Blue Marlin Grille

Restaurant & Bar

Blue Marlin Grille Restaurant & Bar Lunch and Dinner Menus, News & Events. 

Graduation Season Is Here!

Make your plans easy and early with a private party booking at the Blue Marlin Grille - then sit back and enjoy your graduate’s big day! Our extensive menu features something for everyone in the group - fresh seafood, salads, soups, pasta, steaks, burgers, appetizers and delicious desserts!

Now booking parties of 7 or more. Call 978-768-7400 to make your reservation today. 

Blue Marlin Grille Essex MA Graduation Parties

Easter is coming soon …

Want to enjoy a delicious meal with your family and take a break from the cooking? Come to the Blue Marlin Grille! Chef Jay is preparing a delicious spread with roasted leg of lamb and baked ham dinner entrée specials and more! We will be open regular hours - call ahead for holiday reservations (978) 768-7400 or walk-ins welcome too. We look forward to seeing you there!  


Hello “Appy Hour”!

Did you know we offer half price appetizers weekdays at the Marlin from 3-5pm? It's a great time to relax with friends, taste Chef Jay’s Bacon & Pineapple Wrapped Shrimp with herb & chive aioli ... OR savor some of his Artichoke Heart App baked in wine & garlic, topped with mozzarella & served with fresh pita ... OR try one of many others on our appetizer menu! Offer excludes holidays and weekends. Come check it out!


Facebook friends, please pass the word ...

Our new sister restaurant Boat House Grille Essex is officially online! We invite you to check it out and enter your name in a raffle to win a $100 restaurant gift certificate!  Please > "like" the new Boat House Grille Essex Facebook page here and then > fill out your entry form here on the news page of the new website 

Drawing will be held when Boat House Grille Essex hits 1000 likes on Facebook!  Please pass the word and invite your friends to like the page & enter the raffle too!


Staying Local For February School Vacation Week?

Find some family fun right here on the North Shore with a trip to the Blue Marlin! Chicken Finger Parm, Baked Haddock & Steak Tip Skewers are just a few favorites from our list of 12 meals for Kids under 12 - all priced to please! Click here to view our menu – and plan to come early – we look forward to seeing you soon! 

Celebrate Valentine's Day With Us!

Kick off your Valentine’s Day celebration this weekend at the Marlin and let us sweep you off your feet with a menu full of delicious choices! Mischievous martinis, beloved beers-on-tap, alluring appetizers & heart-warming house specials like “fresh steamed lobsters for two” await you here. Be sure to save room for Chef Leandro’s chocolate cake, a Blue Marlin Valentine’s Day tradition that will not disappoint! 


Blue Marlin Grille   65 Eastern Avenue, Essex, MA 01929   978.768.7400   Copyright © 2017