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Morse Fish Company

1401 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-2099
+1 617-262-9375
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried clams” (6 reviews)
“haddock” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
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1401 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-2099
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Really high quality fish and seafood. Still going strong! Since 1904. I buy almost all my fish here!

Thank RogSav
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I was looking for a good authentic Fish and Chips place in the Back Bay area, and came here based on online searches. If you are looking for ambience or decor, this is NOT for you. I almost walked away, but glad I did not....More

Thank suhaas
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Just a simple fish market and restaurant. Your surroundings are nothing to write home about. But the fish a seafood is. The fried haddock and fried clams were fried perfectly, moist, meaty, and tender. Simple breading that let the flavor come through. There is plenty...More

Thank Commodore2010
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious fresh seafood! Came here with the kids straight from the airport. Not fancy, but delicious. The best haddock I have ever had.

Thank David R
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Morse Fish Co. is.....well just ok. The clams are greasy. I use to go there when I was a kid and they were definitely better then. There was sawdust on the floor and cars would park diagonally outside. The place has changed and the clams...More

Thank HVMA
Reviewed 7 February 2016

It seems almost shocking to find a place so down-to-earth in the South End, but Morse Fish is definitely not trendy. Not only that, but the variety of fish and seafood in the standard local preparations turns out very well, the fish fresh and tasty,...More

Thank Huitzilipoxtle
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Apparently this is an iconic spot in Boston for simple seafood. That may be the case, but I think we have moved on a little as a society that certain standards of decor are expected if trading as a restaurant. We were only here to...More

Thank DavidDundonald
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Morse has been in the neighborhood forever and still has the best freshest selection of fish. Grab some and pop it on the grill. They also cook mainly fried fish meals, just average but a good bargain.

Thank R V
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Great prices for solid seafood! I got the lobster roll and my friend got the catfish and we were both satisfied. Everyone was incredibly friendly - will definitely be coming back!

Thank ladyrbeatty
Reviewed 14 August 2015

If you are looking for a "grab & go", and want some of the best seafood around, consider Morse Fish Company. That is the end of the story. If you are looking for good chemistry, and an inviting, scenic restaurant, this IS NOT the place...More

Thank Pineapples-a-Plenty
Nearby
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-2099
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-262-9375
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