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Friendly Fisherman's

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4580 Route 6, North Eastham, MA 02651
+1 508-255-6770
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best lobster roll on the cape. Excellent scallop rolls. Other items uneven or so so. French fries often soggy and not memorable.

Thank wink2ski
Rochester, NY
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99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a lovely visit to Nauset Light and the National Seashore we sought out reasonably priced seafood, using the web for directions. The Friendly Fisherman's place got good press, and looked like what we wanted. The garden area is a nice place to sit, with picnic tables (not my favorite, but hey..) and lobster pot decorations. One lines up at... More 

Thank artistgranny
Newtown, Connecticut
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're hungry for a lobster roll this IS the place to get one! So much lobster meat and it's Not swimming in mayo. We also had a fried shrimp (sm) - it was also very good but felt a bit light on shrimp for $14.95 and it only comes with cocktail sauce. That said we will come back again... More 

Thank Allison A
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Omitted items from our order. Served frozen stuffed quahogs despite saying they were made fresh. Lobster bisque was watery with very little actual lobster meat. Unfortunately, quality seems to be fading quickly.

Thank jonny_royale
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered at the counter and sat at a nearby table to wait for food and soft drinks. Part of our order was picked up at the window by another family whose buzzer went off before ours. The staff did not notice. Although the customer returned our son's grilled cheese, they kept the tray with my lobster roll claiming it as... More 

2 Thank Kara M
Croton on Hudson, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a seafood restaurant not to be missed when on Cape Cod. I just had the best lobster roll ever, and my wife had fantastic fried shrimp. Both dishes came with fries which were fine, but we ordered a side of onion rings which were awesome. The batter is crispy but not heavy or too greasy, with a sweetish... More 

Thank Steve S
Hartford, Connecticut
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just plain fabulous! Brimming with claw meat. Very lightly dressed with mayo. No horrendous line to wait on.

1 Thank UConnfan2011
Jamestown, Tennessee
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Great service, very simple but outstanding food. The Lobster Rolls were to die for. We would go back there any time. The prices were very fair for what you got.

1 Thank Drcarb11
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We came here for a casual dinner on our first night in Wellfleet. The lobster rolls are absolutely amazing! We loved them so much we ordered them again for take out for our bonfire on the beach night. The onion rings and corn on the cob were also quite delicious. The atmosphere is very relaxed and we brought our own... More 

1 Thank Amanda S
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64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Fantastic fresh seafood. The clam strip sandwich is always my favorite thing to get, but I also love their scallops and shrimp. For seating, there is an outdoor area with picnic tables, some flowers, and a few swings for children to play on. My only negative comment is that you can't buy a roll/sandwich alone, it has to come with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $25
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4580 Route 6, North Eastham, MA 02651
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  North Eastham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-6770
Casual outdoor dining serving the freshest local seafood available. We also cater to Landlubbers with chicken, burgers and hot dogs, and fresh Garden, Greek or Caesar salads. There's a small playground for the kids. BYOB Enjoy!

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