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Embargo

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453 Main St, Frnt, Hyannis, MA 02601-3928
508-771-9700
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4:30 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Good for:
Romance
Bar scene
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 116
    Excellent
  • 70
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice atmosphere and food

Food was delicious and the service was excellent. We had a variety of sushi, tapas and pizza. The artichoke pizza was amazing. The jazz music provided for a great date night.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
HBrowne14
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

One of the things that attracted me to this restaurant good cuisine and a great atmosphere. Every summer they organize great parties, but inside it very stuffy. I like to visit this place.

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New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The food was amazing! I decided to try something I've never had and it was delicious. The atmosphere was contemporary and the service was great.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Food was delicious and the service was excellent. We had a variety of sushi, tapas and pizza. The artichoke pizza was amazing. The jazz music provided for a great date night.

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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts, United States
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Small bits or large, I cannot get enough of this place. The food is tremendous and I always look forward to my return.

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Waterford, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Lovely restaurant! Sat outside on a sunny day! Me and my friends all had a beef burger which was nice and the price was reasonable!

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Cape May nj
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

In hyannis off season and havent been here for maybe 10 years. What a change, tired Cape cafes have just about gone and new wave establishments that remind me more of hip holiday stops around Long Island or NJ shore. Embargo delivered great cocktails, fab food and trendy atmosphere. Top that with really good service. Its a winner!

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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87 reviews 87 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We were on vacation at the cape and wanted a break from seafood and found this place. I recommend it. Good tapas wide choice and had a great time. I would go back next time in the area.

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Atlanta,GA
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We were referred to this restaurant from the Long Dell Inn. The martinis were as great as we were told. I love the music and the trendy/ bar ambiance. We had the lobster arancinis which were not great, but everything else including the stuffed mushrooms were excellent

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Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

beautiful layout and décor. not a large restaurant, but more of a great bar with really good food. lots of locals. not crowded in fall but must be very busy in summer. good service and menu selections. wish it were in my hometown.

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Prattville, Alabama, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

My wife and I visited during our anniversary trip to Cape Cod. We were walking down Main Street in Hyannis looking at menus of all the restaurants. A nice local gentleman told us to try Embargo. We were glad we took his advice. Great jazz combo playing and a fantastic tapas menu made for a fantastic dinner. Try the Lobster... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 453 Main St, Frnt, Hyannis, MA 02601-3928
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
  • Phone Number: 508-771-9700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 13
  • Cuisine: Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
4:30 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?