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Plum Island Grille

2 Sunset Dr, Newbury, MA 01951-1809
+1 978-463-2290
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“mussels” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Fusion
$$ - $$$
2 Sunset Dr, Newbury, MA 01951-1809
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

My daughter and I had dinner at Plum Island Grille while visiting in Newburyport, MA. We ordered a small plate of sea scallops with brussel sprouts and had their sangria. The food was very very good and the small portion was perfectly satisfying for our...More

Thank Retired662013
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Made. 7 PM reservation. Wife and I had a drink at the beautiful Sunset Bar. Paid check, bartender knocked over water glass , water in my wife's lap. No big deal, it is water. We were seated for dinner at 7PM. 20 minutes pass, no...More

1  Thank Hammerhead44
Reviewed August 14, 2016

After spending the afternoon in Newburyport and walking on the beach at Plum Island, we had a delicious dinner at the Plum Island Grille. Though it was a busy Saturday night and we didn't have a reservation, the host asked us if we could finish...More

Thank Kathleenjp
Reviewed August 12, 2016

My sister and I had dinner here tonight - she just moved to Newburyport a month ago. There are many nice places to eat "in town" but we decided to try the Plum Island Grille tonight. Cars were parked up and down the street so...More

1  Thank Karen K
Reviewed August 10, 2016

all the locals have been coming for awhile now but during the summer months it gets taken over by tourists, uggggg amazing food

Thank Gioia C
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Perfect location and atmosphere for a laid-back beach vacation. Seafood very fresh, interesting sauces, good variety.

Thank Susan_in_MA
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

The Plum Island Grille is a dark and filthy place. We ordered as a starter the tomato soup which was made of tomato chunks from a can with some celery,no spices,no salt, no olive oil nothing else. The soup was cold and kind of 'heated'...More

Thank Saffaronrainbow
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Try to do eat here, but was turned away at the door because our booking had been 'lost' despite it being made on the phone only the previous day. No viable alternative was suggested, so we ended up going elsewhere.

2  Thank rreece
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

So, when we ordered the $12 crab cakes appetizer, it was shocking that two tiny crap cakes arrived on a plate with three asparagus on top of them. I am not exaggerating, each crab cake was about 1-1/2" round. We had a laugh at that....More

Thank SUN_and_H2O
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Great high end restaurant serving great appetizers and entrees that is on the pricey side, very hard to find a seat at the bar but worth the wait.

Thank Sharon G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sunset Dr, Newbury, MA 01951-1809
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-463-2290
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