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Black Bass Grille

3 Water St, Dartmouth, MA 02748-3445
+1 508-999-6975
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (6 reviews)
“chowder” (6 reviews)
“scallops” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
££ - £££
3 Water St, Dartmouth, MA 02748-3445
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to love this place but it's focus is on serving booze not food. It serves the locals morning noon and night like any corner bar in a city or rural community. The Black Bass caters to the local alcohol-ics, more so than sober...More

Thank LC M
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyable, casual, quiet atmosphere in the outside dining area at the rear of the restaurant. We were there on Sunday evening and unknown to us, the menu was very different from the other days. Still, the food was unique and tasty. We will look forward...More

Thank barblyn1
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a saturday night. Seating inside or out. Home town harbor atmosphere with great seafood.

Thank flextime789
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Charming little place discovered by accident. We intended to try another place but we walked into ths quaint place. Service was quick, meal was well presented and tasty.. We had cocktails, chowder, salad and fish. Everything was very delicious. I loved being able to see...More

Thank Marsha L
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We only had beer here, but were lucky to do so on a night when there was an Irish tune session happening inside and the weather was nice enough that the windows were open so we could hear the music outside. There is a great...More

Thank worldfamousjeff
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

An immediate warm welcome from staff, and we were seated at a window overlooking the inner harbor just in time for a glorious sunset. Guinness on tap, reasonably priced and expertly drawn. The menu was wide, deep and inventive. Some if the run-of-the-mill items, but...More

1  Thank Jack R
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Black Bass Grille has hired new kitchen staff and a creative chef who works to bring great food to the public at fair prices. I visited during Oktoberfest and tried their Rhineland style Brisket served with winter vegetables. The meat was so tender a...More

Thank Joseph I
Reviewed 11 September 2016

large group evening out... good service, good food. Many in the group had lobster rolls, which looked very good. Some of us had the seared scallop over pasta special. Everyone was pleased. Chef was called out to table for congratulations. Heard he had started working...More

1  Thank R W
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Overcrowded, hot, and food just so-so. Service was awful and they were out of many entree options yet failed to tell us this. Therefore we had to order several times. I ordered a wedge salad and got some weird lettuce. How do you screw up...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I am totally disgusted and discouraged by my experience today at the Black Bass. I will first start off by saying the food is great and I will not deny that. The pizza and pound cake never let me down and it is the best...More

Thank shanerose002
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Water St, Dartmouth, MA 02748-3445
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-999-6975
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