Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. United States
  3. Greater Boston

Best Seafood Restaurants in Newton

Price

77 restaurants available nearby

A photo of The Hourly Oyster House restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1336)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 49 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 Legal Sea Foods - Chestnut Hill restaurant
4.5
Awesome(5028)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Chestnut Hill
Booked 94 times today
Legal Sea Foods - Chestnut Hill is a cherished destination for seafood gourmets seeking consistently excellent dishes. As per customers' reviews, the seafood is always fresh and cooked to perfection. Diners particularly highlight the New England Clam Chowder, the Lobster Roll, and the nut-crusted Salmon over Farro and charred Kale. The staff and management are highly regarded for their attentive service and their exceptional care with dietary restrictions, such as allergies and celiac disease. Overlooking a lake, the restaurant offers beautiful views and a bright, inviting ambiance thanks to large windows. Legal Sea Foods - Chestnut Hill is praised for its terrific and dependable food, and service that goes above and beyond.
A photo of Shaking Crab - Newton restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(106)
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 Limani restaurant
4.4
Awesome(786)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Chestnut Hill
Booked 41 times today
Limani, a gem of Mediterranean dining, has been lauded for its exquisite cuisine, excellent service, and beautiful ambiance. Its prime location in Chestnut Hill adds to its allure. The restaurant is renowned for serving authentic Mediterranean dishes, particularly those of Greek origin. Many of the glowing reviews marvel at the creative, delicious menu and the fresh, well-cooked seafood like halibut. One patron emphatically stated, "They know how to grill octopus (most don't) and they have some unusual dishes like langoustines." It's also commended for its attractive decor and relaxed setting. Limani's dedication to providing an unmatchable dining experience is evident in the repeated praise from satisfied guests.
A photo of Seasons 52 - Chestnut Hill restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4542)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Chestnut Hill
Booked 102 times today
Seasons 52 - Chestnut Hill is a beacon of American cuisine, celebrated for healthy, flavorful, and well-prepared dishes. Reviewers frequently extol the restaurant's diverse menu, including the filet mignon, grilled salmon salad, and the unique desserts served in shot glasses, with the pecan pie being a standout favorite. The experience of dining at Seasons 52 goes beyond just great food, as the service is often hailed as professional, accommodating, and knowledgeable. One reviewer expressed their satisfaction by stating, "Seasons52 exceeded our expectations in all ways ... Our meals were flavorful and well-prepared." Indeed, Seasons 52 - Chestnut Hill offers a dining experience that encapsulates good American cuisine.
A photo of Ruth's Chris Steak House - Waltham restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1871)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Waltham
Booked 31 times today
Ruth's Chris Steak House - Waltham, known for its steakhouse cuisine, never fails to provide a delightful dining experience. Reviews rave about the elegantly crafted menus, offering a diverse range of dishes such as signature steaks, fresh sides, and handcrafted cocktails. The ‘Filet & Cabernet’, for example, is a favorite amongst customers. Frequently highlighted are the well-cooked and tender steaks, with one reviewer calling it "a top-notch steakhouse" where the "filet was perfectly cooked." Moreover, the restaurant's ambiance is appreciated as being "elegant but not stuffy." Patrons also applaud it for its excellent service, professional staff, and the overall quality and taste of the food, making it a go-to for steakhouse cuisine.
A photo of Harvest restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(5048)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Cambridge
Booked 56 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 The Chateau - Waltham restaurant
4.5
Awesome(396)
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Waltham
Booked 4 times today
The Chateau, located in Waltham, offers an authentic Italian dining experience that has been cherished for decades by families and travelers alike. Patrons highlight its classic dishes, such as toasted ravioli and fresh marinara sauce, as reminiscent of their childhood favorites. The food, described as "solid Italian fare," and delectable Italian wedding soup, paired with the vintage ambiance, provides a comforting, home-like feel. The unwavering consistency in both the quality of food and excellent service makes The Chateau a popular spot among locals. Praising the excellent service provided by their servers, one patron noted the staff's ability to balance attentiveness and space perfectly. Whether you're in the mood for savory pasta, fresh salads, or even pizza, The Chateau guarantees a great dining experience.
A photo of Row 34 - Boston restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2075)
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Fort Point Channel
Booked 156 times today
Row 34 in Boston is an acclaimed seafood restaurant, known for its consistently excellent service and mouthwatering food. Reviews highlight the freshness of the seafood, with dishes like the Seafood Tower, Lobster Roll, and Clam Chowder earning high praise. In addition to top-notch entrees, Row 34 is admired for its extensive beer list and for having possibly the freshest seafood in Boston. The restaurant's commitment to serving fresh seafood "as if they snatched from the harbor as you order" is evident in every bite, offering diners a truly authentic Boston seafood experience. A variety of perfectly executed dishes from lobster rolls to fried oysters and unique offerings like tuna crudo and caviar-topped oysters have won over both locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Atlantic Fish restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(11615)
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Back Bay
Booked 114 times today
Atlantic Fish is renowned for its consistently high-quality seafood cuisine. The menu includes diverse dishes, praised by customers for their flavors and freshness. The restaurant's Maine lobster roll, crab cakes, and lobster thermidor were all given excellent reviews, with one customer saying the lobster thermidor was the best they've ever had. Furthermore, the freshness and variety of the seafood appetizer platter was highlighted. Atlantic Fish also provides a comprehensive wine list which was specifically appreciated by the customers. The outstanding service, friendly and knowledgeable, played a significant role in the restaurant's high ratings.
‘About the restaurant’ descriptions have been generated using an artificial intelligence model comprised of OpenTable proprietary data that has not been independently verified by OpenTable. The content is presented as-is, for informational purposes only.
Discover
OpenTable
  • About Us
  • Blog
  • Careers
  • Press
More
Businesses
  • Restaurant reservation software
  • Industry insights
  • Hospitality resources
  • Marketing resources
  • Operation resources
  • How to open a restaurant
  • For restaurants
  • For restaurant groups
Join us on
  • Privacy Policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
KAYAK Logo
Agoda Logo
OpenTable Logo