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Five Bays Bistro

825 Main St, Osterville, MA 02655-2014
+1 508-420-5559
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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825 Main St, Osterville, MA 02655-2014
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited with family the week after Christmas. Very busy for the day and time we visited. Service was very good. Food was very good as well. Two issues - It was very cold inside. Felt like a cold breeze blowing through. It was very cold...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Love going to the BISTRO, staff super friendly and accommodating. Each time we have our favorites; swordfish, steak, scallops and oysters, but we do try to order at least ONE MENU ITEM to try!! Never disappointed!

Thank Esmosier
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing meal had by all last night. Bread came out cold and stale, prix fix tacos were room temp, chicken Marsala was watery and way too salty and was sent back and desserts were also stale and terrible. What once was one of the...More

Thank Navico77
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Had dinner there canvassing restaurants to take friends that people had recommended. Not an easy task because honestly, there are just a handful of really good restaurants on the Cape. Dinner was banal as was the menu choice. No great chef here. I think it...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Visited Five Bays to celebrate my wedding anniversary at the end of the summer and was thoroughly impressed with the experience - the food, drinks, décor, atmosphere, and service were all top notch and one of the best meals have ever had in Cape Cod....More

Thank Bucky6478
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Me and my husband visited Five Bays Bistro last week based on a friend's recommendation. What a wonderful evening we had! The restaurant is a fine dining place yet cozy and welcoming. We had a drink at the bar to start. Friendly bartender and yummy...More

Thank 76y
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We were out looking for fine dining hoping to get good food but we were very much disappointment. Simple put this is not the resturant that you will find great food even though you are paying for it. Small and noisy if full of locals...More

2  Thank Fredtau
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This use to be a favorite. Last night my Wife and I had diner there. I order the ribeye steak. I was served a strip steak. When I told the waitress I order a ribeye not a strip steak, she told me I was wrong...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Though out of season the restaurant area and bar was packed. My reservation, though later than I desired, was ready when I arrived. The cocktails were good though expensive. Menu led one to believe the appetizers were half priced but found the half price didn't...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We spent time with old friends this weekend in August .. Twice in four days we ate at this place .. The food is just that great. We have the tomato heirloom salad which is just so fresh and with a hint of pesto that...More

1  Thank Larry R
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 Main St, Osterville, MA 02655-2014
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Osterville
  • Phone Number: +1 508-420-5559
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Located in the heart of one of the most picturesque villages on Cape Cod, Five Bays Bistro offers modern yet classic food and atmosphere worthy of a major city. The Bistro serves award winning contemporary new American cuisine, with a more casual small plates menu at the bar.
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