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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” (162 reviews)
“seafood” (286 reviews)
“scrod” (23 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 yesterday via mobile

My friend and I came to Salem for a history night tour about the history. We ate at Turners, which unfortunately was one of the only places open in Salem past 6pm during the cold month of November! Ordered shrimp scampi and received bread on...More

Thank Seking2
Reviewed yesterday

Read reviews here and also the concierge at our Salem Inn recommended so after calling and were told to come on over....we went for an early dinner. Place was jammed but they got us seated quickly and we had excellent service inspite of the crowd....More

Thank Birthday-Gal
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This included family and friends..some for first time...every appetizer, entree, side dish and dessert was perfect..add to that the wine, cocktails and beer and I can’t think of any grade but an A+ for everything and especially the service.

Thank CoolGrandma94
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent all around. Atmosphere galore. Location right in the hub of the city. Near pedestrian mall. Service A++. Variety on menu was super. Seafood restaurant with fresh fish options and other seafoods. Plus other non seafood options such as pasta dishes and salads. My husband...More

1  Thank Bernadette G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I stopped here for lunch. It was a beautiful restaurant, warm and inviting. The wait staff actually asked about food allergies. When I told them about my mild peanut allergy, they sent out someone from the kitchen to assure me that my...More

Thank Kansas65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been to Turners several times. I think this was one of my better visits. My friend ordered the Cajun swordfish tacos and it was something to behold. She loved it. I had the seafood medley; seafood was great except for over cooked shrimp. It...More

Thank 166lynetteg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Turner’s an extremely busy spot in Salem on a rainy Friday night. We were fortunate to find a seat at the oyster bar. While service was a bit slow, watching all the food prep was very fun. The Napa...More

Thank babel39
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking in downtown Salem, we found this great restaurant, delicious food and service. We got Clam Clowder and Fried Fisherman’s Dinner which was plenty for my husband and I to share. And for drinks I got to try Shipyard Pumpkin Beer 🍺 it was delicious....More

Thank R849ZDmariae
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading many reviews on trip advisor I knew I had to eat at Turners Seafood. The meal was definitely beyond my expectations. The lobster bisque was the best I have ever had. Spend the extra $4 to have added lobster. The service was also...More

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it was the weekend after Halloween the city was still hopping with tourists and locals coming out of hiding! The wait for most walking in off the street was 45 minutes but because we had called ahead and put our names in we only...More

Thank Charlie L
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4 August 2018|
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Response from quickwitt9979 | Reviewed this property |
Market price changes daily depending g on what the restaurant pays on any given day at the dock
25 February 2018|
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Response from quickwitt9979 | Reviewed this property |
So.e but seafood is the main meals
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.
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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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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