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Scargo Cafe

799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
+1 508-385-8200
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood strudel” (46 reviews)
“tuna martini” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a great meal here to celebrate her birthday in December. There are always specials to choose from and regulars are offered discounts several times a year. We find the restaurant to be always dependable for good food

Thank capec0dtraveler
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

had a wonderful romantic dinner with my wife. Scargo Cafe again comes through. Our experience began with the friendliest service/greeting from the wait staff followed by a selection from the vast wine list. Next we both enjoyed our appetizers..........A shrimp martini for me and sweet...More

Thank ci4788
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Had a GREAT lunch at Scargo Cafe near Dennis Port on Cape Cod with my favorite dining partner on the last Sunday in January. In spite of the rainy, cold, windy weather, the dining room was almost full. You know a place is GREAT when...More

Thank Robert J S
scargoboy, Owner at Scargo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Hi Robert, Thanks so much for venturing out! I'm guessing you are a Resident Rewards club member now, and if so, don't let the dismal weather keep you home. We offer triple rewards points anytime it snows! Many thanks for the Scargo love. Cheers! Peter

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Food was good, plentiful and served hot in a reasonably timely manner. Found restaurant a bit too loud for my taste, though, making conversation difficult, but would return and request a table in a different room than the area just off the entrance and bar.

Thank ArkayEs
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Had lunch here on a Friday. Service was friendly. Fresh hot crusty bread on the table. Food was very fresh with good sized portions. My husband had ham and brie on a baguette with read sweet potato fries. I had the Duck confit salad which...More

Thank Dorothy C
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We had company and every place was closed . We went to Scargo and every meal was a winner! Scrod, braised short ribs, fisherman’s soufflé , and a fisherman platter, baked and luncheon sandwiches! There were eight of us. We can’t wait to return!❤️

Thank terryg91143
Reviewed 10 January 2018

My husband and I decided to try new restaurants this winter instead of our regular spots. Cape Cod Daily Deals had a coupon for Scargo Cafe in Dennis so I purchased the coupon and we were headed down Cape. We arrived around 11:50am which was...More

Thank MEC15_12
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Five of us went to Scargo Café after an afternoon out with the girls. Even though we were a bit late (and called to let them know) the restaurant honored our reservation. Our waiter, Steve, was very patient with us as it took us a...More

Thank Judith W
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

While visiting my daughter at the Cape, she took us to her favorite restaurant, Scargo Cafe. She recommended the Seafood Strudel, which was really delicious! Other meals we ordered were Lobster mac n cheese, pea risotto and lobster and lamb chops. Everyone raved about the...More

Thank TheTraveler413
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I have been driving by this place for years and thought it was just another Cape Cod pub place. Had occasion to stop their today. It was very nice. Clean, good ambiance, friendly, professional staff and good food. They had a full menu for lunch....More

Thank Stanley M
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19 August 2017|
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Response from biri97 | Reviewed this property |
You got me there. I saw several families with young children dining there but I didn't notice if anyone was having burgers. Their menu is on the Net just Google Scargo Café to check out their offerings...
19 August 2017|
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Response from scargoboy | Property representative |
Awesome half pound, chargrilled, hand formed angus burgers an be ordered any way you like em on a variety of rolls and with various additions. We do feature a soft Pennsylvania pretzel roll. We also have a unique specialty... More
15 September 2016|
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Response from scargoboy | Property representative |
The Cape Cod Rail Trail Bike path is about 3 miles away. There is a connecting town bike trail that follows along Old Bass River road from the Rail Trail which would lead you here. Be advised there is a "heartbreak hill... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-385-8200
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A traditional, Tavern and Restaurant with wood paneled walls, open fireplaces and an outdoor covered deck for al Fresco dining during summer. The fare includes guest favorites such as roasted rack of New Zealand lamb, and seafood strudel (a seafood blend baked in pastry) with Newburg sauce. Lots of fresh local seafood and oysters. Many more seafood entrees, sandwiches, burgers, steaks, chicken, pasta selections, and their truly famous version of Grapenut Custard.
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