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Back Eddy

$$ - $$$American, Seafood,
1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
+1 508-636-6500
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (31 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service and atmosphere. This restaurant is right on the ocean with Beautiful views. Nice bar too!

Thank Owen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant on the Westport River. Photo perfect sunsets. The restaurant has a small alcove for business gathering. The food is average, but pricy for the area. The dining room is very noisy. There are limited tables out on the deck which is a more...More

Thank Dorene M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wish I could say that I love this restaurant. The view is to die for. Lots of summer visitors descend to spend their money here. The food is good but their is not one person over twenty two who works at this restaurant. I...More

Thank Sachengka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful venue on the water at Westport Point. Outdoor bar worth checking out while waiting for table. Beautiful sunset pictures with boats in background. Reservations can be made ahead. We were able to get our own room for the 12 of us. Indoor bar has...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with a group from a meeting. Atmosphere welcoming for singles, families, couples, groups. Nice setting. Menu variety wasn't too wide but everyone enjoyed their food. The raw bar platter was very fresh as well as the steamers - not much sand, if any. Definitely...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the back eddy recently and really enjoyed the food and atmosphere. It is so nice to eat by the water. I do wish there was some outdoor seating available but the restaurant is very open and has tons of great views from inside....More

Thank melbraves10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I want to love this place - the view of the harbor and beyond is stunning and the food is largely very good, but everyone seems to know it. The hostesses, servers and bartenders give the impression that they know how good they are and...More

Thank 8585rachel
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The Back Eddy is on the water front in Westport..close to Horseneck Beach but you won't see any "beach goers" here. We got there around 5 having been at Sakonnet Vineyards earlier on the day. It was busy although no waiting for a table. There...More

Thank LuvSunandsail
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We celebrated our daughter's rehearsal dinner here last month. We've been here many times when we are vising Westport. I do not eat seafood, so I usually splurge on the kids hot dog, but my family has always raved about the food. Well, for the...More

Thank sailinghomesoon
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Went back to the Eddy last night to celebrate a birthday. Not many restaurants do you prefer to wait but at the Back Eddy on a warm summer night there's no better place to wait for a table than on the dock in the back....More

1  Thank Northern_Traveler00
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Questions & Answers
Elaine G
22 April 2017|
Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but they should have the menu on line!!
25 January 2017|
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Response from Aaron D | Property representative |
Not at this time. However if your not in a rush there will be someone in the office after Feb 1. call leave a message and someone will get back to. Sorry for the inconvenience
9 July 2016|
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Response from JeanneQ62 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not, they have a lobster Lorraine, which is a small amount of lobster meat with lots a shallots and a few pieces of asparagus. For almost $32.00... Not worth it...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 508-636-6500
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