Top things to do in Brewster

Top Choice Seafood in Brewster

Brewster Fish House

It's not an eye-catcher from the outside, but it's heaven inside for seafood lovers. Start with the chunky lobster bisque. From there it's safe to cast your net in any direction; dishes are fresh and creative. Just …
French in Brewster

Chillingsworth

This is the place to celebrate special occasions. The standard here is the seven-course, fixed-price French dinner, with the cost depending on your main-course selection. Fine dining happens in the antique-filled, 3…
Museum in Brewster

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

This family-friendly museum offers exhibits on the Cape's flora and fauna, including an aquarium and a butterfly house. It has a fine boardwalk trail across a salt marsh to a remote beach with tide pools. The museum…
State Park in Brewster

Nickerson State Park

This 2000-acre oasis has eight freshwater ponds with sandy beaches ideal for swimming and boating, as well as miles of cycling and walking trails. Bring along a fishing pole to catch your own trout dinner or just pa…
Beach in Brewster

Tidal Flats

When the tide goes out on Cape Cod Bay, the flats – basically giant sandbars – offer opportunities to commune with crabs, clams and gulls, and to take in brilliant sunsets. Best access to the tidal flats is via the …
Antiques in Brewster

Antiques by the Bay

While many of the antique shops on Brewster's Main St are well curated and cater to those looking to spend some money, Antiques by the Bay is a delightfully cluttered hodgepodge of inexpensive goodies from yesteryea…
Historic Building in Brewster

Brewster Store

The Brewster Store, in the heart of town, is a sight in itself. The old-fashioned country store opened in 1866, and it's barely changed since: penny candy is still sold alongside the local newspaper. Don't miss the …
Museum in Brewster

Brewster Historical Society Museum

Brewster's active historical society has moved its impressive collection of local artifacts to the restored 1799 Captain Elijah Cobb House. Visit to see a treasure trove of trinkets brought back by sea captains, col…
Seafood in Brewster

Cobie's

Just off the Cape Cod Rail Trail, this bustling roadside clam shack dishes out fried seafood that you can crunch and munch at outdoor picnic tables, as well as non-fishy fare like burgers and hot panini sandwiches. …
Coffee in Brewster

Snowy Owl

Things are extra cozy at the Snowy Owl, just off of Main St in Brewster proper. The interior of this coffee shop with an on-site roaster is all warm woods and pleasant vibes. Head to the back, where you'll find an h…