Skaket Beach Rental - Cape Cod Captain Linnell Road
Orleans , MA
A summer of fun and memories.

Enjoy the Best of Cape Cod this Summer - Orleans, MA

Located a short walk from Skaket Beach (with private and public access)

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Orleans has a great selection of restaurants, from casual to gourmet. This house is ideally situated to easily get out and enjoy a wonderful evening.

Whether it's a romantic night at the historic Captain Linnell House restaurant just a short wonderful stroll down the street or to any one of a multitude of great local haunts - just minutes away. After a wonderful day at the beach, the best thing is to have several great dining experiences so close.

We've listed our favorites - with a local point of view.  Updated with the latest 2008 changes, which happen frequently on the Cape.  We'd be pleased to hear your recommendations and feedback.

Captain Linnell House 
Fine Dining

within walking distance!

137 Skaket Beach Road
 Orleans, MA 02653
(508)255 - 3400

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This is one of the finest restaurants on the Cape and is just a short, wonderful walk from the house. Romantic fine dining at its best, with a story of an adventurous ship captain from the 1800's to go with it.

Tip: You can stop in for dessert and still enjoy all they have to offer.

 "Savor the lavender, the Victorian gazebo, the spacious lawns, the trailing wisteria, the ocean breeze..."

Fine Causal Dining

36 West Rd
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-8405

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One of absolute faves! You'll like the unique atmosphere and unique Mediterranean / Thai menu. A little pricey, but hey enjoy yourself. Well known for their cocktails, too.

Karoo Restaurant
Causal Dining

3 Main Street Unit 32B Eastham, MA 02642 

(508) 255.8288

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KarooInspired by the diversity of European, African, and Indian flavors that make up the delicious dishes of Chef Sanette Groenewald's southern hemisphere homeland, she brought magic from Cape Town to Cape Cod in creating a successful, eco-friendly restaurant with a colorful, friendly dining environment, and delicious food. They offer a great selection of vegetarian and vegan options.
 Mahoney's Atlantic Bar & Grill
Fine Causal Dining

 28 Main St
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-5505

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Mahoney's is known for its gourmet food, well stocked fifty-foot mahogany bar and wonderfully, warm ambiance. Mahoney's offers menu featuring "New American" cuisine, live jazz on selected evenings, and the friendliest, most competent staff to be found anywhere!

Whether you're looking for a great place to enjoy a fine meal watching the Red Sox or listening to live music and mingling.

Land Ho Restaurant
Pub Style

38 Cove Road
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-5165

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The Land Ho is where you'll find a lively mix of locals. With hearty traditional New England fare, it's renowned for its long bar, checkered tablecloths, and hand carved signs from local merchants.  A simple must while you're visiting.
Buca's Tuscan Roadhouse

4 Depot Road
Harwich, MA 02645
(508) 432-6900


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Buca's is another one of our personal favorites and a well known local spot - but you'll have to drive to Harwich (about an 18 minute drive). Great northern Italian menu, great atmosphere, and good service - perfect for after a nice active day where you feel think you deserve a few extra calories. We doubt you'll be disappointed - just look at their reviews.
Nauset Beach Club Restaurant
Fine Dining

222 Main St
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-8547

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The Beach Club is casually elegant, lively, sophisticated atmosphere with delicious food to match.
Joe's Beach Road Bar & Grille
Causal Dining / Pub

 5 Beach Rd
Orleans, MA 02653 - 3420
 (508) 255-0212

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Joe's Beach Road Bar + Grill is a nice tavern-like atmosphere with a wide range of appetizers and entrees. White table clothes and fireplaces contrast nicely with the antique barn atmosphere - resulting in a intimate dining experience.


Academy Ocean Grille
Fine Causal Dining

2 Academy Place
Orleans, MA 02653

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Created by locally renowned Chef Christian Schultz, the Academy is a classic and also on our top list. Great food and hospitality open six days a week in the summer.
The Beacon Room
Fine Causal Dining

23 West Road
Orleans, MA
(508) 255-2211

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The "Beacon" is warm, cozy atmosphere, nice American/Italian menu.


JoMama's New York Bagels & Coffeehouse
Bagel Shop

125 Rt. 6A
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-0255

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Jo Mamm's is another one of our personal favoriates - offering an eclectic selection of healthy and delicious soul-nurturing foods. New York bagels are baked fresh in our ovens every morning. delicious and healthy food offerings.

Vegetarian Selections and Organic Coffee, Espresso & Cappuccino Bar.

Hole In One Coffee Shop & Deli
Breakfast Shop

 98 RT 6a
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-3740

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Half the locals and visitors absolutely love these donuts and the other half are health nuts. So that means you can stop by every other day.

 Wonderful homemade donuts are the signature of this great breakfast spot.

Rosina's Cafe
Causal Dining

15 Cove Rd
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 240-5513

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Classic, hearty Italian fare - perfect for when you need a great pasta dinner.  Family friendly.
Other Local Restaurants  
Old Jailhouse Tavern
 28 West Rd
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 255-5245
A local long-time favorite, as it has been for years. Highly recommended for families and those looking for simple American food in a pub atmosphere.
 Hearth's Kettle Restaurants
Skaket Corner
Orleans, MA 02653
(508) 240-0112
Family restaurant for breakfast and casual lunch/dinner.
Hot Chocolate Sparrow
5 Old Colony Way
Orleans, MA 02653 - 3213
(508) 240-2230
Lattes, pastries and a chocolate shop.