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Aug 8, 2006 11:18 PM

Which of these places would you choose for a great Cape Cod meal?

If you had to choose two of these restaurants for great food with a nice atmosphere, which would you pick? My DH and I will be going with one other couple. We're staying in Brewster.

28 Atlantic
Ocean House
Cape Sea Grille
Red Pheasant

I eliminated Restaurant 902 Main, because I think it's a bit far, but if people think it's worth the drive, let me know. Also, we will likely go to Brewster Fish House another night with our son.

Thanks! Debra

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  1. Red Pheasant hands down

    1. Thanks TG.

      Almost forgot about Pisces. Any good?

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      1. re: debra1234

        We went to Pisces a couple of years ago and really liked it. I've never been to the others.

      2. I remember having a very good experience at the Captain Linnell House in Orleans a few years ago. Maybe somebody can tell you if they're as good as they used to be.

        1. I absolutely love Red Pheasant. Ocean House and Cape Sea Grille are also quite nice, but Red Pheasant the most memorable.

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          1. re: RawTunaFan

            The "Pheas" is a nice choice but 28 Atlantic is BY FAR, the best restaurant on the Cape...perhaps in the whole state.

          2. Have never been to the Red Pheasant, but I can tell you that the other places are not in the league of Atlantic 28. If you want a sure thing go there--it has the food, atmosphere and service. If the weather is nice, you also might want to go down by the pool and have a drink at the Outerbar and/or hang by the new glass fire pit. One other tip, my wife often times has two apps instead of app + dinner. Their apps are great. Pisces is wonderful but a small room-Different experience. Cape Sea grill is kind of the same as are a good place in Harwich called The Port and Nauset Grill in Orleans. Lastly, Impudent Oyster in Chatham has great food. Do not recommend in the summer-too crowded, but a great fall spot.