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Seafood Shanty

) #2 of 50 Restaurants in Edgartown ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Sushi
31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
+1 508-627-8622
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (73 reviews)
“lobster roll” (208 reviews)
“fries” (73 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ate here twice in early August 2017; once with wife, again with a second couple. Seafood, ambiance, view and service was exceptional! First visit, our order seemed to arrive in 3 minutes! Fried clams were among best ever. Great place for all diners; from casual...More

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Reviewed yesterday

very loud... not good for any conversation. good views and very good service. clams was not hot or consistent in size

Thank happyfeet22017
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been to this wonderful restaurant several times and have always loved it because of the great food, warm atmosphere, lovely views, and excellent service. This time we were with our daughter and her two young sons. The server, Alexandra, was excellent, accommodating, friendly,...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 3 days ago

While exploring other areas of Martha's Vineyard, we decided to have lunch at the Seafood Shanty in Edgartown. We sat upstairs, had a great view of the sailboats etc. and a very good lunch. One of us ordered the Lobster Quesadilla and the the other...More

Thank JLSCoralSprings_FL
Reviewed 3 days ago

When we entered the restaurant we were so warmly greeted by the hostesses and felt welcome. The food was EXCELLENT as well. The restaurant was packed and we had fabulous service (Thank You Lee-Ann!!). I've been there 3 or 4 times now...and will continue to...More

Thank tjs112
Reviewed 3 days ago

Three of us had lunch at the Seafood Shanty on a day trip to MV from Falmouth. The lobster rolls were fabulous (best we ate on our entire Cape Cod trip) and our waitperson, Jess, was an absolute delight. She was very friendly, professional and...More

Thank tannercm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Delicious sushi and Rosé on a misty night. My daughter had the Clam Chowder which was fantastic and my son had the Lobster Roll - they aren't exaggerating the size - it is huge! Location is great, take a walk by the Edgartown Yacht Club!...More

Thank Amarti2
Reviewed 4 days ago

We biked here from MV and wanted a nice seafood dinner. Located right on the dock, there is a downstairs and upstairs eatery. We wanted the wind and view so we waited about 45 minutes for a table but it was worth it. They had...More

Thank Frank-in-MI
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place was awesome. Jess was the best. We got our food and drinks so fast and it was delicious. Jess gave us good advice on things to do! A great stop for us.

Thank shelleywalz
Reviewed 6 days ago

Whenever im in the vineyard i stop at the shack in front of the restaurant, i had never noticed that you could go inside! When you walk inside you're lead upstairs to a hostess station. There was a full bar as well as indoor and...More

Thank Erin N
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Questions & Answers
17 June 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I think they take reservations if you call- it might be party of 6 or more. It usually not a long wait.
12 June 2017|
Response from 231GloriaD |
Could you send me a gift certificate?
12 June 2017|
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Response from ecgainey | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call for instructions. They are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-8622
Join us for delicious dining on the beautiful Edgartown Harbor.
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