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Barley Neck Inn

5 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653-3420
+1 508-255-0212
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653-3420
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant a few times. We always found it to be good but not really great. This time it was really very bad. In New England it should be easy to do a good clam chowder but not here. I ordered...More

Thank 420Jack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were all pleased with our meals. The special soup was carrol, apple, ginger. It was a similar to a pumpkin soup, autumnal in color and flavors. Two in our party ordered the cold antipasto and loved it. As someone who is allergic to wheat...More

Thank Kindleuser
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We have been at "Barley Neck Inn" (they call it the BNI) for dinner twice (once in June 2017 and recently in June 2018). And we will not go back. For the same moeny (or even less), cross the street and go to the Nauset...More

1  Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 25 June 2018

My wife and I went in for drinks and apps. We had raw starter, wedge salad, and clam chowder. All were very good, as were the drinks. The wedge salad blue cheese dressing was very fresh and really good. Service was good, too. A nice...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Barley Neck Inn has had new owners for a few years; but they have kept the quality and offer a varied menu of some very nice entres. The fried calamari is great! It has a tangy, oriental sauce. We are particularly fond of the...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We had a family and friends get together last weekend. We had dinner here the first night and found the place friendly, had good food, and great drinks. If you are in Orleans this is one of the places you should try. I can recommend...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A great place to bring the family for dinner, hang at the bar and watch sports or listen to music on weekends. Apps are great with option for everyone. The menu is comprehensive and diverse.. a perfect place to catch up with friends and family.

Thank gbjones77
Reviewed 27 May 2018

As you would expect on the Cape in the summer, there was a great crowd in the restaurant. The menu had a solid assortment of options. The waitstaff did a fine job. However, there was nothing that truly made the food or restaurant stand out,...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

7 of us; perfect blend of breakfast food and lunch; great service; be sure to take a drive down to Nauset Beach

Thank tkristoph
Reviewed 23 May 2018

We sat at the bar and given it was pre-Memorial Day the restaurant wasn't too crowded so the bartenders were very friendly and attentive and the owner made his way around to greet the guests and again before we left to make sure everything was...More

Thank mohawknine
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22 June 2015|
Response from ReplayLewis | Property representative |
Hi Cape Pete, We are open at 4 daily. We serve buck a shuck oysters at the bar from 4-6 with the purchase of a cocktail. Dinner is served at least until 10 nightly. Reservations are encouraged: 508-255-0212. Happy... More
21 May 2015|
Response from ReplayLewis | Property representative |
Hi Sally, Yes we have a private room. We have many options for ordering whether you decide to order off the menu, order from an edited personalized menu or ask our chef to create a special menu just for your celebration... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$27
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653-3420
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-0212
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The Barley Neck Inn is a popular dinner restaurant on the way to Nauset Beach. Great spot for a family party, rehearsal dinner or wedding. Reservations happily accepted. Wine Spectator Award winning wine list.
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