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The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Soups
149 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2271
+1 508-888-3622
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“lobster chowder” (33 reviews)
“veal oscar” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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149 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2271
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Cape Cod for Thanksgiving - the last one was seven years ago. We had eaten at the Daniel Webster Inn Restaurant the night before Thanksgiving in 2010 and promised ourselves we'd go back. This time we ate there on...More

Thank recordman947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service didn't start out well. We sat at a table that wasn't set yet and the waitress didn't notice until we said something. Then she gives us bread with no plates so I got crumbs all over the place. The corn chowder was great, but...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food, atmosphere and service is top notch. My lobster roll and coleslaw were outstanding. Guests had delicious clam chowder. Very attentive to our requests. The solarium dining area is beautiful. The gardens are gorgeous.More

Thank Lee C
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lee C ~ WOW - thank you for such a great review. We are happy to hear that you and your Guests enjoyed the meal and the dining in the Conservatory. Thank you again for taking the time to share your thoughts. Sincerely; Jake...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner there recently based on recommendation of our B&B host. The service was excellent but the food was so-so. The star of the night has the delicious lobster chowder...we practically licked the bowls. The main courses were nothing special. Beef tenderloin tips were tender...More

Thank Susan M
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Susan M ~ Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments about your recent dining experience. We are definitely disheartened to hear that your experience wasn't what you were expecting - we have shared your comments with our Executive Chef to follow...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Four of my lady friends treated me to lunch on my birthday and we were seated in a corner round table in the wonderful bright Atrium. Each of us had a view of the luscious greenery and the waterfall. The food was delicious, as usual,...More

Thank 123Mtk1
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 123Mtki ~ Thank you for your recent review of your dining experience in the Conservatory. The room does have amazing views. Our Chicken Pot Pie is still one of the most popular items on the menu - great for the upcoming wintery months. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The dining room of the Dan'l Webster Inn is a comfortable but lovely room. ( Have never eaten in the bar.) The atrium effect on the outside wall provides a view of the garden & waterfall. Pretty much every seat has a pleasant view. The...More

Thank Concord119
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Concord119 ~ Thank you for the review ~ and we have to agree, Rose is excellent! We will definitely pass on your comments to her. We certainly appreciate that you have been dining with us for years, thanks for the "Thumbs Up"! Sincerely; Jake...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We had a nice diner with a very special bouillabaisse The dining room was very cosy Must be very nice in spring and summerMore

Thank ilanawidera
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear ilanawidera ~ Thank you for choosing to dine with us; we know there are a lot of options in the area. And thank you for taking the time to leave comments on your experience; we appreciate it. Sincerely; Jake Tenney Assistant General Manager Submitted...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Staying in the hotel we decided to give the award winning fine dining restaurant a try. My husband ordered chowder and I ordered scallops and bacon. The chowder arrived on its own and despite several attempts to attract the wait staff over to find out...More

Thank hayman2
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear hayman2 ~ I would like to sincerely apologize that your recent visit with us in the Dining Room was disappointing. I want to assure you that these issues will be addressed with our Executive Chef and we will discuss your comment regarding the server...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has some of the best food we’ve ever eaten! The Banana’s Foster French Toast is amazing as is their fresh Atlantic Salmon. I guess that’s why we have travelled there twice from Alaska!More

Thank Eric and Jenn E
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Eric and Jenn E ~ From Alaska? WOW!! Thank you for returning to the Inn, we certainly appreciate you both. I have to agree, the French Toast Bananas Foster is amazing.... next time you happen to "wander by" you will have to try the...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our Third trip to Sandwich and we finally were able to schedule lunch at the DW Inn....WELL..were we in for a treat...sat in the atrium...just a lovely and peaceful setting....It was the first week in Oct....so all the flowers were fading...I can just imagine how...More

2  Thank cillv
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear cillv ~ How can we even begin to thank you for such a wonderful recap of your visit? Our Executive Chef has been with us for 20 years now and we have no intention of letting him go! He is amazingly creative and has...More

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29 July 2017|
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Response from seabreezecapeod | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They advertise as "Cape Cod Casual ". You can dress up (suit jacket) but it isn't necessary at all. Shorts or jeans are fine. Go. For is great and so is the service
20 October 2016|
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Response from KimSt | Property representative |
Yes! Sorry for the delay in getting back to you, didn't see the message.
Ann Marie Roger C
11 December 2015|
Response from KimSt | Property representative |
Hi Ann Marie ~ We close at 2pm on December 24th and reopen for breakfast on Saturday, December 26th at 8am. We are closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day for all dining. Have a great holiday! ~ Kim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:45 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2271
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +1 508-888-3622
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Traditional favorites share the menu with contemporary cuisine. Lovely dining rooms offer a choice of settings; candle-lit rooms, fireside dining in the Music Room or garden side dining in the sun or moonlit Conservatory combine with outstanding service and innovative cuisine to produce a positively exceptional dining experience. We welcome guests in all our dining rooms dressed from casual to their Sunday best. The Dan'l Webster Inn serves contemporary American cuisine for lunch and dinner daily, year round. Start your day in elegant style with a delightful Breakfast. Recipient of The Wine Spectator's prestigious Best of Award of Excellence, features wines that will please even the most discriminating guest. The Inn, recognized as a Distinguished Restaurant of North America, offers familiar favorites such as the most tender prime rib and filet mignon available along with seasonal and creative dishes from our constantly changing Chef's Special Menu
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