The Independent is a comfortable neighborhood restaurant and pub located in the heart of Union Square, Somerville.
The restaurant opened in 2001 and has become a beloved neighborhood mainstay. Diners come for food that is prepared daily from scratch, using fresh ingredients and the highest level of care. The bars are filled nightly with an eclectic mix of longtime Somerville residents and neighborhood newcomers. Guests enjoy a rotating selection of first-rate craft beer, and a seasonally-influenced cocktail menu that features both standards and new trends.
The Independent’s versatile space is perfect for small private gatherings or large parties.
If you are interested in hosting an event in the pub or restaurant,
please contact Jess Willis at 617-440-6021.
We accept dinner reservations for parties of all sizes. Please call
the restaurant after 3pm to make your reservation.