8 Cape Cod Restaurants You Need to Try

 Calling all foodies! If you love discovering new flavors and trying local restaurants when traveling to new places, then you’re going to love this blog. Treat yourself during your trip and discover the best Cape Cod restaurants! Whether you’re craving fresh seafood or zesty international flavors, you’ll find a meal that will delight your palate. Read on to find out some of our favorites and start planning the best getaway ever!

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Best Cape Cod Restaurants: Your Local Guide

For Seafood Lovers

One of the perks of visiting Cape Cod is the variety of fresh seafood you can get. Treat your palate to delicious fish, crustaceans, and oysters caught along the coast of the Atlantic. You’ll taste high-quality seafood at each of these restaurants, so you can’t go wrong!


The Impudent Oyster

The Impudent Oyster offers fresh, local seafood with a creative touch! The menu is full of mouthwatering selections such as their namesake oysters, pasta, and international flavors from the likes of Portugal and the Basque region. Some of our favorite items include the Mussels Isabella, the Impudent Bouillabaisse, and the Chatham Lobster!

The Ocean House Restaurant

What can top incredibly delicious seafood? Well, an ocean view of course! At The Ocean House Restaurant, you get both. Picture yourself enjoying a handcrafted drink with a plate of mouthwatering oysters or bowl of chowder. They also offer gluten-free and vegan options, so don’t hesitate to ask!

Bluefins Sushi and Sake Bar

Sushi cravings are a real thing, so why not enjoy your favorite bite-sized food while on vacation? Bluefins Sushi and Sake Bar offers creative Japanese cuisine as well as Thai and Korean dishes. Not feeling like seafood? It’s no problem! They also serve amazing Asian ribeye steaks, chicken wings, and BBQ.

Mac’s Chatham Fish and Lobster

Mac’s Chatham Fish and Lobster is right next door to the fish market, so you really can’t get any fresher than that! They use seasonal ingredients and regularly update their menu. Mac uses his grandmother’s recipes and gives them a modern twist that makes everything oh-so-delicious! We highly recommend the cracker-crusted bluefish and grilled oysters. Don’t hesitate to ask about the daily specials as well—they’re always inventive and full of surprises!


For the Romantic

Cape Cod is a beautiful destination for romantic escapes and anniversary trips. If you’re traveling with your special someone and wish to take them on a magical date, then any of the following restaurants will do. Get ready for excellent food, elegant decor, and impeccable service.


Chatham Wine Bar

If you’re looking for a chic and vibrant place for your date night, Chatham Wine Bar is perfect for you. The owners are some of the nicest people around, and the food is prepared by a five-star Michelin Chef! You’ll love the elegant atmosphere and mouthwatering entrees like duck breast, lobster, and scallop.

Buca’s Tuscan Roadhouse

You might be staying on Cape Cod, but what if we told you you can travel to Italy for one night? Buca’s Tuscan Roadhouse is the romantic Italian escape your taste buds have been dreaming about. You’re going to love the Tuscan ambiance of the trattoria as well as the delicious entrees.

The Talkative Pig

Do you want a laid-back, yet charming night out? Then The Talkative Pig is a great option. Enjoy delicious family cooking (fresh and made from scratch) in a trendy and cozy atmosphere. You’ll love the Mediterranean-inspired dishes—especially the pizzas. We highly recommend the fig, prosciutto and goat cheese pie!

In Need of a Quick Bite? 

If you’re looking for a quick, charming and casual meal, Chatham’s Corner Store is perfect for you. Awesome handmade sandwiches, burritos, cookies and Whoopie Pies are specialties here.


Eating Out Isn’t the Only Thing to Do on Cape Cod

Breakfast in the GardensNow that you know about some of our favorite restaurants on Cape Cod, it’s time to discover our area’s vast array of exciting activities! Stay in one of our cozy rooms here at Chatham Gables Inn and get ready to explore the best hidden gems The Cod has to offer. Whether you’re looking to attend fun local events, find souvenirs for your loved ones, or go on breathtaking outdoor adventures, you can find it all in our  free Vacation Guide! This great tool gathers the best of Cape Cod and saves you the hassle of searching the internet. What are you waiting for? Click the button below and get your free copy today!


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