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State Road Restaurant

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688 State Rd, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02575
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wilmington, Delaware
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten there many times over the years, and it's always delightful even if the acoustics are a bit trying. Ate there twice this past month. A good, varying, and changing menu coupled with a pleasant staff - friendly and polite. Always a favorite.

Thank Drew and B M
Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This fabled restaurant offers an eclectic menu of locally sourced food and gets rave reviews from everyone on Martha's vineyard in answer to the question, "Where shall we make reservations?" However, whoever designed their lighting has never actually sat down and eaten under the pretentious and inelegant lights they designed. Dull and dim. I loved the food and hated the... More 

Thank mbsplaine
Goshen, Connecticut
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great quality good , excellently prepared. Good menu selection. Pride themselves on buying local. Herbs are grown in their gardens on the premises! Kudos to Chef Jack for quality , presentation and uniqueness of the meals.

Thank pat5308
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A bit of a drive from Edgartown,about 20 minutes,but once you arrive it's a beautiful setting. A tavern feel of rustic stone and wood. Very welcoming. Menu is limited. Tomato and fennel soup app very good. Tuna special app was not well executed. Main courses were fish and a ribeye. Good not great. Service was efficient and a bit forced.

Thank 4nonni
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

The service was good, the atmosphere great. We wanted to take the bathrooms home with us. We both had excellent meals. Cheese plate excellent. Codfish was flavorful, not a typical dish we order. Ribeye was good, cooked as directed. Quite pricey but food was good to excellent. I think the staff and atmosphere tip this restaurant over the edge to... More 

Thank lulu1040
Wilmette, Illinois
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

We do not go out to dinner very often on the island. Lots of places the food is marginal and the service is bad. We visited State Road twice this summer both times the food was excellent. The service is also very good and with friendly staff. It is difficult to get a reservation in July and August so book... More 

Thank ghayesfam
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

No wonder why the president Obama comes every year, this place is just fabulous! Everything is home made, including an enticing selection of charcuterie, delicious bread and fantastic menu selection. All vegetables are sources locally, and most of the aromatic herbs grown on site! One of my favorite feature is the wood burning grill that gives this extra flavour and... More 

Thank DDJ-1971
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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127 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

If you're having one splurge dinner out during your visit to MV, make it here. Great local ingredients, house-made charcuterie, and careful service. If dinner is too pricy, wait in line for the more reasonable brunch. At dinner, our favorites were the duck, scallops, and charcuterie selection with crispy trotter. At brunch, the ricotta pancakes and the cheese grits are... More 

Thank ILoveNationalParks
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

We had a great meal here on our last night of vacation. Started with the Island Corn Soup and shared the Panzanella salad. The salad was great and the soup was amazing. The Country Pate was excellent as well. The duck was cooked perfectly and my wife loved the wood grilled cheeseburger. The Sundae desert was perfect as well. Service... More 

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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

I've been here maybe 25 times over the years and it's remarkable for it's consistently strong kitchen and service. The place is on a property that happens to be convenient to where I like to stay while I am here, but so are other places that have lost their charm (with new management, for example) over time. The experience is,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $55
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 688 State Rd, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02575
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  West Tisbury
  • Phone Number: 15086938582

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?