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Polcari's Bridgewaye Inn

1265 Ferry Street, Marshfield, MA 02050-1808
+1 781-834-2020
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (47 reviews)
“pizza” (47 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1265 Ferry Street, Marshfield, MA 02050-1808
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1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a great view and great employees too. We both ordered the clam chowder bread bowls and loved them! We were wishing we would have bought some to-go and simply heated them up in the hotel because it was the best food we...More

Thank CovAmy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I choose the Brigdewaye for the food, service and locals. Friendly atmosphere always a good experience. Try the lettuce wraps. Yum.

Thank phclub
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bridgewaye has been one of our favorite restaurants for many years. The seafood and Italian dishes are always excellent. The portions are large and always well prepared. The wait staff are very experienced and have a good sense of humor. We love the location...More

Thank Mike24Boston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I drove down to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary that was held at the Bridgewaye Inn in 1992. Although, they no longer do functions and changed the lay out , the view and atmosphere still remains the same. The food was great...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hostess beyond Rude! Different name? Same restaurant I have been going to for over 40 years! Waitress, bartender, kept apologizing for this totally RUDE hostess! Have not been back in over 2 years! Have no intentions of going back. To many outstanding restaurants in the...More

1  Thank Claire S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Yes Polcari's has fantastic seafood! The "Bridgewaye" has a great and extensive menu. The steamers are some of the best ever, always clean and fresh....never smelly or sandy! The Fish &b Chips has a traditional batter and is always fresh and flaky. Swordfish that my...More

Thank xplorermom
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Even though we've lived in the area for a year and a half this was our first trip to the Bridgewaye. We got a spot at the bar which was very busy, but the bartender was good. I got the caesar salad with grilled shrimp...More

Thank beagle33
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This waterside restaurant is a local favorite...especially on a stormy evening. The place is a warm and inviting refuge from the cold, damp and dreary weather. It's always festive here...casual and friendly. We had the Monkfish Piccata special...very flavorful. The menu is extensive and the...More

1  Thank ThinkingOutLoud
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Was going to order linguini de mer and mentioned the fra diavolo that was on lunch menu; the waitress said the cook would do it and it was very good. I like mine a little more spicy. The seafood had a good variety and was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I ate here for lunch on a Saturday and have been here a few nights for dinner. Food has been good. Servers very good. Friendly place. Fun atmosphere across the street from the ocean.

Thank Kathleen311
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they have outdoor seating?
1 August 2016|
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Response from Rubitron | Reviewed this property |
No but all the seats inside have a view.
Margaret K
Is it a good choice for a ladies' lunch?
5 December 2015|
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Response from barbaract_11 | Reviewed this property |
Sure. Ask to be seated away from the bar area, which should be fairly quiet at lunch. Hopefully, you can get a table with a view. There are several. There is enough choice that everyone will be able to choose food they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1265 Ferry Street, Marshfield, MA 02050-1808
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marshfield
  • Phone Number: +1 781-834-2020
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