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Finz Seafood & Grill

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76 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141 (new derby)
+1 978-744-8485
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:30
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

great bar - fresh seafood a specialty - great clam chowder- try to hummus plate - you won't be disappointed.

Thank Peter G
Fort Worth, Texas
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15 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked about 6 blocks out of our way for dinner. Waited for 10 minutes to be seated. Sat there for exactly 15 minutes while high-school age waitresses made small-talk with the tables around us. No drink order was taken, went next door to the Regatta Pub at Salem Waterfront Hotel for a tasty meal with quick service. Just know you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice ambiance and very clean. Had the crab cakes they where really fantastic, clam chowder was super good too. As main dish we had the steamed Lobster, really excellent taste. Price was very fair for the quality of the food. Definitely recommend, will be my next place to eat when traveling through Salem.

Thank Marion H
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was extremely helpful and the food was excellent. we needed directions to the House of Seven Gables and the waitress not only gave us directions but mileage also.

Thank Sandra T
Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the special place we had hoped for. The food is okay, but nothing special. The ambiance is lacking and feels like a restaurant out of the 70's.

Thank Scientist_11
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Accommodating from reservation-making, through cocktails and right on through to the delicious birthday desserts. Remarkable caring, fun, young staff!

Thank Kate O
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Finz for dinner. We drove up from Providence for a day on Cape Ann. My boyfriend's son was visiting from Tennessee and just LOVES fresh seafood because he can't get it there. He ordered the steamed lobster which looked great. He really liked it. My boyfriend had the seared scallops which I took a bite of. They... More 

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MMillea285, General Manager at Finz Seafood & Grill, responded to this review

Hi Kerry, I am so sorry to read that you didn't care for our Hot Lobster Roll. I can tell you that it is composed of 4oz of fresh lobster meat that is indeed sauteed in butter, served in a brioche bun. We do take care to purchase the best lobster meat available to us from a local supplier who... More 

Jensen Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this visit. Appetizers were excellent. Thai Chicken skewers, buffalo calamari and oysters from Duxbury were spot on. Had the haddock in a Newburgh crab sauce. Fresh and wonderful. Everyone loved it!

Thank Aoxomox
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Disappointed, I expected better My wife had the Lobster Mac & Cheese and had to search for the lobster and meal was also short on cheese I had the linguine and shrimp - pasta sauce was great, but shrimp were tiny Service was slow Seven of our group received their meals together while the eighth had to wait for her... More 

Thank Fred S
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a mix of appetisers and side dishes because I'm vegetarian and it was delicious. Friendly and attentive service, and an open fire, perfect for chilly nights.

Thank dr_chrispy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
American, Seafood, Soups, International
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
    (new derby)
  • Public Transportation: Train service: Newburyport/Rockport Commuter Rail Line from Boston"s North Station; Bus service: Bus Route 450; Salem Depot - Boston Via Highland & Western Ave; Bus Route 455/459; Salem Depot - Haymarket or Downtown Crossing Via Loring Ave.,Central Sq.,Lynn & Western Ave.;Bus Route 451; North Beverly - Salem Depot Via Cabot St. or Sohier Rd.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-8485
Award winning Seafood restaurant, located on Historic Pickering Wharf, Waterfront Dining, outside deck. Fresh Local Seafood, Raw Bar, full Grill menu, Chef inspired Menu using Local ingredients and Daily Specials. Lively Bar featuring a large selection of Local Micro-Brews.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?