Thanksgiving is a holiday that brings people and families together with a big delicious meal. However, this meal is also A LOT of work, so why not go out and leave the cooking to someone else? The 10 restaurants on the Cape below each offer a unique experience and delicious Thanksgiving menu. They are also great to dine at any time of year. No stress, no clean-up and options that will please everyone’s palette!
We did the leg work for you and they are all a must-try! Happy Turkey Day!
Originally Published: November 15, 2021
10 Best Restaurants for Thanksgiving on the Cape
Dan’l Webster Inn (Sandwich)
Dan’l Webster Inn offers breakfast, lunch and dinner in four distinctive dining rooms, as well as, the cozy Tavern. Each dining rooms offers a different setting. The menu has traditional favorites such as prime rib and filet mignon, as well as creative, contemporary entrees and seasonal dishes. They also have a fantastic and extensive wine list.
Old Yarmouth Inn (Yarmouth Port)
The daily changing menu is sourced from local farmers and suppliers. It combines traditional flavors and with familiar recipes. Everything on the menu is incredible. They offer a great Thanksgiving meal as well – make sure to book early!
Yarmouth House (West Yarmouth)
The Yarmouth House is a Cape Cod favorite. This casual fine dining restaurant was founded in 1978 and is rich in history. They offer a delicious 3-course Thanksgiving meal.
Established in 1938, Wimpy’s Restaurant offers classic Cape Cod fare featuring fresh seafood and creative comfort cuisine. The comfortable atmosphere includes a lively pub, two fireplace dining rooms, and a Seafood Market with takeout. For Thanksgiving, Wimpy’s offers a wonderful takeout menu.
Brax Landing Restaurant (Harwichport)
Brax Landing Restaurant has been a staple for visitors to Cape Cod for decades. Situated overlooking the scenic Saquatucket Harbor, Brax boasts breathtaking views and mouthwatering meals, featuring fresh local seafood favorites.
Mezza Luna (Buzzard’s Bay)
Mezza Luna is a 3rd generation family run Italian restaurant. They specialize in traditional Italian cuisine, seafood, steaks and chops. They also offer lunch and have a full bar.
Hearth N’ Kettle (Hyannis)
This delicious casual restaurant offers complete traditional Thanksgiving dinners. They offer seconds on them and will send you home with a Thanksgiving turkey sandwich.
Chillingsworth is housed on the 300 year-old Chillingsworth Foster estate set among six acres of lawns and gardens. The restaurant features both a multi-course award winning menu and an a la carte menu.
The Mews Restaurant & Cafe (Provincetown)
The Cafe or Upstairs Dining Room, is a lively room with a relaxed vibe that looks out on the beach with an amazing view of the bay. The beach level dining room is a little quieter – perfect for sharing time with friends and family.
Villagio Ristorante (Cotuit)
Villagio offers delicious, authentic Italian food, prepared by a chef whose family’s culinary history goes back four generations. The restaurant is set in a charming 18th century Federal style building with lots of history. This is one not to miss!