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Friendly Fisherman's

4580 Route 6, North Eastham, MA 02651
+1 508-255-6770
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (80 reviews)
“fries” (36 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4580 Route 6, North Eastham, MA 02651
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Pleasant outdoor seating with shade and without. Lobster roll stuffed to the gills (although not sure lobsters have gills)

Thank golagy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Always fabulous fresh fish. Outside dining where you can kick back in comfortable beach clothing (bathing suits and cover-ups).

Thank LizandCooper
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The service and food at Friendly Fisherman is a wonderful Cape Cod experience. We make sure we stop in for a meal whenever we visit North Eastham!

Thank fishtv2016
Reviewed 27 November 2016

You park, walk up to the counter and order your food. They give it to you a short item later and then you go back to their patio to eat it. The food was good. It was not fine dining, but it was good food...More

Thank Rokmann
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The best lobster roll on the cape. Excellent scallop rolls. Other items uneven or so so. French fries often soggy and not memorable.

Thank wink2ski
Reviewed 12 September 2016

After a lovely visit to Nauset Light and the National Seashore we sought out reasonably priced seafood, using the web for directions. The Friendly Fisherman's place got good press, and looked like what we wanted. The garden area is a nice place to sit, with...More

Thank artistgranny
Reviewed 4 September 2016

If you're hungry for a lobster roll this IS the place to get one! So much lobster meat and it's Not swimming in mayo. We also had a fried shrimp (sm) - it was also very good but felt a bit light on shrimp for...More

Thank Allison A
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Omitted items from our order. Served frozen stuffed quahogs despite saying they were made fresh. Lobster bisque was watery with very little actual lobster meat. Unfortunately, quality seems to be fading quickly.

Thank jonny_royale
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Ordered at the counter and sat at a nearby table to wait for food and soft drinks. Part of our order was picked up at the window by another family whose buzzer went off before ours. The staff did not notice. Although the customer returned...More

2  Thank Kara M
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is a seafood restaurant not to be missed when on Cape Cod. I just had the best lobster roll ever, and my wife had fantastic fried shrimp. Both dishes came with fries which were fine, but we ordered a side of onion rings which...More

Thank Steve S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you open in early October?
8 July 2016|
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Response from joy413 | Reviewed this property |
Contact them by phone. Hours change from Spring to Summer and then Fall. Lots of places stay open just after Columbus Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4580 Route 6, North Eastham, MA 02651
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  North Eastham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-6770
  • E-mail
Casual outdoor dining serving the freshest local seafood available. We also cater to Landlubbers with chicken, burgers and hot dogs, and fresh Garden, Greek or Caesar salads. There's a small playground for the kids. BYOB Enjoy!