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Rachel's Waterside Grill

281 Woodcleft Ave, Freeport, NY 11520-6337
+1 516-546-0050
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (37 reviews)
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American, Seafood
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281 Woodcleft Ave, Freeport, NY 11520-6337
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though we haven't been regular customers of Rachel's, we have been going there since they first opened many years ago. The food is pretty good but what happened there the last two times have forced us to make the decision to never return to them....More

Thank aretemind
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven’t eaten here in years. We were seated immediately right by the window with a great view. We were served hot apple cider with bourbon to warm up. The selection of breads they have is nice. No wine list, but, they will tell you what...More

1  Thank PrincessVahineMaui
Reviewed 28 September 2018

There is excellent parking in a lot across the street. The service was excellent but the food was very average. Maybe we made a bad selection but the seafood platter at $23 was fairly tasteless. Another in the party had a hamburger which was reported...More

Thank Liamsmamo
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We ate here a few times, on occasion. Decent menu selections. always a few selections for non-seafood eaters. WE happened to enjoy the fresher Seafood and alternate-to-sea food offerings during peak season summers when the crowds are there. Tough to get 'free' parking anywhere on...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

It’s pretty bad when you call a restaurant NINE TIMES during their open hours to make a reservation and no one answers the phone. Even at the customer service extension!!!

Thank j0hnanth0nyz
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We came here by boat! Yes, you can dock the boat right outside, the other side from the street of course, the water side. We came here with our friends. First we sat by the bar to cool off and waited for the table. It...More

Thank NoraFrydman
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Good water front restaurant. Good food, clean. Has a bar. Can eat out side weather permitting. Recommend steak sandwich.

Thank brendan946
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

The bus staff must have started today. After a water spill and two broken glass pitchers they settled down. Keep alert anything is possible.

Thank Roberta S
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We sat outside and while the evening was nice and warm the air conditioning was blowing! The house salad started very well, very fresh. The rest of the meal was unimpressive. The grilled monkfish was swimming in oil and the crab filled flounder lacked taste....More

Thank Sergio G
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Fun place to go on the water in the middle of all the bars on the Nautical mile Fri before 6 cheep hot Lobster Happy Hour only M-T 4-7 No fri HH Fun and bands

Thank Pete T
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Marc T
23 September 2017|
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Response from Eugene F | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. By law you should.
27 August 2017|
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Response from Eugene F | Reviewed this property |
So I am late answering, been doing a lot of traveling. They have a full menu. Enjoy.
Dora S
3 July 2016|
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Response from Ivan S | Property representative |
Yes! We do serve Sunday brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Woodcleft Ave, Freeport, NY 11520-6337
    (Front Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 516-546-0050
  • E-mail
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