We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Captain Marden's Seafoods

279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
+1 781-235-3737
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“cornbread” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (67 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (198)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Greysole and Tacos, so delicous...Crabmeat and Lobster Salad, Steamed Mussels,Cornbread,Sunday Breakfast, Breakfast any day,next door fresh fish,and, not to forget, the Scallops are the real deal...best ever,anywhere.Pretty good parking, great service, dines come from surroundig towns, just for their favorite entre.There is a real Capt...More

Thank tamingofthestew
Reviewed 1 week ago

A local favorite - affordable and delicious! Casual, friendly service. A "can't miss" in Wellesley, and conveniently located on Linden street.

Thank happytarheel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for reasonable portions of great seafood, jump off of I-90 at Wellesley and visit Captain Matten. It's a home style feel-good kinda place with great seafood at good prices. I tried the seafood kebab, with pieces of swordfish, scallops, and shrimp. My only regret...More

Thank PhilJohnsen
Reviewed 15 June 2017

My whole experience at this restaurant was AMAZING. Our waitress was very nice and right as we sat down, she brought us each a piece of warm cornbread. It was delicious. The restaurant was packed during lunch time, however, that never hindered the service. The...More

Thank 429andreay
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Excellent fish and seafood. Very casual. There is also an on site fish market which sells everything from lobsters to sauces.

Thank travelefun
Reviewed 8 May 2017

They have the BEST fresh seafood anywhere. Never had a bad meal. Usually have to wait unless you go really early. No liquor license, but you can bring your own bottle of wine with dinner if you choose! Their brunch is also great!

Thank DMG228
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great local place to go with friends. We enjoyed an excellent breakfast. The staff is very friendly and attentive. The food is reasonably priced. There is an attached store that sells meal packages for single or two person servings that you can...More

Thank MarkUSAretired
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Sent lobsters and clam chowder to friends on the west coast and they were perfect! Our California friends were very impressed!

Thank EphsFan
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Tasty, but not particularly notable seafood. Somewhat pricey for the casual atmosphere and simple preparations. Reliable, but maybe past its prime.

Thank Caryanna
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The food is pretty fresh and tasty. I ordered Lobster roll, crab cake, and Calamari. They are all delicious. The price is also reasonable. Only around 40 bucks for three dishes. My only concern is that there are so many people but limited waiters. You...More

Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Mangal
196 reviews
.68 km away
160 reviews
.83 km away
Linden Store
95 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lake Waban
54 reviews
2.05 km away
Arlekin Players Theatre
35 reviews
4.35 km away
Massachusetts Horticultural Society's The Gardens at Elm Bank
44 reviews
3.29 km away
Weston Ski Track
15 reviews
3.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Captain Marden's Seafoods staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: +1 781-235-3737
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing