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Mar 4, 2013 12:59 PM

Looking for a good restaurant in Salem, Mass.

I am looking for a good restaurant in Salem, Mass. I would prefer New American cuisine (fresh local veggies, local meats and shellfish, etc.), shellfish, or cheeses.

Thanks in advance.

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  1. The Blue Ox in Lynn (one town over) is exactly what you are looking for. It is outstanding.

    Also Five Corners Kitchen in Marblehead (also one town over) is excellent.

    I can't think of any place in Salem itself that is on par with these two.

    1. I'd put 62 in between 5 Corners and Blue Ox. The cauliflower app is awesome.

      1. I have become a big fan of Brodies Seaport Cafe in the Pickering Wharf area of Salem. The steak tips, turkey tips, and the nightly seafood specials are fantastic. A fine addition to the Salem restaurant scene. Not quite as swanky as the other recs but worth a try.