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Atlantic Fish Company

761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
+1 617-267-4000
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (420 reviews)
“clam chowder” (309 reviews)
“sea bass” (177 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

This is probably one of the most famous and well frequented, fish restaurants in all of Boston, and it has a fantatic reputation for fresh, well cooked, delicious fish dishes of all types. We went on a weekday night, three professional scientists, one a guest...More

Thank Ira1940
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I try to eat here overtime I come to Boston, I never have a reservation so I sit at the bar. I always order the oysters on the half shell from Duxbury! to me they are the best! I love the lobster roll! Im pretty...More

Thank susan822
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

That's is one of the best sea food meals I had of all time. The sea bass I ordered is cooked to perfection. I recommend having a reservation as the restaurant gets really busy.

Thank mohammed a
Reviewed 16 May 2015

This is a very busy restaurant and for good reason: the food and the service are excellent. Reservations are a must if you want to avoid waiting a long time to be seated. I went online and made reservations the day before we visited the...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 15 May 2015

Felt like seafood, name sounded like the right choice. Despite a long wait, I was offered a spot at the bar. What the hay, I just wanted to eat. Wow, they really cram you in at bar!! There was just enough room to pull the...More

2  Thank IrvingPlace
Reviewed 15 May 2015

This place rocks! If you are downtown in the Copley Plaza area, don't miss what was a great meal, served by attentive waiters in an amazing part of the city! Yep, it was that good...and yep it gets busy, so make reservations. Heck, we hit...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 14 May 2015

We enjoyed our meal. The service was excellent. The waiter was helpful and gave suggestions. The food was prepared and presented nicely. We had Tuna tartar and steamed mussels for appetizers. They were both excellent. We had clam chowder, sea bass chowder, and lobster bisque....More

Thank Barbjs2014
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Dark wood decor and noisy environment (probably moreso because the Red Sox were playing the Yankees that night) but the fish was very fresh and the food was delicious. Excellent bottle of wine to go with dinner and a very courteous helpful waiter who gave...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 11 May 2015

A very popular restaurant for good reason. My first attempt at a "walk in" failed but i booked for the next night and was not disappointed. Very good service even though they are clearly very busy and excellent food. A good selection of wine

Thank ozoceanview
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Very popular fish restaurant, always packed so make a reservation. Food is great, we specially loved the Bouillabaisse. It comes with half a lobster and more fish than you can possibly eat. Funny thing is you don't find it in the "soup" section of the...More

1  Thank Krass12345
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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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7 November 2015|
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Response from Tina A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they were! Steemed to perfection.
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19 September 2015|
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Check the menu online to see if their non-seafood items appeal to you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
  • 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
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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