The Chase House
A Century Of Waterside Dining
Appetizers


Cup Of Clam Chowder......................................................................... $2.25

A classic New England Favorite. A creamy broth of fresh clams, potato, and spices.

Bowl of Clam Chowder ........................................................................ $3.95

Cup Of Seafood Chowder .................................................................... $3.50
The chowder of chowders. Fresh white fish, scallops, shrimp, and no potatoes.

Bowl of Seafood Chowder..................................................................... $4.95


Cup of Today's Soup ............................................................................ $1.95
Made in our kitchen daily. Ask your server for today's selection

Bowl of Today's Soup ........................................................................... $2.95

Oysters on the Half Shell (6) ................................................................ $5.95
Freshly shucker and served with cocktail sauce.

Cherrystone Clams (6) .......................................................................... $4.95
Served on the half shell with cocktail sauce.

Baked Stuffed Quahogs (4) ................................................................... $5.95
Large New England hard shell clams mixed with seasoned bread crumbs and baked until golden brown.

Steamed Clams (Steamers) ......................................................... Priced Daily
Soft shelled clams sauteed in clam broth and served with drawn butter.

Chilled Shrimp Cocktail ....................................................................... $6.95
Jumbo Gulf Shrimp steamed, chilled, and served over shredded lettuce with spicy cocktail sauce.

Traditional Fried Calamari ................................................................... $5.95
New England has some of the best squid waters in the world. This mild and firm seafood is excellent fried and served with our home made style Marinara sauce.

Italian Fried Calamari .......................................................................... $5.95
Fried and dusted with a sun-dried tomato glaze. Excellent!

Nachos .................................................................................................. $4.50
A large portion of crisp tortilla chips covered with salsa, olives, and sour cream. Great for sharing with the entire table.

Fried Clam Appetizer ........................................................................... $7.95
Fried native soft shelled clams served with tarter sauce.

Potato Skins ......................................................................................... $3.95
Baked with cheddar cheese and bacon bits.

Boneless Buffalo Wings ...................................................................... $4.95
No bones at all! Tender sliced chicken breast spiced and served with celery and blue cheese dressing.

Today's Appetizer Platter ......................................................... Priced Daily
Today's sampling of appetite builders. Created to be shared among friends.

Salads and Side Dishes

Freshly Tossed Caesar Salad ................................................................ $4.50
Fresh cut romaine lettuce tossed in our Caesar dressing.

Fresh Garden Salad ............................................................................... $2.95


Four Seasons Salad for Two .................................................................. $8.50
Hearts of iceberg, hearts of palm, artichoke hearts, cherry tomatoes, avocado, and seeded cucumbers.

Vegetable of the Day ............................................................................. $2.25



The Chase House carefully inspects their seafood for quality, freshness, flavor and texture. Our steaks are hand cut from USDA Choice beef, and we select only farm fresh fruit and vegetables. It takes the best to prepare the best. Enjoy!



The Chase House
Chase's Classics

Chase's Classics, Chase House Surf & Turf Combinations, and baked or Broiled Seafood selections are served with your choice of two of the following accompaniments; oven roasted vegetable of the day, garden salad, rice pilaf, lightly seasoned french fries, or potato of the day.

Chase House Style Full Chicken Breast .............................................. $10.95
A fresh Purdue boneless breast baked in our special lemon and spiced flour preparation. Absolutely the best!

Honey Ginger Chicken Breast .............................................................. $10.95
Broiled in our own light Asian marinade. Try with Vouvray

Twin Steak Kabobs ............................................................................... $13.95
Seasoned and tenderized with our own marinade of fresh juices and olive oil. A generous portion that is both tender and delicious. Best with Sam Adams!

Petite Filet Mignon ............................................................................... $11.95
Our 6oz hand cut tenderloin for the petite appetite.

Chase's Filet ......................................................................................... $17.95
Ten ounces of center cut beef tenderloin. Try with McGuinn Black Shiraz or Iron Hoarse merlot.

The Loaded Half Pounder ..................................................................... $9.95
Hand cut 8 oz strip steak covered with sweetened onions and mushroom gravy.

The Pounder ........................................................................................ $17.95
Who said you can't get a great steak in a seafood restaurant? Our fresh well trimmed 16oz New York Strip Steak stacks up to any steak you will find. Our strip steak deserves to be accompanied by a rich Cabernet or Merlot.


Chase House Surf & Turf Combination -- & 17.95
Fried Clams and Filet
Baked Scallops and Filet
Fried Scallops and Strip Steak
Baked Stuffed Shrimp and Filet
Swordfish and Strip Steak


Baked, Broiled, Or Fried Seafood

The following seafood selections are available baked with our own seasoned cracker crumbs, broiled in our low calorie lemon & olive oil marinade or fried in 100% vegetable oil. Fried seafood is served with creamy cole slaw, lightly seasoned french fries and tarter sauce. We suggest a light style Sauvignon Blanc, such as Geyser Peak, with baked or broiled seafood.

