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Finz Seafood & Grill

76 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
+1 978-744-8485
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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76 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well, on a Monday night, the day before a good sized New England Nor'easter (2 feet of snow at my house), we went out to dinner a Finz and the place was basically deserted. We started with a Cosmo each ($10) and then had appetizers....More

Thank c2h5oh_1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good seafood offerings with some particular standouts: the fantastic fried oysters appetizer with a spicy dipping sauce; the lobster ravioli, which few restaurants have on their menus; the stuffed haddock with crabmeat. Service is good; and in warm weather, the outdoor seating facing the harbor...More

Thank Colleycibber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Finz in awhile but it's meals & wait staff remain good, but I wasn't wowed. The fish was fresh & well-plated and if I had a complaint it would be on the amount....way too much! The wait staff were...More

Thank TopsMA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

FINZ is a fun place in Salem, Mass. While it is hard to appreciate the waterfront location in winter, the crowd is enough to be lively but there are no excessive waits and the service is excellent. The menu also features some unique seafood dishes....More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a cold, January mid-week night, our large group was seated near the fire in the bar area. Our server was excellent. Husband loved the special that the server recommended. I had the baked lobster since I didn't want to deal with a whole lobster...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You'll enjoy this place if you like seafood. We went on an off-night and the service was excellent and the food very good. Awesome lobster roll! Chowder was okay but was wild about the use of seasoning.

Thank Rare G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the ambiance in this place, we were immediately seated at a table overlooking the water, too bad it was at night but I am sure it would be a beautiful sight. We got there a bit later in the night and only wanted some...More

Thank Andres72423
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to finz for lunch on a warm Friday afternoon and left very very happy. Lobster rolls were something special and the bartender kept things flowing lively!!!

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Personally, I have always been a fan of seafood. Unfortunately my girlfriend is not. However, when we visited Finz she had not 1 but 2 seafood appetizers. Everything was delicious! Probably one of the best meals i've had in a long time. Not to mention,...More

Thank Laura_Wanders_5
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Fine is solid but in need of an update, glad to hear they will be moving to the other end of Pickering Wharf soon.

Thank francis v
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26 December 2017|
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Response from GretaPiggy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on tap there was Cape Ann Reel Easy, and a couple of others. One or two in bottle, and a couple of others in cans (I remember Harpoon being one of them). Prices for IPA’s ran $5-$9.
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7 July 2017|
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Response from GretaPiggy | Reviewed this property |
Nope. There's little on the menu that would please the average child. Thankfully mine like mussels, so his "kid's meal" was an $18 appetizer. 😒
9 April 2017|
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Response from Guest654321 | Reviewed this property |
No, Salem has plenty of street parking spots where the restaurant is located, but this is very busy area with other shops and restaurants, so it may be hard to find a spot close to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
    (new derby)
  • Public Transportation: Train service: Newburyport/Rockport Commuter Rail Line from Boston"s North Station; Bus service: Bus Route 450; Salem Depot - Boston Via Highland & Western Ave; Bus Route 455/459; Salem Depot - Haymarket or Downtown Crossing Via Loring Ave.,Central Sq.,Lynn & Western Ave.;Bus Route 451; North Beverly - Salem Depot Via Cabot St. or Sohier Rd.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-8485
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Award winning Seafood restaurant, located on Historic Pickering Wharf, Waterfront Dining, outside deck. Fresh Local Seafood, Raw Bar, full Grill menu, Chef inspired Menu using Local ingredients and Daily Specials. Lively Bar featuring a large selection of Local Micro-Brews.
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