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The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge

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APPETIZERS‎
Cup $4.00
Bowl $5.00
Cape Cod Clam Chowder
Half pound $10.00
Full pound $18.00
Cajun Peal & Eat Shrimp
$9.00
Fried Calamari
With chipotle aïoli & tomato & basil stew
$10.00
Tuna Carpaccio
Ahi tuna sliced paper thin, wasabi crème fraîche, ponzu reduction & Chinese slaw
$8.00
Red Beet Carpaccio
Olive oil & herb marinated goat cheese & garnished w/ mixed greens
$9.00
Farm Raised Mussels
Steamed in white wine w/ garlic, shallots, tomatoes & fennel
$8.00
Fried Chicken Wings
Infused w/ a Thai glaze or buffalo style, served w/ blue cheese dressing & celery
$9.00
Bay Shrimp & Corn Quesadilla
Stuffed w/ shrimp, corn, cilantro & vermont goat cheese topped w/ pico de gallo & ancho chili crème fraiche
$9.00
Chicken Satay
On Chinese coleslaw w/ peanut & Thai dipping sauces
$2.25 each
Native ‘Cotuit’ Oysters on the Half Shell **
Grown‎ by cotuit oyster company in the waters of cotuit bay on cape cod since 1857 ‘sweet & briny’ served w/ cocktail sauce & horseradish
SALADS‎
$5.00
Mixed Greens
With choice of balsamic vinaigrette, maytag blue cheese, ranch or orange Thai dressing
$8.00
Fancy Mixed Greens
With raddichio, Belgian endive, roasted spiced pecans, kalamata olives, goat cheese & tomatoes
$8.00
Caesar Salad
Served w/ grated asiago, parmesan & croutons
$26.00
Lobster Salad Plate
“Fresh-out-of-the-shell” lobster meat salad w/ haricot verts, tomato, avocado, chives, verjus & crème fraîche
$9.00
Sautéed Chicken Livers
With pecans, marinated balsamic red onions, granny smith apples & fancy mixed greens
$18.00
Hot & Crunchy Day Boat Scallops
Served on mixed greens w/ citrus vinaigrette
SANDWICHES‎
$10.00
Three Little Pigs
2009 first place winner of “best sandwich in sandwich” three pulled pork sliders w/ apricot chutney, served w/ french fries & coleslaw
$10.00
Corned Beef Reuben
Served on marble rye w/ sauerkraut, Swiss cheese & Russian dressing w/ French fries
$13.00
The Cape Codder
Native haddock dipped in our special crust & deep fried, served w/ French fries & coleslaw
$10.00
Angus Beef Burger
A half pound of grilled prime beef served w/ lettuce, tomato, sliced Bermuda onion & French fries
$7.00
Pearl Hot Dog
Served w/ French fries
$9.00
House-Made Salmon Burgers
With‎ key lime aïoli, served w/ French fries
$10.00
Smoked Turkey Wrap
With lettuce, tomatoes, Bermuda onions & cape cranberry chutney served w/ mixed greens
$10.00
Grilled All Natural Chicken Breast
Served w/ chipotle aïoli & French fries
$26.00
The Ultimate Lobster Roll
Pure heaven! A half-pound of “fresh-out-of-the-shell” lobster meat salad on a roll served w/ cape cod potato chips & coleslaw
$Market
Aqua Grille Panini
Ask your server for the chef’s special of the day
FRIED SEAFOOD‎
All of aqua grille’s fried seafood is dipped in our own special crust, deep fried, & served w/ coleslaw & French fries
$22.00
Old-fashioned cocktail sauce
Chipotle aïoli
Tartar sauce
Fried Whole-Belly Clams - Local Catch
$16.00
Old-fashioned cocktail sauce
Chipotle aïoli
Tartar sauce
Fried Point Judith Calamari
$19.00
Old-fashioned cocktail sauce
Chipotle aïoli
Tartar sauce
Fried Cape Cod Scallops
$18.00
Old-fashioned cocktail sauce
Chipotle aïoli
Tartar sauce
Fried Gulf Coast Shrimp
$17.00
Old-fashioned cocktail sauce
Chipotle aïoli
Tartar sauce
Fried Atlantic Haddock
HOUSE SPECIALTIES‎
$17.00
Thai Glazed Atlantic Salmon
Topped w/ a fruit salsa & served on a ginger rice salad
$17.00
New England Cod
In an herb batter topped w/ capers, vine ripened tomatoes, shitake mushrooms, lemon & herbs
$14.00
Chicken Piccata
All natural chicken served over vegetable risotto
$15.00
Sonoran Style Fried Fish Tacos
With native cod, jalapeño jack cheese, shredded lettuce & pickled red onions, served w/ pico de gallo, guacamole, key lime aïoli, & black bean salad
$12.00
Penne Pomodoro
With a creamy herbed tomato sauce & parmesan cheese
$12.00
Vegetable Risotto Milanese
With onions, mushrooms, leeks, carrots & parmesan cheese
$13.00
House Made Bratwurst
Topped w/ onion sauce & served w/ mashed potatoes & sauerkraut
$15.00
Wienerschnitzel
Served w/ French fries & cucumber salad
About
Please note the Pilot House is closed for the months of January and February 2019 and reopening in early spring.
PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed November 16, 2018

