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The Restaurant at Water's Edge

1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
+1 888-710-0968
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“brunch” (52 reviews)
“pasta station” (4 reviews)
“crepes” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
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11 - 20 of 245 reviews

Reviewed 10 January 2018

Setting is very nice. That is the nicest part of the restaurant. Ate four meals here. Breakfast was very nice. Lunch was Ok. Dinner was nothing special, particularly when you consider the price.

Thank KatieCT045
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of the greatest restaurants I’ve ever been to. Amazing view, and even better food. The service was extremely high end, and everything about our meal was exceptional. Would definitely recommend for those looking for a five star place.

Thank Parasailsbeach
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The view is even better than the food, but the buffet that they have on Sundays is really very good and is a nice place to take members of the family who may be visiting you for a while on the Connecticut shoreline.

Thank James C
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We had a 3:30 reservation and only had to wait a few minutes. The v bye was decorated beautifully inside and outside was amazing. The buffet was outstanding! Everything was fresh, tasted amazing and looked appetizing! We truly enjoy ourselves and the service was excellent....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 November 2017

attractive setting with windows looking to the Long Island Sound, specials each night, nicely served by attenative wait staff, tasty food

Thank med92014
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The brunch was amazing. They had fresh fruit, cooked eggs, and make to order omelets, and crepes. The ham, turkey and roast were delicious. There was even creme brulee as one of the desserts!

Thank Bonnie P
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We have been to the Water's Edge many times over the past 26 years.We had a special ocassion banquet there several years ago.The service was perfect and the food was excellent.We went to the Sunday brunch in July.Excellent as usual ,They are trying out new...More

Thank gerard170
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We stopped for drinks and appetizers in the afternoon. It is a nice spot for that and teh apps were good. Worth a stop for a relaxing cocktail in a nice setting.

Thank cttraveller67
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had won a silent auction and received vouchers for the brunch. We looked it up and saw that it was regularly $38 each and the voucher paid for the cost of the brunch as well as taxes and gratuity. With all...More

Thank dbbohner
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a nice little restaurant to visit. Lots of options (mostly seafood). The wait staff was helpful and friendly. Enjoyed the romantic ambiance.

Thank CBerms
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Teenzone | Reviewed this property |
I have been to a couple of weddings there, one outside and one inside. Both were handled beautifully, and the size of your wedding is ideal for them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
    (Ripley Hill Road)
  • Public Transportation: 1 Mile from the Westbrook Train Station and on the Shoreline Bus route.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 888-710-0968
  • E-mail
We would be happy to have you dine with us during your visit to our award-winning restaurant filled with a wide variety of many dishes. We are located right on the shoreline and can enjoy the view of the ocean while you dine with is. We have many signature martinis, italian, and seafood entrees.
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