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Out Of The Blue

) #36 of 252 Restaurants in Somerville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Italian
215 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2927
+1 617-776-5020
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cannoli” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian
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215 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2927
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Food was good. Slow start on service. They didn't take drink orders while we pondered the menu. I noticed that this was not the case for other tables. But after ordering, the drinks came pretty quickly and when the food came it was hot and...More

Thank Doug4650
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great little gem in Davis Square with delicious fresh seafood and pasta and a reasonably priced wine list. We were very pleased and will return again soon. Highly recommend.

Thank Muti
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The food and service were very good. I had the shrimp, scallop, and acorn squash pasta that was excellent. Others at our table had chicken parm and sesame salmon. They also liked their meals very much. The cannoli was a wonderful surprise. I don't get...More

Thank Jozie87
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This dish was done nicely with shrimp and tomato in top. Nice atmosphere and a big enough room that you can get a table without a long wait. Will be going g back :)

Thank dougwig
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We made a dinner reservation for Out of the Blue on a Friday evening, and were pleasantly surprised to find there were plenty of tables available when we arrived at 7:15. The restaurant is long and narrow, so tables a close. Our waiter was wonderful;...More

Thank Dublin3
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

If i were standing in the north end I'd think of this place. I love this place. Make a reservation. If you don't like seafood and pasta or seafood the selections are limited. The oysters on the half shell from Maine were nothing short of...More

Thank Jim V
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Really nice dinner in a place we found by accident. Several had shrimp while others had fried fish or Branzino. All good. Inexpensive wine list and great service.

Thank FutureChef_Texas
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had an 8 15 pm reservation. The restaurant was busy and people were waiting. We explained we had a reservation. The lady had become chummy with the groups who were already waiting (without a reservation). She apologized as she seated a group ahead of...More

2  Thank Chad K
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you are looking for fish near Tufts, this is a good spot to try. Disappointed in the fried calamari appetizer which was over cooked. New England clam chowder tasty. Crab cakes not too breaded.Grilled swordfish was on the dry side but side pasta was...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Nice menu selection but the fish is especially good. My whole cooked Branzino was perfection. There are tons of restaurants nearby but this is a nice adult choice.

Thank cbarney2003
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2927
    (Grove Street)
  • Public Transportation: Davis Square red line stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-776-5020
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