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We asked Cape Codders who they believe serves the best cup of clam chowder on the Cape. Thanks to all who voted! Here are the results for who serves the best clam chowder on Cape Cod!
Captain Parker’s Pub – Yarmouth
Captain Parker’s Cape Cod Restaurant is a family friendly restaurant overlooking Parker’s River. They are open year round and have been serving Cape Cod for 30 years. They are most famous for their multi-award winning, thick and creamy, New England clam chowder. For more information, please click here.
Quahog Republic Dive Bar – Falmouth
The Quahog Republic Dive Bar offers a casual atmosphere with themes of quahogs, the ocean and the summer. Definitely try out their awesome menu full of seafood favorites as well as their stacked burgers and sandwiches. Their custom made cocktails, like the Quahog Grog, are also worth a look and don’t forget the local beer offered on tap! For more information, please click here.
Wimpy’s – Osterville
Wimpy’s was established in 1938 as a small hamburger counter. Over the years as Osterville grew in popularity, so did Wimpy’s. After numerous additions Wimpy’s now has over 200 seats and a thriving retail/take-out market. Although many things have changed both at Wimpy’s and in Osterville since 1938, Wimpy’s has remained family owned and unwavering in its dedication to the community, hospitality and food quality. For more information, please click here.
The Skipper Restaurant & Chowder House – Yarmouth
Established in 1936, this waterfront restaurant features fantastic seafood, with the fresh catch of the day, fried seafood, lobster rolls, platters, a raw bar and their triple crown award winning chowder. For more information, please click here.
Arnold’s Lobster & Clam Bar – Eastham
An award-winning clam shack, Arnold’s is the place to go for all your favorite seafood dishes! For almost 40 years, Arnold’s has served some of the Cape’s best fried seafood, lobster rolls and more! Don’t forget about their gourmet ice cream and the mini golf! For more information, please click here.
The Chatham Squire – Chatham
Chatham’s family restaurant with a multi-cultural menu and an entertaining cast that includes both the crew and the customers, the Chatham Squire is the place everyone looks for when they visit Chatham, MA, on Cape Cod. For more information, please click here.
Lobster Trap Fish Market & Restaurant – Bourne
For more than 40 years, The Lobster trap has been serving the freshest seafood on the Cape, whether you order from the seafood shack or the market. Overlooking Buzzards Bay and with fresh seafood that is constantly in supply, your meal is bound to be good. The menu ranges with classic options like fish ‘n chips, lobster rolls and fried clams to grilled swordfish and yellow fin tuna pad Thai. For more information, please click here.
The Homeport – Orleans
The Homeport serves warm, home-style dishes in a cozy environment with friendly staff on hand. Whether its breakfast or lunch the Homeport can help satisfy your hunger. Originally a soda counter back in the 1960s, the Homeport has grown to feature many options in the morning and midday. Get your eggs the way you like them in the morning or enjoy french toast or pancakes. There is a long list of sandwiches for lunch and of course many Cape Cod classics like clam chowder and broiled cod. For more information, please click here.
Brewster Inn & Chowder House – Brewster
Although no longer serving as an inn, the Brewster Inn & Chowder House serves both lunch and dinner with nightly specials seven days a week. Inside the building originally built in 1895 you will find delicious home-style cooking with warm hospitality with every meal! For more information, please click here.
PJ’s Family Restaurant – Wellfleet
Having opened its doors in the 1970s, PJ’s Family Restaurant has served local, quality products at affordable prices for families. PJ’s offers fresh seafood, soups, salads, burgers and more! For more information, please click here.