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The Beach Plum Inn & Restaurant

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50 Beach Plum Lane, Menemsha, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02552 (North Road)
+1 202-345-6609
07:30 - 10:30
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The service was wonderful and the food was nothing delicious! Great view of the harbor is an added bonus. Would highly recommend making the trip regardless of where you are staying on MV.

Thank Ashley B
Boston, MA
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153 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Breakfast was enjoyed by all by my family!!! I had Portuguese french toast - perfectly made!!!!! The coffee was good and strong. The staff was incredible. The view was just lovely! Lots of people stay at the inn here and there are many weddings here as well.

Thank maggied00dle
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We stayed at the Menemsha Inn in July 2016 (really excellent, will review further), but had the misfortune of having breakfast in the neighbouring Beach Plum Inn Restaurant. The setting was lovely, and the menu classic, but interesting. Our problem was with the service. We waited 40 minutes for our breakfasts, which arrived cold. We informed the waitress, who offered... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

There many reasons to go to a restaurant apart from the food. One may go to see or be seen, one may see it it as a great place to bring a date, and in the case of the Beach Plum Restaurant, the attraction is the magnificent view one gets of the sunset while eating dinner. It must also be... More 

Thank Charles H
Granada, Nicaragua
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

The Beach Plum began this season under a new chef, Nathan Gould. After a few early hiccups (mostly in service) the restaurant immediately began to recover from what was a mostly disastrous 2014 season. The meal I enjoyed with two friends was far and away the best experience I have had in a Martha's Vineyard restaurant in many years. We... More 

Thank Aronnax150
Boston, Massachusetts
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293 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

My husband and I dined at the Beach Plum recently and had an amazing experience. The food was extremely well-prepared. I sampled a vegetarian option that was inventive, beautiful in presentation, and really delicious. My husband chose a meat entree and was equally pleased. The setting, even though it was cold and rainy on the day we visited, we lovely.... More 

Thank betteskid
Geneva, Switzerland
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This Menemsha restaurant is known for it's rustic chic. Excellent food and very friendly service combined to provide a very pleasant eating experience. All of the original dishes appeared to be locally caught or grown and freshly cooked. The daily-changing menu is composed of about a dozen unique dishes such as a kale, fennel and seaweed salads, a lobster-and-razor-clam risotto... More 

1 Thank TeaAtFourOclock
Bethesda MD
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We were anxious to return to the Beach Plum Inn Restaurant since the change in chef....we were not disappointed! The service was excellent as was the food. I had scallops with porky lentils(outstanding) and the corn on the cob prepared with cortijo cheese and chipolte aioli. My husband had the lobster ragu and pasta dish. For dessert we had the... More 

Thank Carol F
St. Andrews
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Nathan Gouid, chef at the beach Plum restaurant, deserves Michelin Stars. The quality of food we had last night was as good if not better than some of the Michelin restaurant's we have dined in. This food comes highly recommended.

Thank st_andrews_7
anywhere for a good meal
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279 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

After what we could describe as a dismal visit there last year, we were happy to hear of the new chef and the recent wonderful reviews...so our group of four re-visited last evening. Absolutely to notch, in every way. Chicken butter and ceviche appetizers were spot-on; generous servings and wonderfully innovative tastes. The entrees included their farm-fresh vegetable ragu and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 10:30
07:30 - 10:30
07:30 - 10:30
07:30 - 10:30
07:30 - 10:30
07:30 - 10:30
07:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Beach Plum Lane, Menemsha, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02552
    (North Road)
  • Public Transportation: Vineyard Transit Authority public buses travel directly past the Inn daily along North Road with regularly scheduled stops at the Menemsha Public Beach and Chilmark Community Center
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Menemsha
  • Phone Number: +1 202-345-6609
A Beach Plum Wedding is know for unfussy but delicious, thoughtful food sourced from the woods and surrounding waters of Martha's Vineyard.

We rely on the tight-knit island community of farmers, fisherman, herdsman and family members for the perfect ingredients to make your wedding unforgettable.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?