Haverhill, MA

This accessibility guide helps people with mobility challenges in Haverhill stay engaged in the community. The Access Navigators team takes to the streets to inspect restaurants and cultural attractions for physical barriers that impact accessibility and regularly updates our findings in this handy guide. You can contribute by adding your observations using our online assessment report!

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Restaurant/Attraction
Description
Address
Website
Entry
Restrooms
Interior
Parking
Comments
Barking Dog Ale HouseBar and restaurant serving craft beers and cocktails with a classic vibe.77 Washington St, Haverhill, MA 01832http://www.barkingdogale.com/ale-house-haverhillEntry free of steps, has pull-side clearance, might need assistance opening second door as the space is a bit tighterThere is no accessible stall in the general restroom, however there is a single bathroom multi-gender restroom with two grab bars and easy access and space to moveThe lower floor has mostly booths and high-top tables, there is a large staircase up to the second floor which has mostly low-top tables, there is an elevator accessible to utilize the upper floor.There are two accessible parking spaces off of Essex Street, which is closest to Washington Street. Depending on the business of the town when visiting, there may be some distance between the nearest spaces and the restaurant
Battle Grounds Coffee CompanyCoffee shop with seating for customers with a calm ambiance.39 Washington St Haverhill, MA 01832https://battlecoffee.com/cafe/The entry is free of steps, vestibule is present thus would need assistance to open the doorSingle multi-gender bathroom with disability-accessible sign, bathroom has appropriate space to mobilize, 2 grab bars, in the back of the cafe, adequate clearances around toilet and sinkLower seating available in the back of the cafe, front counter is low, condiments are higher up and might need assistance reaching, open areas that would make it easy to mobilizeThere are 2 disability accessible parking spaces off of Essex Street near Washington Street.On their website, under the Cafe tab, customers can view the space inside of the cafe and visualize where they would be able to sit inside of the restaurant.
Casa BlancaProvides Mexican food and specialty drinks in a "hacienda-style" environment.2 Essex St, Haverhill, MA 01832https://casablancamexican.com/menus/haverhill/The entrances off of Essex Street are free of steps, has a vestibule thus will need assistance opening the door, wide doorway has a slight incline ramp that might require some assistance to move upAccess to restroom is appropriate, one accessible stall within the bathroom, space to mobilize is limited, appropriate space near sink however towel dispenser is on an opposite wall with a trash can sitting underneath them, toilet paper is on the opposite wall than the toilet is against, 2 grab barsInterior provides both high and low-top seating as well as booths, is open and able to mobilize in easily, furniture is movable, there are no steps in the dining area observed1 disability-accessible space for roadside parking on Essex street closest to Moulton Way and 2 accessible spaces for roadside parking on Essex Street closest to Washington Street.
Maria's Family RestaurantMediterranean food, in a semi-formal dining room with a bar81 Essex St, Haverhill, MA 01832http://www.thegalleriabanquetroom.com/marias-family-restaurant/The entry is free of steps however there is limited pull side clearance as the entryway has a wide vestibule, otherwise wide entryUnable to assess as the restaurant was closedAppeared from outside perspective to be open and would allow for circulation around the restaurant, the tables inside are low-top from what could be visualized and could be moved to accommodate to the space needed for a wheelchair, most seats do have arms, Essex and Locust Street Parking Lot offers 3 accessible spaces, 1 accessible space for roadside parking on Essex street closest to Moulton Way and 2 accessible spaces for roadside parking on Essex Street closest to Washington Street. Further assessment of this restaurant would be needed to determine if the bathrooms are accessible.
Essex Street GrilleCasual restaurant with a variety of options on the menu,25 Essex St, Haverhill, MA 01832http://www.essexstreetgrillehaverhill.com/Entry is accessible with not steps and a slight ramp and is wide however would need assistance as there is a vestibule and no pull-side clearance.Unable to assess the restrooms as the restaurant was being utilized for a private partyInterior was open with a combination of high and low table-tops, from doorway it appeared that there were no steps inside of the restaurant with a high-top barEssex and Locust Street Parking Lot offers 3 accessible spaces, 1 accessible space for roadside parking on Essex street closest to Moulton Way and 2 accessible spaces for roadside parking on Essex Street closest to Washington Street.
Wicked Big CafeCoffee shop19 Essex St, Haverhill, Massachusetts 01832https://facebook.com/Wicked-Big-Cafe-89261044780Entryway lacks pull side clearance, but free of steps and wide enough doorwayNo grab bars in either bathroom, but clearance in and at doorwayStandard height tables, counters to order and get food and drinks are high, condiment table high and tight space No handicap parking noted in areaHaverhill, MA
The Peddlers DaughterIrish Restaurant45 Wingate St, Haverhill, MA 01832http://www.thepeddlersdaughter.com/Accessible entrance on right side of building down ramp, leads you to the bar area and then there is an elevator that goes to the upstairs dining area2 grab bars in women's bathroom, none in men's, both have accessible clearanceThe downstairs had a mix of high and standard height tables, clear, enough space. Were not able to assess upstairs because it was closedEssex and Locust Street Parking Lot offers 3 handicapped spaces, 1 handicapped space on curbside parking on Essex street closest to Moulton Way and 2 handicapped spaces on curbside parking on Essex Street closest to Washington StreetHaverhill, MA

 

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