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Brackett's Oceanview Restaurant

29 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
+1 978-546-2797
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
29 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

FANTASTIC!!!! Fantastic food, service and view. We had our HS reunion here. They seated us right by the window so we could watch the sunse set. The food was excellent. Thewaitress went out of her way to make it a memorable one!

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We had appetizers, salad and wine. The Grilled Brie was grilled on the top and burnt on the bottom, grilled shrimp app was very spicy, shrimp on the small side, Cesar salad, no anchovies were available and the small house salad was fine. The view...More

Thank sharronsibley
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The food was great. Note that the restaurant does not close at 4pm, Trip Adviser's listing is wrong.

Thank Zak T
Reviewed 12 September 2017

While staying in Rockport our hotel clerk recommended Brackett's Oceanview and we thanked her after our dinning experience which was excellent...we reserved a window seat and had a wonderful view of the harbor area...the atmosphere pleasant not fancy, the service was attentive, the jumbo shrimp...More

Thank Rich334
Reviewed 11 September 2017

A charming restaurant with ocean views, good service, and very good food. Much more than you'd expect from a restaurant in a tourist town.

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

In the morning we got Breakfast in the coffe shop and in the night we come back for dinner we get chiken wings ,calamari ,and coconut shrimps for ap it was excellent for main dishes we get pasta with clam sauce ,lobster Mac cheese,and prime...More

Thank peterspiliotis
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Dinner was delicious as well as the service. The steak my daughter ordered was very good. It was a little pricey for us,but I guess that's what happens on vacation.

Thank songnana2
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for an early dinner to celebrate our anniversary. We were seated right away at a table with a view. We had the grilled Brie for a starter and it was delicious. My husband had the crab cakes, and he really enjoyed them....More

Thank DSSusan
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had not only great service and great food but with a surprising ending. With floor to ceiling windows overlooking the harbor at around 9 pm they lowered the lights and we were treated to a wonderful fireworks display over the waterfront. Next door is...More

Thank Lotus1937
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The view was great, the food was average. Nothing special. I would not return I would try another place. Food over there should be great, not just okay .

1  Thank mittmott
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David S
5 October 2017|
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Response from c2h5oh_1 | Reviewed this property |
They have a full bar
Karen C
3 September 2015|
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Response from yankeedoodles | Reviewed this property |
I had stopped in personally the night before and made a reservation. Very odd they don't answer or have an answering machine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Main St, Rockport, MA 01966-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-2797
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