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Impudent Oyster

15 Chatham Bars Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2342
+1 508-945-3545
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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15 Chatham Bars Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2342
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Reviewed 2 July 2009

We ate at the Bar last night, Our first visit, The food was fantastic, Great service, very well priced, Would recommend to anyone.

Thank saylesernest
Reviewed 27 June 2009

I have just returned from a meal at this restaurant and am now sitting in my spa suite at Chatham Bars Inn awaiting room service as our meal was so awful. The fish we ordered was soaked in multiple flavours and we left over half...More

2  Thank JudithUk
Reviewed 26 June 2009

After reading some of the poor reviews recently on Tripadvisor, I was somewhat hesitant to give this restaurant a try. But there are very few restaurants in Chatham, so we decided to take a chance. . It was outstanding. I had the Bouillabaisse($33.00) and my...More

1  Thank leop
Reviewed 24 June 2009

5 stars! Whether you want a snack at the bar or a full 3 courses this restaurant is truly spectacular! A must for those visiting the Cape!

Thank TracyHarris3010
Reviewed 30 May 2009

After hearing and reading so many positive reviews of what is considered a stellar, landmark seafood restaurant, I was very disappointed by my meal. I started off with the steam mussels as the menu stated they were local. When they arrived, these were the most...More

4  Thank Hopping-along
oysterjp, manager at Impudent Oyster, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2009

Locally available seafood at the time of your visit does not include mussels, as local Red Tide conditions prevented us from serving that variety of shellfish. If consumed, you die. You're welcome for saving your life.

Reviewed 12 May 2009

The Impudent Oyster is a good lunch spot in Chatham compared to the other selections in the downtown. We usually start off with a cup of the quohog chowder that is always filled with more clams than potato which makes us very happy! Sandwiches are...More

Thank Veronica L
Reviewed 11 May 2009

A rude waitress, mold on the sandwich's bun, black-edged lettuce in the caesar salad, and a manager who would not take any charge off the bill because "we ate the food." Reputable eating establishments always cater to the customer. Not so at The Impudent Oyster....More

1  Thank traveler06032
Reviewed 8 February 2009

My partner and I made plans and kept ours fingers crossed that we would not have the negative experinence of one of the other reviewers. Immediately we felt good about our choice. We did arrive a little ahead of time and said we'd like to...More

Thank DougBoston
Reviewed 9 December 2008

Great food. The Portugese mussels get me ever time & go there, & they always have inventive specials. But go at lunch, when it is less crowded and less expensive.

Thank tomdurk
Reviewed 24 November 2008

I have been going to the Oyster for years, and always had a lovely experience and great food. I don't know where some of these negative reviews are coming from, but the Oyster has a wonderful staff and a great menu. I would recommend the...More

Thank taylorsjp
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Questions & Answers
11 December 2016|
Response from Kimbrid | Reviewed this property |
No reservations just walked in and we had 3 in our party
Harry G
20 June 2016|
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Response from kathady | Reviewed this property |
I submitted a review and I have been asked to answer your question. The owner of Impudent is an older gentleman and they don't appear to have a website so I think it is more a lack of technology than and intent to ignore... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Chatham Bars Ave, Chatham, MA 02633-2342
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-945-3545
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