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The Whitman House

5 Great Hollow Rd, North Truro, MA 02652
+1 508-487-1740
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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“prime rib” (26 reviews)
“bass” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5 Great Hollow Rd, North Truro, MA 02652
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Go there every Friday night and eat in their Tavern/bar section. Order from a full and extensive menu or the daily "specials" menu featuring great values!

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 13 February 2017

It is a very cool old school place with a large menu. Stick with the classics and do not stray too far from the Chowder, Prime Rib and the Lobsters. The entree's come with a salad and some extras so don't order too much. It...More

Thank esclown
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Whitman Tavern was recommended by the front desk lady at the hotel we were staying at. The Tavern is quaint, the service was acceptable but the food was a mix bag of good and not so good. The clam chowder is not your average tasting...More

Thank Atticus177
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Been here few times and every time I go to the Whitman House/Bass Tavern I have a wonderful meal. I usually go on the tavern side where it's a little different. The meals are the same as the restaurant side but minus the cheese and...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I recently visited North Truro for a weekend away with my husband. I grew up visiting the Cape with my parents for 2 weeks every summer and had always gone to The Whitman House for dinner. The restaurant hasn't changed, beautiful old Inn style restaurant...More

Thank Pfmcd
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped her on a bus trip of the Cape. What a beautiful place and the food was excellent. Staff was wonderful and the owner was even there making sure everything went smoothly. I had the pork chop and it just melted in your mouth....More

Thank letsdotravel
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were staying just down the street from this cute little restaurant and decided to try it. So glad we did. It was cozy and felt like dining at a family home. The food was excellent with much variety. Steaks, Prime Rib, Seafood and salad....More

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Cape Cod since 1984 and the Whitman House has been on our dinner menu for many years. This year it was on our list again. We were a party of eight. We arrived without reservations and were seated within 10...More

1  Thank suncitytim
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We visot the Whitman House annually on our Fall trip to the Cape. This is a charming old home decorated in nautical style and provides close to fine dining in a morerustic setting. The meal comes with home mdes bread and cheeze spread, and a...More

1  Thank wood_boyer
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Very distinguished dining room- we opted to eat in the "pub" section. This offered a simpler fare- that is not to say that the food was ordinary or bland...It was delicious and reasonably priced, My husband and I had a full meal with appetizers and...More

Thank Susan S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Great Hollow Rd, North Truro, MA 02652
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  North Truro
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-1740
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