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Seafood Shanty

31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
+1 508-627-8622
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (67 reviews)
“lobster roll” (189 reviews)
“fries” (67 reviews)
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American, Sushi, Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here on their patio. Its was a really windy day, so you had to deal with that, but we loved over looking the bay area & didn't care. The food was great! Lobster rolls, tacos, fresh lobster and quesadilla was had by...More

Thank mjb00
Reviewed 1 week ago

As you entered the dining hall you felt a sense of comfort and a customer friendly setting. It was cheerful, very clean, bright and the tables properly arranged and ready for customers. It was obvious that the Manager, Luis, was proud of his staff and...More

Thank lrknek
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Shanty two times the last week, the first one, was as a preamble of a wedding, the second one was to have dinner with my family and friends, the two times the service and food was very good. But specially I would like...More

Thank demuciob
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the beautiful views this restaurant has to offer so we stepped on in. We were surprised by the dinner special 1 1/2 lb. lobster and potato for $22. Had to try it and so glad we did. Peter, a new waiter to this restaurant,...More

Thank Kelley S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Seafood Shanty had an amazing atmosphere, delicious food, and beautiful scenery. My friends and I arrived for dinner at the recommendation of a friend. He led us up a staircase and out onto a nice deck overlooking the harbor. I ordered a bowl of...More

Thank jaxter4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 3 days on the island and went everyday to the upstairs deck to enjoy their delicious cocktails (I tried the ocean berry and the best Bloody Mary Evahhhh). Kiria was really friendly and gave us the best service @ the outside bar. When...More

Thank Michelle_Sullivan123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the lobster lunch special--- great value, mussels app which was very generous and delicious, and a couple of local beers. Such a fun vibe with good service.

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful restaurant and bar offers excellent views of the Edgartown harbor. It has a very vibrant bar scene and good food choices.

Thank Narek D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were only there for drinks but the menu was interesting and those eating seemed to enjoy the exceptional portions. Lobster is a specialty. Bar staff were very helpful, efficient and friendly. A must when in Martha's Vineyard.

Thank Johncgavim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at that restaurant mainly because of trip advisor. We ate outside at 11 45 am. We did not wait at all and the waitress Jaimie took our order rapidly. The manager Luis came to ask us if every thing was as expected. We...More

1  Thank jleclerc55
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Can we make a res for this coming Mon. Thks Patti
17 June 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I think they take reservations if you call- it might be party of 6 or more. It usually not a long wait.
How do I obtain a gift certificate to the Seafood Shanty
12 June 2017|
Response from 231GloriaD |
Could you send me a gift certificate?
How do I obtain a gift certificate to the Seafood Shanty
12 June 2017|
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Response from ecgainey | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call for instructions. They are available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Dock St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8151
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-8622
Join us for delicious dining on the beautiful Edgartown Harbor.
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