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Menemsha Galley

515 North Road, Menemsha, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02552
+1 508-645-9819
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“lobster roll” (22 reviews)
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515 North Road, Menemsha, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02552
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Some things never change (which in this case is very good). Great food, well prepared and ordered from a window. Awesome! Great location in Menensha with a small patio in the rear overlooking the waterway.

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fast food ordered from the front window. Takeaway or outside table dining at the rear of the store. The prices are low to moderate and the quality is good. The rear tables lookout onto an inlet with boats and homes. Very good for a quick...More

Thank nancy s
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We rushed to get to the Galley before closing on Sunday night and our experience was nothing like the reviews we found here. The servings were scant and very pricey. The lobster roll was not anything like the pics here and the fish sandwich just...More

Thank WanderlustingOne
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This is a quaint walk-up restaurant where you order at a window, get your food through a back window and can sit on benches and overlook the fishing boats. Lovely small fishing village.

Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Made a special stop so my husband could get chowder - his absolute favorite. And, as always, it was delicious.

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Menamsha for about 20 years and I always get the fish sandwich at the Galley and it never disappoints. The rest of their food is, so I hear, extremely good too. But once you find perfection you got to stay with...More

Thank vidovich
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Crab cake sandwiches and lobster roll hit the spot and, when available, the outdoor seating is nice. Desert with soft serve rounded out a fun and solid lunch.

Thank ToddSchiffer
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

to get dinner here! This became a favorite after a long day and after a really good restaurant disappointed us. Great cheeseburgers with Angus beef. They also offer a beet and kale burger too. Swordfish dinners and sandwiches when available. Great place for families. This...More

Thank alice w
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Cold and rainy day. We ordered our food at the front window and walked to the covered porch in the back facing the docks. Rustic. Our first time tasting the popular lobster roll. Quite disappointing. A generous piece of boiled lobster in a hot dog...More

Thank fdkmd
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food is ordered at the front window. There are a few tables and other seating in the back, which looks out over a small inlet off the harbor. When the food is ready, it can be picked up at the window in the back...More

Thank mvvacation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 17
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 North Road, Menemsha, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02552
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Menemsha
  • Phone Number: +1 508-645-9819
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Famous, friendly, family owned Menemsha Galley, a gem of a 52 year old home cookin' eatery. Barbie's famous lobster rolls and chowder, fresh swordfish sandwiches, fresh angus burgers and Galley fries, salads, vegetarian type specials are offered daily at reasonable prices. Enjoy your meal on the sweet back porch with sunset views at the head of the harbor. Our very popular soft serve ice cream is a special treat to take with you as you explore the quaint little Menemsha Fishing Village and famous beach.
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