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Edd's Place

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$$ - $$$
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478 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-1772
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Cromwell, Connecticut
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in to this little red eatery because of the sign for Lobster Pot Pie. My wife wanted something else so we checked out the menu for something that would catch her eye. The barbecue pulled pork sandwich. They were both incredible. The lobster pot pie was filled with claws. It came with a choice of 2 sides which... More 

1 Thank Roman D
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

This place is fantastic! Excellent food, gorgeous location, casual atmosphere. Try the banana cream pie. You won't regret it. FYI - BYOB.

1 Thank Tracy D
Sarasota, Florida, United States
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

The place looks like a campy dive from the road. The good folks at Atlantic Seafood Market had recommended Edd's. I am so glad they did! The chowder was fresh, brightly flavored. A bit salty but I'm sensitive to salt. The swordfish was moist, tender and flavored well. Love getting good local food at an outside, waterfront picnic table. Everyone... More 

1 Thank Rebecca W
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105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Edd's is on a marsh with great views from the picnic tables or the little enclosed eating place (which is handy if it is windy or raining). We have been here several times. This last time we didn't feel like lobster, so I got the crab melt and my husband got the fried chicken (dry and hard). DON'T DO IT!!!!!!!... More 

1 Thank 1Nicole
Greenwich, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

Edd's has been our go to spot for summer meals for years. My family and I mostly eat breakfast & dinner here and we have for 10 years, every summer, and fall. The owners always greet us by name and it feels like a home away from home. It is a very casual spot, you go inside and order at... More 

1 Thank tshowalternyc
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

We have stopped here almost everyday of our vacation in Westbrook and we loved every meal! We tried breakfast the first day and both tried a special Eggs Benedict with a basil hollandaise sauce and WOW , that was hands down the best Benedict either of us has ever had. We had the lobster rolls, terrific. We Swordfish our last... More 

1 Thank kirateller123
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

My husband and I decided to stop at Edds place for a nice breakfast by the water. You go into the small building and place your order at the counter. There is also a small deli case there. You pay there, grab your drinks; coffee, ice tea, o.j., etc. and find a seat outside at a picnic table, or in... More 

Thank thinair6
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272 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

The homemade flavors in Edd's dishes are really yummy - and quite a marvelous change from the 'fried everything' at the nearby [much more popular] places. I tried the 'stuffed zucchini' the other night when I wanted something relatively light, but both filling and flavorful. A winner. Zucchini with a homemade meatsauce.... We already knew the fish is tremendous and... More 

Thank eitravel76
Tolland, Connecticut
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

You will pass a lot of other more well known places getting to Edd's, which is pretty much a roadside stop, but this is a must stop along the stretch. The lobster salad rolls here is by far the best and makes it worth a special trip. The rolls are pricey but huge, more than one sitting's worth. Nice view... More 

Webster, Massachusetts
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

For the prices and positive reviews I read, I really expected a lot better. For me, 5 words sum it up. Expensive and average at best.

Thank George G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 478 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-1772
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: 860-399-9498

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?