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Lindsey's Family Restaurant

3138 Cranberry Hwy, East Wareham, MA 02538-4806
+1 508-759-5544
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3138 Cranberry Hwy, East Wareham, MA 02538-4806
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to lindsyeys often but the last time the food was terrible. My husband got the crab stuffed haddock. It was like mush. I got the corn chowder which was way too thick and sweet. The ceasar salad was wilted with waxy horrible...More

Thank nibormom
Susan M, Manager at Lindsey's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Patron, You mentioned you'e been to Lindsey's often and unfortunately your most recent visit was not what you expected. Lindsey's has been in business for 70 years and the majority of our customers are repeat customers just like you. You've made it a point...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

We were given a gift certificate for Lindsey’s and decided a Saturday night out to give it a try. We had heard many great reviews and always see a parking lot full of cars. We were a bit disappointed. Service was excellent. Seafood bisque was...More

Thank janicek987
Reviewed December 30, 2017

This family-oriented, diner-style eatery offers up basic meat-and-potatoes fare. The fish & chips, burgers, steak tips, and pot roast are inoffensive, but entirely forgettable. We would've been okay with this if not for the unusually high prices ($17.99 for an average-sized fish & chips plate;...More

1  Thank mthom100
Reviewed December 29, 2017

Stop for lunch today after shopping at LL Bean Outlet. We have heard about this restaurant from friends and always see the sign on the highway at Exit 2. Food was great! We started with cups of clam chowder, was very good, a little different...More

Thank MarkCape
Reviewed December 26, 2017

This past weekend I travel home from Boston and stopped at Lindsey's in Wareham on the Cranberry Hyw.. I miss being able to eat there every week when I lived in Onset because I never had a bad meal in all the years I lived...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Homemade soups and chowder fantastic! Everyone loved their food. Great portions, I couldn't finish and took a container home for later.

Thank travelgalusa
Susan M, Manager at Lindsey's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Thank you for the great review! We're happy you had such an enjoyable time at Lindsey's! Happy Holidays!

Reviewed November 20, 2017

In town for business and had a taste for fresh seafood. I checked trip advisor and this site got rave reviews. I think they slipped the day I came in. I ordered the Baked Stuffed Haddock listed as Fresh native Haddock topped with our famous...More

Thank iwanttowineveryday
Susan M, Manager at Lindsey's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2017

Lindsey's prides itself on always purchasing the freshest fish from local fishermen. A bad filet of haddock is NEVER acceptable! Please come back and we'll be happy to serve you what most enjoy as the freshest seafood around. This one's on us!

Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a large family owned restaurant from generation to generation and it is always crowded. You can call ahead for a reservation meaning you call that day. It’s like mom’s home cooking. Very generous servings and the menu is huge Appetizers, soups, salads, meat,...More

Thank coollilygirl19
Susan M, Manager at Lindsey's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2017

Thank you so much for that GREAT review! Have you ever seen a clam blush? Lindsey's is Happy as a Clam and we're blushing with gratitude! Thank you for your loyalty.

Reviewed November 17, 2017

They are known for seafood but it’s not outstanding. It’s good but not outstanding. Presentation is very ordinary. Doesn’t feel like fine dining even though prices are a little high.More

Thank Ed S
Susan M, Manager at Lindsey's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Lindsey's Family Restaurant. Lindsey's thought you'd like to know why they're known for their distinctive seafood. Did you know they make their own batter daily and use only fresh local fish? Lindsey's seafood batter is made with...More

Reviewed November 13, 2017

Lindsey’s for over 30 years has been my favorite seafood restaurant,but after my last visit on October 27th I do not know if I will return,let’s start with the waitress who seemed to be in an unbelievable hurry and not paying attention at all maybe...More

1  Thank joeonorati
Susan M, Manager at Lindsey's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2017

Dear Joe, We are very sorry to hear about your disappointing visit to Lindsey's. We'd like the opportunity to make it right. Please email spowers@lindseysrestaurant.com. Ms. Powers is awaiting your email and is eager to address your concerns. We all hope you will give us...More

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George G
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Did you have a question about Lindsey's? They are open for lunch with smaller portions available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3138 Cranberry Hwy, East Wareham, MA 02538-4806 (Formerly Lindsey's Seafood Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  East Wareham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-759-5544
  • E-mail
Lindsey's Restaurant has been in business and serving our patrons for over 69 years! We pride ourselves on the quality and consistency of our menu. We specialize in seafood and traditional fare that which possesses quality like no other! We have also broadened our culinary approach to include upscale American cuisine. From traditional to upscale we WILL satisfy your craving. Lindsey's can host your family for dinner, cater your functions, provide a professional and accessible space for your business meeting and/or function, or serve as the local "go-to" for a cold beer and a quick bite while watching the game. Let Lindsey's do the work for you. Join Us!
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