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Seafood Shanty

31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
+1 508-627-8622
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (79 reviews)
“lobster roll” (220 reviews)
“fries” (74 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate here last week whilst touring Martha's Vineyard. Food average but plentiful for the price. Nice view and relaxing atmosphere Only gripe was the check being brought out with dessert without us asking for it yet as we wanted to have another wine. Waitress returned...More

Thank KimFfromOz
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is secondary to the enjoyment of sitting on the open-air upper deck, drink in hand, watching the yachts float past. Where else can anyone experience Edgartown harbor like this? No where. As for the food and drinks Sea Shanty is known for the...More

Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed 3 days ago

Looking for a good seafood meal, we decided to try this out because of its location and views. Mediocre food and overpriced. We were attended to by Maria and she was fabulous. Won't be back

Thank rbitner2016
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an excellent meal here and a great view. Louis, the GM was of great help for our special needs. His attention to us as well as his team provided great service and food.

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We tried several seafood dishes, and they were all tasty and plentiful. I liked Scallops St. Anne, but Sesame pan seared tuna and Mussels Shanty style were excellent. We also tried Shrimp and Lobster Etouffee, but don't be fooled, creole sauce is quite hot, so...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I ordered the grilled swordfish with rice. The swordfish was entirely over cooked. While it was not burnt it was bone dry and flavorless. I asked the waitress for a side of mango salsa, explained the fish was dry with no flavor. She was back...More

Thank obliquemotion
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good location, good service. Fair prices, good food. Generous portion, calamari appetizer. Dine indoors or on the porch overlooking the harbor.

Thank Arthur D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ordered a lobster roll and it was great. We also had fish & chips that were also excellent. What impressed me was that once the table next to us was vacated they cleaned the table and then disinfected the table top. The place is spotless...More

Thank Travelkeepsyouyoung
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed a nice light lunch while visiting the Vineyard. The restaurant has a vibrant atmosphere and the service was outstanding. Our waiter did not care if two of us split a meal or that someone else only ordered chowder. The views are wonderful of...More

Thank BeachMtnDesert
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We tried the Lobster Quesadilla and the Mussels..... huge chunks of lobster in the quesadilla and the mussels were soooo yummy! We sat on the deck by the harbor, beautiful view. Great place to enjoy a relaxing meal!

Thank Susan C
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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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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
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Join us for delicious dining on the beautiful Edgartown Harbor.
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