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Winslow's Tavern

316 Main St., Wellfleet, MA 02667
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Ranked #8 of 40 Restaurants in Wellfleet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I ate here years ago when it first opened and while it was good, it wasn't anything special. Recently came back and was completely amazed. The duck pappardelle was fantastic! Nice selection of wines by the glass. Nice to have this as an option when seeking out something different from the usual cape cod seafood fare.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We went to Winslow Tavern quite randomly as the seating and lightings outside in the garden in front of the building got my interest. We were really positively surprised! The place is very charming and cozy. The food was fantastic, full of flavours and the portions quite generous! The service was pretty good as well! Defenitely a restaurant worth checking... More

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Newton, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I have eaten here many times and never been disappointed. In warm weather it is so pleasant to be seated outside on the front terrace. On cool nights it is cozy inside . There are always nightly specials in addition to an excellent regular menu. I particularly like the special way that WT does a Caesar salad. Unique, with thin... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

There is nothing quite like a consistently good restaurant, equally very talented in food, presentation, service and wine list. It has a pretty good bar as well, but as I am a wine fan, I don't stress the bartender very often. Tonight we had the oysters for starters, both the baked with pesto, and the raw with the Pernod mignonette,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We have been here many times and the food is always fantastic. Our only complaint is that they aren't open year round but it is always worth the wait till May to see what new menu the chef has come up with. Each dish is thoughtfully crafted and when all the components of the dish are eaten together they create... More

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Boston
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57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Winslow's Tavern has a lovely ambience, nice lighting, tables spaced well apart, attentive staff. The menu is nice and contains some interesting and unusual dishes. The menu is definitely not typical "tavern" food ~ much more eclectic choices. If you like nice dining, you will like it here. Prices are moderate.

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Dennis, Massachusetts
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95 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

This was a repeat visit for my husband and I. Since we had a good experience before, we thought we would try it again. They did not disappoint. We went for an 8pm sitting as they do not take reservations and their has been a lot of visitors on Cape. There was a small wedding party in progress and we... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

One of the finer dining establishments in charming downtown Wellfleet. Weather permitting, dining in the garden is a must. Excellent, deliciously prepared cuisine, combined with great service ensures a pleasurable experience. An excellent choice for lunch or dinner.

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Mahopac, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

atmosphere down to earth and sophisticated. Food DELICIOUS, service attentive. Located in charming downtown Wellfleet, this house-like tavern offers fine cuisine in an old-world style house. A delight to ALL the senses.

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YVR
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170 reviews 170 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Just looking up to the enticing seating outside in the garden in front of the building got our interest. It was busy but we were seated outside as we wished right away. Great service, a very nice menu from which we ordered a great version of clam chowder, a scallop roll, and a salad Nicoise, all of which were good.... More

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