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Moonstones

185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
+1 978-256-7777
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“tapas” (46 reviews)
“oysters” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Fusion, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
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Reviewed yesterday

Moonstones never disappoints. Make sure you get the ahi tuna tataki - it has made any other tuna dish a disappointment for me. Other great dishes are chicken dumplings, beet ravioli, and chocolate torte for dessert. Add this to excellent service and a comfortable decor,...More

Thank East_Coast_Tardis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Thursday night, there was a group function in progress and the bar and restaurant were nearly full. There were 3 of us so we chose to sit at the bar to watch the basketball game on the widescreen. Cocktails were unique...More

Thank Hooner1
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much. We are thrilled you enjoyed the ambiance, service, hospitality, and moonbar. We will be sure to share your feedback with our dedicated chef and kitchen manager. Hope you can visit again soon- Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner with friends. What a fun surprise! Loved the ambiance (definitely great for a first date), creative food and wonderful service. Yes, it's very pricey! For a party of four we ordered: Pappadew peppers Caesar salad Potato pancakes Chicken dumplings Chicken spring roll...More

Thank Ilene
Scott P, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ilene, Thank you so much for finding us and for your generous review. Sharing such kind words on social media really helps our team. Clearly we owe you a dessert! :) (We will check on what went wrong this morning and replace that gelato with...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Moonstones was, of course, flawless again today. I dine out quite a bit, and quite regularly enjoy a large variety of fine cuisines in restaurants everywhere. Evenings are always my usual favorite time for dining and I just love talking about food and great restaurants....More

Thank Dja D
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

This is so fantastic we cannot thank you enough for all of your kind words and support over the years Dja D! Since our founding, we have established a reputation of excellence in all aspects of operation. We seek valuable members for our team of...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

I have visited Moonstones a number of times. Each time, we have ordered the tapas. Although pricey, nearly every selection has been delicious. Our favorites include the truffle fries. the garlic or tempura shrimp, the short rib and the mushroom risotto. Servers are always gracious...More

Thank dznydreamer
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you SO much DznyDreamer! We love this review and so appreciate your kindness. Happy Holidays! S.Plath Founder, SHG Cobblestones moonstones

Reviewed 2 December 2017

Was invited to dine here, did not now much about the place but is was a great experience. Friendly service, solid food and craft beers. Had short rib tapas, basic salad greens, and a delicious filet mignon with mashed potatoes, excellent flavor and cooked as...More

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splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback and kind words TQMMan2002! :) S.Plath Founder, SHG Cobblestones moonstones

Reviewed 12 November 2017

A vendor took my department out for dinner recently at Moonstones. I ordered the Thai noodles with shrimp. While the flavor of the dish was excellent, I was disappointed that the tails were left on. I had to try to remove the meat from the...More

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splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Deb: Thank you for promptly informing us of your experience. We truly appreciate knowing when any dining element is not to expectations. Thank you for acknowledging our “good food,” and we hope our warm hospitality and ambiance were equally satisfying. We are saddened to...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

My friend and I had dinner here and enjoyed the varied small plates. We had mussels with a delicious sauce, smoked salmon, beet salad, and whitefish (just OK),. Attentive service and well prepared food. We will be back!

Thank frequent_traveler061
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you so much! S. Plath, Founder Stones Hospitality Group "Good people devoted to exceptional hospitality and a progressive culinary focus through universal commitment to each other, the craft, our community and guests."

Reviewed 14 October 2017

We hosted around 40 people for a private dining team building event. The GM, Peggy, is an absolutely nice and helpful person going out of her way to make the evening special; her staff provide the best service! Our group had a plated dinner menu...More

Thank Jack B
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

This is so fabulous thank you so much for your kind words and for acknowledging our incredible staff. We will be sure to share this with the team. Hope you can visit again soon! Sincerely, Scott D Plath, Founder Stones Hospitality Group "Good people devoted...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely Delicious! The Raspberry Ice Tea is devine. We will return. Thank you for a great experiance.

Thank robyn c
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Love it so much thank you Robyn! :) Scott D Plath, Founder Stones Hospitality Group "Good people devoted to exceptional hospitality and a progressive culinary focus through universal commitment to each other, the craft, our community and guests."

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Jeff N
23 April 2015|
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Response from splath | Property representative |
Hi Jeff! We don't have a dress code, per se, but if we did, it'd be: *the dress code is “look nice” Hope you can visit soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:15 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +1 978-256-7777
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Description
Description: General info: *Enjoy life one bite at a time at our globally inspired urban bistro in charming Chelmsford. *Come to celebrate or just to chill *open 7 days a week *"Sophisticated" Sunday brunch touted by Boston Globe Magazine Private Dining Book your next Shower, Wedding or Mitzvah, and have the moon all to yourselves, any Sunday from noon to 4PM. Moonstones celebrates global bonds-the moon, the sea, a love of food, wine, and revelry. We welcome you to enjoy beautiful design, local seafood and raw bar, globally inspired tapas and a carefully selected and wildly creative cocktail menu, beer and wine list. Moonstones promotes a fun, social, affordable atmosphere for those who seek a more diverse and dynamic dining option without the risk, cost and difficulty of distance or travel.
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