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Victoria Station & Vic's Boathouse

86 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5119
+1 978-745-3400
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef ribs” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5119
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We always have to stop here when visiting Salem! It has great views, esp when sitting outside, it also has good food & drinks! Staff is always super friendly also!

Thank SecretCritic71
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the stuffed halibut and my daughter had the lobster roll. I felt both meals were large enough for two. Delicious! We each had a signature cocktail and were very pleasantly surprised. Not a bargain price and not overly expensive, I'd say average for...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The outside deck and view on this perfect Fall day, coupled with delish food and drink is just what we needed after a lot of walking. The lobster quesadilla was perfect for lunch and so yummy with a glass of Malbec. My husband had the...More

Thank MJC859
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Salem was rammed with people and really difficult to find somewhere to eat . Found this place down by jetty out of main streets of the town and managed to get table for 4 . Staff friendly and attentive food came quickly and to a...More

Thank CJL57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upon entering we found the hostess entertaining a gaggle of patio staff (presumably) rained out of their section. After a moment the hostess greeted us with a, "Yeah?" Once seated,however, our waitress turned out be quite friendly and enjoyable. My wife had the nachos, which...More

Thank JJ S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends go to Salem every year and they always go here. Next year I will try to dissuade them from that tradition. The food was a real disappointment. I got the special, assuming it would be a good choice -- and on the water's...More

Thank KALopinion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was wonderful, maybe a touch overpriced. Ordered 2 drinks with our lunch and they were very strong. Sit outside if you can, if not the inside is eclectic and seemed fun as well. I had the blue crab salad sandwich

Thank mmcanter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a great local restaurant along the wharf. The view is spectacular & if you’re fortunate enough with the weather you can enjoy eating outside. The is a large facility with plenty of seating. There is a large selection of food items to...More

Thank hjbjd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was good and I thought the food was great a little pricy but what isn't these days. It hit the spot for us and the staff was great and promptly took care of us. Worth going I would recommend

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were disappointed with the service. We had to get our own silverware, I had to ask where the salad bar was (the server didn't tell us) and then we had to flag get down the server to get our bill. We had the haddock...More

Thank LPLoveToTravel
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Nearby Attractions
Pickering Wharf
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.04 km away
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.14 km away
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.26 km away
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6 August 2017|
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Response from bubbia1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes But not best for children unless with a large group
6 August 2017|
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Response from dick h | Reviewed this property |
yes, and it's great
30 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Wharf St, Pickering Wharf, Salem, MA 01970-5119
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-745-3400
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