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Weekend Features!

 Pulled Pork Empanadas,  $12 

House cooked and pulled pork shoulder, cheddar and our own bbq sauce stuffed into two empanadas served with a side of soy-apple sauce. 

Pickle Wings, $13 

Pickle brined, fried wings served with ranch and carrot sticks.

Raspberry Rosé Sangria 

Fresh raspberries steeped in our dry rose with fresh cut oranges, lemons and limes and a splash of Bohemian Raspberry served over ice. 16oz glass -$10 

 Ipswich German Style Maibock 

This year Ipswich Ale Brewery is proud to celebrate 30 years of brewing excellence! To commemorate this momentous occasion, we’ll be releasing special limited brews throughout 2021.  First up in the series is a German Maibock (or Helles Bock). This traditional German style has a warm golden hue, exhibits toasty malt notes, and has a slightly pronounced hop presence from the noble German hops, Hallertau Mittelfruh. This beer is a perfect way to welcome the warm weather and celebrate our anniversary with us! 

7.3% ABV, IBUs: 33, 16oz -$8 

Ipswich Summer Ale

No fruits. No spices. Just an ideal blend of pale malt, Cascade, Mosaic and Amarillo hops. An unfiltered blonde ale that is a perfect addition to our favorite time of year here in Ipswich! 

4.9% ABV 16oz -$6 

Now available in our retail fridge, 12pk-$15, Case-$30 

 

 SOUPS 

 Garlic Bisque, 7 ~vn, gf 

A small bowl of our super yummy soup will boost your immune system with an antioxidant powerhouse of pureed roasted garlic, veggie stock and fresh herbs 

 

Fish Chowder, 8 

From the 1976 Gloucester cookbook, 

‘A Fisherman's Wife Cooks’, this chowder is thick with potatoes, smoked bacon, onion and haddock and is a creamy glimpse of life during that time 

Vegan Chili, 9 ~vn, gf 

A 3-bean, 5-pepper chili with squash, zucchini, tomato, corn and onions simmered in traditional chili spices, served with white corn tortillas – add cheese, 1 ~gf – add grilled chicken, 6~gf 

 

Salads 

Italian Sub Chop Salad, 12 ~gf 

Chopped crisp romaine with diced salami, ham, capicola and provolone tossed in vinaigrette and finished with diced pickles, tomato, red onion and hots 

Charred Caesar*, 11 ~gf 

Grilled romaine head, house made traditional dressing, shredded parmesan, white anchovies, microutons 

 

Arugula Parm Salad, 8 ~vn, gf 

Whole leaf arugula and shredded parmesan with lemon-thyme vinaigrette 

 

Grilled Add-ons for Salads, 6 ~gf 

chicken / marinated shrimp / salmon* 

 

For the safety and comfort of all our guests, face masks are required at all times when not at your table and please supervise children to keep them seated to reduce unintended interactions with other guests 

Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy 

* These menu items are served raw or undercooked, or contain raw or undercooked ingredients 

* Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions 

 APPETIZERS 

 Baked Brie, 12 ~v, gf 

Soft ripened baked brie topped with lingonberry preserves and served with baguette crostini 

 

Grilled Kielbasa, 11 

Smoked kielbasa on the grill served with marble rye bread, sauerkraut, pickles and mustards 

 

Soft Pretzel, 6 ~vn 

We’re serving this soft, salted treat right out of the oven with brown mustard 

-add beer cheese dipping sauce + $1~v 

 

Thanksgiving Egg Rolls, 12 

Carved turkey breast, mom’s stuffing, sweet potato, cranberry duck sauce 

 

Lentil-Brussel Hash, 7 ~vn, gf 

Brussel sprouts, onions and carrots, shaved, sliced and grated and simmered with lentils in veggie stock for a hearty gluten-free and vegan hash 

 

Pot Roast Poutine, 15 

Crispy fries, shredded pot roast, Pineland Farms cheddar curds, house made gravy 

 

Single Layer Chicken Nachos, 18 ~gf 

House cooked white corn tortillas smothered with grilled chicken, jack cheese, fresh made pico de gallo, mild Anaheim peppers, black bean-corn salsa, scallions and lime crema 

 

Hold the chicken = Veggie nachos, 12 ~v, gf 

 

Truffle-Parm Tots, 11 ~v, gf 

Crispy tots, shredded parmesan, white truffle oil 

Loaded Baked Potato Tots, 12 ~gf 

Melted cheddar, crumbled bacon, sour cream and scallions 

~ v, can be vegetarian ~ vn, can be vegan 

~ gf, can be gluten free … 

Please confirm your needs with your server on these designations 

We have gluten free pizza crust, bread and buns 

Due to supply chain issues and skyrocketing prices, all menu items are subject to availability, price changes, and substitution on a daily basis...we thank you for your understanding and patience as we endeavor always to bring you the best experience possible

 

Bread & Buns 

 

Fried Chicken Sandwich, 16

We fil-a-chicken that will give you pop-eyes with a southern style, fried, buttermilk chicken breast with cheese, pickles and mayo on a butter griddled bun 

