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Riverway Lobster House

1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
+1 508-398-2172
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“chowder” (44 reviews)
“cornbread” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our second visit. Hubby and a friend ordered the Fish and Chips, another the Baked Stuff Sole in a Newburg Sauce and their dishes were absolutely fabulous. I ordered the Pot Roast, which was Very Salty, but the Green Beans were the best...More

Thank Mercedeady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for dinner. The service was very good and the food was great. I had the scallops casino which had enough scallops seasoned well and baked. Very good. Others had baked stuffed shrimp, shrimp scampi, and we shared the lobster mac. The lobster mac...More

Thank Richard Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our fav restaurant on the Cape. Every year, for past 8 yrs, weve eatten here twice during our week-long stay. We especially love the double lobster meal for $24.95 Sun-Thurs nights. We get the house specialty potato dish & mashed butternut squash (sometimes...More

Thank JoEllen P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a recommendation of the Ranger at the Salt Pond Visitors Center. Was seated near the bar, which I didnt like but kept out seats. The Potato Skin app ewas a heaping mound of food and was tasty. Unlike most places, instead of potatos...More

Thank markus2229
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our accomodation owner recommended the restaurant and it lived up to expectations. There are two dining areas, one in a more informal bar area and the main dining room which had live music being played. The little necks on half shells were excellent and the...More

Thank peter h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going to the Cape for years and used to pass this restaurant all the time. My family and I finally decided to go their for dinner and we were very pleased. The food was good and the service was excellent, and priced reasonably....More

Thank Yankeefan83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has some great comfort food besides the extensive seafood menu. I had the pot roast dinner with sides of mashed potatoes, rich beef gravy, string beans, butternut squash and salad. All were excellent. My wife had the chicken pie, which was a large...More

Thank aablodgett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a very busy Friday night on the cape and we were trying to get a last minute reservation for 12. after making a few calls the Riverway said they could accommodate us. Upon arrival we were quickly seated in the area near the...More

Thank Orangecar
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Good food and excellent pianist Our waitress was friendly and especially enjoyed the piano player. Would definitely recommend.

Thank michael m
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We made our second trip to Cape Cod, and as always we returned to the 'Fab" Riverway ! For many years our preferred waitress was named Dianne, as she always did an excellent job..... Sadly, she has retired to Lauderdale-by-the- Sea..... We are happy to...More

Thank Brian C
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Response from soarinval12 | Reviewed this property |
I didnt notice because I was there for brunch . sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4427
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-398-2172
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