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63 Pilots Point Drive, Marina Dining, Westbrook, CT 06498-1819
(860) 399-2322
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 16
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  • 13
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 5
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  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice atmosphere

You almost can't go wrong with out door seating on the shoreline. The atmosphere outdoors is great. I can't say that I loved the food though. But sometimes you just go somewhere to relax and enjoy the view.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 9, 2015
DrMiles
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Connecticut
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Madison, Connecticut
2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Well, my wife and I took our boat from Branford ct to attempt to go to Boom. They need to change their name to implode. Thats where they are going. We went asked for a table and was asked if we had a reservation? We said no but were looking around to see over 20 empty tables. The only tables... More 

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Southington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Seasonal dining on Connecticut's shoreline can be epitomized by an evening at BOOM. Sit under the awning on a deck overlooking a marina full of sail boats and motorcraft surrounded by a salt marsh and watch the sun set and the moon rise over a delightful dinner and glass of wine. No wonder you will have difficulty getting seated without... More 

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Wolcott, Connecticut
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This was my first time eating at Boom and it was very good! Finding Boom however, is a little difficult. Once we found the location, we pulled into the parking lot, but could not enter because the bar was down and there was no one at the guard house. If we were not meeting our colleagues, we might have turned... More 

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Weston, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The atmosphere inside is very nice. If you sit outside you overlook the marina. So either way - inside or outside, you can't go wrong. They have a nice menu and the food quality is very good. We also thought the service was great. Very nice place for a casual get refined meal. Kids are welcome. Very nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We visit often. The food is great especially the tomato bisque soup. The view from the deck is beautiful. I would highly recommend Boom on your summer shoreline visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Boom is a nice spot to eat. We are frequent customers of Boom because of the good food and the deck overlooking the sound and the boats. There are many menu choices for any palate from soups and salads to great entrees. Service is prompt and friendly. Never had a bad experience there.

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Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

You almost can't go wrong with out door seating on the shoreline. The atmosphere outdoors is great. I can't say that I loved the food though. But sometimes you just go somewhere to relax and enjoy the view.

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Old Lyme, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Visited Boom in Westbrook a couple times. Not really impressed. Also had dinner at the Old Lyme Boom restaurant ..... not very good and they finally closed.

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Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We visited Boom for a third time with hopes of things getting better. We sat on the deck. What a mess! Plastic tables with cheap plastic covers (not tablecloths). The deck was dirty, the chairs had holes in them and everything was mismatched. While the food was okay, the prices are very high and the fact that this restaurant expects... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Just had lunch there today. The one star is for the view. One waitress was hostess, waitperson, and busperson. Made for extremely slow service. The prices are astronomical, as high as $24.50 for a sandwich!!! Everything overpriced. Crab cakes were bread crumbs flavored with crab. Salad greens were rotting and the tomato was sparse and horrid.

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Additional Information about Boom Restaurant

Address: 63 Pilots Point Drive, Marina Dining, Westbrook, CT 06498-1819
Phone Number: (860) 399-2322
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 63 Pilots Point Drive, Marina Dining, Westbrook, CT 06498-1819
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: (860) 399-2322
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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