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Sea Level Oyster Bar

94 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
+1 978-741-0555
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (80 reviews)
“chowder fries” (7 reviews)
“lobster roll” (45 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
94 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Chose to eat here while vacationing for the view and seafood...was not disappointed! Perfectly grilled swordfish with the best lemon chive butter, a hot lobster roll which was fantastic, and fried calamari smothered in peppers and fried pickles. The service was fast and friendly. The...More

Thank Clarene11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since we live in Iowa, we eat on the water whenever we get a chance. We chose Sea Level for lunch. We were seated indoors but with large screens across the windows. We don’t do oysters and chose fish instead. We started with onion strings....More

Thank Panthererab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lobster roll l ordered was the best one I've had!! Great view on top and friendly service. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank Perry333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

my wife had the seafood pie and it was wonderful. We started with fried clams and chowder both excellent. Go here

1  Thank larryC8449
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On Memorial Day we stopped by to eat some oysters and we have a fun time! We sat on the terrace and had a great view of the water, people walking by and kids playing around. Service and food were very good.

1  Thank Bettina W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great seafood at reasonable prices. Nice view of the harbor. Service was also excellent. Not so loud you couldn't hear your dining companion!

1  Thank Susan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We finally took some time to try Sea Level since it changed hands a few years back as we had heard good things. Great top level seating with a view , good food butt to be honest the best part was our waiter John. He...More

1  Thank SMGBostonMA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations as this was a holiday weekend and despite the cold and the rain, I’m glad we did. Our server, Deena was fantastic and knowledgeable about the menu, patient, attentive and friendly. The food was nothing short of amazing. We had the fried...More

Thank Jmekins08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great! Service was great! For appetizers we got the fried clams and fried shrimp. My friend loved both, although the shrimp was a bit fishy for my taste. We both ordered the steamed lobster and do not regret it! It was perfectly cooked...More

Thank K F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the Clam Chowder which was so very delicious. It was so New England...it is something I miss from living up in New England (live in FL now) so it was a taste of home for me. We also had the white clam pizza...More

1  Thank Jo M
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2017|
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Response from Georgefinz | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are a very short walk, 200 yards away, we are situated right on Pickering Wharf, overlooking the Harbor. Enjoy your visit to Salem. George Carey
Laura M
12 September 2016|
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Response from Diodoro C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I did not see anything indicating in the menu that they have a gluten free section. Even though shellfish and other types of food do not contain gluten by nature I would not trust that you can safely eat them as they may... More
11 July 2016|
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Response from Joe K | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response I just now got the alert. We do accept reservations. You can reserve through our website or Yelps reservations site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5141
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-741-0555
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Waterfront Casual Dining, Full service Restaurant & Oyster Bar. Featuring Outside Dining, Water Views, Outside Bar, Fresh Seafood & Grilled items.
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