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Winslow's Tavern

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316 Main St., Wellfleet, MA 02667
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Monday
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 129
    Excellent
  • 62
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 6
    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
A Very Special Place

Loved the atmosphere and the kindness of the restaurant staff. They made you feel that you were very special and it was a very special place to enjoy drinks and awesome food

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
Doris K
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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
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230 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Loved the atmosphere and the kindness of the restaurant staff. They made you feel that you were very special and it was a very special place to enjoy drinks and awesome food

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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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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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

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
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 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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161 reviews 161 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

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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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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
10 helpful votes 10 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 316 Main St., Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?