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Barnacle Bill's

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3126 Cranberry Hwy, East Wareham, MA 02538-4806
+1 508-759-1822
11:00 - 21:00
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Somerville, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the Haddock and chips. It was snow white fish. Great crispy batter. Cooked perfectly. Good size portion. Plenty of fries. Excellent coleslaw and tartar sauce. Clean, friendly family owed and run place. My Sister had the Captain's Plate. 2 pieces of hadfock, shrimp, scallops , whole belly clams and fries. Very nicely cooked, flavorful and a reasonable price at... More 

Thank Mary D
Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
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62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I'll start of with the positive, the service was good, that's the only positive. The food was EXPENSIVE and way over cooked. I ordered the scallops and clam plate. The scallops we so over cooked they were like rubber. The clams as well. Small portions for the price. Will not go back

Thank mbookach
Diamond B
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Food was mediocre. We had an array of clams and they weren't presented well nor were they tasty. Service was basic, and the ambiance poor. Expensive for what we got. We won't return.

Thank Bird R
Lakeville, ma
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Husband and I stopped for dinner. So many choices but we decided to share the Captains Platter. The food was excellent and was enough for the 2 of us. Employees are wicked nice and very helpful. I have also been there with my Mom who love the clam chowdah and I love the seafood chowdah.

2 Thank Christine818
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Fresh and tasty sandwiches, and meals at reasonable prices. Great and friendly services. Nice atmosphere and deco.No waiting lines.

2 Thank Terri E
New Bedford,MA
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291 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We had the baked scallops & fried fish & scallop combo plate. Both were good. The only negative was watery coleslaw. Mine was very watery. Prices a little high, but it is Cape Cod.

1 Thank blondie16
East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

My kids and I went on fathers day because everywhere else was packed. I was pleasantly surprised. I order fried fish and shrimp with onion rings, it was delicious. The serving was big, the food was fresh. The place slowly filled up as we ate and all seemed to have a good meal. The prices were cheap. An extra bonus.

1 Thank jim d
Onset, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

One evening I stopped by on a whim. I heard great things about this place. It is a small place, very casual with very nice waitresses. Upon looking at the menu I thought the prices were a little high. I ordered a clam chowder. I have to say this was the best clam chowder I ever had. I was sorry... More 

Thank Bette001
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Went off season so we were served quickly. Fast and friendly. Reasonable prices too. Coleslaw was the only negative.

Thank Terri B
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Good portion on large, fish was good, a little light on the fries.Clean and simple inside with friendly service. The chowder is nice and thick, if you like it that way.

Thank kjturgeon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3126 Cranberry Hwy, East Wareham, MA 02538-4806
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  East Wareham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-759-1822

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