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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%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fried oysters” (17 reviews)
“jonah crab” (6 reviews)
“meringue” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 21:00All hours
French, American
71 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8234
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

a wonderful place for dinner! not many restaurants open in Edgartown in off season but Alchemy never disappoints. the fried oysters are a must try appetizer! Our meals were delicious and the service was excellent. such a quaint establishment and the perfect spot for an...More

1  Thank kch8888
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I go to Martha's Vineyard to relax, see the sights, and enjoy some small-town charm and history. I never knew I was missing out on an incredible dining experience. My meal at Alchemy was the best I've had in a long while. The food was...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Alchemy is about as centrally located as imaginable in Edgartown. This means easy access on foot, a bit more stressful trying to arrive by car and find a parking space. But we had no such problem during our off-season visit. We were seated in a...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We happened in here while waiting for a table at another restaurant but decided to stay. The bartender was fabulous and convinced us to stay for dinner. While the menu is a little eclectic, everything we ordered was good and had so much flavor. We...More

Thank BML111
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I met my parents for dinner on a Saturday night and while the food was good, I was not blown away and I think I should have been for this price level. I live in Milton and every dish I've had at...More

Thank david r
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It's a fancy restaurant with fancy dishes and excellent presentation located in the heart of edgatrown with plenty of stores and beautiful sightseeing . The quality of the food is good . Staff not very friendly. Excellent bar with many cocktail options . You need...More

Thank Ferise
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place with welcoming staff. Good cocktails were served. Very strong but very nice. The restaurant was not too busy so we may have missed some of the buzz that we had heard about. Our starters, crab salad and pork belly were very good. The...More

Thank WFN
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We heard about this place from our concierge at Winnetu. Appetizers were good. I recommend the octopus. For dinner my husband ordered the hangar steak. The meat was chewy and the cauliflower was like a soup. The gentleman sitting next to us said he ordered...More

Thank malbuster
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We were a large group and shared many dishes. The food was good but maybe a smaller group would have been better. Quiet ambience and better suited for two or four person groups.

Thank manuelmF3027KR
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A pleasent, but not outstanding, dining choice on the Vineyard.....there are so many (local) better choices to be had. An interesting, but not exceptional menu. Acoustics make dinner conversation challenging, and if you're sitting down stairs you're apted to be by the kitchen and the...More

Thank JanetJulia
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Restaurant Details

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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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
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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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