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The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, , Soups
149 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2271
+1 508-888-3622
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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149 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2271
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came to the inn for dinner as a group of 42, and were not disappointed! The private room and wait staff were great. We were given a buffet style dinner that was delicious. Situated in the town of Sandwich, this Inn is on my...More

Thank EcHealey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Forgot to mention the gift shop at the hotel. It was fantastic! Lots of local crafts and cards. It is even on the shopping tour as a group came in while I was there.More

Thank hm821
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear hm821 ~ We have to admit - our Gift Shop is fantastic! Our Gift Shop Manager, Mary Ellen, spends countless hours trying to have crafted and unique items available. Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful words. Sincerely; Gary Cremeans General...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1 Star: Beautiful historical building 1 Star: Staff was nice and helpful 1 Star: Location is beautiful. Sandwich town has been a discovery. 1 Star: Food was very good. I had fish and it was very good. The falafel for appetizer were great! 1 Star:...More

Thank MercedesPons
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MercedesPons ~ When I first read this - I was taken aback with "1 Star" then I saw where you were going with it; thank you! We certainly appreciate your comments and look forward to your return. Please take the opportunity to find me...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch with a friend. Got a seat in the atrium which is very lovely. Food not so lovely. We ordered cheeseburgers: One medium well and two medium rare. They all came out medium well. When I show this to the waiter he just...More

Thank cctravelerCapeCod
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear cctravelerCapeCod ~ We certainly apologize for the incorrect temperatures on your burgers; sometimes mistakes do happen and this was one of those times. I wish you had returned the meals to get exactly what you had asked for ~ we would have taken care...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff very friendly and location absolutely great. Not many options for vegetarians unfortunately which makes it not a place for us.More

Thank Ping1965
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ping1965 ~ Thank you for the kudos on the staff and location; we definitely like to hear that. Our menu changes seasonally; I will be sure to forward your comments to our Executive Chef so he can have it in mind when designing some...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch in the outside pavilion area. It is quite beautiful and comfortable. Our server Jo Ann was very nice, but also very busy. I might suggest that they employ a young high school student to wander and fill water goblets, which are on...More

Thank MrCottage
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MrCottage ~ Thank you for the comments regarding your visit. Your feedback is appreciated and we are working to add support to our waitstaff and cultivating some new talent. Joanne has been with us for multiple years and is a valued member of the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here last week with my family. Service was good/friendly and the ambience was very nice. Found the food to be overpriced for average quality. We started with Fried calamari and Buffalo tenders. Both were decent. I had the seared scallop dinner which should not...More

Thank Jim S
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jim S ~ Congratulations on your purchase of a second home - that must be so exciting! We certainly wish you had found your food more exciting; our Executive Chef definitely strives for more than "ok" with his menu development and execution. As a...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Lunch, requested tavern seating. No problem. However, we were the only ones in there. Took a while to get service. Turned out the bartender had to serve in the lounge and the tavern while tending bar for the entire restaurant. Didn't feel comfortable. Once the...More

Thank Stanley M
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Stanley M ~ Thank you for choosing the Tavern for your lunch ~ we definitely apologize for the time it took to get service to your table. Without making excuses, we probably had a breakdown in communication; it is often that the bartenders take...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 7 nights after having spent 5 nights in New York. Was lovely and relaxing. A mini fridge and coffee maker in the room are nice extras. Children loved pool, a little bit small but all the times we were there was...More

Thank Melanie A
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Melanie A ~ Thank you for your review of the Inn following your family holiday. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and all we have to offer at the Inn, the pool area - although not large - is a very tranquil setting. Thank...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The inn has an interesting colonial history and the food is fresh and well prepared . The garden is all glass with great view of lush landscape.More

Thank forevertraveler3
KimSt, Executive Assistant at The Dan'l Webster Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear forevertraveler3 ~ The Conservatory is a lovely place to dine; it's views are amazing all year round. Thank you for choosing to dine with us; and I'm happy to read that your food was good and well-prepared. Hope to see you dining with us...More

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Questions & Answers
29 July 2017|
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Response from seabreezecapeod | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They advertise as "Cape Cod Casual ". You can dress up (suit jacket) but it isn't necessary at all. Shorts or jeans are fine. Go. For is great and so is the service
20 October 2016|
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Response from KimSt | Property representative |
Yes! Sorry for the delay in getting back to you, didn't see the message.
Ann Marie Roger C
10 December 2015|
Response from KimSt | Property representative |
Hi Ann Marie ~ We close at 2pm on December 24th and reopen for breakfast on Saturday, December 26th at 8am. We are closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day for all dining. Have a great holiday! ~ Kim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 11:00
11:45 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:30
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563-2271
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +1 508-888-3622
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Traditional favorites share the menu with contemporary cuisine. Lovely dining rooms offer a choice of settings; candle-lit rooms, fireside dining in the Music Room or garden side dining in the sun or moonlit Conservatory combine with outstanding service and innovative cuisine to produce a positively exceptional dining experience. We welcome guests in all our dining rooms dressed from casual to their Sunday best. The Dan'l Webster Inn serves contemporary American cuisine for lunch and dinner daily, year round. Start your day in elegant style with a delightful Breakfast. Recipient of The Wine Spectator's prestigious Best of Award of Excellence, features wines that will please even the most discriminating guest. The Inn, recognized as a Distinguished Restaurant of North America, offers familiar favorites such as the most tender prime rib and filet mignon available along with seasonal and creative dishes from our constantly changing Chef's Special Menu
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