Cape Cod offers many reasons to visit with their charming architecture and beautifully colored “Cape Cod” style houses, their stunning beaches with sandy white shores and cool waters, and of course their top notch cuisine options. Cape Cod is the home to countless fine dining establishments that offer a little taste of everything. Let’s take a look at just a handful of the many top signature dishes you shouldn’t miss while you’re in the area.
For a mouthwateringly savory sandwich with a true New England taste, try The Pilgrim sandwich at Café Chew. With stacks of roasted turkey, warm stuffing, cranberry mayo, and cranberry pecan bread, this sandwich will leave an impression.
Great Hill Bleu cheese, baby arugula, toasted walnuts, and caramelized onions make up the Stark Crimson Pear Pizza at Rock Harbor Grill. It’s a can’t-miss.
Considered to be the best Thai option on the Cape by many locals, the Pad Kee Mao at Bangkok Kitchen is a delicious dish made up of chewy noodles, fresh stir-fried veggies, and a signature sauce.
Come try the fish tacos at Guapo’s for the classic battered fried fish with shredded cabbage and small slices of jalapeno with a creamy lime sauce and soft corn tortillas, or enjoy the Crispy Potato Crusted Scrod at Scargo Café for a baked white fish dish served in sweet corn and bacon chowder sauce.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with a Sour Cream Doughnut at Hole in One Donut Shops. This one of a kind doughnut shop bakes doughnuts with crispy exteriors, a tasty sugar glaze, and lots of flavors. It’s a Cape Cod favorite. If you’ve always loved the classic chocolate chip cookie, try the Toll House Cookie Pie at Hearth ‘n Kettle. Topped with vanilla ice cream, the world favorite chocolate chip cookie is always a hit.
Choose from 17 varieties of New York-style bagels at JoMama’s New York Bagels. There’s even an everything version so you can enjoy all the tasty topping options at once. The Apricot Croissant at Maison Villatte is the creation of Boris Villatte, a trained baker from France whose flaky, buttery pastry addition is just one of many at this French pastry shop.
Of course these are just a small sampling of the many delightful dishes and tasty treats that you’ll find in Cape Code year round. Why not visit Cape Cod yourself to discover all the tasty creations you’re missing!