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On the Waterfront

250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
+1 860-444-2800
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed shrimp” (16 reviews)
“pistachio cake” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (45 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
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1 - 10 of 357 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place us on the waterfront and we had a great view. All the food is great... the fried clams were amazing and tender, clean, and delicious. Service was great and we will be back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank famfletch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us went out to dinner and two dinners were great and one was very good. The seafood fra diavolo and the blue fin tuna dinners were great. My brother had the shrimp scampi and he said it was very good but not great....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Muriel H
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in 4 times for dinner in the past 2 weeks. Yup - it’s that great. Lobster tacos, fish tacos, cod Mediterranean, jerk wings and Ceaser Salad with blackened salmon were all wonderful. Food came out quickly and hot. Bowl of NE Clam Chowder and....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tom B
Reviewed November 5, 2018

My wife and I have been coming here for 10 years for its consistently great food and terrific view of the water. They have recently revamped the dining area and also appear to have an all-new wait staff. This particular day Oct 23rd (my wife's...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bernard510
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Steak are great and drinks are great. Reasonably priced and out door heater if it was getting cold while enjoying the view.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sdwydler
Reviewed October 23, 2018

The management got us in on a Friday w/o a reservation, we were happy about this. The appeitzers were excellent, esp the raw seafood. Drinks and Taps were also good. We are mixed on the food. My partner found it very good, I found it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TeeBow
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Reasonably priced for a Waterfront restaurant. Service was excellent . I had the Lobster which was locally caught and very sweet. My brother had fish tacos which he liked and my wife the coconut shrimp which was good. Dessert was spumoni ice cream which was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David56Chicago
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Great service and delicious scallops and stuffed sole. Wonderful view of the Thames and ferry activity. Newly renovated in March 2018. $80 with tip and 2 cocktails.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Judy J
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is a local favorite. The food is very good and the prices are reasonable. You can eat in the bar area or in the dining room, which has excellent views of the Thames River. There is outside dining on the river in the summer.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Iloveoldsaybrook
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Nice view of the water and affordable good Italian food. Ate there 4 times and it was the best but was disappointed one time when I brought out of town guests. It was for lunch so not sure if different chef/cook than the other times...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Ana L
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Happiness409235
December 4, 2018|
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Response from Cathleen R | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answer...contact the restaurant directly.
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LionGovernor
May 2, 2018|
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Response from Kiki001122 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! There is a parking lot right infront of the main building which also has Hanicapped parking . There is also valet parking available.
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LionGovernor
May 2, 2018|
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Response from Nancy T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's a parking lot one road up. Take 1st right past restaurant and it's about 100 yards on Right
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
3:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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