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Landfall Restaurant

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9 Luscombe Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1013 (Water St.)
+1 508-548-1758
11:30 - 21:00
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Landfall is unlike any other restaurant in Woods Hole. Located right on the water with doors that open right to the ocean, the view is fantastic and it's the most relaxing place to eat. Recommended especially for lunch so you can see the views in the daylight but dinner is good as well. Don't be afraid to ask to... More 

Thank Michelle M
Woods Hole, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Try to get a table next to the windows as there is a lovely view and it definitely sets the mood. Also has a great bar where locals gather for drinks.

Thank LocalTake
Falmouth, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

The Landfall has been open in Woods Hole for 70 years, and there is good reason. The combination of great food and outstanding water views makes this place well worth the visit. Although they do serve steak dinners, the seafood here is what really stands out. The fried scallops are among the best in the area, and the french fries... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The food and view are tremendous. You can also sit outside by the fire pit. Woods hole is a great little town and the landfall is one of its jewels. Staff was great too. Try the pastrami sliders or swordfish.

Thank cbizman
Kingston, New York
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227 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We were looking for a place for lunch in Woods Hole after riding the length of the Shining Sea Bikeway and we were HUNGRY!!! This looked appealing as it's right on the water overlooking the ferry and boats in the harbor. The interior is decorated with lots of nautical decor and very charming. I ordered lobster roll and must say... More 

Thank MaryAnneErickson
East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Great seafood, service and ambiance. Also great view of the harbor and ferries and very interesting history and architecture.

Thank lilppa44
Mansfield, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Great food with a fantastic view. Dining right on The water. Fish was good but the lobster was better. Go for a romantic evening or for drinks after the beach.

Thank Wrightaway00
Staten Island, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Had a great deal here through our inn, got the oysters on the half shell as well as the boiled lobster - won't forget this meal very soon! It was delicious. Loved the ambiance as well, very relaxing and romantic as well. Nice music playing. The staff was fantastic, very friendly, attentive and made good recommendations. Outside they have an... More 

Thank Kelly H
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful dinner with a beautiful view. Everything was really very good,from the scallops to the wine to the service as the apple crumble desert.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I needed to plan a rehearsal lunch in September; my son was getting married in Falmouth, MA and I looked for several weeks online for a venue that would hold 50 people for lunch on a Saturday at 3:00 p.m. The Landfall was the last place I called and I am glad I did. Georgianne DePrizio is the catering manager... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Luscombe Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1013
    (Water St.)
  • Public Transportation: During the season there is a local trolley that runs every half hour from other Falmouth locations. Also, the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority has buses running continuously throughout the day.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth  >  Woods Hole
  • Phone Number: +1 508-548-1758
Landfall Restaurant is Woods Hole's premiere waterfront restaurant since 1946 with spectacular oceanfront dining and fresh local cuisine.

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