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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
CUISINES
American, Seafood
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Gluten Free Options
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SOUP & SALADS
Add Chicken $5, Add Shrimp $7
Shredded Iceberg Salad
gorgonzola, applewood smoked bacon, plum tomatoes, red onion, red wine vinaigrette
13
Beet Salad
roasted beets, goat cheese, radish, pickled red onion, toasted pecans, frisée & mâche, sherry shallot vinaigrette
13
View Cobb Salad
jumbo shrimp, smoked bacon, roquefort cheese, egg, avocado, red onion, croutons, house vinaigrette
18
Maine Lobster Bisque
sherry cream, chives
11
New England Clam "Chowda"
littleneck clams, smoked bacon, Yukon potatoes
10
Caesar Salad
hearts of romaine, toasted garlic herb croutons, parmesan reggiano, classic caesar dressing
12
RAW BAR
Local East Coast Oysters*
red wine mignonette
ea.3
Littleneck Clams*
fresh horseradish
ea.1.75
Colossal Shrimp Cocktail
traditional cocktail sauce
18
Crab Cocktail
jumbo lump meat crabmeat, cocktail sauce, lemon aïoli
28
The Skiff Seafood Platter*
5 oysters, 5 clams, 5 mussels, shrimp cocktail (5)
40
APPETIZERS
Yellowfin Tuna Tartare*
sesame-ginger, avocado
15
Long Island Stuffed Clams
topped with applewood smoked bacon
11
Steamed PEI Mussels
chorizo, leeks, roasted garlic-white wine broth, toasted sourdough
12
Peking Duck Tacos
scallion, avocado, hoisin sauce
14
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
mango salsa, avocado, meyer lemon aïoli
18
Crispy Thai Calamari
peanuts, cilantro, lime, sweet chili glaze
14
Popcorn Shrimp
spiced-rémoulade sauce
12
BIG PLATES
All sandwiches served with french fries (Gluten free wrap add $3)
View Bistro Burger*
vermont cheddar cheese, applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion, brioche roll
16
Monterey Chicken Club
applewood smoked bacon, swiss, avocado aïoli, toasted ciabatta
12
Sliced Steak Sandwich*
caramelized vidalia onions, mozzarella, toasted garlic ciabatta
17
Shrimp Po' Boy
crispy shrimp, buttered new england roll, shredded lettuce, tomato, spiced-rémoulade sauce
14
New England Lobster Roll
chilled lobster salad, buttered new england roll
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Scottish Salmon
french lentils, celery root-parsnip purée, spiced pumpkin jam
29
Baja Style Fish Tacos
crispy montauk fluke, guacamole, chipotle, Pico de gallo, corn tortilla, lime
15
Slow Braised Short Rib of Beef
white chocolate-parsnip purée, autumn vegetables, star anise-cabernet reduction
29
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went recently with family for mini-celebration. We were not disappointed. We were a group of 7. First and foremost, the atmosphere is so well-done. Beautifully designed for formal setting and yet cozy and warm for small, intimate dining. Food: Choices ranged from sushi to shellfish...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Geosuzie84
Reviewed October 8, 2019

Food was very good - order the calamari with chili sauce and lobster risotto yum Also, had the short ribs - very filling but good! Can't be the location and the singer at bar Felicia was amazing!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank deb1201
Reviewed September 30, 2019

A very nice surprise,great meal,I first went with a friend at resturant week. Short ribs with great sides,and an outstanding chocolate dessert offering,that you wont want to share is my favorite meal . This is a great local place to host a celebration event. I...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Pathfinder181481
Reviewed September 26, 2019 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner over looking the water. Waitstaff was very attentive and recommended very good gluten free apps and entrees . My partner loved the duck tacos and I had the fish special. Just perfect! Save room for dessert!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank vivm734
Reviewed August 15, 2019

If you sit outside you are literally "on the water". Our food was excellent. We did wait a little bit to get our order, but we were seated at shift change. Once our waiter was ready to work, she was awesome. The seafood was fresh...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank GSMIII
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Haven't been here in years. It's been rebuilt and well done! Great view (lol) large outdoor waterside seating and a nice seafood gourmet menu. Big bar and dance floor and lives music too. We had great service and enjoyed our food! Lots of nicely dressed...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank AllanNCynthia
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Nice place for drinks and a bite to eat! Sit outside on the deck and enjoy the waterviews! Reasonably priced and watch for happy hour specials!!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank bobkV8030YK
Reviewed August 4, 2019

The management & staff are so kind & caring. We were treated like family. It was the BEST DAY EVER!! Our maitre d' was amazing, she answered ever email I sent & every question I asked. She made sure everything was perfect & I was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank DDand4kids
Reviewed June 24, 2019

The calamari was delicious, then the night went down hill. Had to send the salmon back TWICE. Service was horrible. I don’t mind paying for good food and good service but this place is not worth the money. On the plus side the place is...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Nick R, Public Relations Manager at View, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2019

First and foremost, my sincere apologies. I will firmly address the issues with all the relevant parties immediately. We do strive to make every experience at View Restaurant a good one but obviously we fell short last night. Again my sincere apologies. I would like...More

Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

I probably called at least a dozen places to try to find a place with outdoor seating that took reservations. The View fit the bill. Not only was the food amazing but so was the View! There was live music and even a fireworks show...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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carhar11
July 24, 2017|
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Response from DebiOco | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the restaurant directly. Hope you enjoy this place as much as we do!
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yankees4256
March 6, 2017|
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Response from DebiOco | Reviewed this property |
Go to Lessing's website, click on View, then click on the catering menu under Private Parties. TripAdvisor would not let me put the link here for you. It's a pdf file. /webphotos/8_2016822_12549_menu.pdf
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Response from maries939 | Reviewed this property |
Don't have any idea....call them
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