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Baxter's Fish-N-Chips

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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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177 Pleasant St, Hyannis, MA 02601-4011
+1 508-775-4490
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Been going to Baxter's since the early 70's. Best seafood around the area. The menu is mostly seafood because that's what their specialty is. It's a lively place with a lot of charm. Wait staff are superb and hussle to get you your drinks. It's the same now as it was in 1974. You can dock your boat and join... More 

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Maryland
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My bad I was bit able to take a picture of the best Seafood Bisque I've ever had! This place is highly recommended.

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Thank Lia L
New Jersey
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cute saloon style fish and chip spot, watch the fireworks here forthe 4th of July. Fried food always a+. Receptionless preferred venue for delicious food and awesome views.

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Thank Divanaire
Mashpee, Massachusetts, United States
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located on Pleasent Street, it is a little out of the way unless you are using the Steamship to go to the Islands you may have a hard time discovering this gem of a place to get the best fish going. This is a seasonal eatery so you will have to visit in the summer but it is right on... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food is fresh, they serve fats, you get to choose between sitting inside, outside with a view to the port and the lighthouse, or in the restaurant. We started going to Baxter's quite a few years ago, when they also had an extension on a decommissioned boat - there are pictures of that inside. Totally worth a visit!

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1 Thank MGS1NE
Cambridge, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Great location the food is fabulous fantastic seafood in Hyannis near the bay watch all boats going in & out take ferry to Martha vineyard

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Massachusetts
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

looking for a nice place to dine for lunch or dinner baxter is it. great food and if your on the water they have dock side service as well

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1 Thank dhromeo63
South Dennis, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This is the place for great seafood. Done out on the wharf. In fact, the entire restaurant is built over the water. It started in 1919, as a fish packing house and has evolved into the present day restaurant. President Kennedy used to get his fish at Baxters.

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Derry, New Hampshire
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173 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

we had a wonderful time at baxter's boathouse for lunch the atmosphere is perfect the marina is right outside the restaurant you can sit outside if you'd like seafood is fresh and well prepared we had kiley h as a server we will go back

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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92 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We took a morning Hyannis harbor cruise and then went for lunch at Baxter. We ate indoors, but there is outdoor seating. I had the seafood platter. The service was prompt and friendly and the food was good. I would go again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Pleasant St, Hyannis, MA 02601-4011
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Hyannis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-775-4490

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?