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The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
14 Gallo Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1998
+1 508-888-8889
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“scallop salad” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (54 reviews)
“scrod” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
14 Gallo Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1998
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1 - 10 of 513 reviews

Reviewed 16 November 2018

Had planned to order a shore dinner since it was on the menu (and we checked out the menu before going), but they don't do it at this time of year. That was a disappointment. So I ordered the seafood pasta. It was good (and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lgsma
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We had a very pleasant lunch experience. Quickly seated at a nice table near the window. My wife had the fish soup and crab cake - very nice. My cup of clam chowder tasted very good, but I could not find any clams! The calamari...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GuinnessBoy1950
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a finer dinning restaurant near Cape Cod Canal. Sea food was fresh and a good selection. We had a group of 7 including a toddler and the service was excellent. Nice place to enjoy a walk along the canal after dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank James D
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The food here is very good. We have had two meals here on separate occasions. They have great outdoor seating with heaters and music. The scallop salad was delicious and the swordfish dinner was huge. I was surprised at the large portion of fish...cooked perfectly....More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank vacationhappy_11
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The views were lovely. A cruise ship passed through the canal while were eating. The food was well prepared. The menu was varied. The service was excellent without being intrusive.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ghostmom5
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I take guests throughout the summer to this beautiful location at the Sandwich marina for drinks out on the lawn and lovely lunches outside on the patio. The scallop salad is delicious and memorable and the broiled Schrod is fresh and yummy. Our last visit...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Terrible disappointment. A special occasion dinner was a flop. Literally, from the time we went in with the musty moldy smell, to the totally disinterested and unresponsive bimbo at the front desk, it was terrible. We were unceremoniously escorted to a table without any comment....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank John C
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Had dinner with great friends outside. Great view of the canal and a sunset. Food and service was great.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SandwichJohn
Beth F, Manager at The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thanks John! Hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

On Friday had minimum wait for a table with a great view of which there are many on the wrap around porch. My wife and I each had the baked scallops (lunch 14.99) which were more than adequate in number and absolutely delicious in a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank butchduga
Beth F, Manager at The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

We are so happy to hear that your group thoroughly enjoyed your visit with us, and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 September 2018

I ate at the Pilot House with my family on Saturday evening. Perfect night as the weather was gorgeous for their beautiful outdoor dining area. 6 adults and 5 grandchildren. Food was excellent and service superb! Many thanks to Chef Rob for helping to set...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wahkia
Beth F, Manager at The Pilot House Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for celebrating your daughter's birthday with us, and we are so happy that you had such a wonderful experience! I'll be sure to pass along your kind comments to the staff. Hope to see you again soon!

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Questions & Answers
21 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Tom G | Reviewed this property |
Lobster tails but not sure of steak
Rita P
24 May 2016|
Response from Beth F | Property representative |
Hi Rita, Yes, we do take reservations. Please call the restaurant at 508 888-8889 to speak with the hostess. You may also visit our website and make a reservation through our on-line application ureserv. Thank you again... More
Rita P
23 May 2016|
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Response from Beth F | Property representative |
Hi Rita! Yes, we have both broiled and baked seafood options. For example, we have a delicious broiled scrod and a delightful baked scallops on the menu. Please visit our website to see our complete menu. We also have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Gallo Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563-1998
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +1 508-888-8889
  • E-mail
Please note the Pilot House is closed for the months of January and February 2019 and reopening in early spring.
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