The Market Restaurant
PHOTOGRAPH BY ELISE Sinagra
Intimate deck? Check. Peacefully drifting boats? Check. Glittering Annisquam River? Check. Tucked away in the idyllically pretty Gloucester enclave of Annisquam, The Market Restaurant might just deliver the perfect summer evening, complete with lovingly and imaginatively prepared hyperlocal fare.
33 River Rd., Gloucester, 978-282-0700, themarketrestaurant.com
Sea Level Oyster Bar
The tall ship Friendship and Salem Harbor stretch beyond the deck at Sea Level Oyster Bar, where the food and view rival each other for the top draw.
94 Wharf St., Salem, 978-741-0555, sealeveloysterbar.com