Editors’ Choice 

Mad Martha’s Island Café, Plum Island

Standout qualities: Local ingredients whenever possible pack the delectable dishes, from Portuguese French Toast made with authentic bread from Fall River to satisfy carbs cravings to house-made corned beef hash for the carnivores.

Insider Tip: Bring your own vodka or sparkling wine; staff has everything else to mix up tasty mimosas or killer Bloody Marys.

Fun Fact: Owners Kendall Bowie and Kyree Gerson met on Newburyport’s State Street while managing restaurants a few doors apart from each other.

51 Northern Blvd., Plum Island, 978-462-7707,


Readers’ Choice 

Mad Martha’s Island Café, Plum Island 

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