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Top Choice Seafood in Dennis

Sesuit Harbor Cafe

This is the Cape Cod you won't find on the highway: an idyllic shack tucked into Sesuit Harbor serving freshly caught seafood at picnic tables smack on the water. The scrumptious lobster rolls, like everything else,…
Top Choice Cinema in Dennis

Cape Cinema

On the grounds of the Cape Playhouse, this vintage movie theater shows foreign and independent films. It's a true art house: the entire ceiling is covered in an art-deco mural of the heavens painted by American real…
Beach in Dennis

Chapin Memorial Beach

Families will love the gently sloping waters at this dune-backed beach. Not only is it ideal for wading, but all sorts of tiny sea creatures can be explored in the tide pools. At low tide, you can walk way out onto …
Theater in Dennis

Cape Playhouse

The Cape Playhouse is the oldest operating professional summer theater (since 1927) in the US. Bette Davis once worked here as an usher, and some of the biggest names in showbiz have appeared on its stage. It hosts …
Beach in Dennis

West Dennis Beach

Extending one gorgeous mile along Nantucket Sound, this is the south side's mecca for swimmers, windsurfers and kiteboarders. It's a good bet for finding a parking space on even the sunniest of days, as the parking …
Wine Bar in Dennis

Harvest Gallery Wine Bar

Tip your glass with class at this combo wine bar and art gallery behind the Dennis village post office. There's live music several nights a week (jazz, blues, folk etc), and a tempting grazing menu of tapas plates, …
American in Dennis

Red Pheasant

This former ship's chandlery is more than 200 years old, so you can feel as elegant as your surroundings as you tuck into salmon gravlax, roast duckling, rack of lamb and other flavorful, French-influenced creations…
American in Dennis

Scargo Cafe

A handsome clubby interior, friendly staff and a crowd-pleasing menu of well-executed classics draw loyal customers. Scargo covers its bases well, from a Reuben sandwich at the bar to a formal dinner (rack of lamb, …
Seafood in Dennis

Fin

Fin embodies the Cape’s north-side character. Dining rooms over two floors of a gracious sea captain's home create an intimate dining experience. The chef-owner is a master with all things briny. Start with the rich…
Seafood in Dennis

Captain Frosty's Fish & Chips

Don't be misled by the 1950s ice-cream shack appearance: this simple seafood takeout joint does it right. Forget frozen food – there's none in this kitchen. Order fish and chips and you'll be munching on cod caught …