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Scargo Cafe

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799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
+1 508-385-8200
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The restaurant is housed Ina house and the staff is so friendly that you feel like you are sitting Ina friend's dining room. The menu for s so amazing that you want to order everything. Something for everyone and this is coming from a non meat eater. Fish is fresh off the boat but order the bass during bass season.... More 

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Thank Langner9
Dennis, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I will say that the food here has improved over the years; it is better. Scargo is also a local 'watering hole', so there is lots of lunch and dinner activity, best to make a reservation ahead. Personally, I just keep hoping for more healthy choices and innovation on the menu, and I go because it's a local spot.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow is all I can say!! This was by far the best meal of the summer. My wife had the rack of lamb and I had the boneless ribs with mashed potatoes with crunchy onions(yum). We also had our best waitress of the summer named Kara. She was very friendly and made us feel like welcome guest. Please go to... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My mother and I dropped in for a lunch on her way to visit friends in Wellfleet. We were seated in the indoor patio (delightful, light-filled space with Windows all around). My mother got the chicken sandwich; I got the pulled Pork. While going through the menu, I couldn't help noticing how eclectic and global the choices are compared with... More 

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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been summering in Dennis for my entire life. Scargo Cafe has been around for as long as I can remember. It is very simple on the outside so I didn't expect it to be anything special on the inside. This summer, my family took me there for my 21st birthday. It was much more upscale than I imagined!... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Scargo based on Trip Advisor reviews and was so pleased we did. Inside its laid out well - Staff are friendly and the food is plentiful and excellent. Don't miss it.

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1 Thank Marcangellos
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I spent a week in the Cape. We had the great pleasure of eating at many fantastic places but this was the best dinner of the entire trip. We started the night on the porch with a few cocktails and then proceeded to great table for all 8 of us. Of the many delicious plates that we... More 

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Albany, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten here before and return because of the quality of service and food is to our liking. Our server this day was Kristina who was very helpful and professional. The cafe has a great decor so the atmosphere is very enjoyable inside. Eating is available on the porch too.

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Milford, Michigan, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, food and service. Convenient location across from the Cape Playhouse and late kitchen hours

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Scargo with a group of 20 for lunch to celebrate a family anniversary. The staff could not have been any more gracious and accommodating! I got the Panko Crusted Scallops - best scallops I've ever had! Most of my family got seafood - Glazed Salmon, Grilled Swordfish, Lobster Mac & Cheese, or Seafood Strudel, which my they... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$12 - $32
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-385-8200
Description
A traditional, Tavern and Restaurant with wood paneled walls, open fireplaces and an outdoor covered deck for al Fresco dining during summer. The fare includes guest favorites such as roasted rack of New Zealand lamb, and seafood strudel (a seafood blend baked in pastry) with Newburg sauce. Lots of fresh local seafood and oysters. Many more seafood entrees, sandwiches, burgers, steaks, chicken, pasta selections, and their truly famous version of Grapenut Custard.

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