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The Red Cottage

36 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, MA 02660-2701
+1 508-394-2923
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“breakfast” (208 reviews)
“home fries” (51 reviews)
“eggs” (41 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, MA 02660-2701
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ate here during an 18-day road trip with my family and we all agreed it was best overall meal of the vacation. We are so lucky to have come across this place for dinner - and it looks amazing for breaksfast and lunch too. The...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Quaint little diner with perfect service by Jen; our own musketeer! Had savory crepe with ham onion & pepper with side of most delicious home fries. Husband got hash & fresh baked cranberry muffin, so moist & delicious. We got a loaf of cinnamon bread...More

Thank VinoLibra
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been in Dennis for a few years and have thought about this place on several occasions but everytime we drive by the line is out the door! We happened to be driving by one night and noticed there was no line but the parking...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can find no faults. Be prepared to wait for a table. Don’t come here with impatience. 8AM on a Thursday and the lot was packed with vehicles, and a crowd standing outside. I had to park on the shoulder of the road about 200...More

Thank Tomopolis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing and lives up to all the hype that you get from the TripAdvisor reviews. We had fantastic Lobster eggs benedict, crepes, home fries, you name it. The interior is incredibly quaint, the service is fantastic and you can see your food...More

Thank 52CBB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a GREAT dinner at the Red Cottage on Old Bass River Road in West Dennis on Cape Cod shortly after work on the last Friday in June with my best bud for food and fun. . We both had the SEAFOOD FRA DIAVOLO, which...More

Thank Robert J S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We waited a bit because we were a larger party of 10 and there was only one large table. The wait was well worth it! Stacy keep us posted about our table and I jokingly said that I could use a cup of coffee. Well,...More

Thank ZPac18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best breakfast restaurant I have ever been at. We went twice, it was that good. You have to wait but no big deal. They also only accept cash but have an ATM. I definitely recommend. Not too expensive and great service.

Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely don’t understand why people give good ratings to this restaurant. We had breakfast there in April and I had the worst eggs Benedict I have ever been served. It was a glutinous mess that I actually had to send back. It was replaced...More

Thank ginnyc48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The parking lot should have warned me on the popularity of this place. Why so popular? Delicious food affordably with the right waitress attitude - they know their stuff, don't get in the way. To skip the wait, we grabbed seats at the counter -...More

Thank CarolineMR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, MA 02660-2701
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-394-2923
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