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Riverway Lobster House

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1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
+1 508-398-2172
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (125 reviews)
“chowder” (44 reviews)
“cornbread” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate here our first night in Cape Cod. The food was good and the service was excellent. The restaurant was very clean. We had the pot roast and it was very tender and flavorful.

Thank armydadof2
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are on the Cape and someone with you is not into seafood and you are...then hurry here! Yes indeed the fish dish will be great but...so is the Turkey dinner, so is the Meatloaf, and..surprse...the whole menu is sure toplease! A true Cape...More

Thank billybuzzy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good menu, a bit pricey and could use some overhaul of inside, but basically a good standby - Would go again

Thank easterner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ribs were tepid and terrible and overpriced. Dry with sauce just poured over top after cooking. I would prefer McRibs! Should have sent them back.

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us ate dinner here in May. We sat in the lounge where there is a nice fireplace and it is cozy,comfortable. We do not care for the dining room. The meals were very good, swordfish, filet of sole with newburg and prime rib....More

Thank jamaplus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this restaurant, because a local recommended it. We weren’t disappointed. Our waitress was very attentive, keeping our water glasses full. Our meals arrived promptly, she brought our check and picked it up promptly. There was very good piano player who played appropriate mood...More

Thank NoneColumbus
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Good food, early bird specials, they even give you desert. Nice dining area. Good service. Right on the main road.

Thank pamO8839
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Every 3rd Sunday of the month; Riverway offers 3 hours of Jazz along with their moderately priced menu. The food is always fresh and of good quality... the restaurant has s laid back vibe that I really enjoy and the Jazz is just wonderful. Very...More

Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

My wife order lobster bisque horrible,my son ordered scallops terrible he ate one and said it was bad,I had lobster roll no taste I think they took leftover lobster and put it on a roll no taste what so ever we did not eat anything...More

1  Thank BobCNJ
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

I’m not really sure why this restaurant is acquiring decent reviews. Our family was vacationing in Cap Cod and we made a 1/2 hour trip to eat at the Riverway. We were extremely disappointed with the place and food..The place was very old and outdated...More

Thank Capri1972
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February 16, 2018|
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Response from bearcapecod | Reviewed this property |
You sound pretty bitter, sounds more personal than professional, always loved the riverway used to work there back in the 80’s,
February 16, 2018|
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Response from dillandra | Reviewed this property |
Got nothing
November 8, 2017|
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Response from NewtDavis13 | Reviewed this property |
Be glad they don’t.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-398-2172
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