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Chatham Pier Fish Market

45 Barcliff Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2303
+1 508-945-3474
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (24 reviews)
“lobster roll” (53 reviews)
“chowder” (26 reviews)
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
45 Barcliff Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2303
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Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

After a recommendation from our B&B, we went to the Fish Pier in Chatham at 3 pm. This 3 - 5pm is when the fish boats unload. The seals come in close in hopes of getting fed. It is a good show. We then went...More

Thank GasmanSC
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Chatham Pier Fish Market always has the freshest sea food. Stuff is very friendly. Their fish and chips is amazingly good! As a bonus you can always see seals floating by the pier and fishermen unloading their boats. We newer miss a chance to stop...More

Thank sobaka50
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Not only can you buy fish to cook at home/cottage, but you can also order food there and eat it outside. The market is right on Chatham Harbor where the fishing boats come in with their haul for the day. Plenty of photo ops with...More

Thank LoisO107
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Small nice pier to watch fishermen offloading their cargo, and seals swimming around... Buying some takeout food was a great idea, and the fish & chips was awesome ! Parking was not an issue since we visited off season, but I guess it will be...More

Thank max219
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Some have written that this is a restaurant, and although they offer takeout cooked food (as well as fresh,uncooked fish and seafood), there are only two picnic tables available for eating, and those are on the edge of a very busy parking lot. We ordered...More

1  Thank HartfordOwl
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Really tasty food in authentic location. Chowder is delicious and even though fish is fried, batter is light and doesn't taste greasy. Seal watching after dinner was an added bonus.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed August 24, 2016

It was very interesting to see the fishing boats come into the pier and watch them unload their catch. Bonus was seeing the seals so close to shore! The market was much smaller than I envisioned, and selection of fish was adequate. We ordered clam...More

Thank Esther M
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

The menu of prepared food is limited to fried seafood. You can also buy fresh fish to take home to cook. The staff were were a little disorganized in the kitchen and made a mistake on our order, but no biggie. There are a few...More

Thank Erin F
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Seals are as excited as tourists to see what is coming off the fishing boats. Great viewing and means to purchase that days catch!

Thank ffxvttraveler
Reviewed August 21, 2016

Enjoyed watching the boats unload and the fishermen get their boats ready to go to sea! Be sure to take the seal tour! We went on the smaller boat with an older gentleman whose family has been in this business for years and you definitely...More

Thank Peggy A
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September 13, 2016|
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Response from Cmetz3679 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We went in the summer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Barcliff Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2303
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-945-3474
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