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Liam's

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Beach Road, Nauset Beach, East Orleans, MA 02653
+1 508-255-3474
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Harwich Port, MA
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Liams' for over 25 years. It is one of the things we share with each new generation of family. Food great. Service great, its where memories are made. Don't miss it.

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Thank Joan312014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Liams has excellent beach food. A meal there just tops off a day at the beach. Excellent shakes, scallops, onion rings and lots more.

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Thank Mary P
Pickering Ont.
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224 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 420 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Nothing better then having clam chowdah and onion rings on the beach. Something I look forward to every time we visit Nauset Beach. We are usually there in the spring time and back in Sept. again. My vacation isn't complete without having a few trips to Liams. Of course the onion rings are out of this world. They are usually... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

After a decades-long, grueling search for the finest onion rings in the world--Liam's onion rings are still without compare! Not cheap, and painfully long-lines in peak summer season, but hugely worth the wait. Other seafood (e.g., clam strips) are also extremely good.

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Any time my wife and I are even close to Nauset Beach we have to go to Liam's. The food is always incredibly fresh and great tasting. Yesterday we went for onion rings and clam "chowdah". The rings are just superb. The clam chowder was good but slightly bland. That was a first. I highly recommend this place. Realize you... More 

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Hartsdale, New York
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We had huge lobster rolls a couple days ago (seemed to be the promised half -pound each) that were delicious with fresh and sweet lobster. We would have rated them five stars if there had been some lemon and a little less mayo (probably just personal preference). Only open mid-day on Saturdays through Mondays this time of year.

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Thank DanHartsdale
CapeCoddah48, Owner at Liam's, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review!! We always have fresh lemons and limes behind the counter, but for sanitary reasons leave them on ice for customers who want that option. We strive to not soak our seafood rolls in mayo, and will prepare them with no mayo on request. Our last day of 2016 is October 10, then open for our... More 

Billerica MA
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Renting a property near by for the week, we decided to try Liams for lunch after reading the reviews and craving fresh seafood. We pull in and immediately see a parking attendant. We tell her we are not going to the beach (weren't dressed for it any ways) that we just wanted to grab lunch at Liams. We were told... More 

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CapeCoddah48, Owner at Liam's, responded to this review

Thanks for this review. Liam's is located on Nauset Beach with breathtaking ocean views. The parking lot that includes Liam's is operated by the town of Orleans and they charge a $20 fee from 7 AM to 4:30 PM daily through September 16, 2016 We at Liam's have no control over that fee structure. We hope you can return and... More 

Pembroke Pines, Florida
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We had excellent fried oysters and chowder right by the sea! Great onion rings as well. Great selection of milkshakes

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Thank howrosen
Vermont
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We spend a week or two in Orleans every summer and head to Nauset Beach almost every day. The rest of the year we just look forward to Liam's onion rings. They are simply the best. I assume the rest of the food is good too.

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Thank Bubbartzky
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Stopped here after a day at Nauset beach. Terrible food and costly. Onion rings were onion strings and got cold immediately. HIgh cost for frozen food reheated.

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Thank Karen H
CapeCoddah48, Owner at Liam's, responded to this review

Liam's serves only fresh food, cooked to order each and EVERY meal. It is NEVER reheated. Our pricing is in line with all local restaurants as I as the owner, monitor our competition. It is impossible that food "got cold immediately' by laws of nature. We always respond to customers that have an issue with our service, if they come... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Nauset Beach, East Orleans, MA 02653
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  East Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-3474

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