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The Islander at Crosby Boat Yard

72 Crosby Circle, Osterville, MA
508-419-6631
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Ranked #12 of 15 Restaurants in Osterville
Price range: $20 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: On the water in Crosby Yacht Yard- watch the boats come in while you watch the best sunset while you sip a rum punch & try a fish taco! Open 7 Days dinner, Thurs-Sun lunch
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English first
Barnstable, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

They think they can set up shop in osterville by the water, put on some reggae, over charge for everything and serve garbage food? Please, stay away unless you are a rich, yuppy d0uche.

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Dennis, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Service was good, canned beer (only) was cold, but that is where the story turns ugly... Unremarkable Chowder, routine caesar salad, Buffalo boneless chicken overcooked served with paper-paste dip plus tasteless frozen haddock filet plus 3 beers for $75, Huh? The food was awful. Summer might be better with fresh food and draft beer, but the prices are way too... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Went here for dinner with friends. Small place at a boat yard with delicious food. Lovely Cape Cod atmosphere. Waitress couldn't of been more accommodating. The 3 of us had different entrees and we were all thrilled with the portions. This place does not deserve any negative comments. Can't wait to return.

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

My wife had a "dinner salad". Her comment was that she had gotten more "greens" on a whopper last week. My burger was tasty but the fries were greasy and cold. The astronomical prices must be to keep the riff raff out, because the food wasn't worth half the price. Drinks were dear, too. Two stars you ask? The waitress... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Been a few times, it's ok. Cool location for a drink. Food is nothing great, actually the food is disappointing. Suggest spending your money elsewhere. I think this place has a lot of potential. But the Staff is a bit snotty and that's what has turned me off from this place. Its unfortunate, because I visit osterville often and it... More

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Osterville, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I took my wife, sister, son, daughter-in-law and kids to an early dinner. The prices were outrageous, i.e. $17 for a burger? The jerk chicken was bland, the fish tacos tasteless, the small hamburger looked like it had been run over, the noodles and cheese for my grandson lacked cheese. Not one food item had anything merit at all. Service... More

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bethel Ct.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Wow-the 4 and 5 stars must be from folks who work there or were paid off. The drinks were watery with no flavor-in a glass FULL of ice-one sip and not only does it taste bad-it's gone-for $10. It only gets worse. The food was awful, the prices are ridiculous and the bill was wrong. They had the guyunes to... More

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Dennis, Massachusetts
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144 reviews 144 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

No reservations!! small porch for waiting with a drink. Had a watermelon Mojito that was good, could have had more muddled watermelon in it and a little easier on the ice. I hate watered down drinks when all the ice melts! Many places extend the volume of your drink by too much ice! I started with a salad that had... More

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Osterville, Massachusetts, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Went on the high recommendation of a friend. Not what I expected at all. It's on the water but there is no outside seating or even a water view. Prices are high. Menu is small.

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Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Great setting on the water. Big price tag for food and drinks. The drinks were big and good and I didn't mind paying the $13 dollars for them, I did however mind being overcharged on my for them. The best part was the waitress knew that it was overcharged, finished my sentence before I asked and then said "do you... More

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Additional Information about The Islander at Crosby Boat Yard

Address: 72 Crosby Circle, Osterville, MA
Phone Number: 508-419-6631
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Osterville
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: American

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