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Chesca's Restaurant

38 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8145
+1 508-627-1234
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (13 reviews)
“chicken marsala” (10 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
38 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8145
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at Chesca’s a couple of times last summer. Love the bar and wine selection. Food has always been excellent. Seafood and pastas are my favorite dishes. Service is friendly and attentive.

Thank Marie33268
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We went during the peak of the summer. We did not have a reservation but tried to get a table anyway! There was a 45 minute wait for a table of 2. The hostess said we could sit at the bar (looks out on the...More

Thank RVAmaral
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Went to dinner here with my family this fall. We had never been here even thought the place has been around for years. The venue is lovely. The staff was informed and attentive without being intrusive. I started with the Asian Pear salad which was...More

Thank WMVineyard
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Our server was very helpful. Even suggested a single malt for after dinner. It was terrific and I had never heard of it. We were quite impressed by the diner. Excellent service and lots of choices on the menu.

Thank Steffen9278
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We enjoyed our meal. It was not of a high culinary class but was tasty and enjoyable, especially on a windy wet MV evening.

Thank philipboni
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I have been an MV summer resident for nearly 15 years and this was my first trip to Chesca's. I went with my husband and two children (10 and 15) for my birthday dinner. I had heard good things and we decided to try it....More

Thank pickymomboston
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We wandered in on a Thursday night and sat at the very small bar to eat. The bartender Shawn was great throughout. We started with 2 appetizers: warm Gorgonzola dip with shrimp and a cheese platter. Dinner was braised short ribs and a bento box:...More

Thank CbeauNewBedford_MA
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This restaurant met my ultimate satisfaction. The dining room was lovely and clean, the atmosphere was wonderful and the staff, especially our waiter Kevin, was flawless and attentive. I started with a glass of red wine, then had a Tuscan white bean soup with lots...More

Thank Heckie
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We visit the island often and always cone back to Chescas for a consistently good meal. Great bartender and great atmosphere. See you next year!

Thank nmhvineyard
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I have been to Chesca about five times this summer. It is becoming my favorite place to eat. The food is consistently excellent. The service is wonderful. Tonight we had Kevin. He was the right balance of attentive but also giving us the time to...More

Thank DAB813
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8145
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-1234
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