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About The Daily Catch Seaport
With our black pasta dish: Aglio Olio rated top 100 in the country, The Daily Catch - Seaport is considered by many as the best place to enjoy Pasta, Seafood and most importantly Calamari in Boston. Footsteps from the water, you can enjoy the ocean breeze while sipping wine or cocktails on our Outdoor Patio. Or you can sit in any of our newly renovated dinning rooms with stunning views of the Boston Harbor and City Skyline while taking in the aroma of fresh ingredients from our open kitchen. We are the #1 Seafood Restaurant in Boston's Seaport District according to Zagat Food Ratings. Your reservation is only a click away!
Boston, MA 02210
Seafood, Italian, Shellfish
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11am - 3pm.
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 3pm - 9pm, Friday: 3pm - 10pm, Saturday: 12:pm - 10pm, Sunday: 12pm - 9pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
For catering inquire please contact: (617) 765-4259
Limited street parking is available nearby. There are several parking lots to choose from in seaport such as the Vertex building, Seaport Garage, and Boston Fish Pier. Please see link above for more parking options.
Private Party Facilities:
We offer several options for private functions and events. During the summer season we have outdoor patio space overlooking the Boston harbor and city skyline that can accommodate parties up 250 people.
During the off-season we have a newly renovated bar and private room that can accommodate 50 or if you book our entire restaurant we can accommodate 100 people inside and the outdoor area if weather permits. Visit our website and download our function menu: www.dailycatch.com/seaport.html
Private Party Contact:
Manager: (617) 765-4259
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
We offer several options for private functions and events. During the summer season we have outdoor patio space overlooking the Boston harbor and city skyline that can accommodate parties up 250 people. During the off-season we have a newly renovated bar and private room that can accommodate 50 or if you book our entire restaurant we can accommodate 100 people inside plus the outside area if weather permits.
The Daily Catch Seaport Ratings and Reviews
6 of us went for a guys night out. The food and the service was exceptional. Tried black pasta with scallops for the first time and it was amazing. The meal was served in the pan it was cooked it. Of the six we had 5 different entrees and everyone enjoyed theirs. The Sicilian Fish Stew is off the charts good! First time there, we all will be back.
Always a good meal at the Daily Catch. We've been going since the 80's . The food was delicious as always. My husband and I shared the Fra Diavolo with black ink pasta. The server was friendly, humorous and attentive. Kudos to her. I will look forward to returning.
I've tried the black ink pasta in the north end location and it was delicious. Ordered the same thing in the Seaport location and was disappointed. It has really bitter taste and the flavor just wasn't the same.
As for service, our server didn't check on us until we were about done eating. There was only 1 other table in the restaurant so not sure why we weren't checked on shortly after the food was served.
Overall- disappointed and would go back to the north end location instead.
There were a lot of family and visitors at the restaurant when we went because it was around the Christmas holidays. Waiter was friendly. Oysters were great, pasta was really good! When I asked for spicey, they really made it super spicey! Ambiance was alrightm I think it would be a lot nicer in the summer when you can actually sit outdoors.
We have tried many seafood restaurants in Boston but this is absolutely the best in terms of quality and value. The owners have their own fleet of fishing vessels and provide daily freshly caught seafood. The Seaport location is wonderful, with outside waterfront dining. A party of four, we dined on Dec. 27 and my wife and I ordered the LOBSTER FRA DIAVOLO for two which had very generous portions of shellfish, calamari, squid and lobster. It was served over spaghetti prepared al dente and a very delicious "spicy” seafood (with ground calamari) tomato sauce. The consistency and flavor of the spaghetti was the best I have ever eaten. Shane, our bartender and server, was fantastic. He was very attentive and responsive throughout the entire evening and made our dining experience a complete satisfaction.
Booked The Daily Catch for my birthday dinner while in town for a conference my husband and his colleagues were attending. Our server was fantastic - very attentive and provided great suggestions. All the food was very fresh and tasty. I would definitely recommend this to someone who was trying to find good seafood without breaking the bank.
