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Sea Witch Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
+1 978-535-6057
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In New England we have some of the best seafood on earth. But you won't find it here. Average at best, overpriced.

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Thank aw2bad4u
East Hampton, Connecticut
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was hoping this was going to be better. It was OK but not great. Maybe the time of year makes a difference. Service was outstanding. Ordered steamers (not real tasty); shared crab cakes ( good); clam chowder (OK, but not worth the calories); scallops were outstanding.

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Thank Pam J
Peabody, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We end up this restaurant to try sea food after searching for restaurant around that area. Very satisfied with the sea food and awesome taste. Decided to hit this one at least once a month.

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Thank Saravanakumar R
Boston
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109 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Seawitch has reliable New England seafood dishes without the long drive to Essex or Ipswich. The lobster rolls are great, and can be ordered the usual cold way, or warm with drawn butter, which is my favorite. The fried platters are ample and yummy.

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Thank FQTVLR
Lynnfield, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

My boyfriend and I love fresh fish that is not fried! The Seawitch is the only restaurant close to Lynnfield, Ma that we have found. Delicious food! Don't go for the atmosphere just great fresh fish! Yum!

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Thank sheparz
Chillicothe, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I found this place on a whim! Let me tell you, the seafood was awesome! The hot buttered lobster roll was so good!! The best I've had!! Highly recommend this place!

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Thank Miranda M
Saugus, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I have lived here all my life and never knew this place was here in Peabody!!!!! This place rocks its like being in the northend everything was so fresh we had cherry stones calamari a 2 pound stuffed lobster and baked haddock with fries then we took home chocolate cake and peacon pie this place is great

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Thank Lisa F
Saugus, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Thought we would try this restaurant on RT 1 Peabody. You order before sitting down and then you pick a table and they bring the food to you. Had a cup of chowder, was ok, thick which isn't my preference. Had twin lobsters and they were great. Wait staff was attentive. Reasonably priced. Will visit again.

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Thank Lonstein
las vegas
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We stayed 20 minutes from Boston in a little city called Peabody. On the outside the restaurant doesn't look like much but once inside the people are friendly , efficient and the food is terrific , especially the chowder. The seafood is fresh and they have a varied menu.

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Boston
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Good for the seafood, everything else just average. Service is decent with reasonably priced, affordable items.

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Thank dotbabejules

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Peabody
  • Phone Number: +1 978-535-6057

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?