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Rocky's Aqua

34 Riverside Dr, Cedar Island Marina, Clinton, CT 06413-2625
+1 860-664-3788
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“fried oysters” (7 reviews)
“ahi tuna” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
34 Riverside Dr, Cedar Island Marina, Clinton, CT 06413-2625
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1 - 10 of 318 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We love great seafood, and we are happy to pay for it. HOWEVER, the portion sizes were quite small for the $27/plate price we paid. There was no bread or complimentary appetizer to help fill us up either. Our potatoes were room temperature and the...More

Thank MARYANN B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff - let us sit for about 45 min before ordering. ( Wednesday evening ) Excellent area and view. The windows are usually open in the summer and there is a lovely breeze off the water. Food is wonderful.

Thank amy k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I met up with some friends for lunch recently at Rocky’s Aqua. Our meals were awesome, my friend and I had the blacked scallops which were perfectly cooked and delicious. My husband had the fish and chips and my friends husband had...More

Thank ladyjoy62
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are awaiting your return as well! Nothing keeps a smile on our face quite like hearing positive feedback. Our staff remains the shining star at Rocky's Aqua, and it's always a breathe of fresh air to know that the staffs hard work doesn't go...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious fresh steamed lobster served as it should be! We were in the mood for a nice whole lobster. We each had one of these succulent treats. My hubby had New England Clam Chowder which he enjoyed and I had house side salad. Nice side...More

Thank NJmao
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad to know that our steamed lobsters put a smile on your face!!! Please come back soon and experience some of our other treats!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great cucumber margaritas! Nice food lobsters, tuna . Soups are way to salty but the ice cream makes up for it!More

Thank Patricia M
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Patricia, sorry to hear of your salty soup...next time please let someone know of your displeasure and we can surely make it right. On a side note, we are pleased to hear that you like our house made ice cream! "The Scoop" has been a...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Rockys Aqua is a fun restaurant on the water. The open air venue is a perfect summer night spot for seafood with a sunset.

Thank lollygal
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you lollygal for reviewing the restaurant! Our sunsets here at the Cedar Island Marina can leave you speechless and we hope that we see more of you in the future! Come see us soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We ate here twice this summer. An open deck with seating and a bar is on the left as you enter and a covered porch with seating is along the back. On our first visit we had dinner inside - looking out at the water:...More

1  Thank Ann622
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

By the sounds of it, we will be seeing you more than twice this summer in the future and that makes us extremely happy! Thank you for taking the time to review the restaurant. Our staff loves knowing how their effort continuously creates a positive...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped for dinner early on a weeknight. Parking lot was busy and there was only one handicapped space. Seemed odd that the lot was so full. Restaurant was not busy at that time. We were seated at a window. Great place to see the...More

Thank M V
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

M V...I wish that your experience here at the restaurant mirrored the majority of people that enter our doors. With so many people coming in and out, there is always a possibility that a plate leaving the kitchen may not have been truly up to...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here fur lunch after visiting the Outlets in Clinton was good and very friendly. Burger was good and Wraps of Mahi mahi.

Thank Pat0723954
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Well Pat, we are happy that you found us! Rocky's Aqua is a true hidden gem tucked away in Cedar Island Marina! Next time you are in the area, drop in and say hello!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Really good clams casino. Great Point Judith calamari. Good martinis. Very friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Franklin C
Sam G, Owner at Rocky's Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Clams casino has been a true staple for over a decade! Thank you for reviewing the restaurant Franklin! Come back and share a smile soon!

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rcampochap
4 September 2017|
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Response from Sam G | Property representative |
Thanks for inquiring about our restaurant, as we offer an amazing gluten free section! 1. Ahi Tuna Appetizer- sesame encrusted, served cold with wasabi sauce and soy lime glaze 2. Little Neck Clams- steamed with white wine... More
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Voyage600050
16 June 2017|
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Response from Sam G | Property representative |
Our prices remain the same for lunch and dinner. As for our PEI Mussels, they are priced at $12
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mlcoppola
22 April 2017|
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Response from Sam G | Property representative |
Thanks for thinking of our reataurant to host your little party! We are currently open 7 days a week serving lunch and dinner starting at 12 noon. Feel free to visit our website online to see pictures and a guided video... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Riverside Dr, Cedar Island Marina, Clinton, CT 06413-2625
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-664-3788
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Description
Rocky's is located in Cedar Island Marina overlooking Clinton Harbor, Cedar Island and Long Island Sound. Enjoy the never ending activity with the constant boat traffic, the southwesterly trade winds on one of our two beautiful decks.
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