online. We sat at the bar upstairs watching football and the bar service was friendly and fast but the noise from a bunch of screaming...More

Thank joboston
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We were here in July and I just found my business card and wanted to be sure to give a shout out to Dawn who was a GREAT server! We had a semi-big party of 7 people, it was my first time in Gloucester, and...More

Thank Katie K
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Questions & Answers
25 August 2016|
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Response from strathspey | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code. Very casual!
22 February 2016|
Response from Doug S |
We do have Gluten Free options. Our menus have multiple options labeled to choose from that are Gluten Free.
21 February 2016|
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Response from Doug S |
We have multiple Gluten Free options all labeled.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5026
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-281-1399
  • E-mail
Topside Grill offers Seafood, Italian, American Comfort food. Fresh simple good food. We are not trying to impress you with ingredients you've never heard of, we prepare local food the way we hope you'll enjoy it. Harbor views in our dinning room and a fun bar & pub upstairs. Try us, you'll be glad you did!
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