We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Grumpy's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1408 Main Street, Route 6A, Dennis, MA 02641
+1 508-385-2911
Website
Today
06:00 - 14:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:00 - 14:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

441 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 438: English reviews
Level Contributor
60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Grumpy's is always on our list for a breakfast visit when we come to the Cape. Open 6-2, you can always pop in for lunch as well, but it is their generous breakfast portions that keep us coming back year after year. It will be our last stop on our way back to Boston this morning but certainly not the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jadamek390
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I hate to wait in line, so we check in, drive down to get Dunkin coffee come back and by then are usually seated. Best breakfast and home made muffins. I know breakfast is not a big deal but they do it five star. Nice family outing.

Helpful?
Thank Bonnie D
Hanson, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
98 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This is a must try place if you find yourself in Dennis, MA. There is usually a wait for a table but don't leave! Wait! You will not regret it! Wait staff are friendly and efficient! Food comes out quickly! Really anything we have eaten there has been great! Eggs, pancakes, hash.....it is all good!

Helpful?
Thank 1979Traveler
Brattleboro, Vermont
Level Contributor
164 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

After reading some of the reviews about Grumpy's we decided to check out the place for ourselves on our vacation. We learned mistake #1 is not to go on a weekend; after seeing a line out the door and not a single parking place to be had, with 2 very hungry kids in tow we decided to come back another... More 

Helpful?
Thank sVT_traveler
Hermitage, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We visited Grumpy's while visiting the Cape. It was the best breakfast of the week. The eggs were fluffy, not greasy or runny. Everything was great and the service was very good too!

Helpful?
Thank jlromig
Hyannis, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Always amazing. Always delicious. Same waitstaff for years, some of them even remember you! Lines on weekends and in the summer move very quickly, this place is a well oiled machine. The blueberry muffins are out of this world, and the omelets are huge and fluffy with fresh ingredients. When I ask for well done home fries... I get well... More 

Helpful?
Thank cacole815
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We are locals so we try to dine at as many places as possible on the "off-season". This is a great place for breakfast, but like the best places on the Cape it gets crowded in the summer. So if you come here in the summer, be prepared to wait. Our breakfast this morning was very good. The food was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Christine N
Baltimore, Maryland
Level Contributor
23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Abundant food, great atmosphere, definitely worth a visit. They have a large menu and the specials are abundant! Good service, too!

Helpful?
Thank Lynn45149
Green Cove Springs, Florida
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

The right place at the right time! Unique and hardy menu...potatoes with breakfast was an up sell...the way it should be! (Says the person who never gets potatoes...but pays the same!) One customer ordered Banana split waffle...whoa it was BEAUTIFUL!

Helpful?
Thank MSylver
New London, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Grumpy's is the kind of place that you imagine existed in gentler times. It is an old fashioned home cooking mecca for those who yearn for unpretentious good food. Breakfast is their specialty, pancakes are wonderful, omelets are great. The blackboard specials are inventive without being ridiculous. Great value. It is really crowded during the season, especially on weekends, but... More 

Helpful?
Thank NLTraveler2012

Travellers who viewed Grumpy's Restaurant also viewed

West Yarmouth, Cape Cod
Dennis, Cape Cod
 
South Dennis, Cape Cod
 
Sandwich, Cape Cod
 

Been to Grumpy's Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 Main Street, Route 6A, Dennis, MA 02641
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis
  • Phone Number: +1 508-385-2911

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Grumpy's Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?