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Lambert's Cove Restaurant

90 Manaquayak Road, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02575
+1 508-693-2298
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good11%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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90 Manaquayak Road, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02575
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the restaurant with the new (well, more correctly returning) chef. What a pleasure it was! First, I was greeted at the door by both owners and personally shown to the table where the rest of the party was seated....More

1  Thank Shelley B
LCIR, Owner at Lambert's Cove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Shelly. You are very gracious lady and thank you so much for the kind words. We realize we live in a world of social media and customer driven reviews, but unfortunately many people use that to harm rather than to praise a business so with...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This romantic spot is definitely off the beaten path. Down a very narrow pine treed lane you will find a magnificent dining experience. This evening, we three old friends found a very comfortable inn with a welcoming staff, outstanding service and excellent food. The medium...More

Thank WJaze
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The dinner at the Lambert's Cove Restaurant should have been the highlight of our trip. It turned out that it was the biggest disappointment of our stay on Martha's Vineyard. We wanted to order an aperitif but it was not possible. The answer was they...More

1  Thank Minnieken
LCIR, Owner at Lambert's Cove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

First I'd like to say that we are very sorry you didn't enjoy your dinner. As told by our all 5 star reviews this season, that is obviously not the norm. Secondly, the town of West Tisbury does not allow any restaurants to serve hard...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016

Very lovely restaurant with great food and great service. A nice place to go for a special occasion.

Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We adored this place. From the little hummus bites they give you to the biscuits to all of the other courses right through to the wild blueberry pie, it didn't disappoint. A highlight for me also was that they had organic wine options. That's rare...More

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The food is wonderful and the ambiance is lovely. I had shrimp with grits which was as tasty as it was unusual.My husband enjoyed fillet mignonette which was tender and came with a Bernadine sauce. The restaurant is found at the end of a long...More

Thank Bluecinc
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We have eaten here many times over the past years and Lambert's Cove Restaurant doesn't disappoint. Lovely ambiance in a quaint inn off in the woods. Outstanding service. Very good wine selection and not overpriced. Recommendations include the lobster bisque, crabmeat croquettes, roasted chicken and...More

Thank Greg318
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Most people who visit Martha's Vineyard don't get much further than the ferry and bar scene at Oak Bluffs or the shops and restaurants of Edgartown. But that is not the "real" essence and beauty of Martha's Vineyard. That is located off the busy streets...More

1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 1 August 2016

An upscale casual dining experience away from the crowds! A picturesque drive through Vineyard Haven and West Tisbury up island to Lambert Cove which is definitely "off the beaten path" but worth the drive! Chef James McDonough will delight your gourmet palate with creative dishes...More

Thank R-Ann
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Lambert's Cove Restaurant is the dining room of the Inn. It is beautifully furnished, welcoming, and comfortable. Dining ranks with the best on the Island. At least during the season, MV offers lots of great choices in fine dining but add this one to your...More

Thank whmurray
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$40
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Manaquayak Road, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02575
  • Public Transportation: Public transportation stops 1/2 mile from the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  West Tisbury
  • Phone Number: +1 508-693-2298
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The Lambert's Cove Inn & Restaurant is known as one of the most romantic retreats on Martha's Vineyard. Situated on 7 acres of spacious lawns, gardens, forest and meadowlands in the pastoral town of West Tisbury, it offers tranquility and seclusion. The Restaurant offers one of the best dining experiences on the island. Enjoy the ambiance of our elegant dining room with it's beautiful fireplaces and 100 year old grand piano featuring live entertainment in season. Our dinner menu rotates, featuring fresh island seafood, veal, beef, poultry, in-season vegetables from local gardens and farms, homemade soups, breads and delicious desserts. The Restaurant is not appropriate for children under the age of 8 (with the exception of Mother’s Day and Easter brunches). Note: The restaurant is no longer BYOB!
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