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Restaurants in Falmouth, Massachusetts Cape Cod

Reviews and dining guide of restaurants in Falmouth, Massachusetts in Cape Cod. Find the best places to eat in Falmouth. The selection of dining options in Falmouth reflect a blend of family friendly options to fine dining for couples of all ages, as well as restaurants with music and entertainment. The menu selections typically revolve around seafood but you will still find non-seafood dishes to select from as well as vegetarian friendly restaurants in Falmouth Cape Cod.

The Beach House Restaurant
Address: 17 Nathan S Ellis Hwy, Falmouth, MA 02540
Phone: 508-564-5029
The Beach House in Falmouth is more than just a restaurant; it’s also a music venue, a nightclub, and part of the local nightlife. If you are there for dinner, grab a burger or wrap and throw in an appetizer to complete the meal, or if you are feeling extra healthy, go ahead and order off the gluten-free menu. Make sure to be there on Thursday for trivia night, or plan a special event there for a birthday or banquet. Dress in your best contemporary fashion and enjoy a night of dinner and dancing all in one location.

The Clam Shack
Address: 227 Clinton Ave, Falmouth, Cape Cod, Massachusetts 02540
Phone: 508-540-7758
The Clam Shack has a casual environment that will remind you of summer camp as a kid. Order yourself some world-famous fried clams and take them back to your picnic table while you enjoy the view of the water. The name of this place is appropriate, as it is a shack on the sea, so dress appropriately for the coast and prepare to be stuffed.

The Nimrod Restaurant and Jazz Lounge
Address: 100 Dillingham Avenue, Falmouth, Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Phone: 508-540-4132
The Nimrod is an informal, yet sophisticated place to get dinner and a show. Though the dress is casual, the atmosphere is quite romantic. For dinner, try the crispy eggplant Anglais layered with vine ripened tomatoes and fresh buffalo mozzarella, roasted to perfection and finished with capers and a Madeira demi-glace or the tender sea scallops baked on a bed of sherried crabmeat & cracker dressing, and topped with breadcrumbs, white wine, lemon butter & parmesan cheese. This is definitely the spot to have a romantic date with that special someone, and enjoy the intimacy of the dining experience coupled with the Jazz performances held here at night.

Oysters Too

Address: 876 East Falmouth Highway (Route 28) East Falmouth, MA 02536
Phone: 508-548-9191
Oysters Too is a classic New England Fish Shack, with an emphasis on classic. This informal restaurant is a good place to take the family. Try the fresh Chatham scrod broiled with a Ritz topping or the shrimp scampi sautéed in garlic butter and served over linguini while the kids pick something off the children’s menu. This place is popular, so expect a bit of a wait to enjoy your dinner.

Liam Maguire's Irish Pub and Restaurant
Address: 273 Main Street Falmouth, MA 02540
Phone: 508-548-0285
Liam Maguires is the place to go for live entertainment, trivia nights, sing-alongs, and discovering magic in everyday things. While this place offers traditional pub fare, such as Shepherds Pie and Pulled Pork Sandwiches to enjoy with a wide beer selection the real fun here, however, is the entertainment. Every Wednesday is trivia night, and there are live music performances throughout the week. Come prepared to enjoy yourself in this relaxed, traditional Irish Pub.

The Quarterdeck
Address: 164 Main Street 02540 Falmouth, Cape Cod Massachusetts
Phone: 508-548-9900
The Quarterdeck is a traditional New England seafood shack. It is as informal as a restaurant built with the beams of a 17th century boat should be. The best thing to order at this place is the Fresh Oysters, which will be shucked right in front of you. Enjoy a confortable and cozy dining experience of very fresh seafood here.

The Glass Onion
Address: 37 North Main St. Falmouth, MA Cape Cod 02540
Phone: 508-540-3730
The Glass Onion is white tablecloth dining with an excellent wine selection. This formal restaurant is the place to experience fine dining in Falmouth. The menu is a mix of French and Italian inspired dishes. For example, Gnocchi and Risotto show the Italian influences on the menu while the Country Style Pâté, the use of pomegranate reductions and red wine echo French culinary traditions. What ties seemingly distinct cooking styles together are the locally sourced New England ingredients. Try the seared Atlantic scallops with spinach and arugula salad, roasted beets, grilled pears, and a warm bacon Sherry vinaigrette or the pan seared Long Island duck breast with wild rice, swiss chard, and a pomegranate reduction. The wine list is exceptional and includes many thoughtful selections. This is an excellent restaurant to share with someone important, when the food and ambiance at dinner contributes to making the evenint a special ocassion.