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Del Mar

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907 Main St, Rt. 28 Chatham, Chatham, MA 02633-1821
+1 508-945-9988
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

We had been advised that this restaurant was very good. Unfortunately it wasn't what we had expected. We thought it might be a bit up-market with fine dining, but Del Mar is just a regular mid-range eatery. A diner with tablecloths. Having said that, the food was really good, but the service was just adequate and not particularly welcoming or... More 

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Thank Rob S
Holyoke, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Very happy with our dinner tonight ..it is a place that is hard to get into during the summer but easy off season but you still need a reservation which we had.. Great lamb breast meal tonight and the pumpkin cheesecake was so creamy .. Highly recommend

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Thank Kathleen R
Bridgeport
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Of all the varieties of seared tuna dishes I have tried this is by far the best. Looking forward to next time.

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Thank Susan L
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I went for dinner here twice in October. Both times with friends. The food is simply amazing. Especially enjoyed the truffle steak. Very fair pricing. Also on the wine list. We will definitely be back when we get the chance to visit the Cape again. Keep up the good work!

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Santa Rosa, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

While vacationing in Chatham, we decided on spur of the moment to try the bar for a quick dinner. Although it did take a bit to get a seat (be sure and let the bartender know you're waiting for a seat--as they have a list they keep to), the atmosphere was upbeat and entertaining. And, the food and wine selections... More 

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2 Thank Judith C
Lynchburg, Virginia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

I almost can't go without ordering the tuna, but my wife had the filet tonight and we were so happy with bacon mashed potatoes and the tender cooked (although medium over our MR order) filet. Always fair portions and greta appetizer options, perfectly cooked vegetables and exciting drink options. It is super busy at the bar (often a wait for... More 

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2 Thank Ryan Lucy C
Centerville, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

We have always had a wonderful dinner at this great restaurant . The menu is very ecclactic,from wood fired pizza to superb fish entrees. A definite destination restaurant .

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Thank Patricia K
Berwick, Maine
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99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

We have been to Chatham many times and this was the first time we ate and Del Mar. If we had known what we had been missing, we would have been there every time! The food was delicious and the service was prompt and fun. We sat out in the covered tent area, and it was charming and romantic. Next... More 

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Thank Deb D
Reading, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

The food was excellent and the service good, a big restaurant with a great indoor/outdoor canopy, the food and service was upmarket. Not a cozy place but a busy one!

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Thank Brian B
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Cannot fault this restaurant ....from the outstanding service to the delicious food ...all superb. My husband said it was the best chowder he'd eaten and my fig starter was subliminal . We both had the wood fired cod as a main course ...amazing . We even managed desserts ...pecan pie with cinnamon ice cream...just inspired. So good we booked to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 907 Main St, Rt. 28 Chatham, Chatham, MA 02633-1821
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-945-9988
Description
Del Mar Bar & Bistro is a popular Chatham nightspot for eating, drinking and socializing, featuring creative bistro entrees, wood fired thin crust pizzas, specialty drinks, an extensive wine list and a great selection of draft beer. Warm, contemporary atmosphere with a large bar. Dinner only.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?