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Summer Stock

36 Hope Lane, Off of 6a, Dennis, MA 02638
(508) 364-6063
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Ranked #17 of 19 restaurants in Dennis
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Route 6A
Description: Located at the campus of the famed Dennis Cape Playhouse, Cape Cinema & Cape Cod Museum of Art- Summer Stock is open every day for lunch & dinner- with a weekend brunch. Featuring a fresh twist on American Bistro Fare with creative cocktails and eclectic wines, many ingredients are sourced from the finest farms and fishermen on Cape Cod. The menu is diverse- there is something for everyone in your group! Start with local rawbar of oysters or littlenecks or maybe something from the appetizer list- possibly a flatbread pizza? The entrees include pasta, seafood, steak and vegetarian dishes- be sure to save space for house made desserts! Visit the separate lounge Bar Lilly, giving nod to popular Cape Cod fashion icon Lilly Pulitzer, often the spot for drinking and nosh pre and post theatre, cinema and museum events. There is also an outdoor area with seating for cocktails. Entertainment info is on the website. Opened by the owners of Island Merchant in Hyannis- a Best of Boston Winner
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English first
Saugus, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Visiting Cape labor day weekend and went twice. I always get the Peach Frozen Yogurt and my wife tried the Salty Caramel iCream - really good stuff.

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CT
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

I am sorry but I had to write a true and honest review of this restaurant. I never normally do but feel that this place is just not what they say it is. The web site is totally different from the actual restaurant so don't be fooled by this. We went there because they say kid friendly.....No butcher paper on... More

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Dennis, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

High prices keep most locals away. The service and food are very uneven. The bar is popular with the theatre crowd from the Playhouse.

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Dined at The Summer Stock with five others on a Thursday evening in mid -July. Arrived at 7:30 PM, place was perhaps filled to 15% of capacity. Dining area was nice enough, perhaps rather bland. One diner in our party ordered the squash lasagna and raved about how good it was. Another ordered the new york sirloin and though the... More

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Dennis, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Summer Stock is a breath of fresh air in this beautiful village of Dennis. The addition of this restaurant on the theatre campus adds a hip & exciting alternative to dining that this area needs. The food is fresh,creative,and includes local farms. The decor is crisp,clean and vibrant. Love it

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Kingston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

My wife and have been twice. The restaurant was great because of it's ambience, service and food. We had swordfish and salmon, cooked to perfection. We also went another time and ate at the bar. We had appetizers that were light and just right, mixed drinks were great too

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I have read the reviews and can't understand them! I think the food here is wonderful, the service is great, and there is a sweet bar with live music. What more could you ask for? I eat out 3-4 times a week and travel extensively. This place is a hidden gem.

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Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Summer Stock is located on the grounds of the Cape Playhouse, Cinema, and Museum of Fine Arts, so you would expect it to be top-notch. Not so. Disappointing, limited menu, dull décor and indifferent service. No one seems to care about their clientele. I noticed the place was almost empty even though a new play was about to have its... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

tried this place a couple of times- limited menu,didn't care for the salmon dish, my friend had a pasta dish and said it was good, nothing special- you can eat in the bar or the big room- good location, by the theater, museum and playhouse..we were hoping for live music on a saturday night but apparently they only have it... More

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Cape Cod
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Having rolled out of the Cape Cinema at after a great film, the three of us were very hungry for a late night supper. Because this restaurant is virtually next door to the cinema and it was so late, we didn't want to waste time finding another place that was open, so we landed here. We were all disappointment with... More

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