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Best Seafood Restaurants in Arlington


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A photo of The Hourly Oyster House restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 48 times today
Located in the heart of Harvard Square, The Hourly Oyster House delights patrons with its excellent seafood. The reviews are brimming with praises for the freshness and exceptional preparation of the seafood, emphasizing the oysters, clam chowder, and lobster roll. The menu offers a variety of seafood options, including shrimp ceviche, grilled octopus, and tuna tare tare, which have been described as 'wonderfully flavorful'. Customers also laud the restaurant's ambiance, attentive service, and its wine selection. As one reviewer says, "Hourly Oyster House is a delicious way to experience the best of Cambridge seafood". Its proximity to the Harvard campus further adds to its desirable location.
A photo of Moeca restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 30 times today
Moeca is gaining rave reviews for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Patrons are lauding the freshness of the seafood, with dishes featuring fish and shellfish being described as "spectacular", "excellently prepared" and "fabulous". This is not your typical seafood restaurant; its menu is innovative and creative, presenting seafood in fresh and exciting ways that stand out from the usual fare. The establishment also receives high praise for its outstanding service, knowledge of the menu, and stylish ambiance. One reviewer commented, "Moeca quickly became one of my favorite restaurants. The quality of the seafood dishes that you can find is remarkable". With its fantastically unique food and excellent service, Moeca is truly a gem in the seafood restaurant scene.
A photo of Legal C Bar- Somerville, on the Mystic restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Somerville
Booked 30 times today
Legal C Bar in Somerville, on the Mystic, has made a name for itself in the seafood culinary scene, resonating with patrons who appreciate quality seafood. Reviews highlight the freshness and flavor of the seafood and sushi, with special recognition for the fried scallops, clam chowder, and lobster roll. It’s not just the food though, the service also receives high marks for its friendliness, knowledge and attentiveness. Reviewers also note that the restaurant's open concept contributes to its lively atmosphere, though it can be a bit noisy. With its diverse menu to cater to every seafood lover's palate, this restaurant has become a popular choice for both locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Waypoint restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 26 times today
Recognized for its exceptional service and delicious seafood cuisine, Waypoint is your go-to restaurant for a memorable dining experience. It has been widely praised for its ambiance, vast variety of tantalizing seafood, and an extensive wine selection featuring unusual origins and great vintages. Specific dishes earning high accolades from patrons include their fresh oysters with unique toppings, smoky shrimp, and lobster cacio e pepe. The restaurant, located between Harvard and Central Square, also offers inventive cocktails and vegetarian options. Plentiful portions and interesting combinations define its menu. One reviewer noted that the seafood is "interpreted in really innovative ways that work". Despite some patron's wishes for a full lobster on the menu, Waypoint has managed to achieve an impressive 9.5 out of 10 overall rating from reviews and is described as an amazing seafood gem.
A photo of Row 34 - Cambridge restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 52 times today
Renowned for its remarkable and fresh seafood cuisine, Row 34 - Cambridge delights its patrons with tastefully prepared delicacies. According to the reviews, there’s no better place in the area for seafood "done simply but extremely well". Customers are consistently impressed with the richness and variety of the seafood on offer - from irresistible lobsters and halibuts to the enticing raw oysters. Further, the reviews highlight the restaurant's excellent service, and mention dishes like redfish ceviche, lobster risotto, and whitefish pate as notable standouts. The Row 34 experience is one that its customers are eager to revisit, labelling it as the "best seafood in Boston and Cambridge".
A photo of Legal Sea Foods - Kendall Square restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 37 times today
Located in Kendall Square, Legal Sea Foods consistently provides high-quality seafood dishes that are loved by locals and visitors alike. According to reviews, the restaurant delivers an excellent dining experience with a broad menu that ensures diverse seafood options. From the flavorful pistachio coated salmon to the perfect grilled swordfish spiced with Cajun, the dishes are fresh, well-prepared and satisfying. The establishment also delights with its superb service. A reviewer praised the staff's knowledge and attention to customer needs, including dietary restrictions. Legal Sea Foods continues to be recommended by patrons for its consistency, innovative spin on classics, and exquisite seafood selection.
A photo of Seamark Seafood & Cocktails restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Everett
Booked 5 times today
Seamark is a welcoming and luxurious restaurant located at Encore Boston Harbor. Helmed by James Beard Award-Winning Chef Michael Schlow, the menu boasts a bounty of elevated New England seafood favorites, featuring the freshest pier-to-plate cold-water fish, lobster and shellfish available. Hidden within Seamark is Old Wives’ Tale, an intimate speakeasy inspired by the majesty of the sea.Children under 5 are not permitted. On Friday-Saturday, Seamark is 18+ after 8pm, and 21+ after 10pm. Old Wives' Tale is 21+.
A photo of Harvest restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 41 times today
Harvest is a renowned restaurant celebrated for its exceptional Contemporary American cuisine. With a wine list "phenomenal" as its dishes, this establishment has managed to garner rave reviews for its unique and delightfully tasty offerings, from its "fresh and delicious" Seared Atlantic Salmon to its "best they had ever eaten" Heritage Pork Chops, not forgetting the “genius” of its chef. Furthermore, the restaurant's dessert menu, curated by Joshua Livsey, an Executive Pastry Chef and featured talent on Food Network’s Holiday Baking Championship and Best Baker in America, has gained notable attention. The "perfectly moist" and succulent seafood and the "wonderful" service have also earned it a reputation of excellence among its patrons.
A photo of Shaking Crab - Newton restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Newton
Booked 1 time today
Shaking Crab - Newton is renowned for its excellent seafood cuisine. Patrons rave about the exceptional quality of dishes served, from the Cajun sauce-infused crawfish to the Dungeness crab with Louisiana hot sauce, indicating a true mastery of seafood preparation. Reviews highlighted the fresh, flavorful seafood, calling the crab and lobster boil "to die for". This excitement extends to the experience of dining in the restaurant, with a fun, hands-on approach to eating and friendly, attentive staff. The seafood at Shaking Crab - Newton is recommended as "worth the trip", even if it's 45 minutes away, truly marking it as a standout in seafood cuisine.
A photo of Earls Kitchen + Bar -  Assembly Row restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Somerville
Booked 93 times today
Earls Kitchen + Bar - Assembly Row, provides a stunning experience of American cuisine, reflecting the country's diverse culinary landscape. The restaurant receives high praise for its varied menu that caters to different tastes including traditional American, fusion, and those with special dietary needs. Customers rave about the creative dishes like the Mother Earth Salad, Crispy Shrimp Sushi Roll, and a beloved brunch menu featuring a standout omelet. The restaurant's atmosphere is noted to be relaxed yet professional, complemented by efficient yet non-intrusive service. Patrons appreciate the restaurant's ability to cater to different occasions, from casual luncheons to festive gatherings.
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