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Ocean House Restaurant

425 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, Dennis, MA 02639-2542
+1 508-394-0700
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“bento box” (20 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (18 reviews)
“filet mignon” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
425 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, Dennis, MA 02639-2542
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Reviewed September 24, 2015

Excellent food. Only issue with this restaurant is they book WAY in advance, so be prepared for it. Make sure you try the point judith calamari. It is amazing! Also, always loud, so try to find a table away from the main room.

2  Thank George G
Reviewed September 24, 2015

We wanted a table by the window to overlook the ocean, so we agreed to meet a friend there super early. What a spectacular view!!! Though this restaurant doesn't start serving dinner until 5 ish, they offer an amazing selection of "small plates" to keep...More

Thank Martha T
Reviewed September 22, 2015

Really great food and service - the steak and truffle fries were amazing! Slightly hot becuase the aircon in our section wasn't working, but otherwise a lovely evening!

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a lady from Boston and we are delighted we went. The atmosphere was great. Decor was really nice. The views were fab. We had the calamari to start. One portion between two is more than enough. I'd expect...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Excellent experience like always. The food and service was great. Also, the outdoor patio is a fun spot to grab some drinks and apps.

Thank Yankeefan83
Reviewed September 16, 2015

The menu is limited if you do not eat seafood. They have some options but very limited. Their drink menu is extensive- will have something for everyone. You do need reservations and parking is limited but does have complimentary valet. My party got there too...More

Thank Ali L
Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

This place is right on the ocean. It is an upscale restaurant with the best cocktail menu I have ever seen. The food is delicious and there is a great variety to choose from. It is always busy so you should definitely make reservations. If...More

Thank karen m
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Went for dinner at sunset, great views especially at the outdoor bar. It's expensive but it's definitely the best dinner I had the entire trip. Great for a special occasion.

Thank Alyson G
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Great place for either drinks and apps at the Gazebo bar or dinner in the restaurant. The food is incredible and we the best server who was funny and friendly.

Thank sue26272015
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Great food, great views and service and a truly once a year experience. If you are on the mid cape and get a chance don't pass this up

Thank daltjb
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July 31, 2017|
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Response from searayguy1 | Reviewed this property |
I would nnot bring the kids unless they are older. It is a nice restaurant and more upscale. I haven't beenn to the beach bar, but I heard this would be better with kids.
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Buddy B | Reviewed this property |
Our family had our Thanksgiving dinner there this year. We had 15 people and the experience was Stellar.
September 15, 2016|
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Response from Barbara E | Reviewed this property |
No Sunday Brunch. I would also recommend the old Yarmouth Inn.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $20
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, Dennis, MA 02639-2542
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis  >  Dennis Port
  • Phone Number: +1 508-394-0700
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