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Pearl Restaurant & Bar

250 Commercial St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7446
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Ranked #13 of 40 Restaurants in Wellfleet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $30
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This restaurant has a great location on the waterfront. Went for lunch after a hike. The special was a lobster cake. I had that plus some clam chowder. The cake was greasy, fell apart, mostly crumbs and maybe two pieces of lobster. Very disappointing. The chowder, however, was good.

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Venice Beach
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Above average fare, great location, super service, and generally pretty noisy. Fried seafood is superb - light batter, not greasy.

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Four of us for dinner this past Friday and our meals were fantastic! Our server was very friendly, attentive and gave us some great recommendations. Tuna sushima was out of this world good! Nachos were excellent. Swordfish was the best we've ever had. Steaks were excellent cuts, cooked and seasoned perfectly. Only two of us decided to get dessert and... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were staying in Wellfleet and headed to another popular restaurant for lunch. It was closed and we ended up at Pearl. So glad we did--we went back again later in the week. The food was fresh, delicious and unpretentious. I had the lobster, brie and spinach quesadilla and my husband had the lobster roll. Other family members had the... More 

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We were introduced to Pearl by a local couple who has lived on the Cape all their lives. The restaurant embraces the charm of the harbor across the street but does not put on any airs. The fresh oysters were very fresh and delicious! The drinks and beer choices were many and well prepared. The atmosphere is old Cape Cod... More 

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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We found the Pearl on a whim. Mid-week, mid-August, around 7 pm, we were looking for another popular Wellfleet restaurant that had lines out the door. With a young child in tow, we didn't want to wait an hour to eat. There was about a 15 minute wait at Pearl. Food was decent, huge portions. Service was good. Server was... More 

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Easton, Maryland
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Stopped in here on whim and found great music and bar. TVA for watching sports and a great lobster special. The atmosphere is great and the location is superb. Wish we could've stayed longer!!

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West Simsbury, Connecticut
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274 reviews 274 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We have a boat in Wellfleet Harbor and this is very convenient for anyone who's boating in Wellfleet. We started with the tuna sashimi. This was the best dish of the day. A lot of tuna compared to other restaurants. My wife had the iceberg wedge. She thought it had a little too much dressing and it was good but... More 

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Troy, New York
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87 reviews 87 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We were shopping in Wellfleet and asked for a recommendation for lunch on the water. The shopkeeper recommended this restaurant. We had great clam chowder and split a delicious lobster roll. Place was friendly and staff was courteous and efficient. Would go back again.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The Pearl (which took over where Captain Higgins was) is one of my absolute favorite restaurants of all time. The seafood is beyond delicious (fresh, not too greasy (if fried) and portions are perfect). The cocktails are yummy and the wine list is very decently priced. Even when it gets busy the staff are always attentive. The view is also... More 

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Additional Information about Pearl Restaurant & Bar

Address: 250 Commercial St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7446
Phone Number: 508-349-2999
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: American

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