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Old Yarmouth Inn

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly

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Six Wellfleet Oysters
Eight Littleneck Clams
Five Jumbo Chilled Shrimp
Crab Cake (Chef's Special)
Lumb & claw meat, smoked paprika aioli, Frisee salad
The Old Yarmouth Inn offers classic cuisine for the next generation; the best in fresh local fish, shellfish, steaks and pasta. Whether you are looking for a casual meal in our cozy wood paneled tavern or a view of our gardens from the dining room, once you have experiencedThe Old Yarmouth Inn's delightful menu, warm, friendly staff and awesome wine selection you will know why we have become one of the most popular dining destinations on the Cape
US$ 10-US$ 33
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love this restaurant in general - the ambiance, the servers are great, the food and drinks are great. This deserves a seperate review because of the cape ( Nantucket bay) scallops. I was beyond thrilled to see them as a special. I typically get...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just visited the Old Yarmouth Inn during our annual Christmas visit to the Cape. I had the scallop risotto & my wife had the prime rib. Both dishes were done to perfection & delicious. Wonderful relaxing atmosphere & our waiter David was attentive & very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old Yarmouth inn, is one of the best places to eat on cape cod. Food is always perfect, the wine and beer selection is A+. They do a great job over here.. heard the brunch is great also!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nick_lorino
Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review - it is always nice to see you stride through the door and I think that you should try the Sunday Brunch - I have a feeling you will love it. Look forward to seeing you again! Many Thanks, Sheila

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our party of 4 were all impressed with the facility and its waite staff. Our meals consisting a both fish and sirloin dishes were very good. The Old Yarmouth Inn, dating to 1696, is very well maintained and affords exceptional atmosphere,More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kevin K
Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We have been committed to serving consistently good, approachable food for 22 years and take our guests satisfaction very seriously and I am very pleased that all 4 of you enjoyed your experience and hope that you will join us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended club function and the setting was nicely arranged for our group. Cute historic building conveniently located in Yarmouth. My salmon was nicely prepared but others having chicken and steak found their food overcooked. Delicious apple crisp for dessert. Restaurant not noisy so easy to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

I love the setting, the atmosphere and ambiance of the Old Yarmouth Inn. The food however leaves a little more to be desired.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bostonguy87
Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I have always said that food, like art or wine or music, is subjective.As you can see, most of our reviews are complimentary towards the food; the flavor AND the presentation. I am sorry that our food was "not your particular brand of vodka" (a...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

We recently stayed in the B&B across the road from this Inn and popped in to have a coffee one morning. The decor is a little basic and tired but the staff are very welcoming . We went back in the evening to have a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us at the bar and I am glad that we could make your evening and your visit to the Cape and enjoyable one. Sheila

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Thur night in October. A local recommended dining in the tavern, I agree. The tavern is friendly and cozy. The local twist on a Moscow Mule was great. My husband and I had the mushroom torte, ceviche, flounder and a scallop...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CindyLW137
Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for dining with us and for sampling some of Chef Regina's specials that evening. We have just updated our dink list for the Fall & Winter, if you have an opportunity to join us again, we would be happy to see you....More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

The food was good but a little too rich when taken as a 3 course meal. The soup was served cool and had to be re-heated, The service ... we were asked 3 times in each course if "everything was okay" ... that's 9 times...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So sorry that you felt harassed during your meal - I think that we over compensated for the soup by being overly diligent with the rest of your meal.. We take our guest's satisfaction seriously, but I am sorry that it disturbed your ability to...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Went after the Cape Symphony. Arrived fire roaring at front desk to wArm us and the owners Sheila and Arpad smiles and hugs! We were seated in the lovely main dining room. We opened our menu to a lively yummy surprise.. Nee menu! My sister...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Sheila F, Owner at Old Yarmouth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you so much for this review..we are so happy that you enjoyed your meal and the new menu - the hugs...well those come with the territory anytime we see you two walk through the door. Thanks for being so loyal! With Gratitude! Sheila

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Darby L
20 June 2018|
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Response from Sheila F | Property representative |
Sorry to have missed this question - yes we have a children’s menu with Chicken Tenders, Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Child portion of Steak Tips, Pasta, Grilled Cheese, kids Fish & Chips.
Christine S
14 February 2017|
Response from Sheila F | Property representative |
Dinner menu and some amazing specials which I posted on our web page and our Facebook page. Thank you
29 December 2016|
Response from Sheila F | Property representative |
Hi, we are serving a limited menu with some great specials, but are not having a Party seating per se. Currently we have only 8:30 and 9:00 reservations availability Many thanks!
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