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Optimist Cafe

134 Route 6a, Yarmouth Port, MA 02675-1712
+1 508-362-1024
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“scones” (10 reviews)
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
134 Route 6a, Yarmouth Port, MA 02675-1712
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our group had a wonderful and fun time at The Optimist. Our reunion of 20 friends enjoyed the food and the service. Thanks to your team for making this happen.

Thank washingtonm819
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Breakfast for lunch if you want it.... Just as advertised, delicious, fresh, plenty of choices, have a breakfast salad if you're watching carbs....cutest tea pots and true teacups.. warm, gentle yellow walls set the friendly tone, quality wooden tables and chairs, antique wide floorboards, huge...More

Thank Tblessed
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Had home fries with breakfast sandwich. Home fries were a bit over done with a bit too much seasoning on them. Breakfast sandwich was good. Coffee was very good as was the service. Will try again.

Thank bmk1459
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Good for lunch Nice ambiance, exceptional service, excellent dishes, horrible cappuccino, overpriced mimosas. Overall OK if you stick to basics.

Thank Alexander_1793
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Nice atmosphere. Good food. Extensive menu. Good gluten free options. On a busy road but lots of off street parking. Would highly recommend.

Thank lgroves002
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

After an exhaustive review of venues for our nephew's rehearsal dinner, our daughter found the perfect spot. The Optimist Cafe was a delightful setting for our celebration. The restaurant serves only breakfast and lunch, so you are able to have the entire space for your...More

1  Thank jwdnewyork
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My husband and I dined here on a Sunday for a late breakfast early lunch. We had to wait in a very small area for about 20 -30 minutes. Our server was very friendly and prompt once we were seated. My husband had the lobster...More

1  Thank teffie5677
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped at this cafe for lunch one day and had about a half hour wait. They were extremely busy and they seemed short of help. The waitress came over fairly soon for our drink order but took a while to come back for our...More

Thank karen75Ct
Reviewed 16 August 2017

After a disappointing visit in 2013 (in fairness, it was under difficult weather circumstances), our return to The Optimist Cafe this year was a pleasant one. We had a selection of lunch and breakfast foods, and all were excellent. Service was quite good, too. Would...More

1  Thank Ken1776
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We ate here last summer and I have been bragging about it all year. My wife and I had our daughters family join us for a few days this summer during our yearly pilgrimage to the Cape. I was excited to take the family here...More

Thank William H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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: 134 Route 6a, Yarmouth Port, MA 02675-1712
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Yarmouth Port
  • Phone Number: +1 508-362-1024
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