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About Dan'l Webster Inn

Traditional favorites share the menu with contemporary cuisine. Lovely dining rooms offer a choice of settings; candle-lit rooms, fireside dining in the Music Room or garden side dining in the sun or moonlit Conservatory combine with outstanding service and innovative cuisine to produce a positively exceptional dining experience. We welcome guests in all our dining rooms dressed from casual to their Sunday best.
The Dan'l Webster Inn serves contemporary American cuisine for lunch and dinner daily, year round. Start your day in elegant style with a delightful Breakfast.
Recipient of The Wine Spectator's prestigious Best of Award of Excellence, features wines that will please even the most discriminating guest.
The Inn, recognized as a Distinguished Restaurant of North America, offers familiar favorites such as the most tender prime rib and filet mignon available along with seasonal and creative dishes from our constantly changing Chef's Special Menu.

149 Main Street
Sandwich, MA 02563
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Contemporary American, Fusion / Eclectic

Hours of Operation:
Dining Hours ~ Open 7 days

Breakfast
Monday to Saturday - 7:30am to 11am
Sunday - 7:30am to 11:30am

Lunch
Monday to Saturday - 11:30am to 4:30pm
(entrees not available after 3pm)
Sunday - 12noon to 3pm

Light fare menu between Lunch and Dinner,
full menu's begins at 4:30.

Dinner
Daily - 4:30 to 9:00 pm

(Sandwiches burgers not available in Fine Dining )

Dinner Tavern
Daily - 4:30 to 9:30


Holiday Dining - Special Holiday Menus and Hours may apply.

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(508) 888-3622

Website:
http://www.danlwebsterinn.com/

Entertainment:
Classical Piano featured on Saturday Nights.

Catering:
We can cater to OUTDOOR Wedding Ceremonies.
Our facilities can accommodate up to 150 people. We are renowned for elegant and memorable Cape Cod wedding receptions. Exceptional food, caring service, sterling silver accessories, lace table skirting, and lovely colored table linens all help to create an ambiance you and your guests will always remember. Wedding Coordinators will walk you step-by-step through the planning stages to make certain your wedding is indeed the fulfillment of your dreams.

Parking Details:
Plenty of free self - parking with handicap access at the front of the building

Executive Chef:
Steve Chausse

Private Party Facilities:
Choose from any of our elegant dining rooms for your next special party. We would love to work with you and show you our uniquely decorated function and guest rooms.

Private Party Contact:
Amy O'Niel: (508) 888-3622 ext. 244

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
We have a great Fundraiser Program available for diners ~ call our direct number for more information on setting up the program. Flyers are distributed to the contact and reservations must be made in advance.

Specials

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Specials

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

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Welcome in 2018 and enjoy The First Night Celebration!

Dan'l Webster Inn Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.5

service

4.4

ambience

4.4

value

4.1

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Quiet

95% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (34)
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Quiet Conversation (19)
Romantic (18)
Worth the Drive (16)
Good for a Date (16)
Authentic (14)
Cozy (13)
Seasonal (13)
Business Meals (13)
Sunday Lunch (12)
Creative Cuisine (11)
Great for Lunch (10)
Comfort Food (9)
Great for Brunch (8)
Disabled Access (8)
Good for Groups (8)
Neighborhood Gem (8)
Afternoon Tea (7)
Casual (7)
Fit for Foodies (7)
Local Ingredients (7)
Bar Seating (6)
Healthy (6)
Notable Wine List (5)
Scenic View (5)
Good Vegetarian Options (5)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Kid-friendly (3)
Fun (3)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Organic (3)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Afternoon Coffee (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Great Beer (1)
Late-night Find (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

What a beautiful light filled room. Food was delicious, service quick without being rushed. A very pleasant experience reasonably priced.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation
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 (Tampa)·Dined 3 days ago

It was a lovely birthday lunch, with holiday decorations.

Tags: Special Occasion
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·Dined 4 days ago

A little loud. Food good, but slightly overpriced. Requested special seating for a special occasion. We were not informed that our special seating request would not be met due to a private party until the day before our visit. Overall, we were happy, but it could have, and should have been much better. With so many great options in the area, not sure if, or when we return.

