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Riverway Lobster House

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$$ - $$$
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1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
+1 508-398-2172
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Asbury Park, New Jersey
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We come here ever year for our annual vaca and love the food (sometimes even twice while we're here!). Everything is great - food, drinks, cleanliness, atmosphere.

Thank ChrisnPaulAP
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

The best onion soup on Cape Cod. The whole menu has plenty of variety and it's all good! Nice Bar with full menu and beverage service and plenty of TV's for watching your favorite team. Lots of parking and all the comforts of home.

Thank BostonDennis
Stafford Springs, Connecticut
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

A group of us dined at the Riverway on Saturday night. Our visit was the entree portion of our progressive dinner so we didn't have appetizers, salads, soups or dessert so consequently I couldn't review them. If they are indicative of our perfect entree they would be delightful. The Riverway Lobster House is upscale with entrees between $18 to $30... More 

1 Thank WaltMary57
Jefferson, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in randomly. Hadn't seen or read any reviews. Meal & service was excellent. A little expensive, but well worth it. So many restaurants on the Cape are expensive, but only mediocre, The Riverway is a pleasant surprise to earn my hard earned dollars.

Thank jmac1969
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Food was horrible!! Service not so great! I was very disappointed! My in laws go here quite a bit I will not be going back!

Thank Islandgirl093022
Cape Cod
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206 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

Riverway has been around a long time and we always found that they have friendly and efficient service along with good food at a reasonable price. Their portions are a good size and the menu is pretty varied especially the specials they offer most if not all nights. I recommend you make reservations especially for weekends. They serve lunches and... More 

Thank Bill246
Lowell, Massachusetts
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269 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Recently had dinner here and of course had to get lobster. My choice was their baked stuffed lobster, which came stuffed with huge scallops and a delicious crumb stuffing. My friend got their Lobster Newburg and that was yummy. Our waiter, was so nice and accommodating and so much fun. It was a great enjoyable evening and we left with... More 

Thank Martha T
Averill Park, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Best dinner I ever had anywhere. Past this place for years but never went in, sorry I missed out for all these years.

Thank Cabcah
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

A little below average plane which had lost it lust. The food seems frozen and more like a tourist trap.

Thank Sal G
North Scituate, Rhode Island
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Have visited the Cape for many years and never thought to eat here, this week we decided to try it since our usuals were closed for the season. What a great place! Dinner was excellent, being Gluten Intolerant it's not easy, however they had a nice choice for me to choose from. I had the Shrimp scampi very tasty over... More 

Thank denise c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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 - 9:00 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?