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88 Wharf

$$ - $$$
American, Contemporary
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88 Wharf St, Milton, MA 02186-3429 (Adams Street)
+1 857-598-4826
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Quincy, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I got the Steak Frites and it was fantastic, we sat on the patio overlooking the quiet river and it was peaceful and serene. The inside dining room looked just as quaint for cooler months. The server was very informative and quick. I will be back!

Thank leelee2708
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123 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This restaurant inside a condo building on Neponset River has a lovely little bar and a good clientele. The restaurant is large and open, very noisy. The food is good but the menu very limited and a touch foo foo exotic. Overpriced.

Thank bmcnurse
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place to take someone on a date. The cocktails are good and the crab cakes are big and delicious. I ordered the risotto with scallops and shrimp and my friend ordered a pizza. My entree was a bit salty. 88 Wharf has outdoor seating with a nice view.

Thank GaMenH
Milton, Massachusetts
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93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

88 Wharf has one of the most scenic outdoor dining areas in greater Boston. The Neponset River and the moored boats are a pretty picture for those eating on the patio. The patio seating is very comfortable. The patio itself has attractive plantings and flower beds, so overall the outside experience is extremely pleasant. The interior seating appears attractive and... More 

Thank jakegreenville
Milton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This was our fourth visit to 88 Wharf in the last couple months, and we have had consistently good food on each visit. In particular, excellent fish tacos, sea bass special, crispy salmon - always a good burger and a beer thrown in free on Monday nights. Enjoyed the soba/salmon salad as well. Quiet and peaceful inside, and very pleasant... More 

Thank Marsha M
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211 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

88 Wharf – Milton, MA – 6/27/2016 A lovely waterside locale… Boats in the backdrop and a large outdoor patio make this a great place to meet friends after work… A large bar greets you to the left as you walk in… Black and white walls with stone accents thruout… An interesting array of lighting adds to the ambiance… Mirrors... More 

Thank BuyfromPaul
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Our server was very attentive. The atmosphere was cozy and comfortable. Nice views of the waterfront. The food was great and came out quickly. I had the chicken piccata and it was perfect. A lot of the parking seemed to be reserved and it wasn't very clear where to park if you were just coming to eat but that was... More 

1 Thank Krystal D
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158 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

The view here is lovely -- order a drink, sit outside, and enjoy the little estuarial basin of the Neponset. Food was disappointing -- bland, boring, expensive. Service was slow.

1 Thank lhq
Milton, Massachusetts
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245 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Don't waste your time or money. We've had two bad experiences here and will not go back for a third. Great location but not worth going.

Thank El C
Milton, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

88 Wharf has a very calming atmosphere...tucked behind the hustle and bustle of Adams Street, it is a hidden gem. Kelly can make any drink you want and the wait staff is courteous and efficient. In the nice weather the patio is a great place to have drinks and a few appetizers. I particularly like their burgers. Instead of driving... More 

Thank MaryKathleen617

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Wharf St, Milton, MA 02186-3429
    (Adams Street)
  • Public Transportation: Milton stop on the MBTA Red Line stops across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Milton
  • Phone Number: +1 857-598-4826

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?