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Arnos Main Street Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Contemporary
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41 Main St, Nantucket Town, Nantucket, MA 02554-3542
+1 508-228-7001
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

I recently had the opportunity to have dinner at Arnos Main Street Grill on Nantucket Island. Although I have been coming to the island for many years, I had not yet tried Arnos. The interior is warm and inviting (was a blustery evening!), and it was a nice place to enjoy a meal. The food was very good, and the... More 

Thank SPF41
Portland ME
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Our hotel sent us. When we were seated with our 7 year old we asked about a child's menu. The server said no but they could do smaller portions which was fine. We had a great meal with a smaller spaghetti and meat ball for our child. When the bill came we were charged for a full priced adult meal.... More 

Thank nvachon1
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

A very disappointing experience for a restaurant with such a prime in-town location. While the food was good (I ordered the swordfish), the service was so incredibly slow and haphazard that half our table left to go shopping while my husband waited another half hour to pay the bill. We wondered if this place is getting ready to shut its... More 

1 Thank kabbykat
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited with family. Staff mainly Eastern European and generally clueless and untrained. Plates removed whilst other eating and waiters reaching across diners to fill glasses - most annoying. I ordered Linguine with scampi and got spaghetti with frozen shrimp. Questioned the item served and was told "that is what linguine and scampi is in America" (if only I had not... More 

Thank CIOMonaco
McLean, Virginia
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

So happy this Main Street gem has reopened on July 4, 2016, as an Italian Trattoria. Genuine Italians are servicing the restaurant and the food is scrumptious! The service was very attentive, and we loved it so much we returned for a magically prepared breakfast of lobster Benedict. They so appreciated our revisit, they served us a free glass of... More 

Thank ACKGAL18
Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2016

I have been eating at Arnos, since it opened (originally). I love their chowders, the specials, super fresh, yummy food. Great combinations of items and menus. Superbly created dishes. NOT CHEAP. Very much worth every penny for fine dining!

Thank Shubael
New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2015

18 of us flew in {5 separate airplanes} for the yearly Christmas walk. We all met up at Arnos over the course of 1/2 hr or so. Those of us who arrived a bit later had to wait 20 minutes to have our orders taken. We waited another 30 minutes to have it served. No silverware. No water. No coffee.... More 

2 Thank Jim N
Carle Place, New York
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155 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015

A group of 18 flew to Nantucket for the December Holiday Stroll and had breakfast at Arno's. We were seated at table without settings. Though our orders were taken promptly most arrived incorrecltly. Food was delivered without silverware. Folks who had arrived slightly earlier were served last and their orders, too, were incorrect. An omelet and OJ was $25. The... More 

1 Thank lvolpato
New Hampshire
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82 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

We came here for lunch. Waited an hour for food. Half of our drinks never came. Dirty glassware. Bad customer service.. Manager told us a lot of people walked out and he was about to walk out! My breakfast plate was 20$. Waited another hour for the check! Worst time spent of the little time we had on the island... More 

1 Thank Liane M
Salem, Massachusetts
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364 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2015

After walking in and out of quite a few of Nantucket’s Main Street shops, we were happy to come upon Arno’s right on Main Street. There was plenty of seating when we walked in and we were seated right away. Loved the brick décor – and the atmosphere. We started with a cup of Clam Chowder (very good!) and then... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $30
American, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Main St, Nantucket Town, Nantucket, MA 02554-3542
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-7001

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