Tags: Authentic
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·Dined 4 days ago

Outstanding young waiter with a great personality and very attentive. Would definitely request him on our next visit.

Tags: Disabled Access, Cozy, Scenic View, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined 5 days ago

The Christmas decorations and atmosphere were beautiful. Sitting by the tree and looking out was lovely.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Good for a Date, Cozy, Healthy, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (New England)·Dined on December 5, 2017

My friends and I had a very relaxed and enjoyable luncheon, with a lovely view of the garden. Beautifully decorated for the holidays.

Tags: Healthy, Authentic, Seasonal, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion
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 (New England)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Our meals were outstanding as was the service- highly recommend

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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 (New England)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Unfortunately, in the Tavern, our experience was not a good one, quite out of the ordinary and unexpected. Our meals were mixed up in preparation. 2 Burger orders were placed, but the ingredients for each Burger were put on different meals. The lobster cheese sandwich, or the lobster grilled cheese sandwich, was not as tasty as the menu indicated. The fried calamari entree was overcooked. Reuben entree was well liked.

However, both soups, the French Onion and butternut squash, were excellent. We were introducing two couples new to the tavern, but we all came away a little disappointed. This was a party of six, with advance reservations.

Definitely not typical for the Tavern as we have been there before.

Tags: Seasonal, Great for Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 26, 2017

We were seated in the warm and welcoming tavern dining room, which was relaxed and casual. The food was very good, from delicious lobster-crusted cod to perfectly prepared pork tenderloin and filet mignon. The service was friendly and the miniature desserts (chocolate cake and crepe brûlée) were exceptional and just the right size. In a four-day stay in Sandwich, we ended up returning twice to Dan’l Webster Inn and enjoyed it each time.

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·Dined on November 25, 2017

We took my father in law for thanksgiving dinner Saturday night. We were pleased with the food and the experience

Tags: Seasonal, Good for Anniversaries, Great Beer, Special Occasion, Scenic View
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 (New England)·Dined on November 25, 2017

The tavern was jumping on this Saturday night! But we had a good table, an excellent waiter, and delicious food! And we got there in time for the "early bird".....so also got a good deal!

Tags: Authentic, Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Healthy, Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Late-night Find, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on November 24, 2017

We went early the evening after Thanksgiving. It was not crowded and we were able to order off the prix fixe menu. Though the choices were limited (of course) compared with the lavish full menu, there were excellent choices and the quality superb. I had probably the best almond crusted salmon I've ever had. The lobster chowder was unique and full of lobster. My wife's steak tips were super tender. The portions were large and perfectly prepared, and the food was hot when served. Our server was very pleasant and attentive, there when needed. Great ambiance. Beautiful décor. From start to finish, one of the best dining experiences ever.

Tags: Romantic, Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Went for Thanksgiving dinner with my wife. The food , drinks and service were fantastic.
Came here 25 years ago for a great Thanksgiving and was not disapointed this time !
I highly recommend it!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Special Occasion, Disabled Access, Tasting Menu, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Kid-friendly, Local Ingredients, Casual, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Great for Brunch, Cozy, Worth the Drive
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 (New England)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Even on a holiday a wait of almost an hour after reservation time is difficult to understand. The staff tried hard to make up for it.....free round of drinks.....but it still took its toll on the enjoyment of the evening.

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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Staff was friendly and attentive. Seating was prompt. Limited thanksgiving menu was perfect and included soup to desert with no extras cost except wine. Tasty holiday traditional meal that was delicious. There was enough to bring home for Next day leftovers. everyone in our party was extreamly satisfied and we all decided this will become a holiday tradition.

Tags: Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Authentic
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 (New England)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Our waitress Lindsay was excellent. All dinners, duck, cod, and prime rib were excellent

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Disabled Access, Seasonal, Bar Seating
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·Dined on November 13, 2017

Joanne and staff were very accommodating to our party’s special needs. The service and food was excellent and everyone enjoyed the evening.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Creative Cuisine, Great for Brunch, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Sunday Lunch
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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Room was supposed to have a Fireplace and it was broker the entire weekend. They did compensate us $100.00 and the manager made us an Anniversary fruit and cheese platter with a beautiful bread board.

