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Glass Onion

37 N Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2843
+1 508-540-3730
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“strudel” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
37 N Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2843
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is pretty upscale place for Cape Cod. The selection and quality of food was very good. I would slightly improve on desert choices.

Thank KateKate77
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a lovely meal here including "lobster strudel", fine wines and a convivial atmosphere. More of a place for grown ups than kids, this was fine dining at its best.

Thank JohnnyMac68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

European-sized portions. Excellent basic quality of ingredients. And the best - the most pleasant, unassuming yet courteous and knowledgable waitress (Ewa) in years; her descriptions of the wines was first class. Oh, and the rest of the staff - greeting, maitre d, etc - were...More

Thank BNSW19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the Glass Onion. Our party of 4 arrived about 7 pm on a Thursday evening during the first week of July without reservations ( only take reservations for 6 or more) . We were told that the wait would be 45 minutes to...More

Thank Dhanan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food but very busy, long wait! I found it expensive and small portions but the experience was great...

Thank flybabyaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to this establishment a number of times and one word comes to mind... consistency. The food changes in composition but the execution and presentation is always excellent. They have had a lot of the same staff for quite awhile now and they are...More

Thank Garconx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Charming vintage/contemporary setting for fine,relaxed dining in quiet area of Falmouth. Nestled in a cute boutique plaza, this popular upscale restaurant offers a small but creative and exceptional menu. I started off my dinner with a "Melon Salad, Baby Kale, Toasted Pine Nuts, Wookey Hole...More

Thank CDianne Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is by far our favorite restaurant in town. The staff is so nice (and knowledgeable). The dining room is the most beautiful around. The food is consistently the best in town. Start with the lobster strudel and finish with their home made ice creams....More

Thank capec0dchef
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Went here after doing a lot of research and a lot places were saying this is some of the best food on the cape. I was staying right around the corner and couldn't pas it up. The menu didn't look too appealing online but I...More

1  Thank jonathansilva05
Reviewed May 22, 2017

My wife and I visited Falmouth for a day to get away. Our B&B hosts recommended The Glass Onion for dinner. The whole experience was terrific from how nice the hosts and staff were, to the food, to the atmosphere. I had the Filet Mignon,...More

Thank JONeill11
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September 27, 2016|
Response from dianem682016 | Reviewed this property |
Great place
Myrna D
September 8, 2016|
Response from Shannon T |
Pretty much everything but the gnocchi is gluten free. As far as reservations, you'd have to call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 N Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2843
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-540-3730
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