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Cape Ann Brewing Company

11 Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5014
+1 978-282-7399
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (17 reviews)
“fried pickles” (4 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
11 Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5014
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stopped and had clam chowder and a pretzel on a sunny afternoon. We sat out back and the food, beer and service was very good. Really liked the location and everyone was very nice.

Thank tanndance
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We've been to this place a couple of different times and sat out on the patio to watch the boats come in and out. This time we got to watch a boat unload a big tuna. That was pretty cool to see when having a...More

Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 2 August 2017

OK, I get the fish-house atmosphere and the deck looked like a nice spot but the place did not appear clean, the service was slow and the haddock sandwich I had was terrible.More

Thank David R
DaBishop, Owner at Cape Ann Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

hate to hear this David. Can you please shoot me an email at info@capeannbrewing.com and elaborate on why exactly you felt the restaurant didn't appear clean? While we have the place cleaned on a daily basis, and do our best any input offering specifics are...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

I've been coming to the CAB for at least 5 years. I don't go weekly but I've remained a patron for years - they must be doing somethings right (more than one thing!). I like the Double DeadEye for a strong IPA or their Pilsner...More

Thank Arunas M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

From ownership on down this is a place that has great people which in turn makes for a great experience.

Thank Lane C
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Wish we checked ahead of time and choose another restaurant or bar. First, we had to wait over 30 min, second - they serve only local craft beer, so....not really good for my taste. I tried one and didn’t like it at all. For people...More

2  Thank mtcp
DaBishop, Owner at Cape Ann Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

I'm sorry mtcp, but I have to take umbrage with this review and I feel the need to respond. It is in fact reviews just like this one, that is why those in the restaurant industry often rant and rave about review websites. You came...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Slightly disappointed with the whole belly clams that were more strips and less whole belly. Besides that, the fish and chips were delicious. Oh, and get the shandy with fresh squeezed lemonade!

Thank beckyreinhold
Reviewed 19 July 2017

If you like craft beers then this is a place to try. Locals place.Serve food but we didn't eat. Bright and sunny atmosphere and child friendly.

Thank traveler638
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We took the brewery tour. It took about 5 minutes. The tour guide was ready to answer questions but we didn't really have any since we have attended several brewery tours. We stayed to taste a couple of their brews. We tried the stout and...More

Thank MePepere
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We went for a quick lunch. We sat outside on the harbor. We had fish tacos and beer. Both the food and the beer were above average. Will return on our our next visit.

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Questions & Answers
10 October 2016|
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Response from Breakerfan4 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's a family restaurant. I actually ordered off of the kids menu.
10 October 2016|
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Response from DaBishop | Property representative |
I was beaten too it by these awesome people but yes, we are very kid friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930-5014
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-282-7399
  • E-mail
A brew-pub that creates their own craft beers and serves up great pub food along with their incredible drafts.
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