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Turners Seafood

43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
+1 978-745-7665
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster bisque” (143 reviews)
“seafood” (261 reviews)
“scrod” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved Turners! From the service to the food - everything was outstanding. We ended up eating here twice for dinner during a 3 night stay! The food is fresh, beautifully prepared and served. The clam chowder is top notch. Salads are fresh. We tried...More

Thank lovenyc210
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was good, especially the Oysters Rockafella and the Vanilla Creme Brûlée. The waitress was super friendly and really made us feel welcomed. A great stop when you’re sightseeing.

Thank Shayna T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We liked everything about this restaurant but what made it really stand out was their customer service. There was something not quite right with one of our dishes and another server noticed, even before our own wonderful server had the chance to come back to...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for a celebratory lunch. Our waiter Jamie, was absolutely outstanding. Once told that it was a celebration, he brought an added flourish to the entire meal. The breadbasket is quite lovely, warm and fresh. The clam chowder was reported as a bit thin...More

Thank RenaM65
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love Love Love this restaurant! Recently moved to Salem, and Turner's was recommended for a great place to go for delicious seafood and drinks. We sat at the bar right where their delicious oysters are shucked, and definitely had to try them along with their...More

Thank pkornbluh1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Place: Nice restaurant! Clean and cozy! service: Our waitress was nice, polite and efficient ! A tad overjoyed with "amazing" for almost everything, but I'd rather that than...well you know :) meal: I shared a clam chowder with my best friend and it was delicious....More

Thank referee78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of the food here was good. The Portuguese Stew, mussels, and fish tacos are all good. The seafood is all fresh. The baked haddock was over cooked and dry. The service is slow. We had to continuously ask for refills on drinks and we...More

Thank C3650SCjimd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very good restaurant all over. Historic building with great service and food. The lobster bisque though is definitely a must.

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our inn host recommended that we go here and it was a great choice. Busy even on a Wednesday evening but we got a table without waiting. Great clam chowder and very good shrimp with diavola sauce in pasta. Great Caesar’s sales too! Highly recommended!

Thank marminiac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to turners seafood on a day trip to Salem from Boston while on holiday from UK. We had clam chowder to start and then enjoyed a selection from the menu and in general it was quite tasty. The staff were pleasant and service...More

Thank Sonia_d333
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Questions & Answers
25 February 2018|
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Response from Andres72423 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t remember but their menu is easily accessible online and you can check for different options.
4 October 2017|
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Response from Patty M | Reviewed this property |
There is two public parking lots on the side street just a few doors down from the restaurant.
2 October 2016|
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Response from globetrottergrub | Reviewed this property |
Yes they also have a amazing Lobster Mac!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-745-7665
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