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The Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern

3176 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1107
+1 508-362-2355
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3176 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1107
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On our annual Cape get away, we took a drive just site seeing. Got to be past lunch time when we arrived in Barnstable. Hesitated to go in because it looked expensive. Sure glad we did. Not only was the staff friendly and decor just...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good clam chowder, the broth is not thick, plenty of clams and great flavor. Lobster roll is served on Hamburg style roll and was very good. Crab cake was served with a nice sauce. Great service we sat outside the hostess even removed a spider...More

Thank Ssc3201
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate lunch on a Saturday. Got there at 11:30, by noon it was packed. We sat outside on the patio. Very nice, shaded. We had chowder, salads, sandwiches and pizza. Sandwich was very average, so was the chowder. Salads very good, pizza good but not...More

Thank walt42
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The Tavern Bar has great burgers and sandwiches. The main restaurant has great food and wonderful service. Always there for Mothers Day.

Thank Les356
Reviewed 7 May 2017

You walk into this restaurant and know you are in a friendly excellent venue. The food is delicious, perfectly prepared, and served piping hot. The server could not have been more helpful and pleasant. Granted we were there off-season, but even in busier times, we...More

Thank abd6550
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Been to the restrauant many times but this will be our last. The food was uninspiring and poorly seasoned. The Easter dinner was dull and poorly seasoned. The rib eye and lamb shank were served with French fries. No other options. The only things that...More

Thank gsacpa2017
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Driving around Cape Cod looking for a quaint old tavern (I do it all the time) and bumped into this charming Inn and Tavern that made me feel like I was home in my living room.

Reviewed 27 February 2017

We stopped in for lunch and were greeted warmly and given a choice to sit in the dining room or the tavern. We chose the tavern side, it was so cozy and inviting. If we were staying in the area, we would have loved to...More

Thank Bernadette D
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is one of our regular places to eat. Susan and Bob do a great job making you feel like one of the family. We decided to go last Wednesday last minute. Not only did Julie take exceptional care of us' (the cosmos were awesome)every...More

Thank Capegirls
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stopped in at The Barnstable Restaurant & Tavern for lunch as we received a gift certificate from a friend. Boy are we glad we did!! It is a very nice place with reasonable prices and a great menu-whether for lunch or dinner.They have children's...More

Thank papajoe323
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Pls show me your Easter menu..arriving 2:00 for two women. Thx so much.
16 April 2017|
Response from sfinegold | Property representative |
Go to our website and click on events and then on Easter and u will see our special 3 course menu. We will also b serving our regular menu all day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3176 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1107
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Barnstable
  • Phone Number: +1 508-362-2355
  • E-mail
The Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern Chef/Owner Bob Calderone brings "Great Food and Friendly Service" to Historic Rte. 6A. Open every day for lunch and dinner, we always serve fresh and if possible local food! We feature creative Cape Cod cuisine with a full menu of exciting appetizers, refreshing salads, and fabulous seafood, meat, and Italian specialty dishes. Try our popular thin crust pizzas or our award-winning grilled Tavern Burger! People also enjoy our fried seafood platters, Fruit of the Sea mixture served over a bed of tasty pasta, and our fresh homemade New England clam chowder. Our friendly servers can guide you through our menu if you need recommendations. We also a full selection of beer, wine, and other spirits to drink with your meal. Sit inside our rustic English-style pub tavern our outside on our spacious patio. We offer many daily meal specials. Stop by today for a memorable meal in a relaxing setting!
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