Fresh Native Flounder ........................................................................ $11.50
This wonderful fish is delicate in both flavor and texture. Excellent with a light chardonny or sauvignon blanc.

New England Sea Scallops ................................................................. $12.95
Try our freshly shucked scallops baked with crumbs. Great with Geyser Peak Sauvignon Blanc.

New England Schrod .......................................................................... $11.50
Schrod is the catch of the day, generally a baby cod or haddock.

Gulf Shrimp ........................................................................................ $12.95
Large premium shrimp from the Gulf of Mexico.

The light Side -- (Light Fare)
The Light Side menu items are served with lightly seasoned french fries.

Chase House Chicken Club Sandwich ............................................... $5.50

Boneless breast of chicken sandwich accompanied by bacon, lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise.

Fried Clam Roll ................................................................................... $8.50

A new England Classic. Select fryer clams in a roll with lettuce and traditional tartar sauce.

Lobster Roll ............................................................................... Priced Daily

Sweet New England lobster meat dressed with a small amount of celery, mayonnaise and lettuce.

Outrageous Onion Jam Burger ......................................................... $5.95

A great combination of barbecue sauce, slow simmered sweet onion jam, and your choice of cheese. A must try!

Chase's Seafood Specialties

All specials are served with your choice of two of the following items; rice pilaf, potato of the day, french fries, roasted vegetable salad, or garden salad.

Chase House Style Swordfish Steak .....................................................$16.95
Absolutely the best swordfish anywhere. Lightly floured and baked with lemon, subtle spices and pure live oil. Try this with a full boiled chardonnay or Canyon Road Merlot.

Twin Grilled Shrimp and Swordfish Kabobs ........................................$13.50
Served over rice pilaf with a spicy Thai peanut sauce. A wonderful compliment to our Barton & Guestier Vouvray.

Chase House Baked Stuffed Shrimp .....................................................$14.95
Jumbo shrimp baked stuffed with scallops, tender shrimp, seasoned cracked crumbs. We suggest Estancia Chardonnay or Louis Jadot Macon Blanc..

North Atlantic Lobsters


Boiled Lobster ............................................................................ Priced Daily
We believe chardonnay to be the perfect lobster wine.

Baked Stuffed Lobster ................................................................Priced Daily
Stuffed with our own seasoned cracker crumbs.

Lobster Baked Stuffed with Lobster ..........................................Priced Daily
Pound and a quarter lobster stuffed with a combination of sweet lobster meat and seasoned cracker crumbs.

Pasta Perfect
All pasta dishes are served with a small garden salad.

Lasagna Primavera ................................................................................$8.95
Thick ribbon noodle pasta stuffed with fresh garlic, garden vegetables and a low calorie cheese filling. Baked until golden brown and topped with marinara sauce.

Shrimp Scampi over Linguini ...............................................................$14.95
Large shrimp sauteed in olive oil, fresh garlic, and butter. Served over thin ribbon pasta. Great with our Pinot Grigio

Poor Man's Seafood Fra Diavolo..........................................................$12.95
Fresh Sea scallops and large shrimp sauteed in a traditional Italian red sauce that heats up your mouth and is excellent with Canyon Road Merlot.

Rich Man's Seafood Fra Diavolo for Two .................................. Priced Daily

A huge portion of penne pasta topped with a whole lobster, clams, scallops, and shrimp. Served for two but we challenge you to eat it for one. Try with Chianti Classico or Pinot Noir.

Seafood Topped Lasagna .................................................................... $13.95
Vegetable lasagna topped with scampi style seafood.

New England Fried Seafood
The Chase House fries it's seafood in 100% vegetable oil to ensure a crispier breading with lower cholesterol. All fried seafood dishes are served with creamy cole slaw, lightly seasoned french fries, and tartar sauce.

Fried Clam Dinner ............................................................................. $13.95
Essex river style soft shell clams. Whole sweet clams with bellies in corn flour and deep fried until golden.

Fried Calamari Dinner ......................................................................... $9.95
Tender squid deep fried until golden brown.

#1 Olde Fashioned Seafood Platter ...................................................$14.95
(Scallops, clams, shrimp, fish, & onion rings)

#2 Chase's Olde Fashioned Seafood Platter .....................................$16.95
(Scallops, clams, shrimp, fish, onion rings, and lobster)

Fried Lobster Dinner ............................................................... Priced Daily
A tradition that began at the original Chase House at Salem Willows. Still one of our more popular items.


Salem is one of the oldest ports of call in the United States. These shores were the entrance for exotic goods, food, and drink for Colonial America. salem still retains not only historical museums but also a needed dining and gathering place for travelers to hang their hats. The Chase House opens its' doors everyday so you may relax, discuss the politics of the day, dine, and refresh your spirit as many great men and women have done since The Golden Age of Salem. ENJOY!


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