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Kate's Seafood

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285 Paines Creek Rd, Brewster, MA 02631-1007
+1 508-896-9517
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Massachusetts
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78 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We went here 2 nights ago with another couple. I got scallops and onion rings. Hubby had fish & chips. Friends had seafood platter. Mine was delicious but hubbys fish overdone. Clam fritters too. Friends said some of theirs overdone. A little pricey too

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Thank whiterhino42
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We went this afternoon to order two burgers to go, after we got the order, one burger was out of the wrap with the lettuce, onions and tomatoes loose at the bottom of the brown bag, it was a mess. We ask the attendant if she would reassemble the burger in the packaging to go. Suddenly the owner appeared through... More 

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Thank Francesca S
Green Cove Springs
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119 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Essentially a carry out but picnic tables available. Very popular local spot with great food and major ice cream opportunities.

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Thank Thomas C
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Kate's is superb ice cream and more, excellent fried seafood, and LIam's "famous" onion rings! You can't match the bucolic setting either, tables nestled in a pine tree grove by the side of the road, plus Sparky's hay rides offered weekends after 6PM to Paine's Creek (down the road) to watch the gorgeous sunset. This place has everything for great... More 

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Thank sunsetsbythesea
Durham, North Carolina
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Very good classic Cape style roadside clam shack. I was pleasantly surprised they had clam fritters (for those in the know, these are more of a Rhode Island specialty and are rarer in Massachusetts) but they were very well done, as well as the more local whole clams.

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Thank Danielle W
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

For fried seafood this was wonderful! We had a good variety and shared it all! Fried clams, fish, fritters and fries- all great! Then we topped it off with excellent ice cream- awesome flavor choices:) definitely returning next year.

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Thank KEButler
Teaneck, New Jersey
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Lobster roll was fresh, unpretentious, minimally seasoned so you can taste the meat. Captain's Club and Reuben were both delicious. Fishwich was ok but bland in comparison. The kids topped off the meal with tasty ice cream and we all left happy!

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Thank Mishkalina
Massachusetts
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

It doesn't get any better than this! Everyone has their favorite spot, but judging from the crowds, this is tops on a lot of lists. Where to begin...the food is terrific and the ice cream simply wonderful. They have a great serving system where you order from a different window if you are getting a meal. This helps to move... More 

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Thank Nancy A
Westford, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Visited Kate's for dinner after a lovely visit to paine's creek beach. The food was marginal at best, boring bland burgers and undercooked stringy onion rings. Gross. The ice cream saved the whole visit.

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Thank peachto4
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This WAS my favorite stop in New England for clam rolls . Last night the $16 belly clams were dried out instead of juicy and seemed more like clam strips . I also had clamless chowder . Byes to Kate's I won't be back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Paines Creek Rd, Brewster, MA 02631-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Brewster
  • Phone Number: +1 508-896-9517

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?