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Moonstones

185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
+1 978-256-7777
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“tapas” (43 reviews)
“oysters” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Fusion, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at Moonstones knows me because I dine out quite a bit and am admittedly a 'fussy gal'. But they remember me because I always make a big deal out of the restaurant both when I'm there and also on Trip Advisor. To me,...More

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splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Dja! This beautiful review encapsulates everything we all work so hard to achieve. Our ongoing goal here at moonstones is to deliver excellence every time on behalf of our guests. Indeed, our newly adopted mission statement is: "Good people devoted to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drinks they serve are so good, we usually sit on the bar because of the nice ambiance. the appetizers are good we tried the spring rolls and the Parmesan fries.

Thank AbyHN
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much AbyHN! Hope you can visit the moonbar again soon! Cheers! S.Plath Founder, SHG Cobblestones moonstones

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had been to Moonstones years ago and weren't impressed: it had been noisy and we weren't a fan of the food then. When friends were coming up to the area to meet us for dinner we decided to give it another chance, and we're...More

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splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow thank you so much The Duke of Url! We are so pleased you gave us another shot at greatness and are grateful for your kind review. Hope you can visit again soon. Cheers! S.Plath Founder, SHG Cobblestones moonstones

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in the Chelmsford area make sure you go to Moonstones, easy access of route 495. The jerk fish sandwich is great. And make sure you get an order of the truffle and Parmesan fries. And if you are really hungry get the...More

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splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

YES! We totally agree on all counts Thanks so much TimOBoston! Hope you can visit again soon. Cheers! S.Plath Founder, SHG Cobblestones moonstones

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Wentire for dinner and shared tapas with my husband. It was a very nice meal. A great variety of flavors that were wonderful. Caesar salad, flat bread, short ribs, delicious.More

Thank CarolineMR
Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Caroline, We thing YOU are wonderful. Thank you so much for your kind words and for sharing us with others. Such generosity really helps our dedicated and caring team. Not to sound greedy...but our goal is 5 stars, and one of our many credos, "get...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

We recently celebrated at Moonstones with a series of delicious small plates, each one tastier than the last. My favorites were the peppadew peppers (tiny peppers with a little zing, stuffed with goat cheese and drizzled with chelmsford honey), turkish mezze (carrot hummus, baba ghanoush,...More

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Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Dear Ms We are grateful and humbled every time our guests judge us worthy of 5-stars and are then kind enough to share with others on social media. Such kindness truly helps the entire team--and those most responsible for delivering on such excellence. On their...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Service, food and drinks are terrific! They get it at this place. Always consistently top quality food and gracious staff.More

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Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Ruth Your are making us blush! It is incredibly important that we are viewed as "terrific" in all aspects, and that "top quality" and 5 star ratings represent our guest's perspective. But I am certain there is no greater compliment you can offer our team...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

As always, Moonstones is the best restaurant in northern Massachusetts. I am fussy and dine out several times a week. Manager Peggy, and my new favorite Server ALEXIS (actually everyone in the kitchen and on the floor) are exceptional. All staff are attentive, very knowledgable...More

Thank Dja D
Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Dja A 5 star review from a self described "fussy gal" is a huge compliment indeed. We love Peggy and Alexis too but your recognition of "everyone" is the highest praise--the consistent excellence that you and so many of our guests share with others is...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I'm not a fan of tapas, but it's where management picked. The food choices and quality was good, a little pricey though. Service was pretty good. A fan of tapas would probably give it a 5.More

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Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Dear Max A 4-star review from someone who doesn't cotton to tapas is certainly a "win" in our book. Perhaps when you next visit, we can make you a fan. We are always up for a challenge! Of course, for non tapas fans, we also...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Moonstones is a great different type of restaurant. It has small plates from around the world, can always try something you have never tried before. Most recently had the carrot humus which was incredible and the roasted garlic as appetizers. The wait staff is extremely...More

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Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Dear 44, (I hope it is ok that I call you that! :) ) Thank you so much for your 5 star review and for sharing us with others. Now you've done it! I'm going to have to go to Cuba and check out the...More

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Jeff N
23 April 2015|
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Response from splath | Property representative |
Hi Jeff! We don't have a dress code, per se, but if we did, it'd be: *the dress code is “look nice” Hope you can visit soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:15 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +1 978-256-7777
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Description
Description: General info: *Enjoy life one bite at a time at our globally inspired urban bistro in charming Chelmsford. *Come to celebrate or just to chill *open 7 days a week *"Sophisticated" Sunday brunch touted by Boston Globe Magazine Private Dining Book your next Shower, Wedding or Mitzvah, and have the moon all to yourselves, any Sunday from noon to 4PM. Moonstones celebrates global bonds-the moon, the sea, a love of food, wine, and revelry. We welcome you to enjoy beautiful design, local seafood and raw bar, globally inspired tapas and a carefully selected and wildly creative cocktail menu, beer and wine list. Moonstones promotes a fun, social, affordable atmosphere for those who seek a more diverse and dynamic dining option without the risk, cost and difficulty of distance or travel.
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