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1606 Restaurant & Bar

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Thu, 4/25
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
house-made cocktail sauce
Mignonette, cocktail sauce, horseradish. Our daily rotating oyster selections
East Coast Oysters
West Coast Oysters
Ahi Tuna
wasabi emulsion, crispy wonton, sriracha mayo
Lobster Crab Cake
roasted corn relish, arugula, five pepper aioli
Crispy Calamari
cherry pepper aioli
Steamed Pei Mussels
spanish saffron Thai basil, sun-dried tomato
1606 Wings
sweet chili honey BBQ sauce
Lobster Arancini
vodka blush sauce
Roasted Duck Ravioli
wild mushroom, spinach, crème
Buffalo Chicken Rangoon
avocado house dressing
Wagyu Sliders (2)
house-made pickles, aged cheddar, Boston bibb
Blackened Fish Tacos (2)
jicama slaw, citrus aioli
Add Lobster 21
Truffle Mac & Cheese
fresh cavatelli, burgundy truffle, white truffle oil
New England Clam Chowder
Soup du Jour
Caesar Salad
house-made croutons, shaved pecorino, white anchovy
Chicory & Red Endive
great hill bleu, candied pecan, green apple, pomegranate vinaigrette
Tuna Nicoise Salad
heirloom tomato, egg, thai basil, yukon potato, mediterranean vinaigrette
Roasted Beet Salad
goat cheese, arugula, citrus vinaigrette
Noir Bleu Burger
seasoned prime beef, great hill bleu, caramelized vidalia, brioche, steak fries
1606 Burger
cheddar, house-made bacon, fried egg, avocado, steak fries
Tomato Mozzarella Flatbread
heirloom cherry tomato, basil pesto, pecorino, arugula
Roasted Barbecue Chicken Flatbread
caramelized onion, cave-aged cheddar, house marinara
Shrimp Scampi Flatbread
sauteed rock shrimp, mozzarella, garlic-lemon tomato white wine sauce
Classic BLT
house-made bacon, lettuce, tomato, texas toast
Chicken Sandwich
roasted red peppers, arugula, mozzarella, chipotle mayo, ciabatta
Veggie Portabella Sandwich
vine ripe tomato, Boston bibb, avocado, mayo, focaccia
Lobster Roll
buttered brioche, hand-cut potato chips
Fish & Chips
coleslaw, tartar sauce
Veal & Pork Bolognese
quail egg, house pesto, tagliatelle
1606 Baked Haddock
cracker-crusted, rosemary turnip gratin, garlic broccolini
Short Rib Milanese
winter celery root & sweet potato mash, citrus gremolata
Black Skillet Lobster & Shrimp Casserole
baby rock shrimp, saffron beurre blanc
Winter Celery Root & Sweet Potato Mash
Rosemary Turnip Gratin
Steamed Broccolini
Truffle Fries
Hand-Cut Potato Chips
Breakfast: 7AM to 11AM Lunch: 11:30AM to 4PM Bar Bites: 4 to 5PM Dinner: 5 to 9PM Sunday - Thursday, 5 to 10PM Friday & Saturday Bar Bites: 9PM to 10PM Sunday -Thursday, 10PM to 11PM Friday & Saturday We welcome you to join our table, where the sweeping oceanfront views are as captivating as our culinary delights offering a creative execution of local flavors and the freshest ingredients. Beyond the waterfront charm of our restaurant and 44-seat bar lounge, guests come to celebrate our delicious Modern American cuisine with seasonal menus perfected by our Chef and culinary team. Located on the lobby level of Beauport Hotel Gloucester, our award-winning New England restaurant and bar have been
$5 - $37
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
American, Bar, Seafood
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the music but y’all’s Mac and cheese was wack. Nice pizza though, thanks Michael. Friendly lady threw away my friends gum for her.More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank brii415
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. We're delighted you found the music pleasurable and our pizza delicious! I'm disappointed to hear our Mac & Cheese was not enjoyable. We appreciate your feedback as we are constantly striving to improve and would...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Hotel for 2 nights last week, had two breakfasts and one dinner here. All the meals were very well done with good portions and presentations. For dinner we had Buffalo chicken Rangoon, Lobster Arancini, Statler Chicken and Lobster shrimp casserole, all were...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank boru77
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We at 1606 Restaurant & Bar sincerely appreciate your 5 star review. We're glad you enjoyed all of your meals as well as the beautiful view. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back!

Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

My daughter and I had a dinner reservation this evening. The reservation was for 8:30 and was happily accepted upon making it. I do not remember our servers name as she was was most unremarkable. After waiting 10 minutes to be greeted our drink order...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kelly G
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kelly, I am sorry to hear your experience at our restaurant left a lot to be desired. The events you mentioned are not the standard for us, and we sincerely apologize that you did not receive the exceptional service we are used to providing. I...More

Reviewed February 28, 2019

This was our first visit for lunch and it was delicious. The clam chowder was very tasty, drinks were great and the lobster rolls were very good. Upon leaving we noticed a message board offering specials during the week. One was TWIN lobsters for $20...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ChiChe0827
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2019

Thank you for your detailed review of your meals at 1606 Restaurant & Bar! We are thrilled that our specials board caught your eye and you chose to check them out. Hearing your compliments of how well everything was cooked and how much you enjoyed...More

Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Took my wife and father in law to late lunch. We have been before and liked for the most part, never blown away by food though. View is spectacular, but that’s it. Our meals today were terrible. Why I thought bolognese and pesto sounded good...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2019

While we are glad you chose us to celebrate with your family, we are disappointed to hear that your meal did not meet your expectations. Please know, our team would be glad to remake your meal or provide you with a fresh drink upon request....More

Reviewed February 16, 2019

Beautiful venue. Excellent staff. Steak and fish were outstanding. View of the ocean. Porch with rockers out front. Very nice!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank retired01
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2019

Thank you for sharing how our stunning ocean views, attentive staff, and delicious menu provided you with an excellent experience at 1606 Restaurant & Bar! We hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed January 15, 2019

My family and I were in town for a wedding at the hotel. We came for snacks a couple of days before and for dinner the night before the wedding. The restaurant offers a decent drink selection but the beer selection was a little disappointing....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Adam W
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thank you for stopping in for a great dinner at 1606 Restaurant & Bar while visiting Beauport Hotel Gloucester for a wedding, Adam! We are glad that you found the appetizers and desserts flavorful and delicious, however, we understand your disappointment that not everything was...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018

They have an amazing buffet breakfast offering lots of different foods and the view on the water was spectacular. The staff are very pleasant and helpful.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stillcrazy86
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

We are thrilled you enjoyed our fresh and delicious buffet, and that our stunning water view added to your breakfast! Thank you for your kind words of our attentive and friendly staff. Hopefully, we will see you again soon for another great meal at 1606...More

Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

We did an early dinner (reservations strongly advised) for the grandkids. They loved the entire experience- the food, the decorations- sitting by the fire after the meal. Upscale but there were reasonable items on the menu as wellMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mgerhardt
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2018

Creating a festive atmosphere for our guests is our joy, and we are thrilled to hear how much your grandkids and yourselves enjoyed the experience, from our varied menu to our beautiful decorations. Ending your time with us by sitting by our warm fire sounds...More

Reviewed November 4, 2018

This is a very nice restaurant/bar with a lovely view of the ocean. We decided to try their breakfast buffet today expecting something good and were disappointed at how mediocre it was. The selection of breakfast fare was very basic and nothing special....scrambled eggs, potatoes,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joanne V
BeauportGM, General Manager at 1606 Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for your review, Joanne. While we are glad you enjoyed our lovely ocean views, it is disappointing to hear your brunch did not meet your expectations. Your feedback is appreciated, and we hope that you found several delicious options that you enjoyed. If...More

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Response from martinimom52 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the gift certificates online, but the valet parking is free. Plenty of parking in the neighborhood also.. ( St. Peters square, the Chamber of commerce is right there, and everyone parks there also)
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Response from paulakenney | Reviewed this property |
They have free valet parking at the hotel. very friendly too.
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