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The Brewster Fish House

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Located on Cape Cod. The evolution of the Brewster Fish House from retail fish market to an acclaimed seafood restaurant has been remarkable. A fiercely loyal clientele reflects the quality of food and service. Rated in the "top 50" by Zagat, "this unassuming cottage garners raves for its outstanding contemporary menu." We are happy to accommodate vegetarian and celiac diets.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews fish chowder monkfish salad potatoes steak fries cape cod small restaurant worth the wait long wait wait for a table off season cooked perfectly sat at the bar great seafood entrees bartender
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a late lunch today at The Brewster Fish House - I had littleneck clams in wine broth and a flounder special with mushroom risotto and arugula/fennel salad, and my husband had lobster bisque and a bacon burger with fries. I...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank happywandererNE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Okay food but overpriced. Small bar area area while waiting for a table. It will be awhile before we return.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank GIANTS2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brewster Fish House is a small local restaurant with excellent food. It gets very busy in season and on weekends, but you can usually stop by to check in then leave while waiting for your table. We live less than a mile away but still...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Philip M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small intimate restaurant with good food, good service and great drinks. it's a little pricey for what you get but overall I would definitely go back again

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mickebradley588
Reviewed February 12, 2019

We owned a house in Brewster for 10 years. Over the six years since we sold it we vacation there every summer and multiple visits during the year. We dine at the Brewster Fish House every chance we get. The Food is sensational and the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ron G
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

The food is quite good, albeit pricey for what you get. I went for lunch with my folks. The price might lead you to think it’s gourmet, but it’s just decent standard fare.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Kelly T
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Dishes have a unique flair to the standard fare. Food is fabulous as is the service. They don’t accept reservations, the wait is worth it.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chrisfromthecape
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I've always heard this was a great restaurant, and after visiting many others in the area since 2006, we decided to finally go here. Great expectations - big disappointment. First - it was a VERY small menu. The only fish offered was Salmon and Monkfish....More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank CapeCodRita
Reviewed November 28, 2018

Brewster Fish House is a quaint and local restaurant with great service and excellent food. We started with drinks, an old fashioned and a glass of Sancerre. First course was a bowl of chowder and it was hot, creamy and filled with clams. Main courses...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank beetrvln
Reviewed November 17, 2018

The Brewster Fishhouse is a informal and cosy spot best for seafood. The menu emphasizes local aspects by denoting the origin of the different items. So we had Point Judith Calamari, Chatham Monkfish and Ora King Salmon, all of them tasted great. Don’t miss the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Burkhard042
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Response from nhr_carey | Reviewed this property |
They do not offer specific gluten free dishes - would not recommend for a child eight years old.
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