Waterfront Dining at These Cape Cod Restaurants

cape cod restaurants From classic waterfront restaurants and lobster huts to world-class cuisine, local menus of Cape cod restaurants offer fresh and satisfying food. Many restaurants specialize in offering the freshest seafood, however, finding a juicy burger is not hard. All of the restaurants listed below are waterfront, giving you a stunning view to enjoy while dining on some of the best food offered by Cape Cod Restaurants. Best of all, most of them are some of the best restaurants in Chatham, MA, so they’re close to us here at Chatham Gables Inn!


Ocean House 

Located right on the ocean, The Ocean House is unrivaled in both location and ambiance. Customers enjoy delicious drinks, tasty local food, wonderful service and a gorgeous view of the ocean.


Clancy’s Restaurant

Tourists and locals alike have enjoyed the Clancy’s tradition of fine food with a scenic view. Whether you enjoy a burger or a plate of fish and chips, Clancy’s offers something for everyone.


Brax Landing Restaurant

Located on Main Street, Brax is great for a dinner date or a day out with the family. With a breathtaking view and mouthwatering meals, featuring fresh local seafood favorites and kid friendly food, Brax is the place to go.


The Black Cat

If you’re looking for a causal dining experience, The Black Cat offers a relaxed atmosphere with great food. Diners rave about how sweet and tender the lobster rolls are.


Lazy Lobster

Within walking distance of Chatham Gables Inn, Lazy Lobster is the perfect place to enjoy a light lunch.



Tucked away off the beaten path of Chatham, Pisces is worth finding. The menu is great with a wide array of creative fresh fish and vegetable dishes. The flavors explode in your mouth with every bit and the preparation is excellent. Don’t skip dessert!


 Chatham Pier and Fish Market

Fresh seafood is not hard to come by in MA, and Chatham’s fish market provides the freshest fish in the area. Customers rave over the breath taking view and delicious seafood! And the crew adds to the positive experience.


The Ebb Tide

Serving delicious food in an elegant setting, Ebb Tide serves American seafood with a twist. The dinner menu includes entrees like lobster ravioli, coconut shrimp and grilled Thai shrimp. It also has the classic seafood entrees.


Marshside Restaurant

Munch on your dinner while overlooking a spectacular view of the marsh.

You can’t go wrong with the chicken puffed pie and other traditional entrees. The crab cakes are said to be the best!


Kream ‘n Kone

Despite its name, this is much more than an “ice cream” stand! Boasting the finest fried seafood anywhere, they certainly have some of the best seafood on Cape Cod. Enjoy some onion rings or ice cream on the outdoor patio by the water. Burgers, fish, lobster rolls, seafood plates, seafood side orders, salmon, and so much more. Only open the months February to October.



When you are organizing your list of Cape Cod restaurants, don’t forget to book your stay at Chatham Gables Inn.  Cape Cod bed and breakfast has a variety of classically decorated rooms guaranteed to make your visit to Chatham MA a special and unforgettable occasion. Our classically decorated rooms offer the finest furnishings and linens and spa-inspired bath amenities by ZENTs. Your stay also includes a delicious full breakfast each morning, so you can start your vacation days out right with a culinary delight.


Photo courtesy Neil Conway.