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Blue Marlin Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
65 Eastern Ave, Essex, MA 01929-1321
+1 978-768-7400
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“haddock” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
65 Eastern Ave, Essex, MA 01929-1321
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is hopping. We sat at the bar waiting for a table. The bartenders were quiet efficient. We enjoyed martinis and coconut shrimp while waiting for our table. We had a 45 minute wait, but it was fine. The meal was delicious. I had...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had martinis and fried zucchini sticks the other night. The portion of zucchini was huge! We shared it and still had leftovers. My martini was delicious! The martini menu was amazing, so we will have to come back and try another next time

Thank Eve1717
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a friend from Georgia. She was craving seafood from the New England do we went. The food was great, portions were large and the prices were excellent. Hard to beat.

Thank G8S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend recommended this restaurant to me and told me it was really good. It was better than he said. He menu was great with fried, broiled and baked seafood. I had fried haddock and shrimp done just right. The portions were more than generous...More

Thank STGTRV
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I have been here many times and I have always loved it. I got the appetizer I usually get, the Italian fish stew and it was great. For dinner, I tried something new. Shrimp and snow pea fettucini romano and it was wonderful. I love...More

Thank sleeper61
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I have eaten several meals at the bar. The bartenders are attentive, the food is delicious, and the atmosphere is good. Never had a bad meal. Seafood, steak, and salads all good. Order whatever you like. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We returned to visit our friends on the Northshore. The Village was closed as it was Monday so we went to the Blue Marlin. We sat in the back room where a large family was finishing up their meal. To describe the room as loud...More

Thank Beachtraveler29576
Reviewed 17 July 2017

it was a couples night with friends ..we had drinks at the bar and then waited to be seated....best haddcock ever

Thank GROTTA
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is one of the Better local restaurants in Essex Nice bar setup and a good menu option usually fills up before the other restaurants in the area Good to get there early

Thank bubbia1
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We wanted to go some place other than our usual fried clam place so we picked Blue Marlin based on online reviews. We were very happy with our decision. My husband went to get us a table while I made a quick shopping stop. He...More

Thank CarolineMR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Eastern Ave, Essex, MA 01929-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 978-768-7400
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