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Castaways

986 Main St, South Harwich, Harwich, MA 02661
+1 508-432-8508
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
986 Main St, South Harwich, Harwich, MA 02661
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

we went in September which is somewhat off season. Spaghetti was pitiful. It was so watery because they must not have drained the spaghetti. It felt like no meat tomato/water soup! My husband had a bourbon chicken which was excellent , though

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pam62_8
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We were at an art exhibit in Chatham and wanted a place the five of us could stop and have some good food in a casual setting. This is definitely the spot to stop. It is conveniently located on Route 28 and very easy to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank richard b
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I've been coming down to the Harwich area for decades and can't believe I never tried Castaways. Open only for dinner off-season, but what a charming, friendly restaurant with an expansive menu at reasonable prices. I went with my husband and two sons and everything...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank wanderlust42
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered the burrito special, which was solid. The clam chowder was excellent! My only complaint is that the service was slow. I'm not sure if they were understaffed. The clam chowder alone would bring me back for a return visit. I only hope the...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank apdigan
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had a great dinner at Castaways in a busy atmosphere. I love the chicken/bacon pizza and all of their appetizers are great! The owner is always hands on and in control. Castaways is a definite stop for us while we visit in the summer...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank CapeCod314
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We have had just about everything on the menu and have enjoyed every one. Not only is the food great , we also like it because of the friendliness of the staff, the cozy atmosphere, and the at home feeling without the work. It is...More

Date of visit: July 2017
3  Thank nancydX5734UC
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We visited after a long day in Boston, on our way back to Chatham, where we have stayed all week on Cape Cod. The restaurant is in Harwich (pronounced "hair-itch") slightly off the main road, Route 28, and slightly downhill as you park. It's a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank ClevelandBill
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Passsed by and thought we would try. Nice find off the main road. Chowder was good. Baked seafood platter, cod, flounder and scallops with a potato was real good. Marvin's medoly was a pesto based pasta dish which was also good. Service was quick, good...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped by Castaways for a quick dinner. Everything was excellent. Great drinks, great food, friendly atmosphere and always a good value for your dollar. Their pizza is the best secret on Cape Cod... We love their pizza and their desserts always make us give...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank CapeCod314
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Of our party of 6, only 2 were satisfied with their dinners, The three who ordered lobster rolls were disappointed, saying the lobster was not fresh. The salmon was dry. The one hit was a fried scallop roll with sweet potato fries. Service was friendly,...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank HartfordOwl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 986 Main St, South Harwich, Harwich, MA 02661
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Harwich  >  South Harwich
  • Phone Number: +1 508-432-8508
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