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Water Street Kitchen

56 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1026
+1 508-540-5656
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
56 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1026
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was visiting a friend in Falmouth and someone suggested our group of 3 go to Water Street Kitchen for dinner. It is in Woods Hole, which is a small quaint village where the ferries come and go from Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. At Water...More

Thank Peggy K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just had a last minute trip to Water Street and had no idea what to expect. It was amazing!! The menu had all the diversity and flair of a Boston venue with a local, Cape Cod, Woods Hole kind of vibe. We sat at the...More

Thank ohsusannah172017
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I dropped into Water Street Kitchen to see if we could get a take out meal. The hostess was charming and helpful and we placed our order not knowing what to expect. This was no ordinary take out. The food was placed...More

Thank Capecodlinda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of dining at this delightful Woods Hole restaurant last evening. My 2 companions and I had reservations for 5:45pm and we arrived to an already bustling restaurant. This is not the place to have an intimate conversation or business meeting. It...More

Thank massivebelly62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food. Compliments to the chef ! We dined with a group of 5 and every one of us are eager to go back. We were in Falmouth for a week and dined at several other restaurants but none compared to Water Street Kitchen. The...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This location has had many identities over the years. This is a good one. Fantastic setting, right on the Eel Pond channel, beside the drawbridge. Comfortable small dining room--how many restaurants let their customers open the windows! Excellent, knowledgeable staff. We shared small plates, rather...More

Thank buster2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superior food and service. Great ambience. I had a perfect seat in a corner, near a window. It was nice and quiet. Enjoyable dinner capped with a good pot of mint tea for dessert.

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You may want to check out the menu and see if it fits your appetite. That said, my burger was good and the fish eaters were happy. Service was outstanding by Marissa. She has a great future. The menu items were pricey as was my...More

Thank Keepingbusynow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

wouldnt it be nice if I could afford this place? was great for a birthday dinner though :) lavender cocktail, best duck ever, the charred vegs sublime, truly! scallop salad a bit meh actually...rhubarb hand pie w buttermilk icecream w fruit garnish WHOA. However, I...More

Thank nananina50
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Despite being a local, I had never tried Water Street Kitchen. I found the service to be needlessly intrusive (the constant interruptions to reset the rounded stones on the table?) and the food was just fine. It was unspectacular based on the cost. It was...More

1  Thank Jack K
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Carol P
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Response from annieg2003 | Reviewed this property |
Do not think it is allowed,
28 May 2017|
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Response from Bostonwhaler43 | Reviewed this property |
Leave enough time in Woods Hole to find parking spot. Parking lot next to the restaurant is $4.00. Worth it!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 32
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1026
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth  >  Woods Hole
  • Phone Number: +1 508-540-5656
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Water Street Kitchen serves seasonally inspired cuisine and hand crafted cocktails in a cozy, historic dining room on the waterfront in Woods Hole.
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