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The Port Hunter

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55 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8233
+1 508-627-7747
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish tacos” (27 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (12 reviews)
“hanger steak” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8233
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

We had dinner at the Port Hunter this weekend. The food was just okay but the Oysters were EXCELLENT. They were fresh and they were very tasty with the condiments they provided. The one I liked the best was the garlic oil one. There was...More

Thank alliebish
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Had a great experience at the Port Hunter. Really enjoyed sitting outside and watching all the people go by. The drinks were good and the food great!

Thank awfaulkner
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

I went to this restaurant based on a Steve Raichlen review of a mussel dish... had it and it was good... not great but solid. A little heavy on the curry for my taste. I also had the duck wings which I have never seen...More

Reviewed August 26, 2017

I have been fortunate to eat here twice. Both times I had to wait a long time for a table. I was pleased with the food. On my most recent visit I had shrimp lettuce wraps and curry steamed mussels. Both were excellent. My whole...More

Thank 5Wanderers
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Tuna tartar & local oysters as appetizers followed by a tuna steak and vegetarian bowl for dinner. Fun, energetic and delicious! We will be back.

Thank SDG67
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Spent a week on the Vineyard and had all of the lobster rolls and seafood one could handle for lunches, but we enjoyed the Port Hunter as our favorite dining experience for the week. Also brought some teen children there and they loved it as...More

Thank JSuth2000
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

I have been to the port hunter on three separate visits to the island. I can honestly say I have enjoyed the food each time. That being said, there is no way I can see myself going back. They need to decide if they want...More

Thank DRTQ
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We went to Port Hunter twice during pur stay in Martha's. The food is pure American and the service is very friendly and accommodating even during the busiest days.

Thank laviGri
Reviewed August 6, 2017

This restaurant was recommended by our JAWS tour guide. He is a native and knows all the hot spots as well as the management. The location, food, and drinks at this place were awesome. The décor was excellent. The place is very busy as word...More

Thank candlowe
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Port Hunter has clearly become part of our vacation tradition. Great atmosphere, great food great vibe. Try the fish tacos, the margaritas and the raw bar but dont miss the mussels. My only other comment is the front of house seemed confused and unresponsive on...More

Thank Tod V
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Gege R
May 27, 2016|
Response from EclecticDJ | Reviewed this property |
Worth talking to them. It's one big, open room with a bar on one side and the kitchen in the back. Seems like it could easily be configured for that. The food was exceptional. All exposed brick. Nice atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8233
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Edgartown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-627-7747
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