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29 Briar Ln, Wellfleet, MA 02667
(508) 349-7292
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Takeout
Dessert

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
wonderful spot to meet up

I've seen this place go thru many changes over the years, and luckily for locals and guests, the Flying Fish still flies high. Good people preparing and serving good food and nurturing a great spot to hang out, indoors or out. Whether it's for a full meal or coffee and snacks, the Flying Fish has... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2014
jerushko
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wellfleet,ma
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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67 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
wellfleet,ma
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I've seen this place go thru many changes over the years, and luckily for locals and guests, the Flying Fish still flies high. Good people preparing and serving good food and nurturing a great spot to hang out, indoors or out. Whether it's for a full meal or coffee and snacks, the Flying Fish has a wonderful welcoming vibe, morning,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had two breakfasts here and they were well prepared and delicious - a greek omelet and a smoked salmon omelette. The cape coder scone is the best. Would definitely recommend. Only drawback was there was only one type of bread, no choices.

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Cambridge, MA
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

This is- pleasant homey spot. The bakery downstairs that makes their pies etc is amazing. We tried to get pie recipe from Bon Appetit without success. If you call a few days ahead you can order a pie to take home. Our favorite is mixed berry, and the crust is amazing

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Boston
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Delightful lunch - vegetarian sandwich was best I ever had. Everything homemade and very tasty. Small, local environment and service.

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West Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This coffee/sandwich shop//bakery is a nice little escape with inside and outside seating, although the inside seating is limited. There was a good variety of menu items. My sandwich was tasty. The pastries looked good, but I didn't try them or the coffee. I had very limited cell service (AT&T) on the Cape and it was nice to be able... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This place is very popular and that means a long wait for a table for breakfast. When it arrives however, it is very good quality.

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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Go there for Beanstock Coffee and fresh pastries most mornings because it opens at 7.I sit outside With friends and catch up on the local scene

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Boston, Massachusetts
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Good pizza and simple nice food, nothing fancy but prepared with care and some flare. The real note is if you need coffee in Welfleet center in the late day this is the place. Good beans from what looks like a local roaster. They also have a large selection of beans for sale. We needed coffee at 5Pm and got... More 

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Providence, RI
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We have eaten twice at Flying Fish of late and would recommend it as a very warm and friendly place with terrific food and good wine selection. Our service was outstanding and the price was right.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Lingering on the deck for breakfast or lunch at umbrella-shaded tables is very pleasant, and the food (ordered at the window if you're eating outside, brought by friendly young servers) is just fine, but the coffee really needs help! First try, my iced coffee was the color of iced tea and correspondingly weak in taste; second time, I tried an... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 29 Briar Ln, Wellfleet, MA 02667
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
  • Phone Number: (508) 349-7292

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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