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Plum Island Grille

) #4 of 5 Restaurants in Newbury ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Seafood
2 Sunset Dr, Newbury, MA 01951-1809
+1 978-463-2290
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
4 weeks ago
“Gorgeous View from the Bar”
13 Sep 2016
“Great experience”
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Fusion
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 Sunset Dr, Newbury, MA 01951-1809
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Reviews (171)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Smallest portions I've ever seen for mediocre food at a premium price. Owners need to understand this is Newbury, MA not Newbury St.

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun drinks and a gorgeous view from the bar of the sunset. Mainly seafood but a few options for vegetarians and non seafood lovers. The cheese plate was delish and the cheese is made locally. Friendly staff. Fun atmosphere. Good vacation vibes. Try the Ruby...More

Thank Meaghan Y
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We have been coming here for years - its always been fun to hang out on the small deck with drinks enjoying the view of the marsh & sunset, or in the open bar area. But sadly, tonite it appears the place has gone to...More

Thank NHtravelers41
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Good meal and great staff but we were unable to carry on a conversation due to loud people at surrounding tables and the bar. Won't return as conversation without yelling should be part of the dining experience.

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had dinner here. The windows and doors were open with a beautiful breeze off the salt marshes. The food was very good as were the drinks. Swordfish was excellent. It was a great island experience.

Thank SABTravels
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I was with a party of 5 women celebrating a bachelorette on Plum Island this past weekend. We had a great experience of the restaurant. Our server was attentive and prompt and happy to answer all our questions. I had the BEST ribs I have...More

1  Thank MontereyMama83
Reviewed 1 September 2016

My daughter and I had dinner at Plum Island Grille while visiting in Newburyport, MA. We ordered a small plate of sea scallops with brussel sprouts and had their sangria. The food was very very good and the small portion was perfectly satisfying for our...More

Thank Retired662013
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Made. 7 PM reservation. Wife and I had a drink at the beautiful Sunset Bar. Paid check, bartender knocked over water glass , water in my wife's lap. No big deal, it is water. We were seated for dinner at 7PM. 20 minutes pass, no...More

Thank Hammerhead44
Reviewed 14 August 2016

After spending the afternoon in Newburyport and walking on the beach at Plum Island, we had a delicious dinner at the Plum Island Grille. Though it was a busy Saturday night and we didn't have a reservation, the host asked us if we could finish...More

Thank Kathleenjp
Reviewed 13 August 2016

My sister and I had dinner here tonight - she just moved to Newburyport a month ago. There are many nice places to eat "in town" but we decided to try the Plum Island Grille tonight. Cars were parked up and down the street so...More

1  Thank Karen K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sunset Dr, Newbury, MA 01951-1809
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-463-2290
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