What type of diet works for you? If you ask me, I follow the “Seefood” diet. I see food and I eat it. And that may exactly be the case when you go to these seafood restaurants. We’ve already featured steak houses, pizza places, and burger joints before. Now we will expand your dining world and go beyond seas and oceans, or even under them if you wish.
Before you hesitate and question the the idea of eating in these restaurants or the freshness of seafood in general, remember that we handpicked these listings based on already existing reviews and recommendations. So, these listings are the best of the best, in terms of taste, service, and of course, freshness.
Here we now feature the Top 10 Seafood Restaurants in Massachusetts. Wherever you are in the country, there are number of them near you, for sure. We’ve done the hard part by searching, now is your turn to try them out yourself!
Capt. Carlo’s Restaurant holds very proudly its reputation for having the very best of seafood to be found anywhere. Lobsters, clams, haddock, swordfish, salmon, shrimp, scallops and calamari are just some of the fresh seafood prepared for your appetite. Along with a full menu of all their local seafood favorites, they also offer steak, chicken, burgers, pastas, salads and a great children’s selection.
West Yarmouth, MA
Overlooking all of Hyannis Harbor, Tugboats, is a seafood restaurant acclaimed for superior dishes at reasonable price. Their family friendly atmosphere and alternative menu options will ensure that everyone at your table leaves happy.
Schermerhorn’s has been providing Western Massachusetts with fresh Maine Lobsters since 1912. All their seafood, including steamer clams, North Atlantic Swordfish and Lobster, come live and fresh directly from Maine. They pride themselves on providing the area with excellent food, friendly service, and most importantly, a place where the community can count on for that extra personal dining experience.
The Dolphin was started 70 years ago, and has been a landmark in Barnstable Village ever since. The Dolphin prides itself on its continuous effort to improve and restore the restaurant’s legacy of fine dining in Barnstable Village. They use local, high quality purveyors to supply them with produce and seafood they can trust.
The Causeway has been a local favorite serving Italian and seafood entrees for over ten years. They offer dine-in service as well as take-out.
For more than 50 years, Chart House seafood restaurant has redefined the ideal dining experience. They specializes in dazzling views, unique cuisine and exceptional service. From fresh fish specialties, succulent steaks and slow-roasted prime rib, the renowned chefs of Chart House have tailored a menu that adds a unique touch to local flavors.
Their Back Bay shack is serving traceable, sustainable lobster, crab and shrimp rolls worthy of the city of champions. They serve seafood straight from the source, prepared pure and simple, without the filler. They pair their seafood with chowders and bisques, Maine-style sides, local desserts, natural sodas, and local microbrews.
Island Creek Oyster Bar follows the team’s restless spirit for spreading the gospel of oyster culture. Island Creek Oyster Bar places seafood at the center of a collaboration joining farmer, chef and diner.
The Daily Catch Restaurant, offers New England’s freshest fish and shellfish prepared with imported olive oils, pasta and vinegar. Garlic simmered seafood, tomato sauces and fresh vegetables in their simple ‘Sicilian-Style’ recipes passed on from generations before.
Baxter’s is a casual seafood restaurant built entirely over the water on Hyannis Harbor. It is the only restaurant in Hyannis with a working dock where boaters can pull up and dine inside or out on their boats. The menu features a variety of the freshest seafood found on Cape Cod as well as delicious salads, juicy burgers and their specialty cocktails including “The Binnacle”.