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Impudent Oyster

15 Chatham Bars Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2342
+1 508-945-3545
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Chatham Bars Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2342
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Impudent Oyster for a quick meal at the bar. The bar was cozy, and the crowd was friendly. The oysters and clams were expertly prepared and presented. The mussels were very large, so I expected them to be tough, chewy, and...More

Thank Lou S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first time visiting Chatham, Ma., so we turned to TripAdvisor for recommendations for lunch and the folk's reviews didn't lead us astray. We had the fish sandwich and selected the home made potato salad as the side. No kidding the fish sandwich...More

Thank Atravelerad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A near perfect experience from beginning to end. Mary the hostess took care of us. Our affable waitress Linda suggested the pho bouillabaisse seafood medley and it was over the top delicious ! One of my companions ordered the seafood ravioli and another ordered the...More

Thank stickinthemud2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had reservations to a different restaurant nearby but took a chance with a walk-in for a family of 5. To our surprise, they could accommodate us albeit with a 1.5 hr limit. Normally would scoff at the idea but read great reviews and wanted to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here two years ago on our last trip to the Cape, and we knew we had to go back. We were not disappointed - the food was outstanding! The Steak Tips Madeira was cooked exactly as ordered and was delicious, as were the...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A Small quaint restaurant with excellent food and exceptional service. Truly A must try when in Chatham.

Thank K7818SKlinda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is tiny, yet mighty! Wow! Everything from the ambiance to the service to the wine to the food... impeccable! You MUST start with the shumai dumplings. It isn't something that we would have ordered, but it was recommended. THIS is the kind of...More

Thank Geenza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you are a local person or visiting Chatham, the Impudent Oyster is always a favorite. Delicious food, many choices and delightfully located In the center of town. We have been dining here for about 40 years and continue to return! Service with a smile,...More

Thank dianekauai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch here whilst on holiday. The staff accommodated us and our kids. The food was varied and very fresh and tasty. I would definitely recommend a stop off here if in the area

Thank comeonyougooners
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, quick service and friendly staff make thighs an excellent choice for dinner in Chatham. Reservations are a must as this is a high demand place. Silence your cell phone as the place is small!

Thank Florian987
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Questions & Answers
Carol C
11 December 2016|
Response from Kimbrid | Reviewed this property |
No reservations just walked in and we had 3 in our party
Harry G
21 June 2016|
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Response from kathady | Reviewed this property |
I submitted a review and I have been asked to answer your question. The owner of Impudent is an older gentleman and they don't appear to have a website so I think it is more a lack of technology than and intent to ignore... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Chatham Bars Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2342
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-945-3545
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