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APPETIZERS
Clam Chowder
Lobster Bisque
Crab Cake
Stuffed Clams
with scallops, bacon, lobster cream
Calamari
fried or cherry pepper
Scallops
fried, baked, or wrapped in bacon
Shrimp #1
Cocktail, fried, or buffalo
Shrimp #2
fried or buffalo
Oysters Rock
Mac N' Cheese
SALADS
add chicken, shrimp, scallops or salmon
Crunch Salad
Caesar Salad
no anchovies
Garden Salad
SANDWICHES
Salmon Burger
lettuce, tomato, remoulade
Fish Sandwich
fried or baked
Lobster Roll
cold or hot (limited item)
Chicken Sandwich
with cheese and bacon
Hamburger
Crab Cake Sandwich
ENTREES
Tuna Chili with Cornbread
bowl only
Haddock Marsala
Wild mushrooms, prosciutto, homemade Marsala cream sauce over linguine
Grilled Salmon
with honey mustard glaze
Tenderloin
5 oz or twin
Baked Stuffed Shrimp
Lobster Pie
Crab Cake Dinner
Fish Cakes
(one or two) with baked beans
Fish N' Chips
Haddock or Chicken Picatta
SIDES
French Fries
Potato (Mashed or Baked)
Daily Vegetable Medley
Brussel Sprouts with Bacon
limited item
Broccoli
Spinach
Asparagus
Cauliflower Mash
KIDS MENU
Chicken Fingers
Linguine
with butter or marinara
Mac N' Cheese
DESSERTS
Key Lime Pie
BEVERAGES
must be 21 years or older
Oyster Bay, Sauvignon Blanc
Alexander Valley, Merlot
Prosecco Split
14 Hands, Cabernet Sauvignon
Blue Moon, Belgian White (Bottle)
Stella Artois (Bottle)
IBC Root Beer (Bottle)
MARKET ITEMS
Open at noon
Haddock
Salmon
Scallops
Shrimp Cocktail
Stuffed Clams
with scallops, bacon, lobster cream
Scallops Wrapped in Bacon
Fish Cakes
Crab Cakes
Salmon Spread
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed February 14, 2020 via mobile

This was #1 place to eat! 🤣! I’m no foodie or critic! I do kee it real and I was not impressed at all esp for the prices! Loved the mussels! Perfect! Lobster bisque amazing! Baked stuffed lobster tail with filet special! Blah! Over cooked,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 20, 2020 via mobile

This was a nice historic atmospheric restaurant. We were served super fast which didn’t really allow us to enjoy each step. The wine prices are listed but the beer prices are only given a range of prices. That’s a little odd. So you need to...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 6, 2020

My wife and I decided to try this place while we were in Melrose on recommendation of the people in the hotel. It was wonderful! We both had stuffed shrimp. The shrimp was cooked exactly right and was very wonderful. The stuffing was excellent with...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

Wonderful dinner with family. Restaurant was packed on a Thursday night but were seated immediately as we had made reservation. Service was exceptional as was quality of food from the amazing rolls to the seafood, pasta, and sandwich entrees. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 24, 2019 via mobile

We seem to go to Turners when we haven’t planned the occasion and always wonder why we don’t go more often. A group of 4 went for a late lunch and had the lobster roll. It is always terrific. I do prefer lunch or a...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed October 30, 2019

We were tired of fighting the traffic to drive south from Saugus to downtown Boston for dinner each night of our stay, so we opted to go to Melrose instead. Turner's was one of the most recommended restaurants in Melrose on TripAdvisor, and now we...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 29, 2019

We had heard about the raving reviews of the food/atmosphere but we were still blown away by our time spent here. We ordered the new england clam chowder and the lobster bisque which were both delicious. I have not had a clam chowder that i...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 20, 2019

This popular local favorite serves excellent food. By owning their own fish company in Gloucester, they have the ability to purchase top quality sea food for them to serve in Melrose and Salem. They have a market, raw bar and restaurant in both locations. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019 via mobile

Needed a night out and chose Turner’s (great choice) It was what we needed the place was alive it was like an orchestra everyone and everything were moving in sync Now the service and food Service was top shelf every employee was smiling and there...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

Food was delicious (lobster casserole, pasta with lobster, haddock with panko crust) and service (Keeri(sp?)) was great. The place was packed but we got seated right on time and served quickly. It was a great intro to New England seafood! Wish we could eat every...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Response from 2goldensmom111 | Reviewed this property |
Good morning- I would call Turner's and order the gift card. They appear to be very customer service oriented and I'm sure they would help you. I just looked at their site and it appears you can order gift cards on line... More
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