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Glass Onion

37 N Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2843
+1 508-540-3730
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (31 reviews)
“strudel” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
37 N Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2843
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Glass Onion has a classy atmosphere that’s neither fussy nor stuffy. The space is very attractive - at the same time simple, serene, and elegant. The menu is small but varied. Each dish was very well prepared, perfectly seasoned, and beautifully presented. Specialty cocktails...More

Thank LarchFoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Glass Onion was right opposite our hotel, so we tried a 'walk in' one weekday evening and were given a table right away (they do not take reservation for groups under five). It turned out to be the best dinner and meal of our...More

Thank schmidtmg
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We have been waiting to return to the Glass Onion for four years. We have been on the Cape several times in those four years but were either too far away or it was during times when they were closed. It is a lovely little...More

Thank harold66
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We were going to go out to a local Italian place but then I read some reviews of the Glass Onion. The ravings for the lobster strudel got me curious. Very glad we went here. The strudel was everything I expected and more. We also...More

Thank BrinnonHal
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Our inn host and a friend steered us here and we are glad they did. The service, atmosphere and food were impeccable. The Glass Onion presents the appropriate level of class and sophistication without being pretentious - not an easy balance to establish and maintain.

Thank HappyTraveler997
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If you want great food and service in Falmouth this is the place We were in relatively late by local standards but a table was found and the most delightful meal .My wife had the specials and I ate from the menu and we were...More

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We had tried to have dinner here several times and usually the wait was too long. . . went this past Saturday evening . . . and it was great. The service was outstanding . . . you never felt rushed . . . each...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

4 of us from England called on a wet evening in September to book a table and was very pleased that they could fit us in .What a delight, the service was exceptional, and the food excellent. Would recommend this restaurant to anyone

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Food and restaurant are both very good and are highly recommended when you are visiting Falmouth. Portions are just the right size.

Thank Melani K
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Restaurant had a delightful atmosphere, unobtrusive but attentive and knowledgeable wait staff, and varied menu. Each dish was well prepared, beautifully cooked and attractively presented.

Thank Jeremy W
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28 September 2016|
Response from dianem682016 | Reviewed this property |
Great place
Myrna D
8 September 2016|
Response from Shannon T |
Pretty much everything but the gnocchi is gluten free. As far as reservations, you'd have to call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 N Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2843
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-540-3730
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