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The Crooked Tap Cafe

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7 W Main St, Erving, MA 01344-9721
+1 978-633-2014
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Manchester
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199 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Right on Rd 2 in Erving. Small but nicely done. Welcoming host. Good selection of beers and wines. Wonderful sandwiches and home made soup. The owner/server offered to do a soup and 1/2 sandwich so I could try both. Excellent service and reasonable prices

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Thank TLM1940
Saratoga Springs, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

What an awesome place!! On our way back to NY after a weekend in MA. We were greeted warmly by the owner. Had our 2 young boys with us. We thought it was so awesome it was a sandwich place and you could get a draft beer. I got a blueberry wheat beer and my husband a Sam summer. He... More 

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Thank Upsetmom931
Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

I stopped by mid afternoon for a late lunch. Greeted by the owner Mike. I had a cup of chowder, a great sandwich and a draft beer. Now the clam chowder. I had to look for the potatoes but it was loaded with clams and very good. The tab came to $15 which was quite reasonable. Will be back!

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1 Thank chas118
Ayer, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A long and rainy ride on Route 2, we stopped in for home made sandwich and drafts... and BOOM!! Ortiz hits his 500th home run while we were watching at the bar!! Win/Win!

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Thank Donna D
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

While heading to Wilmington, Vermont, our (very) winding road took us through Erving, Massachusetts. We were hungry, and also getting a little annoyed by the nice lady (voice) of Google Maps. A solution was found. We would stop and eat. We knew the Crooked Tap was highly rated, and we soon found out why. We had some amazing fresh NE... More 

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Thank VetteRunner
Northampton, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

First time here. Stopped on the way back from Boston. Go trip advisor. Mike was very welcoming. Hey, what's not to love about a guy that brings you popcorn! Had a hot winding road sandwich. Very tasty. Fine brightly appointed place. Will be back. Thanks Crooked Tap Cafe.

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Thank Jim M
Clayville, Rhode Island
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015

This is a diamond in the rough. Great owners, great food and a great beer selection. Mike and Simone could not have been nicer. We stopped in for a quick drink after skiing at Northfield mountain and ended up staying for 2 hours - most of it a great conversation with the owners. Highly recommended. The reviewer who complained of... More 

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Thank apuerini
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I had the winding road sandwich it was fantastic ! The bread was wonderful too! I just loved it and if I wasn't saving room for my next beer I would have had another one.

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2 Thank Djh860
Sutton, Massachusetts
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152 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

This is the best place in Erving. Always go here after climbing at Farley. The sandwiches are huge and fresh. The owners are sooooo nice. Absolutely stop here! Spongebob must have come here in an off day.

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1 Thank c415
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

This small brew pub-cafe was a wonderful place to stop for lunch on Rte 2 as we traveled to Vermont. The owner was super friendly, the local beers excellent, and the sandwiches delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$6
Cuisine
Bar, Soups, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 W Main St, Erving, MA 01344-9721
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Erving
  • Phone Number: +1 978-633-2014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?