Boston's Best Waterfront Dining

Waterfront dining in Boston provides a stunning view with your meal.

A delicious meal with a breathtaking waterfront view makes one’s dining experience beyond pleasing to both eyes and palate. Luckily, it's not difficult to find a fantastic view in the city of Boston and a waterfront view is easy to find. Here are six of our favorite locations for a stunning view with your meal.

Here are the Six Best Waterfront Restaurant Destinations

Legal Sea Foods - Harborside

Legal Sea Foods - Harborside provides three floors of a unique dining experience. Whether it’s a casual menu on the first floor or the promenade deck on the third, guests are never disappointed. While the classic menu items remain, there are also new and wholly composed dishes and new sides—order online for take-out and delivery. 

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Legal Sea Foods - Harborside Daytime View (Courtesy Legal Sea Foods)

Pier 6

Pier 6 is a well-known Boston Waterfront restaurant located near the famous USS Constitution in Charlestown. There are many seating options, including a roof deck, a private dining room for up to 12 people, a dining room with a waterfront view and a patio & bar. Menu items showcase classic New England favorites with seafood and fresh local ingredients. 

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Pier 6 Waterfront (Courtesy Navy Yard Hospitality)

Rowes Wharf Sea Grille

Rowes Wharf Sea Grille offers breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Afternoon tea is available from Thursday to Sunday, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Live outdoor music in the summer evenings will certainly bring guests an enjoyable and relaxing dining experience. Booking a table at the outdoor terrace is well recommended.

Waterline

Guests at Waterline at Boston Marriott Long Wharf receive a menu with New England favorites along with its spectacular waterfront view. There is something for everyone, from solo diners to large groups sharing their dishes. Food is prepared to satisfy guests’ tastes and preferences. A full-service bar is also available. 

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Waterline Bar and Dining Room (Courtesy Waterline)

Joe’s Waterfront

Joe’s Waterfront offers its guests American comfort food with a splendid harbor view. Guests are always Joe’s first priority, and every dish is crafted and prepared to their taste, whether it’s the traditional Prime Rib, Honey Chicken Salad or the new addition, Cast Iron Skillet-Roasted Mussels. Joe’s also believes in the “breaking bread together” concept; hence each table is served with its famous peasant loaf before each meal.

75 on Liberty Wharf

75 on Liberty Wharf is an American restaurant in the seaport district. Its regional American cuisine, crafted drinks and exceptional service bring guests back continually. Its stuffed French toast, seafood stew and steak tips are a must for the customers. Brunch is available on Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.