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Mission On The Bay

141 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2555
+1 781-691-9277
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“baked haddock” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
141 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2555
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were driving through Swampscott and stopped by for dinner. It was the beautiful deck and the view that caught our attention. We sat on the rail and watched a summer storm roll over the city of Boston skyline. Beer was cold, food was excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch , Brunch, Dinner.... you can't find a nicer place to relax, look out onto the ocean and enjoy a good meal.

Thank alexandramnordin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mission On The Bay is a nice restaurant with a fun vibe. The food is very good, service is friendly, and the water views are quite nice. One tip: If the weather is good and you want dessert, go outside to the ice cream window...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at Mission On The Bay with friends while visiting Marblehead. We had several cocktails, a couple appetizers, and entrees. The baked haddock was delicious. I would get that dish again next time. The calamari was great too! Views were pretty. Nice place for...More

Thank TravelbugKD25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I live in Swampscott and we were looking for a place to have a nice lunch.. We have never been to Mission in the Bay before and decided to check in out... First of all the view is amazing!! It was a...More

1  Thank alise8973
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The restaurant is in a great location and the views are a must see. We stayed on the upper deck and had drinks but went downstairs for dinner. It was busy but a nice atmosphere, drinks were good and staff were friendly. I had the...More

Thank Jemma S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This was my first time at Mission on the Bay. I had passed it number of times on my way to work meetings. I had heard that it was lovely. I was bowled over by the terrific service from the weight staff. The food was...More

Thank Donna1653
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

The view from here is nice for Nahant and the Boston skyline. We had the fries clams from Essex and the local redfish blackened. They didn't quite get blackening, but we're a long way from Louisiana. All very fresh and tasty.

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Friends took us here for lunch and we were quite pleased. We all got the fried clams roll and no one was disappointed. Great view, plus great food and service. Loved the craft beer they had on tap.

Thank TravelSteve366
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We had reservations and was told we could decide where we wanted to have dinner - the main dining room or the top deck. So when we went upstairs to look at the top deck we decided to stay up there because of the atmosphere....More

Thank Truthfulviews
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Yes and most of the menu items can be made gluten free!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$36
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2555
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Swampscott
  • Phone Number: +1 781-691-9277
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Welcome to Mission on the Bay , a New England escape to fit your every mood and desire. Each floor of our eatery sets a different scene - each curated with you in mind. The Dining Room Whether you are dining at one of the chefs tables, or enjoying a cocktail at one of the (two!) bars, you'll be guaranteed a breathtaking view of the Boston skyline, and some real tasty food. The menu features classic New England fare with dishes influenced by classic Brazilian and Asian cuisine. Ocean Bar Whether it's date night, girls night out, or the end of a long work day, The Ocean Bar is an excuse to sit back, relax, and set your troubles aside. Sip craft cocktails, savor in the tastes of some New England. favorites and take in the sweeping views of the Boston skyline with the fresh salt air on your skin, as you watch the sunset. The Cove The Cove is a no-frills, takeout destination to settle your every 'beach food' craving (without the sandy feet!).
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