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Lighthouse Restaurant

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317 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7432
+1 508-349-3681
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8:00 am - 1:00 am
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North Weymouth
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have summer house in wellfleet Keep trying to like it. WORST bartenders ever. I've heard they are owners daughters. Shame on you !! (Only exception Courtney was great). These ladies treat non locals terribly. I don't understand. I have witnessed them being down right rude. Some people should never be in the hospitality business Hope this has changed

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Thank Lisa M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

We stopped in for a beer while we were waiting for a table to open up at Winslow's, which is across the street. It is a nice place too get a drink or two. We didn't eat there but the who did looked like they were happy with their food.

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Thank Rokmann
Albany, New York
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200 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

While attending the oysterfest 2016 we stopped by here for some oyster stew. A bus driver told us they had the best oyster stew in the area. She was correct with her advice. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our oyster stew experience. The stew consist of many flavors and lots of oysters. We lined up outside for our stew... More 

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Thank Bob C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The green goat was one of the best omelets I've ever had. The home fries were disgusting and inedible. The waitress was unconcerned about this when I did mention it. Honestly the omelet was good enough to still warrant going there. It wasn't particularly clean or enjoyable atmosphere-wise.

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Thank Teresacooks
Houston, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Usually I just stop in here for an iced tea or a coffee, but I have also had the steamed mussels which were good. There is always a lively scene at the bar when the Pats are playing -- if i followed football I'd join in.

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Thank SarahElizabeth2015
Boston, Massachusetts
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Best Scallops in the world, as good as Digby Nova Scotia. What's more to say!!! Except tripAdvisor wants me to add more characters...

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Thank dylanspep
West Orange, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

The Lighthouse Restaurant is an old reliable lunch stop when I travel through Wellfleet. There are quite a few good dining choices in this town, but this is a place in which I'm always comfortable and can count on a good meal and an interesting beer. It is a simple space with a bar in the middle, and it has... More 

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Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Enjoyed lunch here (seafood reubens) in this quaint, rustic venue. The bar area seems fixed up/nicer than last I remember, making the venerable Wellfleet landmark all the more welcoming for relaxing with beers and the standard bar fare. Also solid for breakfasts and Tuesday's "Mexican Night"! You can count on The LIghthouse!

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Fairfax, Virginia
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152 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

When I visit Wellfleet, I usually meet some of my local friends there on Monday nights. The staff fills your order and leaves you to socialize. They keep accurate tabs, so there is never any doubt as to what you owe. I've also had lunch there, and it's good old burgers, fries, and other all American goodies.

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Worthington, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We have been here for their Mexican nights (Thursdays) but went when they happened to have lobster dinners on a special. These were 1 1/2 pounders and they were super fresh and tender. These were the best lobster dinners we had all summer!

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Thank JRenfrew

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7432
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
  • Phone Number: +1 508-349-3681

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?