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Sea View Snack Bar

145 Greenmanville Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-1942
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Ranked #15 of 82 restaurants in Mystic
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Seafood
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76% Recommend
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English first
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Lobster roll sufficient for the price. Clam strips like any other. Fench Fries well, they were French Fries. The View, Priceless.

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The Berkshires, MA
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I spent $90 on dinner and drinks for 3. We walked to the ice cream shack next door. Fun, but again expensive for the genre.

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tewksbury, ma
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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The Sea View is a nice outside dining location. It is typical seaside food. However, you are paying for the view, which by the way, is spectacular. I had an order of fried scallops (no fries or sides). It cost $17 and there were only 7 scallops. My wife had a order of shrimp, also no fries or sides. She... More

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Boscawen, New Hampshire
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53 reviews 53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Outdoor snack bar with typical sandwiches, fries & seafood. Next door is their ice cream stand. What more could you want? How about table views of Mystic river & The Mystic Seaport. Good food & location.

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Palo Alto, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The "Sea View" actually has a river view, but it's next to a cemetery, so it's quiet here at 6 pm in early June despite being on a busy road. (Left turns out of the parking lot can be tough, though.) The paved parking lot is small. There are benches, with some shade, for sit-down eating, which is probably your... More

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stopped by for a quick bite after an afternoon in Mystic. It was not typical roadside greasy, seafood - they managed to keep it pretty tidy and light. The scallop sandwich was especially nice and the french fries were nice thick cuts and crispy but not raw. They don't have a kids menu per se but offered to provide... More

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Norwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Lived in the area since 1964 & somehow never stopped here until today. Quick friendly service,amazing views,Excellent lightly battered Fish & Perfect 1/2 inch wide fries. Nothing greasy at ALL. Sweet Tarter sauce and cole slaw. The 1st time my wife & I EVER both ate every single french fry on our plates. $13.99 for a perfect portion. Let your... More

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Cape May, New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We stopped here for lunch to try a lobster roll. It was absolutely delicious with large pieces of lobster. We liked it so much that we went back a second time for lunch for more lobster rolls. EXCELLENT food!!!!

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Colchester, Connecticut
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Had whole belly clam dinner and it was done perfectly! Not greasy a bit. Portion was on the smaller side but the quality made up for it. Can't beat very easygoing ambiance next to Mystic River with Seaport in view.

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Mineola, New York
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My wife and I visit Mystic 3-4 times per year and always stop here for lunch. There is a good and diverse menu, friendly staff and quick service. You cannot beat the location. It's a nice sunny spot right on the Mystic River. You can sit and watch the sailboats pass by as you eat.

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