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Rope Walk - CLOSED

1 Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA 02554-3539
+1 508-228-8886
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
11 Nov 2014
“Great Location, but that was it - Now Closed”
19 Sep 2014
“Great view, okay drinks”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1 Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA 02554-3539
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 11 November 2014

The Rope Walk was one of the most overrated restaurants on the island when it was open. I say that, although I see most ratings on this site were less than stellar. The restaurant still managed to get crowds because of the location - the...More

Thank tcstar66
Reviewed 19 September 2014

The spot on the wharf could not be any better...hands down, the best view! Which is exactly why we stopped in for a drink. There was a great little lounging area outside overlooking the water - perfect for people watching. However, the 3 different cocktails...More

Thank 384barbiec
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Used to go there often when it was Ropewalk It was a fun place with great drinks and terrific food. When it changed to Cru a few years ago I actually returned my food and walked out of the restaurant. In fairness, it had just...More

Thank Emelen1
Reviewed 7 October 2013 via mobile

Rope Walk has been replaced by a new restaurant called Cru. The new restaurant is very different. Not bad. Just different. Miss the old Rope Walk.

1  Thank denverstevew
Reviewed 12 September 2013

But, no one will know. This is where the yacht Captain's hang out. Lots of great food and booze. A world class bar only a short walk from where you left your yacht. Plus it seems to be a magnet for the people who want...More

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Sorry.....Because I'm a local Nantucketer and I'm normally very fond of little local places. This experience was just, well, one I wish never to have again. It was EXTREMELY crowded when we went and the service was a bit slow. However, the waitress was nice...More

Thank MinnieD1986
Reviewed 2 August 2012

WE loved the Ropewalk last year, it had a relaxed beachy feel, and the superb location on the harbor it was the perfect place to relax over a few cocktails, and enjoy some tapas style food, without having to sit at a table. The restaurant...More

Thank Ailinbranagan
Reviewed 23 September 2011

On a recent trip to Nantucket, I had left a group of friends on Straight Wharf and ended up having lunch at the Rope Walk. It was a really good choice. I had a table in the bar area (which was a little noisy) but...More

Thank travelsanti
Reviewed 15 September 2011

The locals recommended the Rope Walk. They said to o all the way thru the restaurant to the back that has seating on the waterfront. We did, and they were right. We had drinks and appetizers, which were great. Very scenic and relaxing scene.

Thank haztaz69
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Scenic view of the harbor. Good draft beer and luncheon seafood fare

1  Thank IPM
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA 02554-3539
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-8886
  • E-mail
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