Had planned to order a shore dinner since it was on the menu (and we checked out the menu before going), but they don't do it at this time of year. That was a disappointment. So I ordered the seafood pasta. It was good (and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lgsma
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We had a very pleasant lunch experience. Quickly seated at a nice table near the window. My wife had the fish soup and crab cake - very nice. My cup of clam chowder tasted very good, but I could not find any clams! The calamari...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GuinnessBoy1950
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is a finer dinning restaurant near Cape Cod Canal. Sea food was fresh and a good selection. We had a group of 7 including a toddler and the service was excellent. Nice place to enjoy a walk along the canal after dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank James D
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The food here is very good. We have had two meals here on separate occasions. They have great outdoor seating with heaters and music. The scallop salad was delicious and the swordfish dinner was huge. I was surprised at the large portion of fish...cooked perfectly....More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank vacationhappy_11
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The views were lovely. A cruise ship passed through the canal while were eating. The food was well prepared. The menu was varied. The service was excellent without being intrusive.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ghostmom5
Reviewed September 28, 2018

I take guests throughout the summer to this beautiful location at the Sandwich marina for drinks out on the lawn and lovely lunches outside on the patio. The scallop salad is delicious and memorable and the broiled Schrod is fresh and yummy. Our last visit...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Terrible disappointment. A special occasion dinner was a flop. Literally, from the time we went in with the musty moldy smell, to the totally disinterested and unresponsive bimbo at the front desk, it was terrible. We were unceremoniously escorted to a table without any comment....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank John C
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Had dinner with great friends outside. Great view of the canal and a sunset. Food and service was great.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SandwichJohn
Beth F, Manager at The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thanks John! Hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

On Friday had minimum wait for a table with a great view of which there are many on the wrap around porch. My wife and I each had the baked scallops (lunch 14.99) which were more than adequate in number and absolutely delicious in a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank butchduga
Beth F, Manager at The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

We are so happy to hear that your group thoroughly enjoyed your visit with us, and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed September 2, 2018

I ate at the Pilot House with my family on Saturday evening. Perfect night as the weather was gorgeous for their beautiful outdoor dining area. 6 adults and 5 grandchildren. Food was excellent and service superb! Many thanks to Chef Rob for helping to set...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wahkia
Beth F, Manager at The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you for celebrating your daughter's birthday with us, and we are so happy that you had such a wonderful experience! I'll be sure to pass along your kind comments to the staff. Hope to see you again soon!

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dawnmZ9133EY
September 21, 2017|
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Response from Tom G | Reviewed this property |
Lobster tails but not sure of steak
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Rita P
May 24, 2016|
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Response from Beth F | Property representative |
Hi Rita, Yes, we do take reservations. Please call the restaurant at 508 888-8889 to speak with the hostess. You may also visit our website and make a reservation through our on-line application ureserv. Thank you again... More
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Rita P
May 23, 2016|
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Response from Beth F | Property representative |
Hi Rita! Yes, we have both broiled and baked seafood options. For example, we have a delicious broiled scrod and a delightful baked scallops on the menu. Please visit our website to see our complete menu. We also have... More
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