A restaurant bar

Dining at Grove

Grove, the restaurant at Briar Barn Inn, is characterized by its fresh ingredients and seasonal menu, catering to guests and locals alike.

At Grove, you can enjoy both inventive cuisine and casual favorites in a relaxed dining experience.


Email us to reserve for parties greater than 6 guests.


Our Chef, Ben Lightbody, draws on his love of local products, years of worldwide culinary tourism, and passion for great flavor. With an emphasis on using seasonal ingredients, our menus change frequently.

Grove's accessible menu offers modern fare with a focus on fresh, local ingredients. Full-service bars feature classic cocktails, local craft beers, and a vibrant wine list.


Aerial view of restaurant food
A chef holding a salad
A top down view of two cocktails


Located in Rowley, Massachusetts, Grove at Briar Barn Inn is just north of Cape Ann and just south of historic Newburyport, nestled in the very heart of Boston’s North Shore. You will find our restaurant just steps away from the guestrooms and The Spa at Briar Barn Inn.


101 Main Street
Rowley, Massachusetts, 01969


Sunday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday – Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm

*Check Grove's website for modified hours and closures for private events.