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Red Skiff Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, , Fusion
15 Mount Pleasant St, Rockport, MA 01966-1612
+1 978-546-7647
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“hash” (6 reviews)
“fish cakes” (15 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Mount Pleasant St, Rockport, MA 01966-1612
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst we were staying with friends in Boston we took the train up to beautiful Rockport and enjoyed the day there. We had lunch at the Red Skiff and had the best Seafood Chowder we had on our yearly trip to New England. Thoroughly recommend...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little place. Nothing fancy, but the food was terrific. And the waitress that served us was just wonderful. After talking with her for a few moments, it felt like we've known her forever. We had great conversation and great food at a...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

It's a small place, but the food was excellent, the coffee was excellent, service was very good and friendly. We were there at around 8:30 on a Wednesday morning in October and it was not too busy. We had a great time and I would...More

Thank DavidO1901
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We were only in Rockport for one night. We got recommendation for Red Skiff from local couple.It proved to be an excellent choice with great breakfast choices.There was a queue at door which was a good sign. !5 minute wait or so but worth it.Good...More

Thank Hercules11
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Very friendly waitress greeted me and made me feel at home. Simple breakfast (omelet, English muffin, potatoes) arrived shortly after I ordered. Omelet OK, home fried potatoes OK, English muffin could have been toasted a bit more.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were lucky enough to find a space in this tiny cafe for breakfast without waiting, but the queue quickly developed, with several waiting outside with their coffees. Food was good, the kitchen was efficient, we were able to watch, and the service was friendly.

Thank OpaMarnie
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Nice, (very) little breakfast spot in downtown Rockport which only seats about 25 people so you may have to wait for a seat and depending on the line, it could take a while. The food was average as the hash browns/fried potatoes had too much...More

Thank SunSeeker62
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Good place for breakfast and brunch. It has different ownership now and has changed the menu up a little bit. I really loved the muffins they used to have and the old feel of the, but the revamp and new look brings a fresh feel....More

Thank rtibert4
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I absolutely love the Red Skiff. The food is deeeeliciousssss, not a bad dish on the menu! I especially love their pork sausage links, the best I've ever had. I'm there every morning when visiting Rockport. The staff is friendly, efficient and hard working. There...More

1  Thank Maggie W
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Must go! I went every morning of my trip to Rockport this weekend. Very friendly staff, and terrific food! Breakfast burrito, omelette, and crab cake Benedict was what I had while here and all were absolutely delicious. It's a small space so during the early...More

Thank icklenikums
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17 July 2016|
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Response from PaulZCapeAnn | Reviewed this property |
I also suggest calling or checking to see if there is a menu or web site available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 18
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Mount Pleasant St, Rockport, MA 01966-1612
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-7647
New owners as of February 2016! Now serving breakfast all day and lunch. BYOB
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