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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%
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“lobster bisque” (142 reviews)
“seafood” (259 reviews)
“scrod” (24 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Salem in the winter with snow in the forecast is not a popular destination. But if you need to have fish that is so fresh it was pulled from the local docks hours before, this is your spot! Oysters, Chowder (deemed "best ever" by our...More

Thank gwrehak
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On St. Patrick’s Day, my wife and I came to Turner’s Seafood Restaurant for dinner. We got there around 5pm and the whole right side of the restaurant was crowded, however there was plenty of seating on the left as you enter off the pedestrians...More

Thank cdvc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was recommended by a local while in Salem and was very happy with the food, service, and prices. Loved the lobster bisque and the salmon.

Thank M S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Salem location is one of several restaurants this company has and the service and food offered here is very good. Having dined at the Melrose restaurant many times, we were pleased to find the same fresh and high quality seafood served here. We both...More

1  Thank Richard I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With ‘seafood’ in the name, clearly that is the star— Turners does not disappoint. Lovely ambiance, very modest prices and exceptional service. The only complaint is the acoustics: tables are close and there are no sound absorption materials in the room. But you will be...More

Thank TraceM49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an early dinner here on a raw Saturday evening. Tile floors & walls; dark wood booths; oyster bar - quintessential New England seafood decor. Real fire burning in fireplace near our booth - very cosy. Menu included all the basics and more. Everything we...More

Thank Alison L S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tuna is great! The shrimp is great! The service is great! Kudos to Deedee! Will definitely return!

1  Thank Jose H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Turners Seafood had the absolute best Lobster Bisque that I have ever tasted! So creamy and rich. It was worth travelling here just to taste their bisque!

Thank kossmanclan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time at Turners in Salem for dinner and drinks. The menu and the food were fantastic, and the waiter, Jason, was very attentive and knew his menu very well. My only grumble was when we arrived and were "greeted" by the hostess. (Older lady...More

Thank arfur64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Turner's is my go-to for a romantic dinner in Salem. The restaurant itself has a lovely atmosphere, is always clean, and the menu is great. It's always busy, and even if you have a reservation you should be prepared to wait around 10-20 minutes for...More

1  Thank Krnajarian
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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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, 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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