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Touristy, Yet Local

Visited on a rainy, spring Monday morning and was surrounded by welcoming, rugged locals. Standard... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
missjenniferanne1
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Great Bar!

We dropped by and had a beer took some pics. Great place to go check out and will stop in for a... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Beth G
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Franklin, Massachusetts
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This hangout for Gloucester's locals was the bar frequented by the ill-fated fishermen of "The Perfect Storm."
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a rainy, spring Monday morning and was surrounded by welcoming, rugged locals. Standard draft list with pictures of the original Perfect Storm crew. If you admit you’re a tourist, they have a photo album of the filming and a guest book you can...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We dropped by and had a beer took some pics. Great place to go check out and will stop in for a beer next tine we visit Gloucester. Please note this is a bar, this is a local bar. Clearly populated by regulars. Everyone was...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed April 29, 2018

We stopped at the Crow's Nest at the request of our son. His advice? "Don't order anything fancy. Get a beer and sit down." Great advice - and a great experience. Blend in and just soak it all in. People were friendly and hospitable. Bartender...More

Thank susan c
Reviewed December 22, 2017

I stopped by for a beer to pay my respects to the crew of the Andrea Gail. It was heartwarming to receive such a warm welcome from the staff and locals and hear the history, even made some new friends. Very moving experience. Recommend all...More

2  Thank L R
Reviewed December 5, 2017

We have visited here twice now and it's easily becoming one of our favorite day/road trip spots. One of the few places you can get a really good drink. Mix of locals and people staying nearby, everyone is incredibly nice and friendly.

Thank ji616
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

It is full of locals who know each other. They were fun and the bartendar was great. Good size shots filled all the way to the top. My husband & I really enjoyed our visit.

Thank Holly G
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Choice of quiches and various salads. All freshly made. Baguettes made to order- nothing is too much trouble. Lovely strong coffee. Well worth a try if passing- either takeaway or sit in/ outside.

Thank ann j
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We had to make the stop, grab a drink, review the movie but also make a toast to the men who lost their lives. Our bartender made quite the Bloody Mary for us!

Thank JMc61
Reviewed September 21, 2017

We visited the bar as my fathers favourite film is The Perfect Storm. It was exactly how I expected it to look. Locals were friendly and were willing to tell us information about the Andrea Gail and its crew which is obviously still a very...More

Thank Nina2803
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

While visiting Gloucester one of the most important things to take in was the Crow's Nest. This is the name of the bar for the filming of The Perfect Storm. Although it's not the same location as in the movie... this is the actual bar...More

Thank digdeep0169
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