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Waterway Cafe

) #9 of 164 Restaurants in Palm Beach Gardens ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
2300 Pga Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3599
+1 561-694-1700
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood gumbo” (16 reviews)
“fish dip” (11 reviews)
“key lime pie” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2300 Pga Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3599
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perfect place to have a drink and get a view of the lit up boats for the Christmas boat parade! The place is huge, nothing fancy, more like a big public wharf. Not great food best for cocktails and apps maybe. Lots of restaurants nearby,...More

Thank Rosemary G
Reviewed 3 days ago

This a casual restaurant on the intercostal waterway.Eat inside or outside. Beautiful views watching the boats going by.Usual American menu,salads pizza burgers with local favorites as well.Favorite with locals and visitors alike.

Thank MARGARET50_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Girlfriend and I arrived here from Fort Lauderdale to eat. I was here about 2 years ago and the food has gone down the "tubes" since that last visit. I had a baked crab ( seems like a dip) the lettuce was "dry up"...More

Thank MIKE A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for a later Monday night dinner, so I can't say what it would be like on a weekend when most restaurants like this with a bar on the intercoastal would be more crowded. So I can't really comment on the atmosphere on...More

Thank CCM0822
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view, fun casual atmosphere, good food, Always dependable. The salmon is always fresh, and so are the salads.

Thank Dora F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is only my opinion but I would never go there again as my first visit was definitely my last. Getting seated was problematic as they could not figure where to put a party of two. The service was less than poor it appeared they...More

Thank Candace P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I meet with four of my fellow retiree friends each month at the Waterway Café to solve the problems of the world, rehash good times, and enjoy a wonderful lunch as we watch the yachts and work boats sail past on the Intracoastal Waterway while...More

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here recently with family. The food was very good -- although it didn't knock it socks off. Service was very good. It got a little loud at times, but there was a big party nearby, so that may not be typical. The location...More

Thank rhoneycu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was quaint, love the openness. Food was tasty! Service was friendly, yet professional. Enjoyed the experience. Glad to have had the opportunity to dine in.

Thank Pamela J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a fresh, Ahi tuna seared and served on a bed of mixed greens, seaweed and wasabi sauce. Yummy!!! My husband enjoyed his Mahi sandwich and our girls loved their fish and chips. Great outdoor dining on the water.

Thank 4RealMom
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Ed H
Is there a designated smoking area?
19 April 2017|
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Response from Sherri V | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. We are non-smokers. Didn't notice.
Pet friendly?
3 February 2017|
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Response from Barbara T | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is on the outside patio which is my favorite area for a lovely view and fresh air 🐶
is waterway open Christmas day?
16 December 2016|
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Response from Barbara T | Reviewed this property |
Whoops!! So sorry... it is closed:( Yet... open for the annual Christmas boat parade!! Google it for a preview (west Palm Beach Christmas Boat Parade pictures). 🎉
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 10:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 Pga Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-3599
    (Prosperity Farms)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Beach Gardens
  • Phone Number: +1 561-694-1700
  • E-mail
The Waterway Cafe is a South Florida tradition in waterfront dining since 1986, and the most popular restaurant in the Palm Beaches. Featuring an exciting menu of fresh seafood, steak, chicken, pasta, custom-made pizza entrees and fabulous desserts.

Join us for an evening of great food, lively entertainment (Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings) and refreshing tropical drinks on the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway.
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