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Atlantic Fish Company

761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
+1 617-267-4000
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (657 reviews)
“clam chowder” (332 reviews)
“sea bass” (171 reviews)
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761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
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Reviewed 23 January 2015

Get a reservation, even during the week, because you won't be the only one craving an excellent New England meal! The restaurant, just off Boylston Square, is modern but classic with hardwoods, copper, and white-shirted waiters. We went on a Wednesday with réservations and still...More

1  Thank ClintWorldWide
Reviewed 23 January 2015

I'm New England born and raised so I know good fish. Well travelled too I might add. I had lunch here at the recommendation of the door man at the Lenox Hotel. I sat at the bar and promptly ordered the fish and chips. Whoaa!...More

1  Thank LoneStar58
Reviewed 20 January 2015

My family and I prefer seafood and often visit restaurants specializing in seafood. Everything about the seafood here was perfectly executed. We ordered two of the fresh fish selections at the top of the menu. Those selections can be prepared in several different ways and...More

1  Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We went on a Saturday night and had reservations. We waited one drinks time and we were seated by the window. Nice view of the area. We shared lobster ravioli then I had the lobster thermidor and my wife the lemon sole. Both we amazing!...More

1  Thank Hkatman
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Food was pretty good. Had them blacken the cod, they need some lessons on blackening, but it was a good cut of fish. Service was a little absent - it was close to closing time and not many guests. I'd eat here again, but it...More

1  Thank MangaMan
Reviewed 17 January 2015

We stopped in for lunch, on a cold winter day. Beautiful interior with wood paneling. Waiter came right over. We had the Oysters Rockefeller to start. Nice size and great flavor, without the excess oil you find in some. Salads followed for our entree. Attentive...More

Thank Knows
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Promptly seated - thanks to our reservation - on a busy winter Sunday early afternoon - we soon had a basket of assorted breads and an amiable waiter who boasted that the clam chowder had won "Best of Boston" for some years running. We tried...More

1  Thank travelingtaster
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Consistently excellent food and service. Best place in Boston for fresh seafood. Very accommodating for elderly, too.

1  Thank Julia H
Reviewed 13 January 2015

A very good seafood restaurant. The best new England clam chowder, Lobster roll is excellent. Seafood Fra Diavolo is also excellent. Good service.

Thank Hiro S
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Weather permitting, get there early and get a table either outside or just on the inside. Our whole trip seemed to be revolving around lobster rolls so when in Boston... The Atlantic Fish Company was no exception - we ordered 2 of their lobster rolls....More

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Response from bluenose4610 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There not did appear to be a dress code although I would say most people were smart/casual. Hope this helps. Regards
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Response from Tina A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they were! Steemed to perfection.
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Check the menu online to see if their non-seafood items appeal to you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
  • 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
  • E-mail
Located in Boston’s Back Bay, Atlantic Fish Company has been serving the freshest catch since 1978. All selections are exquisitely presented by a knowledgeable and efficient service staff in Atlantic Fish Company’s wood-lined dining room or on the outdoor patio. A few favorites include the mouth-watering Lobster & Buffalo Mozzarella Cheese Omelet at brunch with the full lunch menu available; crab and lobster rolls at lunch; and the New England Lobster Feast or San Francisco Cioppino at dinner. Repeat guests enjoy experimenting with specials and kids can order from their own special menu. The balanced wine list highlights more than 255 bottles of white and red varietals from all over the world, earning Atlantic Fish Company the 2017 Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Atlantic Fish Company has also received a variety of additional high-ranking awards and accolades from notable outlets such as Boston Magazine, Serious Eats, Zagat, and Thrillist.

Valet is available in front of our sister restaurant, Abe & Louie’s, two doors down at 793 Boylston Street.
We validate after 5 p.m. Monday – Friday (you must enter the garage after 5 p.m.) and all day on Saturday and Sunday for the Prudential Center North Garage for $14. The fixed rate is only valid for four hours. If you surpass the four hour time frame, you will be required to pay full price. Please present your parking ticket to your server.
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