Had a nice birthday dinner with my family here. The seafood selection and quality was good but did not blow me away like some other Boston seafood spots (e.g., Island Creek), but I was glad to see local fish offered. I appreciated the variety of Sicilian wines to pair with food. Our server was nice but seemed fairly inexperienced.
We have been here several times over the summer but this was a rare treat in mid October to be able to eat outside. We met friends visiting from Colorado and wanted to share the waterfront.
We felt the food wasn’t as fresh this time as in the past and a bit more greasy.
Hope it was an exception.
It was my first time dining with the Daily Catch the other day for lunch. Prior to that, most of my experience with the restaurant has been enjoying the outdoor bar during the summertime. Suffice to say that the dining experience isn't this restaurants forte. The indoor seating arrangement is limited, however, that wasn't an issue because the restaurant was empty for lunch. That said, due to the lack of patrons, the service was atrocious. Our waiter didn't hand us menus or silverware upon being seated. Rather, he disappeared for about 10 minutes into the kitchen area. We ended up getting our own menus and silverware, and I flagged him down afterwards to place our order.
As for the food, it was mediocre at best. I had a salad and added grilled shrimp (approximately two shrimp). Overall, I wasn't impressed with my meal or the service. From now on, I'm just going to stick to drinking at their outdoor bar.
Amazing food and great service. Went their with my husband and high school kids and picked up our oldest recent college graduate living in Southie. Great last minute dinner idea and everyone had something they loved (and some of my kids dont eat seafood). Loved it
Good came out over a period of 40 minutes. Side dishes had to be requested multiple times....last one came out about the same time as the bill.
Food was delicious and the waterfront dining is beautiful.
Just a shame we couldn't actually have our dinner together and won't be coming back.
We went there for a water view
We were seated shoved into a table next to a wall
We had no view
It was so hard to see the menu so we had to use our phone lights to see the menu
Server was slow , forgot our water , forgot my drink
Our table had no salt pepper etc
Waiter brought us a double salad thT we did not order
Meals were good
My drink was terrible
You can't get just a plain martini they have "special" ones
No spoon for the pasta had to ask for cheese
Waiter needs more training in people skills
And serving training
We had a great outdoor seat facing the harbor and city. The food was delicious. I had the broiled swordfish and my husband had the monk marsala with black pasta. He loved it and I had a taste and it was very good. My only complaint was that our waitress put our dinner order in too fast and our food and bottle of wine were delivered while we were still sipping our cocktails.
Restaurant got great write up but was nothing special. The reservation was honored and we walked right in. Food was nothing special, $8 garlic bread was tasteless and took 20 minutes to be delivered.
Lobster fra Diablo was not spicy at all
In all it was disappointing
Sadly the restaurant was in need of a good cleaning.... we did have an outside table with a lovely view which was what I requested however, the hostess made no mention of that or that we were there to celebrate our anniversary of 34 years.
Though our waitress was nice we waited a good 10 minutes before even getting a glass of water and then another 5 for placing a drink order....It was not busy at all.... at 5 pm on a Sunday afternoon. The shrimp scampi app was enjoyable..... bread was standard.... nothing special.... nor was the pasta.... and not even a cookie offered in celebration .....
Early in our marriage we often ate at the Brookline location this was no where in that league!
Terrible dining experience. We weren't offered outdoor seating and were seated inside. Dining area looked dirty with grease smudges on wall mirrors. The air inside was cloudy with grease particles due to poor ventilation system. It took ten minutes for server to come to table and take a drink order. No brand name liquor on bar menu.
Found a seven inch long hair in my salad. Walked out immediately.
Poor service. Dirty dining room. Dirty kitchen.
Heaven is sitting outside at the Daily Catch during summer, watching the boats and the sky, and staying until after sunset, eating delicious seafood and enjoying the glorious view.
You definitely do not want to miss the squid ink pasta. The swordfish and mixed vegetables is a terrific dish. I would have enjoyed more vegetables, but the portions were not oversized and that is also good. The citrus salad was absolutely great!
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