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All 28 Westport Restaurants

Back Eddy

1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
(508) 636-6500
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Ranked #11 of 28 Restaurants in Westport
Price range: $19 - $26
Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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Charleston, South Carolina
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106 reviews 106 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The Backeddy is a very nice seafood restaurant on the water near Horseneck Beach. It is a bit expensive, but the food and setting are worth it. We had a party of 5. The service was good, and all the food we were served was just right. The fried scallops may be the best anywhere.

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Westport, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

If you want an to walk away feeling that the choice you made was for the setting then go and have one of their over priced drinks and enjoy the setting if you like good food and a peaceful setting stay away its so loud and the food is not anywhere near worth what they charge.

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Mass
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150 reviews 150 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Worth the wait on a weekend summer evening. Great ambiance, views, raw bar and drinks on the deck. We all feasted on succulent seafood entrees, scallops were the best I have had in a long time, the blackened tuna was delicious. Portions were huge, drinks were reasonable and desserts were also yummy. Moderate prices - but a fun end of... More

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Massachusetts
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104 reviews 104 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Good for a late lunch on a Saturday. No appetizer or drinks which appeared to turn off our server. Very good fish and Chips and fried scallops. Waitress less than attentive, until check paying time. Great waterside view at our table. Still would go back.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stopped in to check out this restaurant on the way home from Horseneck Beach and we found a great spot! I love the outdoor bar area, on the wharf and a floating dock area with plenty of seating on the water. The seating on the dock was fairly full on an early Saturday evening. There is a raw bar... More

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Naperville, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I think the Back Eddy is a very classy and fun place to eat right on the water. The food is local and very farm to table. Lots of top notch local beers as well. It is a bit pricey but the food is good. My only complaint is the ambient noise factor. Would definitely return.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Have eaten there numerous times. Great view, service was great, great menu options, love the hustle bustle but...... the food is always disappointing. This time I had to write in the hopes this great spot will change. Greasy fish and chips, underseasoned braised fish, tasteless bbq, tasteless coleslaw etc. Please, just get your cooking and seasoning right! I hope it's... More

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Marion, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Every summer our family visits this restaurant at least once for the food, views and great location. The food is always consistent as well as the service. It has become a fun summertime ritual for a group of us to go and it never really disappoints. Obviously the seafood is great and even though the dishes are creative the menu... More

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Sidi Ifni
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The best seafood we had in Westport, a lovely water view and good service, but the place is so noisy it is hard to talk to people at your table. An oddity: even though there were empty tables when we arrived, we were sent to the bar for 20 minutes. Perhaps this is a strategy to sell more alcohol? Would... More

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Tallahassee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This restaurant is a nice place.. But not if your looking for a quiet laid back or romantic experience.. The views are beautiful and I guess that is what you are paying for.. The food was good but the portion was not proportionate to the price.. The service was good as well.. Would I go back..?? Maybe but probably not..

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Additional Information about Back Eddy

Address: 1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
Phone Number: (508) 636-6500
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westport
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 19 - 26
Cuisine: Seafood, Contemporary

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