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Sconset Cafe

8 Main St, Post Office Square, Siasconset, Nantucket, MA 02564
+1 508-257-4008
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (6 reviews)
“halibut” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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LOCATION
8 Main St, Post Office Square, Siasconset, Nantucket, MA 02564
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Year after year the Sconset Cafe delivers delicious meals and has a warm and friendly staff. They also make a crab cake that raises the bar, absolutely delicious!

Thank Dana D
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Looks are really deceiving with this place. You think it's going to be a cute, simple cafe. Instead, you get a classy little restaurant with terrific food, beautiful interior, and jovial atmosphere. They don't serve alcohol, but if you get something from the shop next...More

Thank MycroftHolmey
Reviewed 22 August 2017

What quaint small private fine dining restaurant that seats 30 patrons at 6PM & 8PM.....Reservations usually required. The staff is very attentive, professional, & friendly. BYOB from family wine shop next door and no cork fee. The presentations were fabulous (starters, entrees, & desert). I...More

Thank donovana264
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner with my wife, parents, and brother. There are two seatings, a 6 o'clock and an 8 o'clock. The restaurant is BYOB and cash only. There is a shop next door with wine,spirits, and beer for sale. Prices aren't too bad, definitely...More

1  Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Chef Alex really made a spectacular meal. The tuna appetizer had amazing Asian flavors. The pecan crusted halibut with coconut curry was a perfect flavor prepared perfectly. Homemade ice cream and chocolate cake was a fabulous finish to this wonderful evening. Contemporary clean casual decor...More

Thank MichaelG2
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We did a quick stop on our bike tour and we had the chocolate chip cookies. They were delicious, fresh and very large. The service was great and quick. Fabulous little spot.

Thank bodenmillermichelle
Reviewed 10 July 2017

On a beautiful Summer's night had dinner at the Sconset Cafe. We brought a bottle of wine as they do not serve liquor. Dinner was excellent, service outstanding!

Thank denbro
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food AND service! Also, the intimate atmosphere and charming surroundings enhance the experience.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Took the family here one night and were wowed by the food. Super small place but so what....Quaint, Expensive, Great Food and how can you beat the location.

Thank Wtftraveler
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

In the heart of the small town on Nantucket Island, called Siasconset, is a little jewel of a restaurant where you bring your own wine. Buy the wine at the Book Store next door to avoid a surcharge, and bring a check or cash. No...More

Thank Lynne S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Main St, Post Office Square, Siasconset, Nantucket, MA 02564
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket  >  Siasconset
  • Phone Number: +1 508-257-4008
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