Jun 2010

Clam Shack Of The Week: Beachcomber


Beachcomber, 1120 Cahoon Hollow Rd., Wellfleet,MA. (508) 349-6055

The Beachcomber is a casual full service waterfront restaurant and bar. They cater to the local and tourist crowd,including lots of families, for lunch and dinner. There’s a complete menu with everything from nachos, buffalo wings, burgers and salads, to fried or grilled fresh daily seafood specials…and of course their famous crispy fried clams. Don’t worry, they have a kid’s  menu, arcade, …and sell 1000’s of those famous Beachcomber and Cape Cod t-shirts! Check out the famous raw bar, voted best on the lower Cape, and is steps from the beach and features fresh daily Wellfleet oysters and littlenecks, Eastham steamers and mussels, lobster, corn on the cob, and peel and eat shrimp. The “salt air” makes ’em taste even better!

Looking for live music? Beachcomber has you covered and voted best “live entertainment” on the Lower Cape …with nightlife events featuring the best in local, regional, and national bands.  Get down there, have a seat at the beachside cabana bar, have a ‘Gansett and watch the sunset  reflect off the waves. Check out the surfers to the right…. It doesn’t get any better than this on Cape Cod. Over the 30 years they’ve been in business they’ve received lots of  favorable press, and hundreds of e-mails from satisfied customers. In 2002 Yankee Magazine called the Beachcomber “One of the best seaside dining spots in New England”. Over the years they have been voted “Best outdoor dining”, “Best specialty cocktail”, “Best raw bar”, and “Best live entertainment”, on the Outer Cape by the Cape Cod Life readers poll.  In 2006, they were named “Best bar on Cape Cod” by Boston Magazine.  So, put the ‘Comber on one of your places to visit on your next trip to Cape Cod. It is truly unique and quintessential Cape Cod!