Friday, February 14, 2020

Cheever Tavern Is Opening in Norwell Center

A new dining and drinking spot is on its way to a quiet village center on the South Shore.

According to a post within the jobs section of, Cheever Tavern is planning to open in Norwell Center, with a post from WATD 95.9 FM saying that it will be moving into the space on Main Street where McGreal's Tavern had been. The job post mentions that the 70-seat restaurant and bar will offer "upscale American tavern food" while also having 20 beer taps and offering "specialty" cocktails. No opening date has been given as of yet for Cheever Tavern, with its Facebook page simply saying that it is coming soon.

The address for Cheever Tavern in Norwell Center is 690 Main Street, Norwell, MA, 02061. Its website can be found at

[February 21 update: The Patriot Ledger states that Cheever Tavern hopes to have a soft opening in the middle of April and it planning to be fully open by Mother's Day, with such items as sandwiches, tacos, and brick chicken being a few items on the menu.]

[August 18 update: A tweet from @JeffCutler indicates that Cheever Tavern is now open, while its website (which indicates it has both indoor and outdoor dining) shows such items as guacamole, wings, burgers, lobster rolls, fried chicken sandwiches, bolognese, fish and chips, macaroni and cheese, and more.]

by Marc Hurwitz (Also follow us on Twitter at @hiddenboston)

[A related post from our sister site (Boston's Hidden Restaurants): List of Restaurant Closings and Openings in the Boston Area]

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