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The Sailing Cow Cafe

170 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, MA 02639-2303
+1 508-760-6667
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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Seafood, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
170 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, MA 02639-2303
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

1.0 star rating 6/27/2017 Fair for basics at breakfast if you don't mind spending your day day waiting for your food and end up getting the wrong items anyway! Went on a Monday at 11am figuring we would be in and out quickly.... wrong! Waited...More

2  Thank minch84
Management response:Responded 14 July 2017

Susan - thank you for posting your candid feedback both on here and on our Yelp page. While we are disappointed to hear your breakfast was not up to your expectations, we understand your frustration regarding the waiting time and situation. We strive to impress...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were staying in a condo unit nearby and had seen that others in their Trip Advisor postings had mentioned having breakfast here ... so we gave it a try since it was just a skip and a jump away from our door. Food was...More

1  Thank owlloverNyc
Management response:Responded 14 July 2017

Thank you for the great review! We appreciate your patronage and can’t wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Stop at the cow for a drink stayed for dinner. There is a new cook with a bit of a southern flare. We had a calamari appetizer and split the special --- lobster and shrip and bacon over grits. The meal was outstanding.

Thank John_Paul02904
Management response:Responded 9 June 2017

Thank you for the review, John! We are glad you enjoyed your experience with us.

Reviewed 16 October 2016

I guess it's very difficult to win with this place. My last review was nothing great and I honestly thought we would give it another chance. My wife and I travelled from South Yarmouth to Dennisport for dinner. Google indicated the place was open from...More

Thank CapeCod314
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My family has been going here for several years. Each time never disappointed. Today was no exception. Christina who was our server was cheerful and helpful. My son has nut allergies and she made sure all he ordered , Chocolate Chip Pancakes would be okay...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I'm local to "The cow" in the summer. Always great food and drinks. Staff is a hoot. The view of the beach can’t be beat. I recommend you stop in to see for yourself. It is one of the most friendly places on cape cod....More

Thank edconnolly
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

All kinds of find and OK.... Menu is better than you would expect and the quality is a little better than expected. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner all available. Service is always very good.More

Thank bwdailey
Robyn T, Owner at The Sailing Cow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2016

Great meals and awesome service is what we aim for on the daily, so the team and I are stoked that you were able to experience just that! That being said, I appreciate the awesome feedback and all the kind words. Can't wait to see...More

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Have had good meals here throughout the years I have come to the Cape. Easy walking distance from my cottage. Food is always good whether bfast or dinner. Just a quirky wait staff. Too friendly, too forgetful, too side tracked... but never a bad issue....More

Thank Cindy C
Robyn T, Owner at The Sailing Cow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

The views for sunset are definitely stellar, Cindy. While I'm so excited to hear that you had an overall great experience with us, I'm bummed that the service didn't pull all the way through for you. We'll definitely be taking a look into it. -Robyn...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Not sure why this restaurant isn't getting rated higher. My wife and daughter and myself all had a terrific meal here. The staff seemed happy, the food was ready promptly and the meal itself was probably the best platter of clams I have ever eaten,...More

Thank voodoochile67
Robyn T, Owner at The Sailing Cow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Clam connoisseur? Saying we served up the best clams? Wow! We're truly flattered and are stoked to hear your family was just as happy with their experience with us. All that to say, the team and I appreciate all the kind words and can't wait...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here on a Sunday afternoon. The place is located in a great location across from the beach. Indoor & outdoor seating. The service was good, wait staff was polite, although no one seemed overly happy. The chowder and homemade chips were the...More

1  Thank Laura M
Robyn T, Owner at The Sailing Cow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

While I'm stoked to hear that you're loving the chowder and homemade chips, it's saddening to know that you felt the team wasn't as chipper as they could have been, Laura. We train our staff to be as courteous, friendly, and excited to help out...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, MA 02639-2303
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Dennis Port
  • Phone Number: +1 508-760-6667
Beachside dining located on Nantucket Sound. Come to The Sailing Cow Cafe and enjoy the beach, fun staff, udderly delicious food, refreshing cocktails and live entertainment! At The Sailing Cow Cafe we use fresh ingredients to create specialty dishes. Our food is cooked to order, and we are happy to accommodate special menu needs. We serve homemade breakfast, lunch and dinner, so you can enjoy our delicious food any time of the day! Some local favorites at Sailing Cow include our overstuffed omelets or signature corn bread french toast for breakfast. Lunch favorites are our fresh seafood, overstuffed sandwiches and large crisp salads and large burgers. Sailing Cow dinner menu offers great seafood, fabulous steaks, mouth watering prime rib and grilled lobsters. Come eat, drink and hang out with us at Sailing Cow Cafe! Whether you're in town on vacation, or permanent resident, we look forward to meeting you and serving you home cooked food with a smile.
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