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Bear in Boots Gastropub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
285 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2750
+1 508-444-8511
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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285 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2750
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited while staying at the nearby Shoreways Hotel. We're vegetarian and although there wasn't a wide choice of vegetarian meals, we had a very pleasant and enjoyable meal. Shared the main course on the advice of the waitress which was a good choice. That way...More

Thank dakat4
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Bear in Boots can’t seem to decide what it wants to be and as a result comes off as nothing special at all - decor, menu, drinks (apart from beer) lack focus. My burger was tasty but the loud music and overall high noise level...More

1  Thank Marybeth58
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We are locals and have tried this restaurant several times since they opened several years ago hoping it might have improved . Unfortunately it hasn't. Still very limited menu. Smallest Martini's in town. Food is not gourmet as they would have you believe. Not a...More

2  Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner with friends. The menu is limited, food is either Salty or Bland. The atmosphere is boring and miserable and that Especially is including the people that work there. They are young, inexperienced and don’t know what is on the menu. They...More

1  Thank ARodriquez14
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Hidden jewel in downtown Falmouth. Big menu, lots of craft beer and friendly service. Open kitchen so you can watch your meal being made. Waitstaff is attentive but not overbearing. Different burger and tot specials every week, late night take out window.

Thank beardsbh123
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We were able to grab a table outside on a Friday night - very lucky! The food was very good. Twists on classics, and even the ketchup was fresh. The server was an issue. He seemed very unfamiliar with the menu, and could not help...More

Thank tracie1963
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is an interesting addition to the loacl scene as it offeres something a little different given that it is based on a British Gastropub rather than an American bar. We visited twice and the range of craft beers was good and changes regularly. I...More

Thank longfellowsan
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We stopped by for apps and beers and were not disappointed! The table pretzel was very large and delicious! I loved how they had so many craft beers on draft. I would def come back to try some more things out. This was a very...More

Thank melrowe2
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Appetizers to start were the pretzel, fried cheese, and cup of bisque. All were great besides the soup was closer to cool than luke warm. Dinners were also great. Ordered was fried chicken, fried seafood platter and Mac n cheese. Service was great and desserts...More

Thank 7DustedHound
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We have one to Bear in Boots once or twice a summer for several years now but this time was very disappointing..the new menu has a lot more pub grub and a lot less gastro good food. I had a smoked cheesesteak sandwich that was...More

1  Thank Kritter3333
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15 April 2017|
Response from TheBearBoots | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for thinking of us! Unfortunately we are not serving Easter brunch. Have a wonderful holiday though and thank you for thinking of us!
27 June 2016|
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Response from TheBearBoots | Property representative |
Hi Kathy, We trim the romaine off some of the outer leaves, drizzle it with olive oil, getting it between sine out the leaves and sprinkle it with salt and pepper. Then we put it on a hot part of the grill, wait for it to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Main St, Falmouth, MA 02540-2750
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-444-8511
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We are a Gastropub specializing in locally sourced food created with care. We offer 18 beers on tap and an excellent wine list. We make everything in house from the breads, rolls an ice creams to the ketchup and mayonnaise. Come check us out!
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