Brewer’s Burger*, 16 ~gf 

Char-grilled 8oz Angus, with shredded lettuce, tomato, red onion and cheese on a toasted bun 

 

Patty Melt*, 16 ~gf 

8oz Angus on the flat-top with cheese, tomatoes, pickles, yellow mustard, ketchup, griddled sourdough bread 

Veggie Burger, 14 ~vn, gf 

Southwestern black bean and sweet potato burger topped with avocado, arugula, tomato, red onion, chipotle remoulade, toasted bun 

 

Fried Fish Sandwich, 15

Crispy, fried, fresh haddock on a toasted bun with shredded lettuce, tomato, cheese, tartar sauce 

Corned Beef Reuben, 13 ~gf

Thin sliced corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, 1,000 islands, griddled marble rye 

All sandwiches served with choice of fries, tots or simple greens with balsamic vinaigrette 

 

Flatbreads 

Brewer’s, 14 ~gf

Crumbled sweet Italian sausage, ricotta, caramelized onion, banana peppers, tomato sauce and shredded mozzarella 

Margherita, 12 ~v, gf 

Fresh diced tomato, fresh sliced mozzarella, fresh basil, fresh garlic, balsamic drizzle 

Cheese, 10 ~v, gf

Tomato sauce and shredded mozzarella 

-add pepperoni, 2 –add sausage, 2 

ENTREES

 Korean BBQ Beef Rice Bowl, 22 ~gf

Spicy marinated grilled tenderloin served on short grain brown rice with kimchi coleslaw, sliced avocado, shredded pickled carrot and finished with lime crema 

Spicy Crunchy Salmon*, 24 ~gf 

Inspired from the sushi roll, the salmon filet is brushed with teriyaki sauce, topped with panko, roasted and served with short grain brown rice and lentil-brussel hash 

Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese, 17 

You know the drill… cheesy, smoky, spicy, and filling - now chase it with a pint! 

Fish and Chips, 23

Crispy, fried, fresh haddock, french fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce, lemon 

BBQ Meatloaf, 20

Beef and turkey meatloaf baked with our stout BBQ sauce, dirty mashed Yukon gold potatoes, gravy, and balsamic Brussel sprouts

 

Hops Hot and Blue Steak*, 25

Grilled, spicy-sweet, marinated sirloin, delta hops-blue cheese butter, dirty mashed Yukon gold potatoes and steamed broccolini 

 

Lemon-Caper Chicken, 23 ~gf

Seared chicken breast in a white wine, lemon-caper-garlic sauce, dirty mashed Yukon gold potatoes and steamed broccolini 

 

Grilled Steak Salad*, 22

Our spicy-sweet, marinated sirloin grilled and sliced and served on top of fresh arugula and shredded parmesan tossed with lemon-thyme vinaigrette 

 

SIDES 

cole slaw, 5 fries, 5 simple greens, 5 

tots, 6 mashed potato, 6 

short-grain brown rice, 5 broccolini, 7 

lentil-brussel sprout hash, 7 - vn, gf 

balsamic brussel sprouts, 7 - v, gf 

 

BEER MENU

 Ipswich Original Ale

A New England classic, this is a medium-bodied, unfiltered English style pale ale with subtle earthy hoppiness and smooth malty flavor 5.4% ABV 16oz $7 

Ipswich Route 101 IPA

This hop forward, west coast style IPA packs a citrus-like punch with an understated malt backbone. 6.0% ABV 16oz -$7 

Ipswich Route 1A Double IPA 

The use of bready, biscuity malts serve as the on-ramp to flavor, while the citrusy aromas from hops lend to its heady bouquet 8.2% ABV 13oz -$8 

Ipswich Oatmeal Stout

Deep, rich, and malty with hints of chocolate and coffee. It's what espresso would be if it had the gumption to be beer - 7.0% ABV 16oz -$7 

 

Ipswich Pesky Pilsner 

Crisp and refreshing! We take proper German malt, traditional Czech Saaz hops and add a touch of Lemondrop hops for a clean, pale lager with a bright and light finish - 4.6% ABV 16oz - $7 

Ipswich Blueberry Shandy

Lemon and blueberry flavors shine through this zesty, citrusy, sweet offering - 5.4% ABV 16oz -$7 

 

Ipswich Silver Lining IPA 

The bright and clear sibling to our 1620, Silver Lining cuts through all of the New England hazy fog with a ballast of hops balanced with just the right amount of malts to keep this IPA even keeled. 6.3% ABV 16oz - $7 

 

Ipswich IPA 

Our original IPA is an unfiltered cross between an English and American IPA, with a strong, dry bitterness balanced with a slight malty sweetness. 6.3% ABV 16oz -$6 

 

NBPT Copper Ale 

A malty and delicious copper ale made in small batches that shines like a new penny. Available on draft at the NBPT Tap Room and here only! 

