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Bookstore & Restaurant

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50 Kendrick Ave, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7519
+1 508-349-3154
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Brewster, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For thase who complain of "no book" The name is Bookstore and Restaurant. The bookstore is in a separete building behind the reataurant.

Thank hallsoncape
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for drinks and dinner. Nice comfortable bar. Friendly staff. Great seafood. The sunset view is remarkable so get there for the sunset if you can. Outdoor seating in the summer.

Thank pmfinn
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is an old tired building with no books. The name is a ploy. The food is average and overpriced. We had very poor service here. I didn't want to compliant though, because I could tell they we under staffed. Waste of time and money.

Thank BEthkar
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

My family and I decided to drive up to Wellfleet while in Cape Cod and stumbled upon this restaurant. The oysters were amazing which we expected since we were in Wellfleet, and the view was great. Can't wait to come back next summer.

Thank Bianca G
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174 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

The place could use a sprucing up. I also did not see any books. We all ordered seafood, which was okay but too heavily garlicked. The Sancerre was very good.

Thank slizzie
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

I was lost in my rental car; a tourist on Cape Cod, when I found myself at Wellfleet Harbor. I saw the Bookstore and Restaurant sign and remembered reading reviews of it while preparing for my vacation. So I parked and walked in. AWESOME! Seriously one of the better meals I had in 7 days of Newport, Boston, and Cod...and... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

We had a nice lunch at the Bookstore & Restaurant. The windows were open and the breeze was helpful. The view of the bay was nice.

Thank Rokmann
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

The food was ok, and i love the idea of a bookstore restaurant, but i didnt actually see any books. Maybe i was in the wrong section? The parking lot was full of potholes, and i found the service to be sub par.

Thank kafkasprague
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

This popular local restaurant/bar is located right across from Mayo Beach in Wellfleet Harbor. The bar area was renovated in 2016. The menu includes a wide variety of dishes including great local shellfish, seafood and burgers and much more. Big wine & craft beer list and just about anything else to drink. Summer weather permits outdoor dining on decks &... More 

Thank oysters11
Boston, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Nice place and of course Wellfleet Harbor, but feeling a bit tired this visit. Old classic, clam chowder, A+ as always. Four of us with different entrees were all more on the OK rather than raving good. Service a bit disinterested, but friendly, so OK. The place could use some updating and the flies you kind of expect in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $35
American, Soups, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Kendrick Ave, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7519
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
  • Phone Number: +1 508-349-3154
Seafood dining on Cape Cod, paired with an exquisite bookstore - enjoy the waterfront views at the Bookstore & Restaurant in Wellfleet. Since 1964, three generations of our family have come together to create the recipes that showcase seafood dining and family comfort. Many of our dishes have become classics on the Outer Cape. Combining our love for seafood and simplicity, we offer our customers unique waterfront dining on what we consider the most beautiful harbor in the world.

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