Downstairs at David's Tavern

David's Tavern

David’s Tavern
Newburyport’s Most Unique Restaurant

A local favorite for over 20 years, located in the historic Garrison Inn and recently voted best in Newburyport Dining Excellence.
Come in and let our welcoming staff treat you like one of the family. Our restaurant features a rustic downstairs tavern with copper top tables and brick & stone walls, and a street level, main dining room, offering a quieter more intimate setting. David's Tavern's award winning menu features fresh local seafood, farm fresh produce, perfectly prepared steaks, and creative home made desserts.

The restaurant also has childcare facilities on site for your convenience.

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Open Daily at 5:00 p.m.

Sunday Brunch from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Reservations (978) 462-8077

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Friday Night is Date Night at David's Tavern!

Enjoy the rustic ambiance & live music downstairs or a quieter setting in our street level main dining room—
$45 per couple ~ full size portions!
Add a bottle of selected wine for $15   Check out the menu. (menu items may change)

Pasta nights at David’s Tavern!

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday!


Choose your salad…Garden or Caesar
Choose your pasta: (sample options ~ always 3 available)
Cheese Tortellini Carbonara
Spaghetti with meatballs and marinara sauce
Penne with chicken, snow peas, mushrooms & broccoli in white wine Parmesan herb sauce
Served with garlic bread — 14.95 adults ~ 8.95 kids

Celebrate Easter Sunday at David's Tavern

Enjoy a bountiful brunch buffet featuring carve stations with ham and lamb, omlet station, pancakes, French toast, eggs, smoked salmon, seafood newburg, fruits, veggies, desserts and plenty more!

Click here for Easter Buffet Brunch menu and details (April 20, 2014) 24.95 adults ~ 12.95 children

Reservations are now being accepted

Gift Certificates Now Available!

Sunday Brunch Hours!

We are now offering our Sunday Brunch starting at 10:00 am $14.95 for adults $8.95 for children. Check out the brunch menu on our menus page. Make your reservations today!

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