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The Chanticleer

9 New St, Siasconset, Nantucket, MA 02554-3905
+1 508-257-4499
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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9 New St, Siasconset, Nantucket, MA 02554-3905
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always love going to this charming restaurant. As soon as you walk thru the archway into the beautiful gardens the experience begins. Staff very accommodating and friendly. Old school elegance. Romantic space. We enjoyed dinner so much we went back for brunch the next day!

1  Thank 4nonni
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Nice setting, and renovations are holding up well. Food is good. However, the service is not good, and prices are very high even for Nantucket. We went with friends later in the evening and just wanted a burger. $28 is a lot for a burger-it...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The Chanticleer has been in the top echelon of dinning experiences on Nantucket for decades. It did not disappoint during a late September visit. The setting has an old feel to it architecturally and artistically. The cuisine is consistently stellar. Our group sampled Brussels Sprouts...More

1  Thank Sandwichrangemon
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We went to The Chanticleer last night for Restaurant Week. The food was excellent! We both ordered ahi tuna, diver scallops with chorizo and sweet potatoes, with crime brûlée with sugar cookies for dessert. The atmosphere in the main dining room was very romantic -...More

1  Thank IslandGirl02564
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Great restaurant near rental home. Sort of spur of the moment for six of to go here instead of downtown. Didn't realize they were participating Nantucket Restaurant Week until we arrived. What a nice surprise and deal! Terrific choices in appetizers, entrées and desserts.Delicious tomato...More

1  Thank mungie2014
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have dinned there before, at the elegant part of the restaurant. This time we sat at the área were the bar is located, so it´s a more informal space, but very charming! the food and the service were very good, and the wines they...More

1  Thank ebollmann1
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

20 min drive from town, but beautiful neighborhood Classic 70's fine dining. Dining rooms are comfortable with tables far apart. Waiters are very helpful with the menu. Tuna tartare 8/10 fish quality 9/10 scallion pancake 6/10 pre-cooked Brussel sprout salad 9/10 very good Lamb bolognese...More

1  Thank Ask2416
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This old timer has been serving up terrific meals for many, many decades. The food, especially the locally caught fish and island grown vegetables is traditional and delicious. Eating under the pergolas is magical - an age old tradition of flowers, friendly service, reliably fresh...More

1  Thank Jean W
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Have been dining here for many years, my last meal was excellent and the service as always is great. My big complaint is the noise, There were 3 people at my table and the noise from the other tables was so bad that we had...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We love this gorgeous setting to have dinner or lunch. We often went for both meals each day. The only negative is that the menu doesn't ever change, so if you don't like what's on there, you're stuck. Excellent service and so professional. They really...More

1  Thank Beluga4162
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 New St, Siasconset, Nantucket, MA 02554-3905
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket  >  Siasconset
  • Phone Number: +1 508-257-4499
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