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Sea Level Oyster Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
94 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
+1 978-741-0555
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (75 reviews)
“seafood pie” (15 reviews)
“lobster roll” (43 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
94 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried out this restaurant at the recommendation of the home owners we were renting from for a girls' weekend. I am not a seafood person, and I have come to accept that most seafood restaurants will offer the token plain chicken sandwich on a...More

Thank Lindsay D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here recently while working in the area. My brother and I were looking for good seafood and we found it here for lunch. I had the seafood pie which was very good. The food came out in a timely manner and hot and delicious....More

Thank Neal J
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We had a great dinner here. Just a side note- their popcorn shrimp is literally popcorn with shrimp. Tasted great.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Food was fine -- we had the mussels as a starter and I had the haddock and enjoyed both. Generous servings -- my husband got fish tacos and they were huge. One negative -- one member of our party has a dairy allergy, asked for...More

Thank Margaret L
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Calamari, cold boiled shrimp, and clam chowder all excellent. Nachos came with olives despite waitress taking order for NO olives. One person ordered Heineken Light, waitress brought a regular Heineken 😞

Thank gaylesullivan
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Had the special on clams. Ok! If you like noisy, pub atmosphere. My nieces & nephews liked it! Right on the ocean so it was cool for them....came in from Ohio!

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We had a light dinner, all delicious, but their seafood offerings were many. Water view and pleasant server; reasonably priced for the waterfront.

Thank Charles A
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We had lunch here, walk in right to bar. November 18th. Bartender was attentive and the menu was amazing. I love oysters and beer, they had a great selection of both. Oh and the Chowder fries are a MUST HAVE! They also were sampling a...More

Thank lindseydelvecchio
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Four of us had a delightful dinner here Saturday evening after seeing the "It's Alive" Horror and Sci-Fi exhibit at the PEM. We started with 1.5 dozen oysters of 3 varieties, they were all fantastic. Then steamed clams were ordered and they were deemed "done...More

Thank Annie M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We arrived rather late into Salem and decided to hurry down to the wharf and find some lunch. The inviting location of the restaurant 'Sea Level' and it's accessible ramp was perfect. I was using a scooter and my elderly mother was in a wheel...More

Thank Christine-Scooter
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Questions & Answers
26 July 2017|
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Response from Georgefinz | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are a very short walk, 200 yards away, we are situated right on Pickering Wharf, overlooking the Harbor. Enjoy your visit to Salem. George Carey
Laura M
11 September 2016|
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Response from Diodoro C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I did not see anything indicating in the menu that they have a gluten free section. Even though shellfish and other types of food do not contain gluten by nature I would not trust that you can safely eat them as they may... More
10 July 2016|
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Response from Joe K | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response I just now got the alert. We do accept reservations. You can reserve through our website or Yelps reservations site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:59
11:30 - 23:59
11:30 - 23:59
11:30 - 23:59
11:30 - 23:59
11:30 - 23:59
11:30 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-741-0555
  • E-mail
Waterfront Casual Dining, Full service Restaurant & Oyster Bar. Featuring Outside Dining, Water Views, Outside Bar, Fresh Seafood & Grilled items.
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