We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chesca's Restaurant

38 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8145
+1 508-627-1234
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (13 reviews)
“chicken marsala” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
38 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8145
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (255)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to dinner here with my family this fall. We had never been here even thought the place has been around for years. The venue is lovely. The staff was informed and attentive without being intrusive. I started with the Asian Pear salad which was...More

Thank WMVineyard
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our server was very helpful. Even suggested a single malt for after dinner. It was terrific and I had never heard of it. We were quite impressed by the diner. Excellent service and lots of choices on the menu.

Thank Steffen9278
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our meal. It was not of a high culinary class but was tasty and enjoyable, especially on a windy wet MV evening.

Thank philipboni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been an MV summer resident for nearly 15 years and this was my first trip to Chesca's. I went with my husband and two children (10 and 15) for my birthday dinner. I had heard good things and we decided to try it....More

Thank pickymomboston
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We wandered in on a Thursday night and sat at the very small bar to eat. The bartender Shawn was great throughout. We started with 2 appetizers: warm Gorgonzola dip with shrimp and a cheese platter. Dinner was braised short ribs and a bento box:...More

Thank CbeauNewBedford_MA
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This restaurant met my ultimate satisfaction. The dining room was lovely and clean, the atmosphere was wonderful and the staff, especially our waiter Kevin, was flawless and attentive. I started with a glass of red wine, then had a Tuscan white bean soup with lots...More

Thank Heckie
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We visit the island often and always cone back to Chescas for a consistently good meal. Great bartender and great atmosphere. See you next year!

Thank nmhvineyard
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I have been to Chesca about five times this summer. It is becoming my favorite place to eat. The food is consistently excellent. The service is wonderful. Tonight we had Kevin. He was the right balance of attentive but also giving us the time to...More

Thank DAB813
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were unsure about Chesca's due to the mixed reviews. My husband, 17 year old and I decided that we enjoyed our meal and evening for our very good review status. My meal was the fish of the evening. I can't remember know what it...More

Thank MaryD14
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I cannot comment on the food of this restaurant as we only had drinks and one appetizer. However, I can comment on the manager working on the evening of 8/24/17 due to the story below. He should be fired immediately for treating patrons the way...More

1  Thank njgalinbos
mrroonie, Owner at Chesca's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you. We are sorry that you had an unpleasant experience, and we will be discussing what happened with our manager and server today. I believe that this incident is best discussed in person. TripAdvisor is not the forum, especially when you are obviously angry...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Among The Flowers Cafe
580 reviews
.07 km away
Seafood Shanty
1,273 reviews
.16 km away
l'etoile
337 reviews
.05 km away
The Port Hunter
226 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Edgartown Lighthouse
467 reviews
.52 km away
Bad Martha Farmer's Brewery
55 reviews
1.35 km away
Lighthouse Beach
30 reviews
.74 km away
Martha's Vineyard Museum
40 reviews
.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chesca's Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8145
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-1234
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing