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Skipper Chowder House

152 S Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-5844
+1 508-394-7406
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (243 reviews)
“lobster roll” (138 reviews)
“seafood” (127 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
152 S Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-5844
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I live on Cape Cod and frequently eat at the skipper. Fresh delicious seafood, great atmosphere and always friendly service, can’t wait till they open again for 2018 season.

1  Thank eegk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable meal here. The waitress was excellent and it was the most professional service we had at any Cape restaurant. We had ribs, chowder and stuffed Quohog. Ribs and chowder were very good and the Quohog was the best we had...More

1  Thank DownEaster04605
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We make it a point to go there every year on vacation, and have never been disappointed with the food or service. Great food; friendly waitstaff & personnel.

Thank royellhawk64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we visit the Cape, we visit the Skipper. We LOVE Skipper. Food is great...atmosphere fun...staff wonderful! Clam chowder is the best!! If you are in the area head to Skipper!!!

Thank cids82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Skipper's is one of our favorite spots for lunch and/or dinner. Food is fantastic; staff is wonderful; atmosphere perfect. We send lots of our friends there and they agree that it is terrific.

1  Thank mamama1232017
Reviewed 27 January 2018

The waiter spilled a drink on my cousin haha but me and my family enjoyed the food and also the environment is very friendly.If you sit upstairs you have a nice view of the ocean

Thank evanfarnan_
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We tried this restaurant for lunch - we were seated on the second floor - it's somewhat of a porch, but it's heated when it's cold. I had the clam chowder which was very good and a BLT club with fries, also very good. The...More

Thank Lalo765
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Had a very nice family dinner. The chowder is a must and the drinks and great. Can get busy, however our wait was exactly what they stated.

Thank WheatyTweety
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Go for the full fried clam plate! Excellent service. Dine on the second floor overlooking the beach across the way.

Thank Robertncox
Reviewed 4 November 2017

They were very busy the night we visited but, we were seated relatively quickly and in spite of the crowds the service was very good and the food excellent. We both had the lobster roll - just perfect! We were too full for dessert!

1  Thank junemagpie
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27 February 2017|
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Response from Lorrie U | Reviewed this property |
They have pasta dishes as well as steak/beef dishes
2 August 2016|
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Response from skipper-restaurant | Property representative |
Dinner is served daily at 4pm. We will be happy to provide your mom with a complementary specialty sundae from our Ice cream shop should you decide to come. I am sorry to say we do not take reservations but if you come at... More
21 July 2016|
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Response from Yuriy995 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. There is no reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 S Shore Dr, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-5844 (Formerly Skipper Restaurant & Chowder house)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-394-7406
  • E-mail
The Skipper Restaurant & Chowder House is a seasonal restaurant open from mid April to mid October. We serve the finest seafood with the best view since 1936. Winner of the Newport, Boston and Cape Cod chowder festivals.
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