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Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf

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Menu

DRINK SPECIAL‎
$9.00
Hot and Dirty
Grey goose vodka, olive juice, cherry pepper juice, garnished with blue cheese stuffed olives
APPETIZERS‎
$9.00
Calamari
Sweet chili sauce, mandarin oranges, scallions
$10.00
Mediterranean Tuna Pita
Yellowfin tuna, kalamata olives, goat cheese, sundried tomato pesto
SUSHI‎
$10.00
Friendship Maki
Tuna and tempura crunch with cream cheese and spicy mayo in a soy wrapper topped with tobiko
ENTREES‎
$22.00
Caramelized Salmon
Wasabi mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus, wild berries
$24.00
Filet Tips
Macaroni and cheese, garlic spinach, cabernet glaze
$26.00
Panko Crusted Swordfish
Sushi rice, sautéed baby bok choy, edamame, spicy mayo, soy glaze
About
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.
PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$30
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

I went there for my birthday. The food was good. The prices were reasonable. The service was effective and congenial. The atmosphere was sophisticated. The view was a perfect snapshot of the local.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nicolas T
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Thank you for the 4 star review Nicolas! We are glad you enjoyed your birthday with us!

Reviewed November 7, 2018

We had the early-bird deal. Fair number of choice. Good service in a quiet restaurant. Right on a quay with views of fishing boats.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank halilley
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Thank you for the review Halilley! Hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed November 5, 2018

What a great restaurant withy great food and great service! The view is great too. I forgot the name of our waitress but she was excellent! I would come back again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank musicalroaam
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed the food and the service!

Reviewed October 24, 2018

We had never been here before and reviews were good. We made a reservation the day before. Restaurant had plenty of parking, is right on the working harbor area across from the Fairfield Inn where we stayed. Upon arrival the hostess did not find our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GatcB
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2018

Hello, Thank your for the review! We are always looking at ways to improve to better satisfy our guests here at Waterfront Grille. We would love to hear more about our experience! I can be reached at 508-997-7010 or Charlie at 508-294-0519. Look forward to...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank njkinder
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Hello, Thank you for the review. We are very sorry to hear about your poor experience at the Waterfront Grille. We would love to hear more about your experience and any way we can improve. Please feel free to contact myself (Dave) at 508-997-7010 or...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tom2831
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

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 October 13, 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Berryeats
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

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 October 2, 2018

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.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathleen829
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

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 September 26, 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank The_Savvy-Diner
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

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 September 21, 2018 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.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank michaelsr964
Waterfront G, Manager at Waterfront Grille at 36 Homer's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

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

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Sandra D
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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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