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Ray's Seafood Market

7 Pinecrest Dr, Essex, VT 05452-2912
+1 802-879-3611
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (13 reviews)
“lobster” (8 reviews)
“coleslaw” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
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7 Pinecrest Dr, Essex, VT 05452-2912
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

My son and I were in town for 4 days for a national event and we both love seafood and were planning to drive to Maine after our event was finished. We asked many locals and two places were recommended many times. We tried both...More

Thank zdrwho
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We get seafood from here at least monthly because it is fresh seafood. We often get take out. There is no ambiance as it is a combo seafood store and restaurant. I think the prices are a little high for the type of place but...More

Thank danpO2712FT
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Wow. What a find! I had a hard time choosing from the menu of classic fried and baked seafood - all super fresh as evidenced by the case of raw fish in the market. Yes, get the haddock. Wish I could have created my own...More

Thank SAWriter
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed some good lobster here while attending the RV rally. Very busy but worth the wait. Outside seating for overflow crowds as necessary.

Thank Greenfrogtrike
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Been there before for lobster rolls and went there again to get some fish. We saw the lobsters and asked how big were they. They said they thought some were 2 1/2 or even as big as 3 pounds. We ordered one each for our...More

Reviewed 10 August 2016

After spending many evenings on vacation eating at chain "steak and chop" restaurants we wanted some seafood. What a find! Just a couple of miles from where we are staying is the best seafood we have had outside of the state of Maine. Excellent food...More

Thank Skip E
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We ate here three times. Two dinners and one lunch. First of all this is a market. A market that will cook to order. Fish is the very freshest you will find in the area. Not cheap, but well worth the price. Don't look for...More

Thank C. L
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

U can buy what is at the counter and cook it your self or sit down and eat from a menu. We R on vacation so we don't cook. The menu is extensive but sure to have your favorite. We had the Fish and Chips...More

Thank AlnSue
Reviewed 23 July 2016

yummy fried clams,shrimp, fried haddock,cole slaw great place to eat close to motel yum yum eats eat

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

If you want the succulent flavor of seafood, stop in at Ray's! The flavor, quantity, the value are all outstanding principles that this business strives to (and delivers) give each guest!

Thank hummingbird052468
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
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10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Pinecrest Dr, Essex, VT 05452-2912
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 802-879-3611
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