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185 Chelmsford St, Rt 110, Chelmsford, MA 01824-2307
+1 978-256-7777
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 10:15 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Framingham, MA
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here because we had to be in Chelmsford and this is #2 there in the TA ranking. We went in and the atmosphere is wonderful. Soft but adequate lighting. Lots of fabrics around and a soft ceiling to prevent it being overly noisy. We were seated immediately in a comfy half booth. The food was wonderfly tasty -... More 

Thank driving_vacations
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Hi Driving Vacations, Thanks so much for dining with us and for taking the time to write such a thoughtful review. Our number one stated goal is always to exceed guest expectations with excellent food and beverage menus, hospitality, atmosphere, and value. We are fastidious with food cost and work hard to deliver the highest quality ingredients at fair prices... More 

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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went here for a date night and could not have been more pleased with our experience. We decided to order off their Global Tapas menu. It's a little on the expensive side, but well worth the price. For the two of us, we ordered 8 tapas, and I'll say that may have been a bit too... More 

Thank boston_abby
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Hi Boston Abby, Yum! You're making us hungry just reading your review. Thanks so much for your kind words, and of course we appreciate you choosing to dine with us for date night! We are so pleased you enjoyed the tapas, and yes, the beet raviolis are the best. Hopefully next time you can try our tuna tataki, dessert sampler,... More 

Andover, Massachusetts
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been planning to eat at Moonstone in Chelmsford for quite some time now and finally today we visited them. The restaurant is quite big and was super busy on a Sunday morning which definitely indicates that it's very popular among the locals; moreover there is not many nice restaurants to choose from around that area. The restaurant has... More 

Thank ZestnLeisure
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Hi Zest and Leisure, Thanks so much for visiting and for this detailed, stellar review. We love hearing what our guests think, especially those that are experts in both zest and leisure! We have have shared your kind words with the chef management team as well as the staff- Thanks so much! enjoy life. one bite at a time. Cheers!... More 

Silver Spring, Maryland
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner on a Saturday (6:30ish) and were seated right away (no reservation). They provide see excellent service and we really loved their tapas (small plates) style of food. We each enjoyed a cocktail and shared 5 plates, which was perfect. I hope to go back here the next time I'm in town! I'm not even a... More 

1 Thank jennifer g
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer, We hope you van visit again next time you're back in town too. Thanks so much for the kinds words and beautiful review. Cheers! S.Plath Founder, SHG More 

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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

To be honest, we picked this restaurant as it was a midway point between our two towns. I was early, and enjoyed myself at the bar with charming wait staff and a good selection of wine. We stayed at the bar when my friend arrived, ordering off a menu of enticing raw seafood and shellfish, as well as traditional tapas.... More 

Thank Rachel N
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Thank you soo much Rachel! We love this review as it represens the excellence we strive for everyday. Thanks for noticing, and thanks for visiting. Hope you can dine with us again soon. "Enjoy life. One bite at a time. Think Global, Eat Local" and all of that good stuff :) Cheers! S.Plath Founder SHG More 

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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We've been here before and have always had good experiences, but have never come on a busy night. And Valentine's night was a BUSY night. There were so many things that could have gone less than perfectly, but that was not the case. The service was excellent - personal, friendly, and just the right amount of attentiveness. The food was... More 

Thank LoveToTravel8
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are so pleased you felt the LOVE on V-Day, and hope you can join us again for spring holidays- or just for drinks at the moonbar. Thank you again for you kind words and for taking the time to share the love. Cheers, S.Plath Founder SHG More 

Portland, Maine
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Love the Tappas and the excellent raw bar. Great fun with friends, romantic for couples. Great atmosphere!

Thank NicoleBoyer
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Thank you Nicole you're right -DEF get the truffle fries :) Hope you van visit again soon! S.Plath Funder SHG More 

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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Found on Phantom Gourmet. Looking for somewhere different to try (we're in S.NH) Very nice atmosphere - trendy, but comfortable. Great food and drinks. Would love to come back for dinner. Waitress gave us a complementary Frangelico to go with our dessert sampler - so nice. Would recommend!

Thank NewEnglandGirl72
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Thank you so much NewEnglandGirl! Hopefully you can check out our Sunday Brunch at Cobblestones of Lowell too (with live music!). Thanks again! Best, S.Plath Founder SHG More 

Quincy, Massachusetts
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96 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

After settling on this location as the best option for "in between" everyone, we weren't sure what to expect. The service, the food and the fun blew us away. I love that for a table of 5, they were able to seat us as a round table. It really made a huge difference i terms of conversation. The tapas style... More 

Thank Grace_K102
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Thank you so much Grace. We are so pleased you and your girls had such a fab evening with us. We hope you can visit again soon! Sincerely, S.Plath Founder SHG More 

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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Loved the sleek hip vibe the moment I walked in. The bar is cool and relaxing and love the lighting. The menu was extensive and we adored the small dishes that were to die for. Drinks were amazing. This is one of my new favorite places.

Thank Tracey C
splath, Owner at Moonstones, responded to this review

Thank you so much Tracey! Sleek, vip, cool, relaxing, love, amazing, and deliciously offbeat are all attributes we at moonstones are super proud of- thanks for noticing! Hope you can visit again soon- perhaps for a fab Sunday brunch? Cheers! S.Plath Founder SHG More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
American, Fusion, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:15 - 21:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
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
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?