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Atlantic Fish Company

761 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2603
+1 617-267-4000
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (715 reviews)
“clam chowder” (338 reviews)
“sea bass” (189 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
761 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2603
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very simple: You want the best seafood? Go there! You get the VERY best of everything! Simple! Friendly staff, great atmosphere! Visited 3 times in 4 days..

Thank kurtsanidh
Reviewed yesterday

My son (17) and I were in Boston touring universities and wanted clam chowder. We were told about this restaurant by our hotel. We happened to get there right before the crowds. Bobby, our waiter, was great. As the restaurant became more busy and we...More

Thank thegelinas5
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My friends and I loved this place! It was very lively and reservations are a must! The environment is quintessential Boston fish house and they can pack a lot of people in the space. You feel the energy! Our service was excellent. He engaged in...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked, we still had to wait but it was worth it. A very nice meal for all 3 of us. My only grie eas that it would be so much nicer if they could bring the dishes out together. Our clam chowders arrived first...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We first visited AFC in 2011 and couldn’t wait to come back. It did not disappoint!!! The seafood tower was wonderfully fresh and tasty, the bass was buttery and amazing, everything our party of 6 had was seasoned and cooked perfectly and thoroughly enjoyed. Even...More

Thank Seepie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fine dining with excellent seafood. Service was great, prompt but not hovering over you. The lobster roll was magnificent.

Thank jhwwre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! Awsome lobster risotto and lobster roll. Unfortunately unnatentive and slow staff, that ruined the experience for us.

Thank Elisabeth E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I started with the clam chowder and finished with the crab cakes. The service was good as well. The problem maybe that I came in with bigger expectations, but I have to admit to being less than impressed with my visit overall.

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go wrong stopping by this establishment!!! Atlantic Fish Company has it all. The staff was friendly and accommodating at every turn. The atmosphere was great, clean and beautiful decor. I highly recommend when in Boston.

Thank Art C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Need reservations to dine. Saw many walk-in got turned away. Very popular restaurant with the locals as well as visitors. Menu has extensive seafood and specials! Had half a dozen Kumonoto fresh oysters, and their Lobster feast. The oysters were fresh, sweet and succulent...melt in...More

Thank William C
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Sallie T
July 29, 2016|
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Response from bluenose4610 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There not did appear to be a dress code although I would say most people were smart/casual. Hope this helps. Regards
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Jim F
November 7, 2015|
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Response from Tina A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they were! Steemed to perfection.
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Robert B
September 19, 2015|
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Response from SankandFrandy | Reviewed this property |
Check the menu online to see if their non-seafood items appeal to you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2603
    (Fairfield)
  • Public Transportation: Green Line Copley Plaza Back Bay Commuter Rail
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-267-4000
  • E-mail
Description
Located in Boston’s Back Bay, Atlantic Fish Company has been serving the freshest catch since 1978. All selections are exquisitely presented by a knowledgeable and efficient service staff in Atlantic Fish Company’s wood-lined dining room or on the outdoor patio. A few favorites include the mouth-watering Lobster & Buffalo Mozzarella Cheese Omelet at brunch with the full lunch menu available; crab and lobster rolls at lunch; and the New England Lobster Feast or San Francisco Cioppino at dinner. Repeat guests enjoy experimenting with specials and kids can order from their own special menu. The balanced wine list highlights more than 255 bottles of white and red varietals from all over the world, earning Atlantic Fish Company the 2017 Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Atlantic Fish Company has also received a variety of additional high-ranking awards and accolades from notable outlets such as Boston Magazine, Serious Eats, Zagat, and Thrillist. Valet is available in front of our sister restaurant, Abe & Louie’s, two doors down at 793 Boylston Street. We validate after 5 p.m. Monday – Friday (you must enter the garage after 5 p.m.) and all day on Saturday and Sunday for the Prudential Center North Garage for $14. The fixed rate is only valid for four hours. If you surpass the four hour time frame, you will be required to pay full price. Please present your parking ticket to your server.
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