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Atlantic Fish Company

#21 of 2,379 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
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761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116 (Fairfield)
+1 617-267-4000
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11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I tried for a table 6pm Friday evening (no reservation). They happily squeezed us in provided we could vacate table by 730 - no problem. Husband had the oysters - some of the best he has ever tasted. I had the crab spring rolls - beautiful and light. We had lobster roll and lobster pasta (spicy!) both... More 

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The secret to Atlantic Fish is go early if you want a great table. This is one of our go to restaurants in Boston. The food is consistently great. The staff is friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. Our last visit was on Valentines Day. Despite the fact that they were every busy, we felt well attended to. They handed a long... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good restaurant. We ordered four different entrees from the "fresh" list and all were very good. Good selection of beer. The service is good too.

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Thank Ron S
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We came to Boston with naturally high hopes of indulging in some delicious seafood. So happy to have found Atlantic Fish Co. Truly delicious food, along with friendly staff and an excellent atmosphere. I highly recommend this place for anyone visiting Boston. Recommended dishes: clam chowder (oh boy, so good!), lobster ravioli (I told the waitress I had a religious... More 

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Weston, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Consistently outstanding - always friendly warm great service and knowledgeable staff. Selection of daily catches and specials are superb.

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Thank jaffjona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this place on my wife's birthday - despite being a very busy Sunday, the service (from Tony) was excellent, food was amazing and we were very pleased with the overall experience - highly recommended

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a gem of a restaurant! Located in the heart of downtown Boston, it's perfect for couples and special dinners. We had a delicious lobster bisque and lobster ravioli for appetizer. Then for main we had the giant scallops and grilled cod. Both were beautifully cooked. Service was attentive despite the restaurant being packed and busy (good sign). Thanks... More 

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Kingston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't know Legal Seafood wasn't at the Prudential center any longer. Ventured out on Boylston ST to find Atlantic fish! What a find!!!!! BEST CRAB CAKES EVER!!! Can't wait to go back!!! Everything was "PERFECT"

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 3rd time eating at the restaurant. It offers wonderful food, our favorite is surf and turf. Great wine list with good prices and products. Impeccable service even though the restaurant was very crowded.

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, good service and consistently fine food. From lobster rolls to Captain's Platter (shrimp,clams,scallop & haddock! YUM! Lobster ravioli another favorite.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
    (Fairfield)
  • Public Transportation: Green Line Copley Plaza Back Bay Commuter Rail
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-267-4000
Description
Atlantic Fish has been a favorite of both locals and tourists alike, offering classics like award-winning New England Clam Chowder and Maine Lobster to more adventurous items such as our signature Swordfish Chop. The understated and timeless decor of the restaurant immediately draws the attention of those who enter. The dining room reminds one of a classic cruising vessel, complete with detailed woodwork and murals reflecting the spirit of the sea. Tailored to intimate dining with cozy booths throughout.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Back Bay

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Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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