About Us

Welcome to Carlson's Landing, a culinary experience overlooking the Connecticut River at the historic Essex Boat Works. Offering an elevated yacht club experience to the dining public, this spectacular new restaurant boasts dazzling interiors by Lawrence Hamre Designs, original undersea artwork by renowned local artist Melissa Barbieri and custom furniture by cabinetmaker Bruce Therrott.

Enjoy pristine seafood, classic American fare, and craft cocktails seated at our mahogany bar, in our intimate dining room, or on the wrap-around deck with custom stainless rigging in season. Sample our exceptional land and sea menu in a quintessential New England setting at the foot of Main Street in picturesque Essex, Connecticut.