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On the Waterfront

250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
+1 860-444-2800
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (31 reviews)
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Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a place that we frequent, which is to say I have multiple experiences to determine a rating for this restaurant. To begin with, it is located on the water amongst marinas on the Thames River which is the route that the ferries take...More

Thank msjohnson2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even on a cold, rainy Nor'easter Saturday, the waitress wasn't sure that she could seat us for lunch. Make a reservation if you're planning a weekend visit. We did manage to sit in the bar area, which was noisy but perfectly fine. All of us...More

Thank ConnecticutLocavore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place. We had a wedding rehearsal dinner there and they placed us in a separate side room, they had everything ready for us with apps and a pre-fix menu specially printed out for the wedding couple. food and service was excellent.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far my favorite place to have a great meal. My husband and myself have been going to this restaurant for years. We always go for dinner and always make a reservation(I would highly recommend one) . It has been great every single...More

Thank Mrrj1997
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived a bit after 5PM without a reservation and they had no tables! Wow, early on a Saturday and the place is rocking. They offered us a seat on their patio as they had installed heaters. It was rainy and quite cool but the...More

Thank joycelia
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this area restaurant for my wife's birthday and couldn't have been any happier!! Service was spot on and food was delicious. Our waitress, Libby, was very sweet and extremely attentive to our entire party's every need. Their zuppa de pesce was not only...More

Thank ronald c
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Planned an early dinner with friends we hadn't seen in awhile. Made reservations at 4:00pm to avoid the dinner rush since we wanted to visit and didn't want to be rushed during the prime dinner time. Ordered drinks and chatted and had the waitress keep...More

1  Thank Paul393
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Late lunch on a cold, wet Friday. We couldn't eat meat as it was Lent. On the Waterfront came to the rescue with hot French Onion soup and Fettucine Alfredo for out teen daughter while Mom had beer-battered shrimp and I picked the baked seafood...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

On the Waterford Has great service and the food is spectacular. If you like authentic Italian food this is the place to go me and my friend had spaghetti and meatballs and the sauce was like at home made at home. The way to with...More

Thank djraid76
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Very enjoyable. Great drinks, lobster bisque and view. Mashed potatoes were cold but sent them back and they came back steaming.

Thank skypilotb
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What is your dress code?
18 September 2016|
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Response from grumpyntiana | Reviewed this property |
Very casual...
Do you have a gluten free menu
10 June 2016|
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Response from nymet86 | Reviewed this property |
Not when we were there. But the wait staff was very knowledgeable about the many gluten-free options on the menu including desserts.
Can this location fit 20 people in a group for lunch?
28 May 2016|
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Response from Nonnasvacation | Reviewed this property |
absolutely, you just need advance reservations!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 860-444-2800
  • E-mail