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Sea Witch Restaurant & Oyster Bar

203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
+1 978-535-6057
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh seafood” (17 reviews)
“lobster” (29 reviews)
“fries” (20 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

After a facelift and change of name, the restaurant and fish store continue to serve fresh fish. After ordering your food at a counter, a waitress takes over from there. We both ordered broiled salmon with fresh vegetables ( and they were fresh) and onion...More

2  Thank annmarie02151
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Just ate here while in the area on business and I was very pleased by what I experienced. The Sea Witch is a no-frills seafood place that excellent seafood at a very good price. We had the Calamari and they give you a very generous...More

1  Thank Nealjvy
Reviewed December 16, 2017

We had been going to SeaWitch for at least 20 years. New owner came a few years ago and we stopped going. Tried it again a few weeks ago, found a new friendly hard working owner. The place looks bright with newly painted white walls....More

2  Thank patatina
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for seafood as it was close to the hotel. The food was excellent. I had the fish chowder, rich and creamy, and a hot lobster roll with fries. A draft of one of the four draft craft beers rounded out the meal. Service...More

2  Thank HJClark
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Lady at the front desk was super friendly. Food was delivered promptly. Ordered a lobster with steamers and everything tasted just as it ought to. Family ordered the seafood platter and they loved it. More than plenty of food.

2  Thank Ep2chr
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Informal, comfy, old-school seafood eatery. Order and pay at the counter. Take your seat and the waitstaff brings food and drinks to the table. Baked haddock and baked-stuffed Shrimp were fresh and well-prepared. Portions were larger than we could eat. We’ve done call-ahead take out...More

2  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

7 of us had to sit separately as each table could only sit 4 of us. Order lobsters and oysters for dinner. Fresh with crisp,natural ‘sweetness’ and distinct flavour of the ocean! Clam chowder soup was creamy and flavourful. Prompt Service! Friendly staff! Enjoyed it...More

3  Thank Fats88
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Since we were visiting Salem we also wanted to keep with the theme and have good lobster. This place was amazing! The staff helped us out with the art of lobster! So much fun. Very reasonable prices. So good!

1  Thank Brandi E
Reviewed October 9, 2017

The fresh seafood and preparation of the dishes we had were great. On our way through the NE for the fall colors and food tour, this was day 2, couldn't have planned it better if we tried, it wasn't recommended by the hotel but through...More

1  Thank bsgrilling
Reviewed October 2, 2017

My husband ordered Baked Haddock and it was served uncooked. The fish was translucent not white at all. We asked the waitress if she thought the fish was cooked and she said oh NO, let me get you a new one. The second one arrived...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Peabody
  • Phone Number: +1 978-535-6057
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