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Captain Marden's Seafoods

279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
+1 781-235-3737
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (68 reviews)
“cornbread” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Comfy, cozy atmosphere with majority senior citizens at brunch while more families and couples for dinner. First and foremost The fish is fresh and outstanding!! Portions generous....even at brunch. I love $1.25 oyster Mondays and the fresh cornbread served with meals is delicious. One of...More

Thank Monica J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Frequently purchase delicious fresh fish from Captain Marden's Fish Market never ate there in the attached restaurant. Monday stopped in for lunch. I was solo, arrived at 12:10 pm - it was busy. I was seated right away by a pleasant young lady and placed...More

Thank carolmY1323UU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seven of us gathered for a Friday night dinner, without reservations, and were fortunate to get a table and receive great attentive service. We had a varied selection of seafood choices and I had my first Calamari and was pleasantly surprised. My scallops were delicious,...More

Thank TallestLeprechaun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us met for lunch on a weekday. Had reservations. the place was full. We all ordered sea food. My fried clams were, at best, average. They were a bit overcooked and the portion wasn't generous. The feeling around the table was pretty...More

Thank Marshall K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After dropping off my daughter at Wellesley College, I decided to treat myself to a well-deserved meal. I googled seafood, and Captain Marden's came up as highly rated. It is indeed small, and the decor is well, plain, but who really cares if the food...More

Thank niesgirl13
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We've had excellent dinners at Captain Marden's before and decided to try it for breakfast. We ordered a variety of items and across the board they were just average, like you could get at a typical diner. Since it is located in Wellesley they try...More

Thank dave809
Reviewed 7 September 2017

While there is no ambiance, the chef at Capt Gardens knows how to cook fish. You will get it with some delicious corn bread and some medley of veggies. The fish will be plain but 95% of the time it will be cooked to perfection.

Thank sisu3
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Delightful small dining room. Usually a wait for a seat. Plenty of parking, great service, good prices. Had the daily special of fish tacos - plenty of fried haddock, salsa, mayo and cheese. One side also.

Thank mpd
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We are local to Wellesley and were looking for a close seafood option to compare to the seafood restaurants on Cape Cod. I had visited Captain Mardens more then one year ago and was not entirely impressed, but they are close, so we decided to...More

Thank Dansksteve
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Haven't been there for almost a year and decided to try it again and did not disappoint. Clams, fries and salmon were perfect as well as service. Elizabeth was terrific with her service.

Thank Harvey G
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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: +1 781-235-3737
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