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On the Waterfront

250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
+1 860-444-2800
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“stuffed shrimp” (13 reviews)
“pistachio cake” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (36 reviews)
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Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went with family. I had checked this out on TripAdvisor and thought there would be more of a selection of foods and a nice view. Most menu items were larger than we actually wanted for lunch. The prices were also a little higher than I...More

Thank CAdele W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family ate here while visiting my daughter at Conn College. The atmosphere was lively and the service was terrific. We liked the special cocktail and wine. Some of the food was delicious and some so-so. We really enjoyed the Caesar salad, chicken wings, bread,...More

Thank LBTraveler2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for dinner after looking on line for a place for good seafood. My friend had the scallops and I had scallops and stuffed shrimp - both were quite tasty. The butter had cayenne in it,- they did not tell us that was...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were given this restaurant as great seafood & would be able to assist in my celiac gluten free diet. Well there was no parking so had to spend 1/2 hr up & down side streets before finding a spot up a hill on a...More

Thank Susan I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great family meal here. Lots of good choices. Eggplant was amazing. Steaks and pasta were also great. Highly recommend On the Waterfront.

Thank Kurt S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was an excellent stop on my business trip to east coast. The staff was friendly, the restaurant was not a chain, it is right on the water and the food was great. This is a nice quaintly located place with quality food and a...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The staff was excellent here, very attentive and nice. We were seated on time. The bread was fair, nothing great. We ordered the Calamari which was so spicy is was like spicy buffalo chicken wings. My boyfriend got the zuppa de pesce on risotto which...More

Thank lisanap
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We had a large family gathering at On The Waterfront and were treated to delicious meals and spot-on service! Thanks for a great evening.

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went to On the Waterfront following our Coast Guard Academy visit. We had made reservations. We were greeted by the owner and seated immediately upon arriving. Our server was efficient, attentive but not intrusive, and very informative about the local area. Our meals were...More

Thank bgrieshaber
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent and knowledgeable service. Great menu. Chicken Marsala is particularly good and a diverse menu with something for everyone.

Thank Lauren P
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Tara M
24 June 2017|
Response from ronald c | Reviewed this property |
There is no specific children's menu but they do have wraps and panini sandwiches. They also have a.cheeseburger on menu, hope this helps.
Tara M
24 June 2017|
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Response from Unclesogg | Reviewed this property |
The Owner "Stash" will absolutely accommodate children. Great place great views.
18 September 2016|
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Response from grumpyntiana | Reviewed this property |
Very casual...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 860-444-2800
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