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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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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1525 Boston Post Rd, Westbrook, CT 06498-2044
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

If your looking for good old boring Chicken / Egglant Parm - your in the wrong place. The restaurant only has about 8 entrees on the menu, which to me tells me the chef cares about his food - not diner slop. The New England...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 2 March 2017

One of the Greatest Brunch Buffets in New England. There is so much to chose from, carving station , omelete, creepes and more. Great service too

Thank mogreenberg1
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Totally love this place. Fancy, but not stuffy or snooty. The food was excellent. My wife and I were treated very well by the staff and server. The tables are impeccable, the chef very good. Making some of the tastiest food we have ever had....More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

One week after New Year's is our wedding anniversary. The Sunday brunch was a quiet and relaxing celebration being a slow time. The service was excellent. Since it was slow we were offered a table near the window facing the beautiful water views. The food...More

Thank Fran F
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

After reading several negative reviews on Facebook & Trip Advisor, we were a bit reluctant to eat @ the hotel restaurant & called around to several local eateries to find nothing open for Christmas dinner. Left with no choice,we gave it a try. Not only...More

Thank Valekins
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We had breakfast at the restaurant twice during a one-week stay. The first time we had omelettes, fruit and coffee. The view over Long Island Sound to terrific. The service was friendly and competent, if not exactly fast considering we were almost the only ones...More

Thank Bill V
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had a really great meal despite our stay at Waters Edge being horrible. The food was really the only thing enjoyable for us.

1  Thank Therrien63012
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We tried the Sunday brunch here due to the location (right on LI Sound) and prior recommendations. While the outdoor scenery and the design of the restaurant are quite beautiful the high price and the mediocre service earn this spot only an average grade. Since...More

1  Thank lpcee3
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I remember when this hotel was built and opened. Five stars for sure for facilities, customer service and quality of the food. When calling for a reservation today, I searched the web, opened the top listing for waters edge, pushed the reservation link, and got...More

2  Thank anniemenc
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went with a large group of people for a catered breakfast. It was nice to see that they were serving fresh fruit as part of the buffet. There was a limited selection of baked goods. The buffet consisted of scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, and potatoes....More

Thank jon762
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4 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
US$15 - US$40
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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