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Back Eddy

1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
+1 508-636-6500
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (33 reviews)
“succotash” (9 reviews)
“stuffed clams” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 30 October 2017

The view is spectacular but the food is mediocre. The clams were overcooked and the fries were overcooked. It was a nice place to have a glass of wine.

Thank ojerio
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I've been disappointed before so was not excited when friends wanted to eat here. I had a nice surprise and our waitress Alicia was sweet and on top of things. We sat inside but had a nice view of the water and fortunately it was...More

Thank rupacked
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have eaten at the Back Eddy several times. I am a resident of Westport. I have gone for drinks, light eats and full dinner service. Fish and Chips is very good! The menu is limited with Chef Special's offered. The menus, for what is...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My wife and I met a friend who lives in the area while we were visiting from out of town. We sat outside along the docks. It was a wonderful setting. The food was quite good, but not great. Try the Succotash, the fish sandwich,...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Good food, wonderful service, and beautiful views of the Westport river- only negative is the noise. The swordfish is always well prepared. and seafood is absolutely fresh.

Thank nancypaull
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We stopped for lunch and enjoyed sitting outside on the sun deck. The chowder was excellent, and the shrimp in the shrimp cocktail were huge. Service was good and the drinks fine. Found it all to be a bit pricey but I guess you pay...More

Thank IP3806
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, service and atmosphere. This restaurant is right on the ocean with Beautiful views. Nice bar too!

Thank Owen B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant on the Westport River. Photo perfect sunsets. The restaurant has a small alcove for business gathering. The food is average, but pricy for the area. The dining room is very noisy. There are limited tables out on the deck which is a more...More

Thank Dorene M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I wish I could say that I love this restaurant. The view is to die for. Lots of summer visitors descend to spend their money here. The food is good but their is not one person over twenty two who works at this restaurant. I...More

Thank Sachengka
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful venue on the water at Westport Point. Outdoor bar worth checking out while waiting for table. Beautiful sunset pictures with boats in background. Reservations can be made ahead. We were able to get our own room for the 12 of us. Indoor bar has...More

1  Thank Jane H
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Questions & Answers
Elaine G
23 April 2017|
Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but they should have the menu on line!!
26 January 2017|
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Response from Aaron D | Property representative |
Not at this time. However if your not in a rush there will be someone in the office after Feb 1. call leave a message and someone will get back to. Sorry for the inconvenience
10 July 2016|
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Response from JeanneQ62 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not, they have a lobster Lorraine, which is a small amount of lobster meat with lots a shallots and a few pieces of asparagus. For almost $32.00... Not worth it...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bridge Rd, Westport, MA 02790
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 508-636-6500
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