North Shore Kayak Outdoor Center
Rockport is a perfect base for sea kayaking – a great way to explore the rocky coast of Cape Ann. Besides renting kayaks, this outfit...
Bear Skin Neck
Bearskin Neck is the peninsula that juts into the harbor, lined with galleries, lobster shacks and souvenir shops. The name Bearskin...
In 1922, long before there was any municipal recycling program, Elis F Stenman decided that something useful should be done with all...
Brothers Brew Coffee Shop
Two words: coffee and doughnuts. There are other (perhaps healthier) options for breakfast, but go for the doughnuts. You won't regret...
Roy Moore Lobster Company
This takeout kitchen has the cheapest lobster-in-the-rough on the Neck. Your beast comes on a tray with melted butter, a fork and a wet...
1 Wharf Rd · interesting places nearby
Ellen's Harborside information
By the T Wharf in the town center, Ellen's has grown famous serving a simple menu of American breakfasts, chicken, ribs and lobster since 1954. Consider the award-winning clam chowder. It's all very old school – from the quaint dining room to the warm service to the classic New England cuisine – except for the gluten-free menu (pretty newfangled, and much appreciated by some).