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71 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8234
+1 508-627-9999
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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71 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8234
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The bar was nice. The staff was really nice. But the food...not really much flavor there. We got the lobster pasta and had to drench it in pepper, cheese, and salt before it was semi edible.

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 5 days ago

This spring on two different trips to Edgartown I had dinner with friends at Alchemy. Their menu is quite inventive, presentation beautiful and service impeccable. One evening we sat at the bar and had drinks and light food and opit was as enjoyable as having...More

Thank knitwitnurse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal at Alchemy. Pork belly starter, pork tenderloin and fresh fish for the mains. The smoked ocean broth on the halibut was very intriguing and delicious. Megan the wine director was very helpful in choosing a unique white for us to try....More

Thank Albert A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a group of girlfriends. Atmosphere was quaint, nice outside deck upstairs and overall the food was tasty and nice wine selection.

Thank cml21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upscale, fine dining. Casual dress but fancy enough to celebrate an anniversary. Quiet enough for conversation. Tables spaced apart so it doesn't feel crowded.

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their signature dish is an asparagus and crab salad. You need a microscope to find either! Also condescending staff.

Thank mathannr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been going to alchemy since before it was alchemy and have never had a bad meal(see earlier review) . However that's not true any longer. Had dinner there recently and it was quite awful. Ordered the halibut which I love. When it was...More

Thank Itabita
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our favorite restaurant in town with a French Bistro atmosphere. The staff was more professional than friendly. The hummus plate as starter is delicious. The fish was fresh and tasty.

Thank Muriel W
Reviewed 20 June 2017

They would have got five stars from me but for a couple things - we asked to split a salad and if the kitchen would split into two plates. Waitress insistent there was a policy against it. At least she brought two spoons & two...More

Thank BusinessTravelerDude
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent ambience and service with unparalleled food. My husband had the fresh caught local tuna and I enjoyed the truffle Cacio e Pepe - so good we're going again while visiting the island

Thank annblanner
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8234
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-9999
Alchemy Bistro & Bar, featuring Chef Brian Woods and his team, is open nightly from 5:30PM. Reservations are highly recommended and are best made by telephone.
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