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The Whitman House

5 Great Hollow Rd, North Truro, MA 02652
+1 508-487-1740
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
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5 Great Hollow Rd, North Truro, MA 02652
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. Not 5 star and definitely pricey. T he wait staff is stretched so thin that customer service suffers

Thank michele c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was with a tour group. Had the Lobster with all the fixings. First was a Clam Chowder,second was a salad, the main course was Lobster and mussels. Last course was a apple cake. The food was very good, although I prefer my Lobster either BBQ...More

Thank OntheGoBrooklyn_NY
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy a relatively plain New England cooking, then this is the place to go! The flavors are simple, plain, not encumbered by the complexities of spices and creative chefs who know how to make a meal zing. No, this is a place where...More

1  Thank richardflazur
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Their speciality is stripped bass with a lot of other local seafood. Always great service in family owned and operated setting. We have dined here every summer's visit to Cape Cod since 1973. I intend on continuing that tradition for as long as we visit...More

1  Thank 175cales
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had the Whiteman seafood sampler. Got food poison. Small portion. Drenched in oil. Bland tasting. Others had seafood and burger but did not get sick.

Thank Cgfromcapecod
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I went here for dinner with my family. The service seemed a bit slow at first but definitely got better as the meal went on. Love the ice cold salad plates (although wish they were a little bigger) and the fresh ingredients and French dressing....More

Thank NewFamilyof6
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We went fishing with "Reel Deal" and his father happens to own The Whitman House...so after fishing, they took our catch (striped bass) to the restaurant for us and made reservations for our dinner. We were soooooo impressed!! Not only was the price more than...More

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 19 July 2017

First time on the Cape, attending an art workshop without my family, I needed a place for dinner. The Whitman House appears inviting from the road. As there is a tavern as well as a restaurant I chose the tavern side sitting at the one...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I took my son here for his birthday. The food was very good and reasonable! The service was outstanding as well. This is a classic New England inn!!

Thank 970alexanderp
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My family has been coming here for years and it has never disappointed. Very friendly staff and some of the best fish on the cape.

Thank Jack T
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Great Hollow Rd, North Truro, MA 02652
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  North Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-1740
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