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5 South Main

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5 S Main St, Cohasset, MA 02025-1824
+1 781-383-3555
06:30 - 14:30
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Sun 06:30 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 17:00
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Norwell, Massachusetts
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68 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We enjoy 5 south main for it's charming local food and flavor. The "homecooked " meals are delicious and the service is great. Jen also is a wonderful caterer and we've used her for many family meals as well as our daughters christening.

Thank S H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and her friend were looking for a bite- they had great service and sandwich and loved the decor and atmosphere.

Thank Jocelyn T
Norwell, Massachusetts
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170 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been there a few times for breakfast and lunch. The restaurant is usually packed and has a friendly atmosphere. The Cesar Salad is huge and well made and very fresh.

Thank Ned M
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite local restaurant!! Addicted to the Lobster rolls! Had them 3 days in a row. They are so large, split between 2 people. As the restaurant is small and busy, recommend ordering in advance for take-out. You won't be disappointed with any meal ordered!!

Thank Terri M
Cohasset, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Cozy, small restaurant with great food. The seating is limited and not much privacy, but the food is deliciously homemade. Everything is tasty, when you finally get it. Worth waiting for!

Thank mls445
Hull, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Always a packed house! Great breakfast, many fabulous choices, fabulous portions, and terrific coffee. Love Jen and her staff!

Thank guineverek66
Cohasset, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great food. Great service. Always welcome. Go early on weekends, before 8 am. Weekdays any time is great. Wonderful to eat outside and enjoy the view!

Thank DoriaB1
Scituate, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Best breakfast place on the south shore. The french toast and pancakes are excellent and my personal favorite is the Perfect Pair. It's a small place and service can be a little slow, so you may have to wait. But the food is worth it.

Thank rickf00
Portsmouth RI USA
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Went here this morning to have breakfast because the menu looked amazing. Waited a bit for a table and were seated. Then it s l o w l y went downhill from there. Husband ordered coffee, me o.j. My on had ice in it and I prefer it without and asked our waitress to change it. She took out the... More 

Thank MaryPortsmouthRIUSA
Scituate, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

My wife has food allergies and usually her food choices are limited. The owner was so accommodating and she could experience anything on the menu,as it was specially prepared. This means so much, as well as the high quality ingredients, wonderful tasty variety made it a delicious meal!

Thank h0neybun2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 S Main St, Cohasset, MA 02025-1824
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cohasset
  • Phone Number: +1 781-383-3555
Lobster Rolls.

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