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15 State St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3592
+1 781-631-9824
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“short ribs” (2 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
15 State St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3592
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Maddies and didn't know what to expect. There's barely any photos on tripadvisor and not even a website. Most of the reviews seemed to be by locals so I figured it's got to be good, and we weren't disappointed. Great drinks at...More

Thank Becca_beanie123
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's the upstairs and the downstairs and hopefully never the twain shall meet downstairs is a bit of a animal house upstairs has dining and a bar as well

Thank ToddDrumm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back in the '80's on a Saturday this place would've been packed with 20 nothing year olds drinking the day away. Although KW & I didn't know each other back then, we were both patrons of this place. We decided to stop in for a...More

Thank Marca P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I've been going to Maddie's on and off for 20 years. It is an institution that has to be experienced. The drinks are legendary so make sure you are not driving home. It is typically packed at peak times, especially around holidays so plan accordingly.

Thank Nathaniel G
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Earlier in the afternoon we stopped in at the downstairs bar for a VERY strong drink that they are understandably famous for. Delish. Then later we came back with another couple for a really good dinner upstairs. I loved the short rib that has a...More

Thank MAJ_Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 August 2017

About 1/4 of a mile from Tuckers Wharf, just up State Street. Used to go there when I was a bot, now I'm 58. Basically a local pub with great fresh sea food dishes. Go for the food, not the atmosphere. Had their fried scallops,...More

1  Thank roger h
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Six of us decided to try Maddie's on a Saturday night. Four of us hadn't been there in some time. The service was outstanding and we really didn't have to wait long even though the dining room was packed. My husband and I had the...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Went out with daughter. We have been dining out alot. Maddies is a staple in this town. Have been eating here since the seventies. The food is great, service too! Thumbs up!

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Maddies is a favorite..especially for townies. The downstairs is great for lunch and the upstairs is very good for dinner.

Thank 989janices
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Had a evening dinner at the sail loft with colleagues. Great and straight forward food in an old but ok environment. Great local beer served by a nice and polite waiter. Can recommend and will visit this place again. All my colleagues were also happy...More

Thank Hans K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 State St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3592 (Formerly Sail Loft Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marblehead
  • Phone Number: +1 781-631-9824
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