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Waterway Cafe

2300 Pga Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3599
+1 561-694-1700
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood gumbo” (16 reviews)
“fish dip” (12 reviews)
“salad” (61 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2300 Pga Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3599
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually save my reviewing time for places that I believe deserve positive reviews, but I want to weigh in on Waterway because IMHO this place is over-rated on this site. As many reviewers have noted, the setting is good, but, dang, the food I've...More

Thank Serendip2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food here is pretty good and if you get to sit outside you can watch the boats and enjoy the breeze! Service is quick and great menu. Parking can get a bit crowded during prime time. Great location, people like to go here

Thank Gayle E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waterway is the perfect place to have a great cocktail and enjoy the view of the intercostal waterway. Lots of great people food is excellent and the crab and artichoke appetizer is to die for. Grab a seat by the large windows in the back...More

Thank chriskK697IL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to check it out. Decent drinks didn't try anything off the food menu. Intercoastal water view was nice.

Thank Debnvin1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sitting out on the wooden deck over the water on a warm December night was quite a treat knowing that the temperatures back home in Ohio were in the 30's! After enjoying our drinks & appetizers that were half price between 4 and 6:30, I...More

Thank westie8213
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The waterway Cafe' is one of our favorite restaurants along the ICW either arriving by water from the land side. On this day our party of seven arrived by boat after being on the water for the afternoon. One of the servers came down to...More

Thank ryurecka
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Every time we go here we feel it could be so much better with only minor effort on management’s part, but the ambiance is fabulous. Food is average and servers are fine, but could be so much better. My guess is nobody goes here for...More

Thank atayqed
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The Waterway Café is all about the location. Love to bring out of town guests for drinks and maybe some appetizers. Having eaten many lunches and dinners at this restaurant, I can say that not one of them has been better than average. Most recent...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Had a lovely fresh fish sandwich and my wife had coconut prawns, great atmosphere and view. Good service and everything freshly cooked. Really enjoyed the visit.

Thank AndyGKT
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

The view from this restaurant is truly soothing and picturesque. That almost makes up for the limited menu offerings for those of us who are vegetarian and gluten free. Even their French fries have a seasoned flour coating. Their Caesar dressing is bland at best...More

Thank Singittou
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Ed H
18 April 2017|
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Response from Sherri V | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. We are non-smokers. Didn't notice.
3 February 2017|
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Response from wrfloorings | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
16 December 2016|
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Response from Barbara T | Reviewed this property |
Whoops!! So sorry... it is closed:( Yet... open for the annual Christmas boat parade!! Google it for a preview (west Palm Beach Christmas Boat Parade pictures). 🎉
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 Pga Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3599
    (Prosperity Farms)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Beach Gardens
  • Phone Number: +1 561-694-1700
  • E-mail
The Waterway Cafe is a South Florida tradition in waterfront dining since 1986, and the most popular restaurant in the Palm Beaches. Featuring an exciting menu of fresh seafood, steak, chicken, pasta, custom-made pizza entrees and fabulous desserts. Join us for an evening of great food, lively entertainment (Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings) and refreshing tropical drinks on the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway.
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