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Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf

36 Homers Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740-7245
+1 508-997-7010
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 Homers Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740-7245
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We stopped in after a day of driving the length of Cape Cod. We wanted to sample the local seafood so we chose the restaurant right on the bay. We were seated next to a window overlooking the water next to the bar. The view...More

Thank travelinbandman
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had the garlic shrimp, ginger scallops, crusted scallops, and lobster roll. The lobster roll was just lobster no filling. The food was excellent but the waiter was not. .He did not get us any bread at the start of the meal . And kepting...More

Thank inthegarden
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It's the setting with all the boats just outside the window that makes this place. The menu was very wide and the seafood was fresh. It's just that it all seemed a bit overcooked. Maybe we were feeling very picky that day, it was rainy,...More

Thank hilarymunro
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Tops for waterside fishing boat ambiance. Food fresh and service attentive. Menu of unexceptional choices. I'm Not sure I'd go again. Legal seafoods should do a branch to kick up the kitchen standards.

Thank greekrabbit
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

... They do not know what is well done meat, They do not know what is well done meat,They do not know what is well done meat,They do not know what is well done meat,They do not know what is well done meat,They do not...More

Thank Leonardo M
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Great seafood, near the water creates a perfect atmosphere for lovers of the ocean. We very much enjoyed eating our fill and savoring the delicious, fresh caught fare. For starters, the fried calamari were superb, spicy and savory. The shrimp cocktail was okay. For entrees...More

1  Thank Drbrooks4337
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Went to the waterfront grill early for dinner sat outside weather and the view were great server was very attentive and funny food was weaved hot and was very good the chocolate moose was excellent we will return price was appropriate

Thank Blake64
Reviewed 4 September 2017

There have a great facility. You can eat either insie or outside. The staff was polite and prompt to meet any need you might have. The price is fair considering the location. Great fresh food while observing the boat that might have brought you your...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the Waterfront Grill and enjoyed it. I had the Haddock Tacos with Sweet Potato Fries and Cole Slaw and it was delicious. The fried fish had a perfect amount of crispy batter and it was served with Sriracha mayo , corn...More

Thank MHayes1979
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Every dish we had was delicious! Special shrimp appetizer, lobster roll, clam chowder, baked scrod. waitress was attentive, view of the fishing boats was good. Service was a little slow, but we didn't care.

Thank Katrinka703
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Sandra D
10 January 2017|
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Response from Happyfeetboy | Reviewed this property |
Well , I don't have the prices memorized but I think you might pay a dollar or two over what you would pay at a sports bar type of place. I am sure you know that a Fishermans Platter is just about the highest priced seafood... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 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 - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Homers Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740-7245
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-997-7010
  • E-mail
Waterfront Grille is New Bedford's premiere waterfront dining destination. Our menu is centers around the freshest local seafood around along with vegetarian and non-seafood options to satisfy everyone's cravings. We offer lunch and dinner on the water's edge and only minutes from the downtown area. With ample parking and seating, Waterfront Grille offers the ideal atmosphere for all of your dining experiences ranging from an intimate dinner for two to an all out party for 100 or more! Reservations are accepted for parties of five or more, and call-ahead seating is recommended for groups of all sizes.
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