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The Restaurant at Water's Edge

1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
+1 888-710-0968
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (52 reviews)
“pasta station” (4 reviews)
“crepes” (14 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

The view is even better than the food, but the buffet that they have on Sundays is really very good and is a nice place to take members of the family who may be visiting you for a while on the Connecticut shoreline.

Thank James C
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We had a 3:30 reservation and only had to wait a few minutes. The v bye was decorated beautifully inside and outside was amazing. The buffet was outstanding! Everything was fresh, tasted amazing and looked appetizing! We truly enjoy ourselves and the service was excellent....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed November 15, 2017

attractive setting with windows looking to the Long Island Sound, specials each night, nicely served by attenative wait staff, tasty food

Thank med92014
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The brunch was amazing. They had fresh fruit, cooked eggs, and make to order omelets, and crepes. The ham, turkey and roast were delicious. There was even creme brulee as one of the desserts!

Thank Bonnie P
Reviewed October 8, 2017

We have been to the Water's Edge many times over the past 26 years.We had a special ocassion banquet there several years ago.The service was perfect and the food was excellent.We went to the Sunday brunch in July.Excellent as usual ,They are trying out new...More

Thank gerard170
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We stopped for drinks and appetizers in the afternoon. It is a nice spot for that and teh apps were good. Worth a stop for a relaxing cocktail in a nice setting.

Thank cttraveller67
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had won a silent auction and received vouchers for the brunch. We looked it up and saw that it was regularly $38 each and the voucher paid for the cost of the brunch as well as taxes and gratuity. With all...More

Thank dbbohner
Reviewed September 4, 2017

This is a nice little restaurant to visit. Lots of options (mostly seafood). The wait staff was helpful and friendly. Enjoyed the romantic ambiance.

Thank CBerms
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

We attended a dinner and show here last night. The show was excellent. The food, not so much. The hors d'oeuvre were a mix of good cheeses, ordinary crackers, good bread and uninspired finger foods The dinner salad fixings were skimpy and the meats were...More

Thank mimibev
Reviewed September 1, 2017

The food was cooked to perfection and the wait staff was attentive but not overbearing and as friendly as you could hope for!

Thank Robert N
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June 4, 2017|
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Response from Teenzone | Reviewed this property |
I have been to a couple of weddings there, one outside and one inside. Both were handled beautifully, and the size of your wedding is ideal for them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
    (Ripley Hill Road)
  • Public Transportation: 1 Mile from the Westbrook Train Station and on the Shoreline Bus route.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 888-710-0968
  • E-mail
We would be happy to have you dine with us during your visit to our award-winning restaurant filled with a wide variety of many dishes. We are located right on the shoreline and can enjoy the view of the ocean while you dine with is. We have many signature martinis, italian, and seafood entrees.
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