*Note- There are tons of other good restaurants and things to do around town. This is just the short list of our favorites. Please let us know if there are others you recommend. Best Seafood is indicated in red.

Food & Drink

Best Coffee Shops

Coffee Obsession

"An honest brew makes its own friends." Coffee Obsession is in its 15th season and continues to offer an old style coffee house atmosphere. Enjoy great coffee, espresso and teas and baked goods along with the kind of service, selection and ambiance you won't find elsewhere. Wifi hotspot.

110 Palmer Ave. Falmouth, MA 02540



Pie In The Sky Bakery & Cafe

Located in historic Woods Hole, at the end of the Shining Sea Bike Path; just a 1 minute walk from the Martha’s Vineyard ferry terminal. Wifi hotspot.

10 Water Street Woods Hole MA 02543



Best Restaurants

Quicks Hole Tavern

With a commitment to farm-to-table sourcing,  the new Quicks Hole Tavern boasts “wicked fresh” local ingredients. The menu changes with the seasons and offers original twists on local seafood, cheese and charcuterie boards, burgers, gourmet grilled cheese, freshly made soups and salads plus an extensive craft beer list, a fine selection of wines and a full bar.

29 Railroad Avenue Woods Hole, MA 02543

Tavern:  508.495.0048

Taqueria: 508.495.0792


Water Street Kitchen

...we believe a good restaurant can bring together many of the very best things in life: Good food and drink, Celebration, Community, Friends and family, and, in our case, a waterfront view and a lovely sea breeze!

56 Water Street Woods Hole, MA 02543



The Glass Onion

Thank you for joining us. We are pleased to be open for dinner nightly, Tuesday thru Saturday, starting at five o’clock. Seating is first come first serve.

Limited reservations for parties of six or more.

37 North Main St.Falmouth, MA 02540



Breakfast & Lunch

The Pickle Jar

Here at Pickle Jar Kitchen, we believe that any good meal should start with wholesome, natural ingredients and be served in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Whether you want to sit and join us for a relaxing meal or just grab a quick snack and beverage for the road, we'll leave that up to you.

Come join us for breakfast and lunch - Thursday through Monday opening at 7am, Thanks and see you all soon!!!

170 Main Street Falmouth, MA



The Village Cafe

The Village Cafe is a great place in West Falmouth for Coffee, Baked Stuff, Breakfast & Lunch!

634 W Falmouth Hwy Falmouth, MA


Family Restaurants

Añejo Mexican Bistro

Añejo Mexican Bistro opened it doors in August of 2010 and very quickly became a fixture on the local restaurant scene. With its unique take on fresh Mexican cuisine and cocktails offered in a fun, sophisticated atmosphere, co-owners Jesse Kersey and Jamie Surprenant pride themselves in offering an escape to Mexico in the heart of Falmouth.

188 Main Street, Falmouth, MA 02540



The Lobster Trap

Lobster Trap was founded in 1969 as a neighborhood fish market on the Back River in Bourne. Times change, but our mission has remained the same. We are committed to providing guests with the best possible products we can source, prepared with care and served with pride. After all, this isn't just a job for us, its a way of life. Now eat, drink, enjoy!

290 Shore Rd., Bourne MA



Shuckers World Famous Raw Bar

"The essence of summer" is what the Philadelpia Enquirer calls Shuckers World Famous Raw Bar & Cafe. One of the Cape's best says Stan Grossfield of the Boston Globe. But the best testimonial to Shuckers is how many local people bring their off Cape visitors to the place that truly reflects the vision of what Cape Cod is, Shuckers!

91A Water Street  Woods Hole, MA



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