FAVORITE SPOTS AROUND EAST SANDWICH

Restaurant Picks in Sandwich

  • Fisherman’s View – nice seafood and drinks with a view of the Cape Cod Canal. also has very good seafood market to pick up and cook at home.  
  • The Pilot House – another nice seafood and drinks place by the canal with live music outdoors most evenings   
  • Off the Grid – smoked barbecue food truck, all outdoors, often has live music 
  • Marshland Restaurant – Cape Cod diner food, awesome breakfasts and takeout all day until 8:30 pm; we like their lobster rolls   
  • Krua Khun Rose – very good Thai food – takeout only, call well ahead 
  • Sweet Tomatoes – Neopolitan pizza, takeout only 
  • Beth’s Bakery and Cafe – cutesy breakfast and lunch 
  • Cafe Chew – legendary lunch place  
  • Any of the ice cream places – esp Ice Cream SandwichTwin Acres  

 

Coffee

  • Cafe Riverview, 6A in East Sandwich – closest coffee, smoothies, breakfast and lunch – some of the staff is from Riverview school for students with learning challenges  
  • Snowy Owl Coffee Roasters, 6A in Sandwich – serious coffee game, empanadas 
  • Nirvana, 6A in Barnstable Village – very good coffee 
  • Lighthouse Keeper’s Pantry, 6A in Yarmouthport – themed on the Sandy Neck lighthouse, run by former New Yorkers 

 

Groceries 

  • Stop & Shop, Route 6A, Sandwich – closest, 10 min drive  
  • Market Basket, Bourne – best deal, 15 min drive 
  • Whole Foods, Hyannis – 20 min drive  
  • Trader Joe’s, Hyannis – 20 min drive


Farm Stands 

 

Laundry

  • Liberty Laundromat – in the shopping plaza next to the movie theater – 280D Route 130, Sandwich 
  • Capeway Cleaners – dry cleaning – 103 Rt. 6A at corner of Tupper Rd, Sandwich

Beaches

  • East Sandwich Beach – closest beach, a 15 min walk or pay to park on North Shore Blvd. There are two parking areas. The first parking area is at the corner of North Shore Blvd and Ploughed Neck Rd. For beach access, turn right on North Shore Blvd, go down about 50 yards, and you will see the entrance over the dunes on your left. For the second parking area, take a left on North Shore Blvd and follow the road 1/3 mile to where the pavement ends. There is a public access trail to the beach directly across from the parking lot. All the way to the right on North Shore Blvd is Craven’s Landing, the entrance to Scorton Creek. 
  • Sandy Neck Beach – just a short drive down Route 6A, has a snack bar, and restrooms, nice for relaxing on the beach, and hiking in the dunes. Paid parking. 

 

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