YOU CAN EDIT THIS PAGE! Just click any blue "Edit" link and start writing!

Barnstable Village

From Wikitravel
Jump to: navigation, search
Barnstable Village

Default Banner.jpg

Barnstable village is a village in Barnstable on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Barnstable village is the most historical of the seven Barnstable villages with an old-time feel due to the many old residences and municipal buildings in the village. Several of Plymouth's surviving Pilgrim families moved here to settle. The village's sheltered harbor made it a natural place for commerce.

Get in[edit]

Barnstable village lies on Route 6a along the north shore of Cape Cod on Cape Cod Bay. Access Route 6a from exit 6 (Route 132) and go north, at Route 6a turn right (eastbound).

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Sturgis Library Route 6a. Built in 1644.
  • Trayser Museum, Route 6a. Coast Guard Heritage Museum.
  • Barnstable Comedy Club, Main Street (Route 6a). The oldest and longest running Community Theater in Massachusetts.

Do[edit][add listing]

Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern, 3176 Main St., +1 508-362-2355[1]. Lunch and Dinner year round. Beyond the ordinary at decent prices. Italian a specialty.
  • Dolphin Restaurant, 3250 Main St., +1 508-362-6610, [2]. Year round favorite of the locals.
  • Mattakeese Wharf, 271 Mill Way, +1 508-632-4511, [3]. Lunch and dinner May through October. Nice Harbor setting (eat on the deck!) and great seafood. $15-$30 at dinner.

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Barnstable Restaurant and Tavern, 3176 Main St., +1 508-362-2355[4].

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Cape Cod's Lamb and Lion Inn 2504 Main St., Barnstable Village, +1 508-362-6823, [6]. Top shelf B&B.


Get out[edit]

This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!