• Our fish is so fresh
    it blows its own horn!

  • Open your eyes and ears
    to a new dining experience.

  • We love to jam
    on Asian culinary themes.

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About us

We're passionate about ethnic flavors & jazz, and so we’ve branded our unique take on sushi & Asian specialties: Thelonious Monkfish. Nothing warms the palate like an explosion of flavor or the heart like a burst of the song! Chef Ginger loves to jam on Asian culinary themes! Her menu reflects both gustatory tradition and a sense of play and innovation.


Marco Pignataro Quartet

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

For those who can't make it to the Jazz Baroness Room, Thelonious Monkfish now streams live all of its performances on their Facebook page.

Marco Pignataro, tenor saxophone

Lefteris Kordis, piano

Jared Henderson, acoustic bass

Lee Fish, drums

Marco Pignataro is a multi-talented saxophone player, composer and educator. Together with Danilo Perez, Marco currently leads the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI), the world premiere jazz center of musical creativity at Berklee College of Music in Boston. Previously, Pignataro was the director and cofounder of the Jazz and Caribbean Music Department and was the chair of the Jazz Saxophone Department at the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico. Marco maintains a very active international schedule of concerts, recordings and clinics and he has shared stages with artists such as Eddie Gomez, Joanne Brackeen, Danilo Pérez, George Garzone, John Patitucci, Rufus Reid, Kenwood Dennard, Antonio Sanchez, Ben Street, Billy Drummond, Billy Hart, Victor Lewis, Clark Terry, and Jon Faddis, among others. Pignataro performs and tours internationally with several musical groups, including the Marco Pignataro Jazzet and the Eddie Gomez Quintet, which is featured in the widely acclaimed recent CD Per Sempre (BFM Records). His latest CD "Sofia's Heart", was produced by jazz legend Eddie Gomez and recorded with a stellar group including Gomez and Billy Drummond. His upcoming CD Release “Almas Antiguas” features Eddie Gomez, Alan Pasqua, Adam Cruz and George Garzone. Marco Pignataro is a D’Addario Woodwind Performing Artist and endorser for Applied Microphone Technology Wireless System and for Mauriat and Lupifaro saxophones.


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April Hall Trio

07:00 PM - 10:00 PMFor those who can't make it to the Jazz Baroness Room, Thelonious Monkfish now streams live all of its performances on their Facebook page. April Hall, vocalsJoe Barbato, pianoMark Poniatowski, acoustic bassApril Hall combines her deep roots in southern gospel and blues with an urban soulfulness and jazz sophistication. Her voice, described as “Glorious” by the Boston Globe, is an instrument of astonishing beauty and versatility, capable of ranging from the purest whisper to the most powerful soul-drenched delivery. But her masterful performances are always centered on bringing every song to life through emotional interpretation, playful phrasing, and rock solid rhythm. “The exquisite, soulful vocals of April Hall deliver every lyric with emotion and conviction.” - Jazz Times MagazineHall an award winning songwriter. Her music has been featured on Boston's "Women in Music" series, on "The Coffeehouse”, WGBH’s “Eric in the Evening” and the nationally syndicated "Jazz After Hours" with PRI's Jim Wilke. Hall’s latest release, “Room for Two”, was named one of the top 100 Jazz Records by Jazz Times Magazine for 2012.https://www.aprilhall.com/

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Cambridge, MA
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