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The Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern

3176 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1107
+1 508-362-2355
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3176 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1107
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was OK and the service was OK. I have no real complaints, just nothing special to say about our meal and experience at this restaurant.More

Thank JLWK2015
sfinegold, Manager at The Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi this is Bob, i am one of the owners. Would you mind sharing a little more about your experience. We appreciate feedback to help us become a better restaurant. What did you order? How was the environment that you dined in ? How did...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were here on the last night in August. We made reservations, but it actually was not crowded. We sat in a nice booth, and our waitress was great. My husband's clam chowder was not as good as others he has eaten...More

Thank bookladyHardwick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for a late afternoon meal and were pleased with both the food and service. I had the seafood stew and enjoyed the meal. I had had it before and it was accompanied with garlic bread. This time it was a butter roll...More

Thank William4932
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good food and service, and an extensive menu. Each of our party of four enjoyed their meal. Of course, it's also a tavern, so if you like to imbibe, you'll be quite happy. This is a very solid choice for lunch or a casual...More

Thank Ken1776
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This restaurant is a good place for Sunday brunch and lunch as well as dinner. The menu offers a wide selection of seafood and meat items as well as sandwiches and burgers.

Thank bcgbrandt
Reviewed 31 July 2017

In June, I was on a Senior Citizen Bus Trip to Boston. On our first day of touring, we were scheduled to have dinner at the Barnstable Restaurant. It was a beautiful setting, the food was outstanding and the staff was courteous. I feel the...More

Thank lauraenglishbrewer
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice athmosphere, nice food for good prices. It's lovely to sit outside here with the lights that become more and more visible when night falls!

Thank joeph843
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The food was good. Not too expensive $25 for an entree, and if you add the $5, you get salad, which was excellent, and desert. The Strawberry shortcake wasn't so great, but next time I will try the blueberry. Customer service was excellent

1  Thank Shuggiplum
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Our second time back to this restaurant and tavern tucked out of the normal, off the beaten track, not by the shore restaurant. We love their food, had the clam chowder again and this time the cod sandwiches!! So good!!!

Thank dbaker2618
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern had been perceived as being “off the beaten track” to my normal haunts around the Lower Cape, but my daughter, Stefanie, and I made it a point to have dinner here after attending the Cape Cod Symphony’s May 7 romantic...More

1  Thank TheAkumalian
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16 April 2017|
Response from sfinegold | Property representative |
Go to our website and click on events and then on Easter and u will see our special 3 course menu. We will also b serving our regular menu all day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3176 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1107
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Barnstable
  • Phone Number: +1 508-362-2355
  • E-mail
The Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern Chef/Owner Bob Calderone brings "Great Food and Friendly Service" to Historic Rte. 6A. Open every day for lunch and dinner, we always serve fresh and if possible local food! We feature creative Cape Cod cuisine with a full menu of exciting appetizers, refreshing salads, and fabulous seafood, meat, and Italian specialty dishes. Try our popular thin crust pizzas or our award-winning grilled Tavern Burger! People also enjoy our fried seafood platters, Fruit of the Sea mixture served over a bed of tasty pasta, and our fresh homemade New England clam chowder. Our friendly servers can guide you through our menu if you need recommendations. We also a full selection of beer, wine, and other spirits to drink with your meal. Sit inside our rustic English-style pub tavern our outside on our spacious patio. We offer many daily meal specials. Stop by today for a memorable meal in a relaxing setting!
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