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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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“seafood” (652 reviews)
“clam chowder” (330 reviews)
“sea bass” (171 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
761 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-2603
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Reviewed 13 October 2014

It took three different tries to get a reservation through Open Table. Ended up going on a Monday night and the place was packed. When we asked about places to eat, this seemed to come up a lot and was the highest rated seafood restaurant...More

Thank JD419
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Place was pretty busy on a Sunday night and a good thing we had reservations. We ordered the fish stew, clam chowder, award winning, it says, the lemon sole, some linguine with shrimp, scallop, fish and mussels dish in and arribata sauce along with some...More

Thank milton919
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Found this place on Tripadvisor & was not disappointed. One of the best meals we have had recently. Great, vibrant atmosphere, excellent service & fantastic food. We'll go back soon.

Thank MJK41
Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

The best clam chowder in Boston, seriously. We made a reservation earlier in the day with Emily. We had to wait a few minutes after our reservation time, but that's not unusual considering the popularity of the restaurant. Service was ok, not great, but the...More

Thank JohnGav
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Arrived around 9 p.m. No reservation. Place completely full. A very friendly waiter told me to wait a few moments, and she would try to get me a seat by the bar. And so she did. Lovely, fresh seafood made with love. Very recommendable.

Thank GeirG
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Atlantic Fish Co does what it says on the can - it serves up a wealth of fresh seafood straight from the Atlantic Ocean. The menu offers an incredible array of fishy choices and it took a long time to decide on what to order....More

Thank eddymaya
Reviewed 10 October 2014

The title says it all! The fish was wonderful. In fact, everything on the menu looked wonderful. I was eating out with my aunt and uncle, we all ordered different dishes, and they were all delicious! The service was excellent. Our waiter was knowledgeable about...More

Thank Lulu A
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Got taken to this restaurant by a friend and was so impressed I took my wife back the following night. Had grilled cod the first night and a cod special the second. My wife had salmon. All were perfectly cooked - delicious. We tried the...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 8 October 2014

This restaurant has a lot to offer. Beautifully decorated, especially the wood ceiling. Great ambiance with a very positive vibe. Great neighborhood too. I thought the sound level was good even the restaurant was packed. The menu was extensive. The sour cherry cobbler was out...More

Thank Ron064
Reviewed 8 October 2014 via mobile

Read all the great reviews so I had to go on my Boston trip. I was told to get the scallops by a coworker from Boston. Unfortunately they were out. Big disappointment as I love scallops. Ended up just getting the chowder at the bar....More

Thank atlagunabeach
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Sallie T
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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
Jim F
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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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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