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On the Waterfront

250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
+1 860-444-2800
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“stuffed shrimp” (14 reviews)
“pistachio cake” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (36 reviews)
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Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this restaurant. It is casual but in a beautiful setting on the water front. All of our meals were tasty. The fish was fresh and nicely prepared, well priced with friendly efficient service. Our vegetarian friend was very happy with her meal...More

Thank Cara S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a busy Saturday evening and were seated promptly at our reserved time. Ashlee, our server, was excellent. Very friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. We started with the fried calamari appetizers that were very tasty. I had the sesame tuna which was very tender...More

Thank Frap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant for the first time with friends. They had been there before so when I mentioned the place, they said lets go there. We started off with drinks. My wife had a nice wine and the rest of us had beers....More

2  Thank VinMar_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Reasonable prices for a night out. One of our favorites, always had a good time. On street parking can be tricky. But there is public lot a short, walkable for most, distance away

Thank dwolf75
Reviewed 19 October 2017

It has become one of my favorite places down here. I often order broiled or baked fish, with pasta & homemade sauce, & an awesome side salad. Sitting there looking out the windows at the boats tied up at the docks, is very relaxing. I...More

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went with family. I had checked this out on TripAdvisor and thought there would be more of a selection of foods and a nice view. Most menu items were larger than we actually wanted for lunch. The prices were also a little higher than I...More

Thank CAdele W
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

My family ate here while visiting my daughter at Conn College. The atmosphere was lively and the service was terrific. We liked the special cocktail and wine. Some of the food was delicious and some so-so. We really enjoyed the Caesar salad, chicken wings, bread,...More

Thank LBTraveler2016
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We stopped here for dinner after looking on line for a place for good seafood. My friend had the scallops and I had scallops and stuffed shrimp - both were quite tasty. The butter had cayenne in it,- they did not tell us that was...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We were given this restaurant as great seafood & would be able to assist in my celiac gluten free diet. Well there was no parking so had to spend 1/2 hr up & down side streets before finding a spot up a hill on a...More

Thank Susan I
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great family meal here. Lots of good choices. Eggplant was amazing. Steaks and pasta were also great. Highly recommend On the Waterfront.

Thank Kurt S
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Questions & Answers
Tara M
24 June 2017|
Response from ronald c | Reviewed this property |
There is no specific children's menu but they do have wraps and panini sandwiches. They also have a.cheeseburger on menu, hope this helps.
Tara M
24 June 2017|
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Response from Unclesogg | Reviewed this property |
The Owner "Stash" will absolutely accommodate children. Great place great views.
18 September 2016|
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Response from grumpyntiana | Reviewed this property |
Very casual...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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