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Sea Witch Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
(978) 535-6057
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Solo dinner

I stop in at the Sea Witch 3 or 4 times a year for a fried seafood fix when in the area. And the fresh cut and battered onion rings are to die for!! This is a local family owned/run place that just changed hands to another family member. And maybe that's why I had a strange thing happen after... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
MPB222
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Hockessin, Delaware
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Hockessin, Delaware
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I stop in at the Sea Witch 3 or 4 times a year for a fried seafood fix when in the area. And the fresh cut and battered onion rings are to die for!! This is a local family owned/run place that just changed hands to another family member. And maybe that's why I had a strange thing happen after... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Have eaten here for many many years on my trips to the Boston area and have hosted may clients in this really great restaurant. Seafood is always fresh and the beer cold! A must try for seafood in the Boston area.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

On prior occasions I did have a decent meal, namely fresh oil taste but not consistent at all. Scallops my fav. are frozen.Yuk! New clam strips are tasteless totally, Haddock is tiny pieces that appear to be some kind of fish ends. The dinner rolls hard not fresh. Onion rings this time were good but the oil is unpredictable. I... More 

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Miami, FL
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This has generally been a solid seafood place, nothing fancy but at least the seafood part was done right even if the sides were mediocre. Recently got a lobster roll that was mostly mayonnaise and lettuce. Really what you would expect from a fast food joint that just happened to have a lobster roll on the menu. Does have a... More 

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Stoneham, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

As written by another reviewer, it is not a fancy place, but the seafood is great. We ordered take out, and I recommend calling in your order if you go this route.

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Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

The servers and cooks we spoke with when ordering were helpful and ready to help with any questions and suggestions. The servers had smiles and great senses of humour they were great to chat with and definitely helped make this no frills seafood shop worth the drop in. Prices were reasonable too!

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My husband and I enjoy coming to the Seawitch for a casual lunch or dinner. The seafood is fresh and always delicious. You place your order and pay for your meal at the register in front, seat yourself, and the waitstaff brings you your meal. Very nice people on staff and the service is quick. Good family place.

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Informal local place close to area hotels, small but comfortable. The décor was the usual nautical motif you'd expect from a casual no-frills restaurant. Booths and tables were available, but as usual for casual dining alone, I dined at the bar. The waitress seemed a little over-taxed but I was in no hurry. No complaints about the service. I was... More 

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Stratham, New Hampshire
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Food very good, reasonable prices. Seafood was well cooked and brought out hot. Sevice was friendly and reasonably fast.

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Boston
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I eat at the Sea Witch almost weekly. This is a small, family run restaurant that specializes in fresh seafood, fried, broiled, baked or raw shell fish. Lobster is a staple here served boiled, baked or in a lobster roll. The Sea Witch has a large take out clientele. At the restaurant you enter and place your order and pay.... More 

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Additional Information about Sea Witch Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Address: 203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
Phone Number: (978) 535-6057
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Peabody
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 203 Newbury St, Peabody, MA 01960-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Peabody
  • Phone Number: (978) 535-6057

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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