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.
Go Big this Mother’s Day with an exciting dining adventure at the Blue Marlin Grille! Take the Essex Coastal Scenic Byway (RT 133) and see spring on the North Shore in full bloom!
OPEN EARLY at 11am with a menu of Mother’s Day treats prepared by Chef Jay. Now booking parties of 7 or more. Call 978-768-7400 to make your reservation today.
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!
March Madness continues … Monday night at the Marlin … bring your friends & join us for dinner & drinks to watch the game at the bar – we look forward to seeing you there!
We will be preparing a delicious corned beef entrée and pouring Guinness, green beer, whiskies and Irish coffees in the bar in honor of the occasion. Come make an Irish toast with friends and family!
Blue Marlin Grille is OPEN! We’re here cooking up a storm of good food - come join us!
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!
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 boathousegrilleessex.com.
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!
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!
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!
This Sunday February 5th – Blue Marlin Grille will be CLOSING EARLY @4pm for a private evening party. We will be OPEN again regular hours on Monday, February 6th. Go Patriots!
We like to keep the summer fire & fun burning year round here at the Marlin. Come shake off winter with one of these beautiful prime cuts … seared to your liking, sizzling with flavor, hot off the grill!
Another Chef Leandro masterpiece ... with whipped cream please?
If you don’t have tickets to freeze it out in Foxboro … come see it here with us and, bring your friends! Big screens, a menu full of hot drinks, appetizers & entrees - perfect for the playoffs!
The countdown is here … and we will be celebrating at the Blue Marlin on New Year's Eve 12/31 and New Year's Day 1/1 during our regular hours. Come dine with us, make a toast with friends and order something extra special for dessert! Here’s to a Happy 2017!
As night falls earlier and earlier here in Essex during the winter months, we like to lighten things up, and have some fun!
Come to the Blue Marlin from 4-6pm and check out one of our “Early Bird Specials” from a menu of 13 meals under $13.00. It’s one of the most delicious deals on the North Shore! *Offer excludes holidays.
Treat someone you love to a gift certificate for a delicious meal out at the Marlin. Fits all sizes, quenches wide ranging thirsts, delights people who have everything (already) and puts a wrap on your shopping list early. Stop by or call the restaurant at 978.768.7400 and we will mail it out for you today!