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Captain Marden's Seafoods

279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
+1 781-235-3737
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“cornbread” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (72 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
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Reviewed yesterday

Very basic seafood fare in a setting with absolutely no vibe. The pricing is fair and the food is basic and decent.

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for fresh seafood and aren’t fussed by a simple setting, this is a good place to go. They start you off with cornbread - always a good thing - and the menu is enticing. I happen to be a fried clam...More

Thank robertwD7057IG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a terrific lobster roll at Captain Mardens last week. The lobster was incredibly fresh and delicious.Real lobster pieces. For $17.95 in upscale Wellesley --- you can't beat it. The onions rings were excellent as well - freshly made, not the frozen kind you normally...More

Thank dave809
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well cooked seafood at reasonable prices. Fresh seafood direct from the market next door. Lobster, clams, oysters. This is a byob restaurant. Consistent good food with generous portions. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Thank Mort77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you pull up, ur not impressed. When you go in, ur even more leary. It’s kinda run down and the decor is old. But..... We had four lobsters and they were cooked perfectly. Very tender and the stuffed ones were perfect as well. Only...More

Thank Tracey A
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Top shelf place in Wellesley. Come for lunch and stay for the seafood shop directly attached. Some of the best in the area- one of my favorites

Thank danfl1972
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Not fancy, but tasty for the price! Quite New England also! It was a bit busy tonight, so service was a little slow, but they were trying! Would’ve liked a drink refill, but man was it cheap for three adults and a toddler! The clam...More

Thank SGcvn69
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Overrated. Clam chowder the saltiest I've ever tasted. Salmon Benedict was very skimpy in terms of the salmon. This war a no return, no recommend place.

Thank Howard D
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We lived in town for 27 years and have been going to Captain Marden's for as long. The seafood is fresh and the restaurant is very good. But we noticed over the past 4 years or so years that the Take-out has slipped in quality...More

Thank lfc8568
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We order the Fish & Chips to go. You can get it either fried or broiled. We got two orders broiled with fries and coleslaw. They also give you cornbread with your order. Price is quite reasonable considering the size of the portions which are...More

Thank Jim Boston M
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3 November 2017|
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Response from rockwood13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, a takeout menu that I have lists the hours as follows: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday 12 noon - 9:00 pm Sunday Brunch 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Linden St, Wellesley, MA 02482-5910
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: +1 781-235-3737
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