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The Landing

81 Front St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3201
+1 781-639-1266
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“clam chowder” (57 reviews)
“seafood” (40 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
81 Front St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3201
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

An iconic restaurant in Old Town located right on Marblehead Harbor. The food is consistently good from the lobster rolls to the salads and onion soup. If you want to get a true feel for a Marblehead establishment, this is a must visit.

Thank Craig621
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Friendly service, nice selection of pub food and plenty of beer choices in a friendly setting. Parking very limited.

Thank Guido R
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Neither the décor, the menu nor the food is anything above a seaside takeout shack, which I recommend you find if you're here in the summer.

Thank ambienceclub
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

This place has the best barman! The dark n stormies are a blast!!! Good seafood and burgers oysters and more! Loved it and will go back every time I go back to marblehead !!

Thank Fede C
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Where else to watch a snowsotrm over the harbor than The Landing? The chowder, rich and creamy, is exactly what is needed after walking through a snowstorm, add a cocktail to help fortify against frostbite on the trip home for the perfect weatherproofing. The pot...More

Thank Margie H
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The Landing is a favorite spot for tourists and locals alike. The pub is a good choice for a quick meal or drink with friends. The dining room is the better option for harbor-viewing or larger groups. Sunday Brunch is very popular. Nice variety of...More

Thank juju2016
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We stopped in for a late lunch on a beautiful sunny day in November. We were served by a most efficient and friendly server, Julie. We both had the OUTSTANDING Lobster Roll and washed it down with some wonderful California wine. We watched the boats...More

Thank joangosewisch
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Four stars for the service. Drinks were large and good, didn't try the food. Nice dive bar. If you are looking for a place with great service and great drinks...this is the place.

Thank Jo Ann B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Good location on the front, excellent service and liked the fried fish rolls which came with fries & salad. Recommend.

Thank DorkingRanger
Reviewed 30 October 2017

"Superlative" is the word to describe The Landing. Great views, decor, atmosphere, service, & above all tasty, generous, expertly prepared food. With their large windows, outside patio, marine- themed paintings, etc. they successfully bring the feel of the sea right into the dining room.... that...More

Thank Tony o
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Front St, Marblehead, MA 01945-3201
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marblehead
  • Phone Number: +1 781-639-1266
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