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Scargo Cafe

799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
+1 508-385-8200
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood strudel” (46 reviews)
“tuna martini” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
799 Main St, Dennis, MA 02638-1908
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Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in today for lunch (first time long time) and we had a wonderful meal. My wife had a spaghetti squash and chicken dish that was on the luncheon menu and she really enjoyed it. I had a ham and Brie...More

Thank pdnunes48
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We ate in the pub, which was warm, welcoming and cozy on the rainy day we visited. The menu has many intriguing selections - the salads were good as was the chowder. We tried the Grape Nut pudding for dessert - delicious and filling. Good...More

Thank travchef
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Being that it's off season not many places are open. We found Scargo to be open and had a great lunch. Started with half dozen oysters on the half shell which were very fresh and delicious, followed by a clam chowder and French onion soup....More

Thank Jrralmeida
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice menu selection; good service. My Oysters Scargo was very good, but I wish they would have cooked the bacon to crisp. The lobster risotto was very generous with the lobster. The sautéed flounder was very good although I would have of preferred it cooked...More

Thank Quinnscommentary
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Scargo Cafe was serving restaurant week and their full menu. We were there to celebrate a birthday and had many choices, The bread was served hot. The service was good. The atmosphere was busy and homey. A little too well lit I thought for intimate...More

Thank Mlyn429
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I see the high rating but, honestly, we were impressed. My husband and I travel for a living. I am an avid foodie/chef and have high standards for cuisine. We ordered a sampling. Clam chowder (and we ARE in New England) ~ the worst I've...More

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scargoboy, Owner at Scargo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2017

Hi Christine, Thanks so much for dining with us. I appreciate your thoughts and impressions. As a "foodie/chef with have high standards for cuisine", you obviously research restaurants thoroughly before dining anywhere. The Cape has some great choices. We're extremely very proud to be considered...More

Reviewed October 15, 2017

We made a reservation days in advance of a German friend's arrival. She likes it there despite the food... We called.... "Can we reserve a table in the Garden/ Sun Room?" ---Sorry, no we can't do that. When her plane was late we called and...More

2  Thank Cape C
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Perhaps a bit over-priced but the food was good. Freezing at the table under the A/C. Waitress was fantastic.

Thank Travelynn1262
Reviewed October 14, 2017

The bride and I didn't travel far for dinner last evening. Our dining destination was the Scargo Cafe on route 6A in Dennis Village. I'm glad I made a reservation because it was quite crowded when we arrived. The bride and I both had a...More

Thank biri97
Reviewed October 13, 2017

The food and service at Scargo Cafe is still wonderful. In the past, we've gone for lunch. This time, we went to Scargo Cafe for dinner. It was busier in the evening, but this did not delay the service. I had the Surf and Turf....More

Thank Chuck105
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August 18, 2017|
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Response from biri97 | Reviewed this property |
You got me there. I saw several families with young children dining there but I didn't notice if anyone was having burgers. Their menu is on the Net just Google Scargo Café to check out their offerings...
August 18, 2017|
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Response from scargoboy | Property representative |
Awesome half pound, chargrilled, hand formed angus burgers an be ordered any way you like em on a variety of rolls and with various additions. We do feature a soft Pennsylvania pretzel roll. We also have a unique specialty... More
September 15, 2016|
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Response from scargoboy | Property representative |
The Cape Cod Rail Trail Bike path is about 3 miles away. There is a connecting town bike trail that follows along Old Bass River road from the Rail Trail which would lead you here. Be advised there is a "heartbreak hill... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $32
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, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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