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Waterfront Grill

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Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good57%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (3 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

We stopped here because we skipped lunch and just wanted to have drinks and an appetizer. We came in and had the option of sitting outside or inside so since it was nice, we chose outside. We waited a bit for the server to come....More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We had dinner here one evening and we were not disappointed. The prices were reasonable, and the food was good. We started off with the fried oysters as an appetizer and then went on to dinner... everything we ordered was delicious. If we are ever...More

Thank lathamt
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Great views of the waterfront highlight an enjoyable experience at Waterfront Grill. Had fried scallops, baked stuffed shrimp and Sushi during our visit. All were of good quality and they certainly will have a returning customer in me. They also have outdoor seating in nice...More

Thank NobodyMan
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We had the lunch specials, mahi mahi ruben and the fish tacos. Sat by the window and loved it. The parking is a little tight.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Previously from New Bedford we make a point to visit Waterfront Grill and also Fathoms. Great seafood, service and atmosphere. Prices are reasonable and location interesting to a land lubber visiting a salty area. :-)

Thank William R
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Had a great family meal here, staff very attentive, restaurant lacks a little atmosphere but the food was delicious. Be warned though the portions are massive, my calamari could quite easily have served five and actually did! All present enjoyed an excellent meal.

Thank Annapanna44
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We sat at a table by the window when we had lunch at the Waterfront Grille. We enjoyed our food with a little view of the harbor. I had Chicken Cobb salad and would recommend it. Husband enjoyed his fish and chips. Server was attentive...More

Thank traveler33951
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Service was slow, waitress was either having a bad day or just kind of blah in general. Her and another waitress were complaining about work. Yeah everyone does that but while trying to enjoy my dinner while on vacation I would prefer not to hear...More

Thank Kristin F
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Went to visit brother who took me to this restaurant. We were not hungry as coming from a shower but hey I could see the fishing boats up close. While some had drinks, one had fish dinner and 2 had appetizers. It was good food...More

Thank marciasturtevant
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

First time at the Waterfront Grill and what a pleasant surprise. The Caesar salad was perfect, quality and presentation was excellent. My wife is a Clam chowder expert, she will always try it if it's on the menu, she thought it was one of the...More

Thank Marc U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
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