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Eastern Point Beach

Beach Pond Road, Groton, CT
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You used to be able to drive in after 6 & get food

This is for the locals: This beach is so expensive, we all know this. I never visit during the day... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Groton, Connecticut
via mobile
Great little beach and Excellent beach food

When people come to visit Mystic, they always wonder where the beaches are.... this is it. Our own... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeannine B
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“small beach” (8 reviews)
“snack bar” (6 reviews)
Beach Pond Road, Groton, CT
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is for the locals: This beach is so expensive, we all know this. I never visit during the day but you used to be able to drive in after 6, not have to pay a beach fee and just get a nice dinner by...More

Thank kristineregine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When people come to visit Mystic, they always wonder where the beaches are.... this is it. Our own little piece of paradise with a white sandy beach, playground and best beach food around. Handmade burgers and New England clam chowda that is better than any...More

1  Thank Jeannine B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Cool breeze and a perfect place to view the sunset. Enjoying a walk and the view makes this place more beautiful

1  Thank vasu87
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Small scenic outcropping in Groton. Beautiful camera shots with sea birds and water vegetation. Great place to be alone with your thoughts.

Thank PABuckeyeFans
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've live in Groton for years and have watched a inane rules, fear of law suits and lack of upkeep have taken all the fun out of Eastern Point Beach. Two beautiful rafts have disappeared after a brief stint, the waterline is often lined with...More

1  Thank orion1248
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is an awesome place to go to watch ships and boats come and go.There are tables to sit at and eat.There are often walkers or joggers making their circuts around the property.

1  Thank ajfmrf
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The Kennedy's and others used to come here. It is not a very large beach but much nice scenery and you can see the Fireworks on the Fourth of July. They also sell food at reasonable prices. I thank the Lord for living close to...More

1  Thank 77praisethelord77
Reviewed 29 August 2016

great place to enjoy during the summer and off seasons with your own picnic and view of Thames River and all the recreational traffic on the river.

Thank NJR3
Reviewed 23 August 2016

this is a lovely municipal beach with a snack bar. not much shade, but the water is usually clear and cool.

Thank CT t
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The beach itself is very nice however, if you are not a Groton resident the parking fee is incredibly high in the "season". Which runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

5  Thank jim f
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
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