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Turners Seafood

43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
+1 978-745-7665
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster bisque” (150 reviews)
“seafood” (280 reviews)
“scrod” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
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Reviewed today via mobile

This was an excellent meal! There were several things on the menu that looks good but I got the tenderloin sandwich and lobster bisque. Everyone at our table got something different, and we all enjoyed what we ordered. Atmosphere was enjoyable and service was top...More

Thank crystal2c
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome place to eat, great seafood, enjoyed it so much we went back for a 2nd visit before leaving.

Thank terri3311
Reviewed yesterday

Our reservation was for a recent Saturday night at 6:30. The atmosphere was just way too noisy for us. We had to shout to converse. I did note that we were in a room in the rear set up only for groups except for our...More

Thank stonewell
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sat at the oyster bar and was not too loud. The wait staff was very attentive. The salad and the seafood platter was outstanding. Me and my girlfriend split the meal and we were both full. Has some significant history to the building but, do...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had dinner here last night and it was delicious from the hot bread to the lobster bisque and crab cake to the maine lobster roll. If you are into ghost I would recomind asking to go upstares to take some pictures.

Thank h6p8gv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful warm atmosphere and quiet enough to have lively conversations around a round table with friends. The lobster macaroni and cheese was do tasty. I loved the seafood chowder. I highly recommend this restaurant

Thank HI_Traveller_12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I would give this place less than one star if I could. Let’s start with a waitress that took forever to greet us and take a drink order, she had to be prompted by a different waitress. The crab cake appetizer was just mush with...More

1  Thank Robin W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our B&B recommended Turners for the best seafood in Salem. Make a reservation because they get busy. The waitstaff recommendations were spot on. Food was beautifully presented on the plate. We had crab cakes and lobster rolls. Other people around us commended on how good...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome food and service....bread....wine (Forestville Merlot)....oysters....shrimp scampi.....white clams and linguini....chocolate torte....need I say more.....awesome recommendation and it definitely measured up!

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our third day in Salem, Ma. yielded another good dinner courtesy of local recommendations. We were nicely welcomed at Turner Seafood at the exact time of our reservation. Our waitress was also pleasant and when we quickly finished our water, she brought larger glasses for...More

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5 August 2018|
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Response from quickwitt9979 | Reviewed this property |
Market price changes daily depending g on what the restaurant pays on any given day at the dock
25 February 2018|
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Response from quickwitt9979 | Reviewed this property |
So.e but seafood is the main meals
5 October 2017|
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Response from Patty M | Reviewed this property |
There is two public parking lots on the side street just a few doors down from the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Church St, Salem, MA 01970-3738
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-745-7665
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