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Skipper Chowder House

152 S Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-5844
+1 508-394-7406
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (243 reviews)
“lobster roll” (119 reviews)
“clams” (90 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
152 S Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-5844
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Reviewed yesterday

Took my entire family to dinner. The food was very good but not excellent. Baked stuff sole was kind of bland and the sauce could have used more spice. Scallops and shrimp were good as well It's a bit pricey for the taste of the...More

Thank mtdmkd
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our hotel recommended this place, so we decided to check it out. My daughter-in-law ordered the 'Grilled Scallop Salad' and I had the 'Skipper's Awesome Crab Roll'. The scallops were rubbery and very gritty, she couldn't even finish them. My crab roll was just 'ok'...More

Thank freedom212121
Reviewed yesterday

Every time we've eaten here we've left satisfied and happy. The food is absolutely delicious and they are willing to work with you . Staff is attentive. Also, some of the best clam chowder we've had.

Thank orangeu
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious- worth the wait to get in. We had the lobster chowder to start. Big chunks of lobster in a delicious creamy broth. Didn't think it could get better but then our lobster rolls came. Big chunks of fresh delicious lobster. Homemade crispy delicious...More

Thank vinniebarbarino
Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed a very pleasant evening at Skippers, food was excellant both in quality received and menu choice, staff were superb, couldn't reserve a table but it was worth the wait

Thank Anthonymr O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Right as we were seated our waitress asked us if there were any allergies. Once we clarified that there was she immediately got the manager. He came out and went over the menu with me to see what I could eat. He even went to...More

Thank ashleywaite
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place is adorable. We had a late lunch outside and had a lovely view of the sea. I read reviews of ppl saying it "smells like the low tide" and the "prime rib was re-heated". People, it's a sea front restaurant, ergo, it SMELLS...More

Thank Ally S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had dinner one night and everything was delicious. The only down side was the wait and getting a table in the bar is difficult since it is small, so just plan ahead!

Thank Lacey O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were a party of 7 who all chose different dishes, from salad and tuna to mussels and fish 'n' chips. Everyone enjoyed their meal, although some of us struggled to finish the generous portions. Highly recommended.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to Skipper early (6:30pm) to try and beat the crowd. When we arrived, the small parking lot was nearly full. We checked in with the hostess who had told the couple in front of us it would probably be an hour and 15...More

Thank LonestarSpartan
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Questions & Answers
27 February 2017|
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Response from Lorrie U | Reviewed this property |
They have pasta dishes as well as steak/beef dishes
2 August 2016|
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Response from skipper-restaurant | Property representative |
Dinner is served daily at 4pm. We will be happy to provide your mom with a complementary specialty sundae from our Ice cream shop should you decide to come. I am sorry to say we do not take reservations but if you come at... More
22 July 2016|
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Response from Yuriy995 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. There is no reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 S Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-5844 (Formerly Skipper Restaurant & Chowder house)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-394-7406
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The Skipper Restaurant & Chowder House is a seasonal restaurant open from mid April to mid October. We serve the finest seafood with the best view since 1936. Winner of the Newport, Boston and Cape Cod chowder festivals.
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