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4 Harbor Sq, Nantucket, MA 02554-6107
+1 508-228-1266
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (69 reviews)
“lobster roll” (29 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Harbor Sq, Nantucket, MA 02554-6107
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

Had to stop by The Tavern during our annual visit. Best chowdah in town! Cup of this and 1/2 turkey sandwich, cold local beer, good frites, good service. Had to sit inside because it was very windy that day. Good value for the food. Busy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mungie2014
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Tired from walking around town and wanted to enjoy the sun, people watch and eat. The Tavern provided such a place. Food was very good and service was excellent and timely. I had the Mediterranean flatbread salad that was delicious and perfectly dressed with just...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gipat
Reviewed September 21, 2018

After a warm day walking the streets of Nantucket, we needed a place to get off our feet and get a bite to eat before we went back to the ferry. We were lucky enough to get an outside, shaded table. We ordered two beers...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 329bbww
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Having been disappointed the previous evening by chowder at another place, I tried it here for lunch. Excellent! They use butter and cream to make it. At lunch they offer a cup of chowder and half a seafood salad roll. Perfect. Good service... sit outside...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KitVirginiaBeach
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Two Lobsta rolls and two ice teas for lunch, overlooking the harbor and watching the people come off the steamship. Crowded and friendly. Fair prices and good grub.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank XSki007
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The Tavern was recommended by our guide, but we chose another place. When we walked by, it was really hopping and obviously a popular place near the wharf.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Al R
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Staff was very friendly. Food was great for what we ordered. Clam chowder was amazing one of the best on the island

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Travelers403
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to have dinner prior to boarding ferry back to Hyannis. We were pleasantly surprised by Tavern. Location is a few yards from ferry and the service and food were very good. We were given a table on balcony overlooking harbor....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Familyli4
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The food and service were excellent. We sat outdoors with a view of the harbor. The separate bar was very busy and people seemed to be having a great time.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kfboudreau
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We had a great lunch at the Tavern. Cute outside seating. We ordered and I swear we barely took a drink and our food was served. Hot, excellent fish. Just all around a good experience.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stephen4261
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Harbor Sq, Nantucket, MA 02554-6107
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-1266
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