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Abba

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89 Old Colony Way, Orleans, MA 02653
+1 508-255-8144
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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danvers
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The food here is terrific. Portions are small and very expensive. The atmosphere here can be a little noisy based on the seating arrangement. The entrees are quite different from most restaurants being a mixture of Middle Eastern and Asiatic cuisine along with American cuisine. All in all, very good.

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Eastham, Massachusetts
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113 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We celebrated my big 60 with dinner at Abba. It was the end if their season, but food and wine choices were still good. We had the lamb chop and halibut entrées which were excellent. My better half had an excellent salad of spicy greens and crusted fried goat cheese. I had the lamb arancini with Moroccan sauce which was... More 

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Wilton Manors, FL
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76 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The owners also operate the restaurant so they're there on site making sure every detail is to perfection. I sat at the bar had the grilled octopus salad and the foie gras my friend had some other non-seafood options we had some wine and a cocktail it is very nice. Bartender was a little odd she just sort of stood... More 

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Hartsdale, New York
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Terrific and innovative food! The appetizers (Eggplant soup with goat cheese and Marinated, smooth and refined flavor, and Israeli salad that was had more greens, all very good, than most Israeli salads I've had). The Thai seafood stew had a wonderful combination of coconut broth with lemon grass and cilantro, plus excellent seafood. We also loved the seared scallops with... More 

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New York
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1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I went to Abba on Tuesday night around 9 PM. We didn't have a reservation , The dishes were well presented on the plates and tasty as well . I will definitely recommend Abba Restaurant to anyone going to Cape Cod .Abba restaurant deserves better than the Ranking of # 21 on Trip Advisor .

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Thank yomango35
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

If I could eat here every single evening I would and I would have no problem ordering the same thing over and over and over. Lobster pad thai is honestly the best dish. It's a little tricky getting in as the restaurant is small so plan ahead and make reservations. You will not be disappointed. Servers are fantastic and so... More 

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Droxford, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

This place served the best food we had on our recent visit to the Cape. The chef produces wonderful concoctions based on Israeli and Thai cuisines. Everything we had was delicious, freshly cooked and very flavoursome. Our service was a bit hit and miss at times due to the place being very busy, but, once ordered, all our food arrived... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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93 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Abba is our favorite Cape restaurant. We come every year and find it to consistently great every time. It is fine dining Cape Style. We love sitting on the patio but have enjoyed meals inside as well. I always order the tuna entree but love many things on the menu.

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Carmel, Indiana
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

In the past the Cape was known only for its lobster, clams and chowder. It's nice to see over the years creative chefs have arrived and are offering a international fair. We're excited to try Abba knowing that the chef was Israeli. The menu was a mix of Mediterranean with a Thailand influence. The taste flowed very well together and... More 

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Thank drfalender
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We a wonderful evening last night, the restaurant is tastefully decorated, the service was terrific,the food was beautifully presented and delicious. We will be back soon with friends.👍

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Old Colony Way, Orleans, MA 02653
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-8144

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?