5.0% ABV 16oz - $7 

 

Ipswich 1620 New England IPA 

Hazy with a rainbow of hop aromas and flavors, this New England style IPA features Mosaic, Citra, Amarillo, and Idaho 7 hops, with a full body that is sure to please - 6.3% ABV 16oz - $7 

 

Ipswich Hellbound Barleywine 

Our take on an American Barleywine goes down smooth, but packs a devilishly bold punch. It’s slightly sweet with lingering hints of raisins and caramel. 11.8% ABV 13oz -$8 

Ipswich G-Free

Our gluten free beer with spicy flavors of sorghum is complimented by the blend of our Belgian yeast strain as well as the additions of Curacao orange peels and Celeia hops 6.5% ABV $5, 12 oz Cans Only 

 Ipswich Winter Nacht 

Winter Nacht Schwarzbier is a black lager with light chocolate roast malt notes balanced by German noble hops to keep the sweetness in check. Winter Nacht is big on flavor, but goes down nice and easy. Prost! 

5.0% ABV 16oz - $7 

Ipswich Bohemian Raspberry 

This tank conditioned sour ale will have you doing the fandango with loads of raspberry puree for all. It drinks slightly dry and clean with a sour punch that will make you sing a soaring, falsetto, Galileo!  5.0% ABV 13oz - $7 

Ipswich Summer Ale

No fruits. No spices. Just an ideal blend of pale malt, Cascade, Mosaic and Amarillo hops. An unfiltered blonde ale that is a perfect addition to our favorite time of year here in Ipswich! 4.9% ABV 16oz -$7 

 

Ipswich German Style Maibock 

This traditional German style has a warm golden hue, exhibits toasty malt notes, and has a slightly pronounced hop presence from the noble German hops. This beer is a perfect way to welcome the warm weather and celebrate our 30th anniversary with us! 

7.3% ABV 16oz - $8 

 

Flights 

Classic Flight, $10

Pilsner 

Original Pale Ale

Route 101 West Coast IPA 

Oatmeal Stout 

IPA Flight, $10 

Ipswich IPA 

Route 101 West Coast IPA 

Silver Lining IPA 

1620 New England IPA 

 

No Bite Flight $10 

Pilsner 

Summer Ale 

Blueberry Shandy 

Bohemian Raspberry 

 

Special Brew Flight $12 

German Style Maibock 

NBPT Copper Ale 

Route 1A Double IPA 

Winter Nacht 

Take Some Cold Beer Home! 

32oz Crowlers, $12 …and besides 

Who Doesn’t Love a Big Can?!? 

 

DRINK MENU

 

Raspberry Rosé Sangria 

Fresh raspberries steeped in our dry rose with fresh cut oranges, lemons and limes and a splash of Bohemian Raspberry served over ice. 16oz glass -$10 

Ipswich White Wine 

An American Pinot Grigio that has all the best properties of the varietal with a crisp, fruit-forward start and a citrusy, smooth finish. 

Glass -$9, Bottle - $36 

Ipswich Dry Rosé

This light-bodied rose has aromas of white cherry and strawberry which lend themselves to a beautiful, firm acidity that finishes with a delicate dryness. Glass -$8, Bottle - $32 

 

Ipswich Red Wine

It is a traditional French Bordeaux style wine with syrah, merlot and cabernet blended to a deep color with pleasant aromas of blackberries, cherries, and ripe plums that linger slightly on the palate with vanilla from the oak finish. 

Glass -$9, Bottle - $36 

For the safety and comfort of all our guests, face masks are required at all times when not at your table and please supervise children to keep them seated to reduce unintended interactions with other guests. 

Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy 

*These menu items are served raw or undercooked, or contain raw or undercooked ingredients 

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions. 

Take Some Cold Beer Home! 

32oz Crowlers, $12 …and besides 

Who Doesn’t Love a Big Can?!? 

DESSERT

 

Soda Pop Ice Cream Float, $6

Vanilla ice cream in a pint glass with your choice of soda 

Oatmeal Stout Ice Cream Float, $9

Vanilla ice cream in a pint glass with our legendary oatmeal stout

 

Two Scoops, $3

Vanilla and/or Flavor of the Day 

 

Big Brownie Skillet, $8

The big brownie is back! Chocolate, cream cheese brownie with white chocolate chips in cast iron, topped with whipped cream 

 

Two scoop a la mode, $3 

Blondie Skillet, $5

Individual chocolate chip blondie baked in a small cast iron and topped with whipped cream - one scoop a la mode, $1.50 

Caramel Maple Bread Pudding, $6

Topped with whipped cream it’s kind of like French toast, only waaaaay better 

 

Maine Root Bottled Soda, $3 

Root Beer 

Blueberry 

Lemon-Lime 

Cola (contains caffeine) 

 

Bottled Water - Sm $3, Lg $7 

Pellegrino Sparkling 

Acqua Panna Non-Sparkling 

Hot and Cold 

 

Bottomless Hot Coffee - $2 Bottomless Ice Tea, Regular or Sweet - $3 Maine Root Lemonade 16oz Bottle - $3 

MOJO cold brew coffee - $5 

~ v, can be vegetarian ~ vn, can be vegan 

~ gf, can be gluten free … 

Please confirm your needs with your server on these designations 

We have gluten free pizza crust, bread and buns