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The Barley Neck Inn

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
5 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653
+1 508-255-0212
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
5 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

BNI continues to be the best restaurant in the Orleans area. Oysters at the bar are the very next ! Wellfleet are the best !! Service is excellent!! The owners on premises are caring and want to make your experience the very best. There times...More

Thank Shitzky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sole meniere is always a goodie😋. It is such a pleasant place to go for drink and dinner. Jimbo and Ashley (and Wyatt) are great! Haven’t stayed up for the 10 pm entertainment but know a whole new group comes in for the fun. BNI...More

Thank Connector79255
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dining place. Food very good if a bit expensive. 10 pm live music on weekend. Large long bar. Parking not so good. Good service.

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant a few times. We always found it to be good but not really great. This time it was really very bad. In New England it should be easy to do a good clam chowder but not here. I ordered...More

1  Thank 420Jack
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We were all pleased with our meals. The special soup was carrol, apple, ginger. It was a similar to a pumpkin soup, autumnal in color and flavors. Two in our party ordered the cold antipasto and loved it. As someone who is allergic to wheat...More

Thank Kindleuser
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We have been at "Barley Neck Inn" (they call it the BNI) for dinner twice (once in June 2017 and recently in June 2018). And we will not go back. For the same moeny (or even less), cross the street and go to the Nauset...More

2  Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 25 June 2018

My wife and I went in for drinks and apps. We had raw starter, wedge salad, and clam chowder. All were very good, as were the drinks. The wedge salad blue cheese dressing was very fresh and really good. Service was good, too. A nice...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Barley Neck Inn has had new owners for a few years; but they have kept the quality and offer a varied menu of some very nice entres. The fried calamari is great! It has a tangy, oriental sauce. We are particularly fond of the...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We had a family and friends get together last weekend. We had dinner here the first night and found the place friendly, had good food, and great drinks. If you are in Orleans this is one of the places you should try. I can recommend...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A great place to bring the family for dinner, hang at the bar and watch sports or listen to music on weekends. Apps are great with option for everyone. The menu is comprehensive and diverse.. a perfect place to catch up with friends and family.

Thank gbjones77
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Questions & Answers
21 June 2015|
Response from ReplayLewis | Property representative |
Hi Cape Pete, We are open at 4 daily. We serve buck a shuck oysters at the bar from 4-6 with the purchase of a cocktail. Dinner is served at least until 10 nightly. Reservations are encouraged: 508-255-0212. Happy... More
20 May 2015|
Response from ReplayLewis | Property representative |
Hi Sally, Yes we have a private room. We have many options for ordering whether you decide to order off the menu, order from an edited personalized menu or ask our chef to create a special menu just for your celebration... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$27
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-0212
  • E-mail
Reservations are HIGHLY recommended! Now open 7 Days a week. Enjoy light appetizers and cocktails at the bar, starting at 4 pm including 50¢ wings until 6 PM (with purchase of a drink). Our full menu and dining room seating begins at 5 pm. Take out is available up to 7 PM (subject to change). Make sure to check out our live music lineup every weekend too! The Barley Neck Inn is a popular dinner restaurant on the way to Nauset Beach. We're a great choice for a family friendly dinner, rehearsal dinner or wedding, and special events. Reservations happily accepted. Wine Spectator award-winning wine list. Check under functions for special events and promotions.
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