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Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf

36 Homers Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740-7245
+1 508-997-7010
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (34 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“clam chowder” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Bar, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
36 Homers Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740-7245
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had a family get together and I decided to give the waterfront grill a try. I knew it was under new ownership and hoped the food would be better. Unfortunately it was not. I ordered scallops they were overcooked and devoid of taste. My...More

Thank njkinder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a rainy Saturday and shared this very large Grille with three other couple. We each had our own place. Service was spot on with an attentive server. The chowder and lobster bisque were both rich and tasty. We shared and enjoyed a...More

Thank tom2831
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Tom, Thank you for the 4 star review! I'm glad that your enjoyed your appetizers and your pleasant server! Come and join us one warm day and enjoy the sun on our deck!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting New Bedford to go to whaling museum. This popped up on trip advisor. Gave it a try. Our waitress Molli was very friendly and knew the menu well. We tried the goat cheese and fig triangles. Yummy. I had fried fish. When I asked...More

Thank Berryeats
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the wonderful review! Molli is a great part of the team and we are happy to have her. We recently updated our wine list and have been getting positive feedback. Hope to see you again if you're ever back in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried the restaurnat with a new owner and it was great. We were pleasantly surprised that Thurs was lobster for $17. Everything was delicious.

Thank Kathleen829
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kathleen, Thank you for the 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed one of our specials that we run Monday- Thursday, can't beat the lobster special! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Waterfront Grille is an exception to the rule that a restaurant w/ a great location can usually get by with mediocre food. Brisk bar service, good wine selection, oysters on the half shell fresh & tasty tho not overly large, ample mixed salad traditional...More

Thank The_Savvy-Diner
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you for the 5 star review! We are glad that you enjoyed the service and food along with the spectacular view! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in hotel across parking lot. Location was great. Was recommended by others also staying there. Found to be a little gem right on the dock. Prompt service fresh fare bread was exceptional.

Thank michaelsr964
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Michael, Thank you for the 4 star review! Glad you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to try the Waterfront Grille as we were going to a show in NB and knew that the restaurant was under knew ownership. We were both very pleased. We were seated at a window overlooking the working harbor. I had...More

Thank Bankguy1961
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 star review! We are glad you enjoyed our King Crab Special last night! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed September 14, 2018

Our party of three arrived at the hotel and decided to try the restaurant across the street.for lunch. What a find.We had tried the Fish Tacos, Crabcake Sandwich and the Shrimp on the Lunch Menu. All the food , service, pricing and view of the...More

Thank Dorothy S
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Hi Dorothy, Thank you for the 4 star review! Enjoy your stay in New Bedford!

Reviewed August 25, 2018

I was in New Bedford in early August and was staying across the street from the Waterfront Grille. Some individuals in the hotel where I stayed recommended the Waterfront Grille. The menu was great and my son and I decided to walk across the street...More

Thank sicuani
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hello Sicuani, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed our New England Clam Chowder and will keep an eye on those fried clams.

Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped off here for wine and appetizers after a day of sightseeing. The restaurant has a young, hip vibe that appeals to all ages and seemed family friendly as well. The waitstaff was very professional and offered suggestions. It was a...More

Thank pickytraveler28
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thanks for the great review!

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Sandra D
January 9, 2017|
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Response from Happyfeetboy | Reviewed this property |
Well , I don't have the prices memorized but I think you might pay a dollar or two over what you would pay at a sports bar type of place. I am sure you know that a Fishermans Platter is just about the highest priced seafood... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Homers Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740-7245
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-997-7010
  • E-mail
Description
Waterfront Grille is New Bedford's premiere waterfront dining destination. Our menu is centers around the freshest local seafood around along with vegetarian and non-seafood options to satisfy everyone's cravings. We offer lunch and dinner on the water's edge and only minutes from the downtown area. With ample parking and seating, Waterfront Grille offers the ideal atmosphere for all of your dining experiences ranging from an intimate dinner for two to an all out party for 100 or more! Reservations are accepted for parties of five or more, and call-ahead seating is recommended for groups of all sizes.
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