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Cleat & Anchor

243 Lower County Rd, Dennis Port, Dennis, MA 02639-2007
+1 508-258-0175
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
243 Lower County Rd, Dennis Port, Dennis, MA 02639-2007
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

In love with the place! Awesome and friendly waiting staff, great bartender!.We went for a family dinner(4). The best Mac n cheese ever!!! the fish tacos and the Veggie enchilada were delicious. They a have variety of drinks, cocktails are the best!!(house made ingredients) GREAT...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nancy G
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

This place is great. Wait staff and bartenders are all very friendly. Interesting drinks, craft beers and good food. Love that there are people of all ages in here. The owners go above and beyond to interact with their guests.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sandy w
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We went for a late dinner only to realize it was music bingo and Karaoke night - what a great time!! The food was above par, great drinks, and the staff was exceptional!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant twice and both times the meals have been very good. The wine list has some nice options. The swordfish was delicious as was the ahi tuna. The shrimp scampi is served with fresh pasta and is great. Will definitely...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jamaplus
Reviewed September 16, 2018

The Cleat and Anchor is easy to get to as it is located on Lower County Road. We called for a reservation, but they only take them for groups of 8 or more. The person said that 6:00 pm is about the time the place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank richard b
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The owners of this restaurant and staff are so friendly and welcoming that you want to keep going back. It has a casual atmosphere with good food and drinks. A definite stop for anyone visiting Dennis Port. I Highly recommend it.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sandy w
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Many locals were taken aback when the Cleat and Anchor replaced their cherished townie bar, The Rum Runner. "What's up with this? Where are the pool tables?" In its place is a comfortable, family-friendly pub that is at once affordable, familiar and adventurous. I started...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank John R
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Took the family to the Cleat & Anchor on a Friday night. We were right in the middle of the rush hour around 7:00. Were told that the wait would be 45 minutes which was expected. There’s a nice outside waiting area with cornhole to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank noyouturn
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

I took my family here for dinner. The food was, like the title says good & affordable. Perfect for the young family or one with young children. Very clean except the bathroom (or closet) situation needs to be addressed. Great live music and outside seating.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jefflC3345XZ
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Dine with a party of 5. Order bucket of nachos and the thing was loaded. There was a spice that one in our party did not like but the rest loved it. Fried Calamari was outstanding. Staler chicken was very good as was their swordfish...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank pawliepockets
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $25
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Lower County Rd, Dennis Port, Dennis, MA 02639-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis  >  Dennis Port
  • Phone Number: +1 508-258-0175
  • E-mail
The Cleat & Anchor is American style restaurant and tavern that fuses casual Cape Cod charm with a little contemporary flare. Looking for Craft Beer?! We got the BEST CRAFT on DRAFT on CAPE!..Featuring eclectic, local craft beer from throughout over 20 draft lines with new beers rotating almost daily. Our Cocktail program has quickly built a reputation delivering some of the highest caliber cocktails found Cape. The mixes, syrups and purees (ALL made in-house) is what makes a difference. Hungry? You’ll find a menu that your palate won’t soon forget. Our approach is to food all about putting a twist on Cape Cod favorites like our No-So Chicken Wings (mini pork shanks), Clam Chowder Poutine, and Chicken-Fried Fish & Chips. Searching for Gluten-free options? Look no further because we have many! Just want to hang? Come hang out and play Corn Hole on our outdoor patio or check out our Lives bands and entertainment weekly.
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