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My Place by the Sea


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

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New England Clam Chowder
Daily Soup Prepared with the Season's Best
Bowl of Vegetarian Chili
With melted monterey jack cheese
Freshly Shucked Lobster Salad
On French baguette
Pan Crisped Local Fish Sandwich
With spicy tomato ketchup
Chili $+4.00
Grilled Burger
With aged cheddar, lettuce, tomato 6' onio
Slow Roasted Chicken and Tapenade on Artisan Bread
With extra virgin olive oil, sea salt, roasted red pepper, shaved asagio
Small Sandwich of the Day with Cup of Soup
Sliced Chicken on Baguette with Warmed Brie
Roasted Red Pepper, Grilled Portabello and Artichoke
With olive pesto and feta on country bread
Simple Garden Salad
Raspberry Chicken Salad
With mandarin orange and spiced pecans
Warm Salad of Zucchini, Summer Squash, Tomato, French Olive, Feta and Basil
With grilled spicy shrimp
Chef's Tasting of Assorted Crostini
With butterleaf lettuce
Our Fresh Baked Herb Bread
Chicken $+2.50
Shrimp $+3.50
Penne Pasta
With imported sweet Italian plum tomato, basil, garlic, mushroom and asiago cheese
Grilled Mini Gourmet Pizza
Steamed Lobster
Fish of the Day
Poached Mussels Simmered in White Wine
Baked Scallop and Artichoke
With mustard crumb
Grilled Lobster Taco
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Seafood
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the Angus burger, which was cooked through. Normally I douse burgers with mayonaise but this one was so good I didn't have to. The sides of greens and freshly fried potatoes were fresh and excellent.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son was visiting from Tucson. What better place to experience the North Shore and Cape Ann than Rockport. We chose My Place based on my brother-in-law's recommendation and were not disappointed. We were introduced to the owner/chef who described her specials. Decisions decisions... My...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Norman S
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

We love this restaurant, have never had a disappointing meal. It is small but when weather permits there is outdoor seating. One of our favorites!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lynneo597
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Excellent food; great location at the end of Bearskin Neck in Rockport. It was the perfect place to catch up with an old friend on a summer day with a glass of wine and excellent food. Great service, beautiful ocean views! It couldn't have been...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TheMysticTraveler
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

I love the food, but the treat is just outstanding! Whenever I have the chance to visit Rockport My Place By the Sea is a must.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank michellearroyo
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy having dinner at My Place by the Sea. They are open for lunch as well. During the summer, it’s quite popular. Off-season, we enjoyed their well-priced prix fixe menu, which provided many choices, last night. We were both quite happy with our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lanago2
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Personalized service with fresh homemade food. Delicious and a real treat. Upstairs dining room is cozy and lovely.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Cindy S
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Great location, great views, attentive service, and exceptional food choices made for a perfect,romantic dining experience

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank brianbollwage
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We kept being told to go to this place but reviews online weren't that great. It was SO GOOD! We had Fish Chowder and Mussels. Both were absolutely stunning. The mussels were especially fantastic. I would love to go again. We got in for lunch,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed October 12, 2018

The dining room overlooks the water, the waiter was attentive and helpful, and the food was delicious. I inadvertently overtipped and the manager immediately contacted me by phone to confirm. When I came back she was very relieved. My thought is that, if you can...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ARH06032
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January 17, 2019|
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Response from HughNL | Reviewed this property |
Huh? I vacationed in Rockport; I don't live there, so I don't know. Heard of Google?
January 17, 2019|
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Response from BTK1127 | Reviewed this property |
Please call them directly as schedule changes.
April 5, 2017|
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Response from JuneOfBoston | Reviewed this property |
Certainly vegetarian options abound on menu, with locally-sourced vegetables, fruits, homemade breads, & so much more. Just go! You'll be glad.
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