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McGrath's Fish House

3805 Center St NE, Lancaster Mall, Salem, OR 97301-2938
+1 503-485-3086
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (28 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (16 reviews)
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3805 Center St NE, Lancaster Mall, Salem, OR 97301-2938
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had a platter with clams, cod, scallops, prawns, and fries. It was pretty good. Environment was nice also. Service was friendly and pretty quick.

Thank rasmaaro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant atmosphere, excellent service (I believe our server was Dylan, and he was attentive, efficient and most thoughtful), fried seafood with a good light batter though a little greasy, red potatoes didn't taste quite right. We will definitely return, ask for Dylan, and order a...More

Thank Trav512015
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Salem, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For someone wanting to eat larger meal at lunch this place is great. Service was good. Restaurant was nicely decorated. It is also in central location in N E Salem

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We were seated promptly. Our server was helpful, friendly and attentive. We enjoyed beverages and an appetizer. When offered dessert, I asked if they have bread pudding. They do! It's not on the menu and they stopped making it for a period of time, but...More

Thank psmig
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We had a wonderful relaxing experience! We started off with a pitcher of Sangria (two glasses each). We ordered the Clam Chowder and the salmon dinner (which came with green beans & onions and a sweet potato for one of us and a regular potato...More

Thank Marilee B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Back in the day McGrath's use to be a real dependable place to get a fantastic meal and terrific service. It use to be our go to place..Both are now just mediocre.. I'm not sure if John McGrath has passed away, or maybe not in...More

Thank LCarden
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We ate here twice because the food was very good, fresh wonderful oysters and fresh fish choices galore. The restaurant is clean and nice and the service was great too.

Thank maryhadreas
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We were stopping one night in Salem and decided to try McGrath's for dinner. We sat in the bar area and had a great server named Cody who went out of his way to make us feel welcome. The mojitos were excellent as was the...More

Thank LabMAK
Reviewed 12 August 2017

While visiting the Northwest, we are constantly searching for good Northwest seafood. Our hotel clerk recommended McGraths. Love the decor. Open and airy. Clean. Comfortable. The halibut fish and chips were good. Not the best I have had, but good. Big side salad. Very good...More

Thank Douglas H
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Production seems to be the driving force here. The food's not bad, it's really OK, but the place tends to be noisy and a little crowded. Saving money on specials is alright but hyper active children can instantly spoil a good evening.

1  Thank Matthew P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3805 Center St NE, Lancaster Mall, Salem, OR 97301-2938
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-485-3086
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