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The Red Cottage

36 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, MA 02660-2701
+1 508-394-2923
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (205 reviews)
“home fries” (51 reviews)
“eggs” (41 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
36 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, MA 02660-2701
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is rated number one for a good reason!! There is so much to choose from you need to go multiple times to even sample a portion of what they have to offer. So many choices, three types of coffee, six breads, multiple options...More

Thank MarlonRU
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came early during the week with two small kids. The staff was extremely friendly and accommodating, interacted with my kids and always available to top off our coffees etc. To us, the food was just OK, we’ve definitely had better breakfasts elsewhere on the Cape....More

Thank Phipps217
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The whole experience was great very friendly, we got there at 07:15 and there were tables by the time we left at 08:20 it was nearly full, but you didn’t feel rushed

Thank karen19722014
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was quite a wait, especially for a rainy weekday, but it was absolutely worth the wait! EVERYTHING we ordered was just fantastic! If you haven't been yet, you need to stop here. Definitely a must!

Thank dkbeland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Red Cottage is basically a diner-style old-time restaurant with excellent food and service. My 2 sons, wife and I sat at the counter, but tables were also available. We had an assortment of items including 1/2 lb lobster roll, cinnamon french toast, 1/4 lb lobster...More

Thank Romuald L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cash only...cash only... there - that's the only downside, but that's workable, as long as you know upfront. Thee is an ATM right there so...all is good. Where do I even start. Okay, imagine please.... If you were to somehow combine real old New England...More

Thank Squeaky104
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a simple yet delicious meal and wanted a friendly atmosphere. Found The Red Cottage Grille and couldn’t have been more satisfied. A 50s diner with a warm welcome and simple yet plentiful food. Had the crab cakes and the lobster roll....More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have always wanted to stop here and check this place out .... very cute.. old fashion setting . I only had the cranberry / blueberry pancakes . Delicious .... I definitely will be back with friends

Thank seasailorswim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food for lunch food was delicious, and the retro atmosphere was fun. Hours are limited and payment is by cash only. Very popular spot.

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old fashion place where you could have had breakfast in 1955. Great food, local flavor and dripping with charm

Thank Cliffordmte
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, MA 02660-2701
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-394-2923
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