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Brackett's Oceanview Restaurant

29 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
+1 978-546-2797
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
07:00 - 16:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
29 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had appetizers, salad and wine. The Grilled Brie was grilled on the top and burnt on the bottom, grilled shrimp app was very spicy, shrimp on the small side, Cesar salad, no anchovies were available and the small house salad was fine. The view...More

Thank sharronsibley
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was great. Note that the restaurant does not close at 4pm, Trip Adviser's listing is wrong.

Thank Zak T
Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying in Rockport our hotel clerk recommended Brackett's Oceanview and we thanked her after our dinning experience which was excellent...we reserved a window seat and had a wonderful view of the harbor area...the atmosphere pleasant not fancy, the service was attentive, the jumbo shrimp...More

Thank Rich334
Reviewed 1 week ago

A charming restaurant with ocean views, good service, and very good food. Much more than you'd expect from a restaurant in a tourist town.

Thank tony s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the morning we got Breakfast in the coffe shop and in the night we come back for dinner we get chiken wings ,calamari ,and coconut shrimps for ap it was excellent for main dishes we get pasta with clam sauce ,lobster Mac cheese,and prime...More

Thank peterspiliotis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner was delicious as well as the service. The steak my daughter ordered was very good. It was a little pricey for us,but I guess that's what happens on vacation.

Thank songnana2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for an early dinner to celebrate our anniversary. We were seated right away at a table with a view. We had the grilled Brie for a starter and it was delicious. My husband had the crab cakes, and he really enjoyed them....More

Thank DSSusan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had not only great service and great food but with a surprising ending. With floor to ceiling windows overlooking the harbor at around 9 pm they lowered the lights and we were treated to a wonderful fireworks display over the waterfront. Next door is...More

Thank Lotus1937
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view was great, the food was average. Nothing special. I would not return I would try another place. Food over there should be great, not just okay .

1  Thank mittmott
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Stopped in to have dinner after a day of exploring. We were seated quickly and the waitress came right over. It is very hard to eat in a town like this when you are allergic to shellfish. The only thing I could eat on the...More

1  Thank Drea814
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Questions & Answers
Karen C
2 September 2015|
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Response from yankeedoodles | Reviewed this property |
I had stopped in personally the night before and made a reservation. Very odd they don't answer or have an answering machine.
Laura N
2 August 2015|
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Response from Dennis L | Reviewed this property |
It is a CA. Wine called Matchbook. You can go to crew wines.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-2797
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