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Quicks Hole Tavern

29 Railroad Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1021
+1 508-495-0048
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (38 reviews)
“quahog chowder” (15 reviews)
“donuts” (14 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Railroad Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1021
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Reviewed 4 days ago

To start, I love the decor cleverly featuring the R/V Atlantis, the first research vessel at the Woods Hole Research Institution. My lunch, apple, bacon grilled cheese with a generous salad that made me forget I didn't let myself choose the fries and banana cream...More

Thank pkeoughan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is my favorite cape cod restaurant. food is superb. service is excellent. lovely views. it's the place to go to. i went two times in one week!

1  Thank dianaesq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have recently discovered Quick’s Hole Tavern in Woods Hole, I live and work in Falmouth year round and in the winter months it is harder to find great dining. Quicks Hole Tavern is a great find, located on the corner overlooking the Steamship Terminal...More

1  Thank Lynn O
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Had dinner last night at Quicks Tavern, total experience was warm and welcoming, the menu had a variety of options and the food quality was great. The first floor is the Pub which has it's own vibe and menu all very comfortable food with a...More

1  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Great sandwich and good selection of draft beers. Another beautiful sunset in Woods Hole. Live in town and we frequent the restaurant often

1  Thank russpelletier
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Great Service, even better food. A very charming atmosphere with everything you would want and or expect in a little Cape Cod Tavern. If you guy, you must try the pig candy... trust me.More

1  Thank aolszesk
Beth C, Owner at Quicks Hole Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thanks so much for this five star review of Quicks Hole Tavern, a restaurant on the waterfront Cape Cod. We enjoyed getting to know you over three days in winter, and look forward to seeing you again soon in Woods Hole! Plenty of our signature...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is one of the highlights of our year every year. The ambiance is perfect for a New Year Eve dinner and the food is absolutely outstanding. This year the star was the Oyster 1st course and the Surf and Turf (Lobster and Filet). I...More

1  Thank Todd D
Beth C, Owner at Quicks Hole Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi Todd - From the text of your review it would seem that we exceeded the one star rating you gave us here. I hope you meant to rate us higher than that, and if so would greatly appreciate your amending this review. If not,...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Went to Quicks Hole the other night and had a lovely tavern time and a delicious dinner. Fun to mix with the Islanders waiting for the ferry back to Martha’s Vineyard and then have a great supper when things settled down. Chowder was amazing, a...More

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We walked to WH with the intention of having Sunday lunch at QH Tavern upstairs. We had not been in a year and a half. This time of year, late Fall, there are less people, views beautiful and prices lower. The tables were pretty much...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The appetizers and entrees are all top of the line and I have never been disappointed with my selection. Nice selection of on tap beers. Quaint little town of Woods Hole also nice to take a short walk either before of after dinner.More

Thank FBM47
Beth C, Owner at Quicks Hole Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear FBM47 - Thank you so much for this five star review of our Woods Hole waterfront restaurant! We appreciate that we are only as good as our last meal served, and we work really hard behind the scenes to make sure our fine food...More

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29 April 2017|
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Response from cjluna88 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't. Best to call or look in web site.
Sally S
1 July 2016|
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Response from Bikegal | Reviewed this property |
Just Street parking – and Woods Hole is really tough to park in – but if you drive around enough and hit it at the right time you can get lucky.
24 June 2015|
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Response from Beth C | Property representative |
Sorry we do not take reservations but customers often choose to wait in our first floor bar area with a drink and an appetizer until a table is ready. Sorry for the inconvenience. --Beth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Railroad Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1021
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth  >  Woods Hole
  • Phone Number: +1 508-495-0048
  • E-mail
Quicks Hole Tavern is a New American restaurant and bar open seven days a week opposite the Martha's Vineyard ferry terminal in charming Woods Hole village. With water views from two floors, the Quicks Hole Tavern is known for great food, a large craft beer list and innovative wicked fresh cocktails. More casual dining and take-away is offered on the first floor bar.
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