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Michael's Harborside

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1 Tournament Wharf, Newburyport, MA 01950-2418
+1 978-462-7785
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 21:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother lives in Newburyport Mass and whenever I visit we make a special night at Michael's for seafood. We were there for the holidays and we had a lovely meal. The food is great, service too.

Thank lnovak08
Springfield, Missouri
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In town for company meeting and brought a group for dinner. I had the lobster and started with Kung Pao broccoli. Great service and drinks.

Thank john n
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We always look forward to enjoying our dinners at Michael's Harborside every year. The view of the Merrimack river all the way out to Plum island is alone worth the visit, but you get to eat great food served by friendly servers.

Thank Hugh H
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Michael's seems to always be a lively place to dine. Of course it doesn't hurt to have its wonderful harbor views as it sits right on the waterfront. I usually break with my normal healthy eating habits and order fried fish. The seafood is consistently good and fresh tasting. The waitstaff is very friendly even when overwhelmed for dinner as... More 

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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Nice location, large space. Good service. Typical New England seafood menu. family enjoyed their choices. Parking in front of restaurant.

Thank emizco
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Service was great - food quality amazing. Everyone at our table of 9 had nothing but good things to say about their meals.

Thank JeanV22
Mashpee, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Stopped by for lunch with my crew while in Newburyport. Great views of the harbor added to the experience. We ate at the bar and enjoyed the wide selection of beers and ciders to go with fresh seafood entrees. Enjoyed the fish and chips and the fish tacos. The clam chowder was rich and creamy. Overall a good choice for... More 

Thank Neil P
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Late dinner after a long trip. Have had better lobster roll, but it was ok. Service was friendly and prompt.

Thank Dracaena
Boston, Massachusetts
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85 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Had sautéed mussels appetizer - generous 1.5lb portion perfectly steamed! Then we stayed with an all appetizer/salad lunch of salmon philly roll sushi, roasted pistachio salad of mixed greens with pears, small beets, goat cheese and vinaigrette dressing and a sourdough pretzel with house ale mustard sauce. All was very good. We will be back - lots of things we... More 

Thank Bob M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I have been here with friends for the first time. I liked the location very much although it was already dark and not much we could see. The seafood was fresh, we'll prepared and tasty. Steamers were excellent and so was the haddock. And the good choice of beer and wine made it a nice dinner with friends. On the... More 

Thank stefan91088

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Tournament Wharf, Newburyport, MA 01950-2418
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newburyport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-462-7785

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