Let us grill a nice fresh piece of FISH for YOU!
Blue Marlin Grille Essex will be CLOSED Thursday 11/22.
Come see us Friday 11/23 we’ll be OPEN during regular business hours!
Planning a special event over the holidays? Blue Marlin Grille is a great place to host your party for family, friends, community or work events. Our Chefs are proud to offer a menu full of delicious choices carefully prepared to please everyone at the table!
For booking & additional information call Will at 978.768.7400.
Cooler temperatures, shorter days & blazing colors across Essex … ALL signs that point to delicious meals & deals on the EARLY BIRD SPECIALS MENU at Blue Marlin Grille! Come early Monday - Thursday & enjoy a fabulous selection of entrees for $14.99 in the restaurant from 4:00-6:00pm. *Some Exclusions Apply - call ahead for availability & prices. We look forward to seeing you!
Baseball & Burgers … Come CHEER with US!
We’ll be serving lots of delicious appetizers, drinks & dinners at the bar – come watch with us tonight!
Come try this year-round-salad fan favorite & add a little heat with some buffalo chicken on top!
Come to the Marlin and savor some of our warm-weather favorites … cocktails & appetizers at the bar, baseball on the big screen & one of Chef Jay’s spectacular fried seafood plates - loaded with fried Essex clams, haddock & shrimp. Perfect for sharing!
In honor of our 20th Anniversary we are raffling restaurant gift certificates ALL SUMMER & taking a poll to find out ...
“What’s your favorite Blue Marlin dish?”
20 Lucky Winners - $50 Blue Marlin Grille Gift Certificates!
- Drawing 2 winners a week - from 6/29 to 8/31/18
- Limit 1 Entry per person
- Winners will be notified by email & posted on our facebook page & website (see list below) each week.
SO Many Choices … Will it be the legendary Seafood Cameron Alex OR one of Chef Jay’s Daily Specials? Chicken Saltimbocca, Portuguese Bouillabaisse, Dijon Encrusted Salmon, Surf & Turf, Home-made Meatballs, Marinated Steak Tips OR a piece of Chef Leandro’s Big Fat Chocolate Cake?
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS!
9.3.18 - Lynn from Ipswich, MA & Laurel from Gloucester, MA FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: “Seafood Anything” & “Best Fried Clams on the North Shore!”
8.27.18 - Charlene from Stoneham, MA & Rico from Medford, MA FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: "Artichoke Hearts Appetizer & Shrimp Scampi Dinner" & "Chicken Marsala"
8.20.18 – Donna from Gloucester, MA & Tony from Byfield, MA - FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: "Dijon Encrusted Salmon” & “Seafood Cameron Alex"
8.13.18 – Dianne from Rockport, MA & Ann Marie from Essex, MA - FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: "Pot Pie” “Steak Tips & Chicken Parm"
8.06.18 - Deborah from Danvers, MA & Bruce from Magnolia, MA - FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: "Portuguese Bouillabaisse" & "Lobster Roll"
7.30.18 - Craig from Peabody, MA & Rachel from Beverly, MA - FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: "Spicy Shrimp Appetizer & Blackened Swordfish Dinner" & "Baked Scallops"
7.23.18 - Matt from Beverly, MA & Laurie from Middleton, MA FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: Cajun Sesame Tuna (featured on Daily Specials Menu) & Seafood Platter
7.16.18 - Susan from Gloucester, MA & Bonnie Southport, NC FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: Native Fried Clams & Clam Roll
7.9.18 - Dave from Stoneham, MA & Denise from Gloucester, MA FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: Baked Stuffed Haddock & Foggy Bottom Chicken
7.2.18 - Lucia from Gloucester, MA & Rhonda from Ipswich, MA FAVORITE BLUE MARLIN DISHES: Steak Tips & Grilled Combo
Come cool off today with a Watermelon Salad at the Marlin! A sensational summer mix of fresh crisp greens, watermelon, Marcona almonds, smoked blue cheese dressed with vinaigrette of lemon, whole grain mustard & local honey - delicious & SO refreshing!
Meet the fabulous Tomahawk - on the Daily Specials Menu at the Marlin tonight! A choice bone-in rib eye seasoned with salt & pepper & cooked to your liking. Served with loaded baked potato and cream of spinach. A perfect size to share! Available Kona style too … while supplies last!
20 Years of Fresh Seafood, Family, Friends & Fun in Essex, MA since 1998! We are kicking this anniversary year off with a big shout out of THANKS to all of our valued patrons, team members, summer visitors, vendor partners, family & friends.
We appreciate your support & look forward to a great year ahead!
We’ll be featuring delicious steaks, prime rib & baby back ribs in honor of the occasion! Hope to see you there!
It’s time-honored tradition to open the Lobster Specials Menu & kick off summer at the Marlin! Our lobster is always freshly shucked & made to your order - steamed, baked & stuffed, in a pie, clam bake or on a roll - come try!
It's time to kick off summer at the Marlin!
Did you know … the Blue Marlin makes your favorite meals & carry out trays to go?
Leave the cooking to us & enjoy yourself at the party too! Our menu is full of great summertime flavors - chowders, lobster rolls, salads, steak tips, sandwiches, desserts & more. Check out lunch and dinner menus online, and call with your order today - 978-768-7400.
We love a backyard bash!
We’re booking now for all kinds of fun spring & summer events -
birthdays, graduation parties, office outings & family celebrations.
Let our Chefs help you create a fabulous menu for your special day!
Call 978-768-7400 for information & make your reservations today.
Brush off the snow and pull up a chair to this Blue Marlin perennial favorite … prime cut & grilled to perfection!
Have you tried the “Create-Your-Own” option for LUNCH at the Marlin?
Each plate is a masterpiece in the making! Begin with a dish of penne pasta tossed with house made cheese sauce, baked in Blue Marlin crumbs – and you choose the rest! Shallots, tomatoes, peas, broccoli, mushrooms, roasted red peppers, spinach, artichoke hearts; bacon, linguica, grilled or cajun chicken, tasso ham, andoullie sausage, buffalo chicken; shrimp, scallops or lobster meat – (when available) at market price.
Come check it out today!
Pack your family in the car & take a trip to the Marlin! Our Kids Menu features 12 meals for Kids Under 12 … with an all-star line up of favorites like fresh Baked Haddock, Mac & Cheese, Pizza & more! Check out our lunch and dinner menus online and be sure to come early – we look forward to seeing you soon!