Teresa’s Grille 19
Dig into pulled pork tacos or a juicy burger topped with jack cheddar onion rings and sip a local draft, while keeping up with the game on the big screens hanging above the bar. The chill, casual atmosphere and welcoming staff will ensure the drinks and conversation keep flowing.
20 Elm Street., North Reading, 978-276-0044, teresasgrille19.com
A menu stacked with New England–style pub food favorites, dozens of beers from Bud Light to microbrews on tap, and an unpretentious style have long made The Grog a local institution. Add in live music every weekend and you have an unparalleled destination for a night with the guys.
13 Middle St., Newburyport, 978-465-8008, thegrog.com