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Riverway Lobster House

1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
+1 508-398-2172
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (126 reviews)
“chowder” (44 reviews)
“pot roast” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited as a family and had some extra kids with us. 5 kids and 2 adults. Kids meals were equality quality and quantity as adults (I hate when kids meals are kraft mac n cheese and hot dogs.) Not here, chicken parm w/ penne...More

Thank Pupperlove
Reviewed 5 days ago

Riverway Lobster House is not fancy but it does serve good food. As usual we start with clam chowder - full of clams and potatoes. Main courses were grilled swordfish Neptune with lobster and Newburg sauce and asparagus served with rice pilaf and an excellent...More

Thank RickyD23
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fairly large restaurant. Sometimes very busy in its numerous room making it noisy and congested when organizations pile in and use it. Food is about average and prices are so so. Parking in back is adequate, but traffic on #28 can make...More

Thank carlcopp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Cape in April to show my daughter some of the stuff my grandmother showed me when I was a kid. The Riverway was always on the list. Food was good. We would certainly go back.

Thank Megan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited late but welcomed with a smile despite the restaurant being quiet. Food was fantastic and would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank timb0868
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate in the private dining area. The food was delicious and the staff was great! We had a buffet of baked Haddock, Chicken Marsala and Steak tips along with ceasar salad, rice pilaf and fresh steamed vegetables! To satisfy the sweet tooth we had...More

Thank michelle f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere is hard to beat! You can sit right outside on the water but the food was just okay. I got fried clams and I would t recommend. My husband got a steak that he said was just okay. They do have a kids menu.

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks for another lovely meal this year with extended family. We return every year since they are great about accommodating food allergies. (Thanks for not coating everything in butter!) I would suggest adding one or two vegan meals to the menu though, so we all...More

Thank Tea_Flowers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We looked for a good seafood restaurant that had gluten free options. Lobster mac was over cooked and more lobster alfredo. Service was great.

Thank Lindy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good. Busy family type restaurant. Everything cooked perfectly. Prompt service and friendly. Not pricey.

Thank Susan B
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17 February 2018|
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Response from bearcapecod | Reviewed this property |
You sound pretty bitter, sounds more personal than professional, always loved the riverway used to work there back in the 80’s,
17 February 2018|
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Response from dillandra | Reviewed this property |
Got nothing
9 November 2017|
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Response from RobertM08 | Reviewed this property |
No Sunday buffet brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-398-2172
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