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Lighthouse Restaurant

317 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7432
+1 508-349-3681
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
317 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7432
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

The Lighthouse is a staple in Wellfleet and I have been eating there since I was a little girl. The food is good, portion size generous. The restaurant is small and you may have to wait. They have amazing salads and fresh salad dressing -...More

Thank sisterg
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I've been a fan of the Lighthouse Restaurant for many, many years. It is authentic, local dining at its best. No pretenses, no tablecloths, just good eats. The blueberry pancakes are the best for breakfast; the fish sandwich is amazing. You may have to wait...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We went on a thursday for dinner which happens to be their Mexican Night. We ordered a seafood special which was very good. Although this is a pub type of place, the tables are OK for families with kids.

Thank JRenfrew
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Service is pretty quick, the restaurant is open early and closes late, and is more moderately priced than other options in Wellfleet. You can show up with a large party, get seats, and even get everyone's order correctly. The food is basic eats and just...More

Thank Anita M
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We had parked in the 2 hour lot behind town hall. The replica of the Nauset Light and the banner announcing 20 draft beers and a musical event made the restaurant look appealing from across the street, but appearances can be deceiving. As soon as...More

Thank Over_the_Peak
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Went to Lighthouse for a vacation breakfast on 8/8 - not bothered by the hour wait except that staff was sweeping the outside and cleaning the entrance with no apparent concern for the waiting patrons. We were in his way I guess. When breakfast came...More

Thank C G
Reviewed 26 July 2015

I had scrambled eggs, bacon, and toast here. It seemed heavy with grease. It could be that I came later in the morning and the grill was not clean, I'm not sure. I think things could have been fresher. The Lighthouse was known for its...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Scrambled eggs good as well as coffee but my side of fruit was warm and mushy. Strawberries and blueberries. The home fries were incredibly greasy and I thought inedible. The bacon as well tasted like it was cooked then allowed to sit in the grease....More

Thank BAA1949
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This is a great place for breakfast or lunch in the downtown of Wellfleet. Do try if in town. The area and the place is very scenic.

Thank kappy26
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Food was good... about what you expect but nothing spectacular... enjoyed the pub type atmosphere... Great waiter and owner very attentive... enjoyed the visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
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08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7432
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
  • Phone Number: +1 508-349-3681
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