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 (New England)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We went to Daniel Webster Inn for our 50th Wedding Anniversary. Their conservatory room which is their best seating was unfortunately not available due to a Function. We were seated in a rather small room at a small table against the wall and my chair abutted the open door of the room. Once seated we were comfortable but I have to admit I was disappointed.
The service was excellent. The olive oil bread dip was very bitter so I opted for butter. The food was good but unremarkable. I had the lobster crusted cod which was described as having a stuffing like topping of lobster. It did not. It had a small piece of lobster claw atop the fish. I prefer more of a breaded topping on my fish. My husband had swordfish which was a special and he said it was very good.
On the whole we very much enjoyed our diner and stay at the Inn

Tags: Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Absolutely amazing food, great service, and quaint, elegant atmosphere.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Comfort Food, Business Meals, Great for Brunch, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Seasonal, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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 (New England)·Dined on November 5, 2017

All four of us had wonderful meals and we were able to have great conversations without the usual noisy background.
Food was great. Service as great. Ambiance was lovely.

Tags: Business Meals, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Healthy, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch
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 (New England)·Dined on November 4, 2017

As always, we had a fabulous meal. The prime rib was flavorful and cooked to perfection. Everyone in our party enjoyed our meals. One could not ask for better, more attentive service. We'll be back!

Tags: Authentic, Romantic, Disabled Access, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (New England)·Dined on October 31, 2017

As always, DWI came through. It was our 25th anniversary. We had an exquisite dinner served by a wonderful waiter who was attentive but not intrusive. One of our favorite places - we'll be back.

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (Richmond)·Dined on October 30, 2017

Food was well prepared. I had the chicken pot pie and the others had the Cod. We did the pre-fix meals which included 3 courses (Appetizer, Entree, and Dessert) which was offered if you were seated by 5:45PM. Much more cost efficient than ordering off regular menu! Waitress was attentive, food good but lacked the 'wow' factor we experienced at another local restaurant the next evening. Ambiance was nice but dirty rugs, dusty furniture, etc left a lot to be desired. Would eat there again as there is not much choice in Sandwich for a 'fine dining' atmosphere but not someplace I would enthusiastically recommend.

Tags: Business Meals
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 (Chicago)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Met friends for Sunday brunch. Atrium seating was nice and bright on a dark day and we were seated at a good table overlooking the koi pond, but large parties were too loud for the older member of our party. The Inn is a good choice for a New England dining experience, although the pub atmosphere of the other dining rooms is more authentic. Decor could use some upgrading.
Brunch food was good and generous portions. Extensive lunch options, as well.
Only negative was the server who spoke down to us, did not tell us the daily specials, and did not listen correctly to our orders.

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Great food and overall dining! Great service by the friendly staff! Great food options for all tastes!

Tags: Organic, Fun, Romantic, Cozy, Authentic, Gluten Free Options, Good Vegetarian Options, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Vegan, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date
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 (Atlantic City)·Dined on October 22, 2017

The Conservatory Room was a delightful setting, the food was excellent, and our server was friendly and knowledgeable.

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 (New England)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Very good food and service. As it was a Tuesday night, it was a small crowd, so very quiet, which was a nice atmosphere for my wife's birthday.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on October 17, 2017

Bit of an uncharacteristically off night for the kitchen, perhaps-- the oil for bread dipping was a little stale, my prime rib was very sinewy (though full of flavor), and the broccolini tough. The seafood risotto was outstanding. The desserts (grapenut pudding, warm with whipped cream, brownie hot fudge sundae) were awesome, and the appetizers (lobster chowder/bisque and bacon-wrapped scallops) were far better than the usual cliches you might expect by their titles, scrumptious. Excellent salads. The Conservatory is always lovely; on a Tuesday night not too late, the music was mostly aimed at the gray-haired set (American standards, Sinatra, Clooney, with some more upbeat versions mixed in) but not too loud and suited the general ambience. Good free parking, very attentive staff, prompt service, nice wine list, classy gift shop. There's also a great pub with the same food but a more laid-back vibe, great for lunches or after the game meals, but tonight was more special for us. Always a treat.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Gluten Free Options, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays
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 (New England)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Delicious food AND everyone was so friendly and went out of their way to help!

Tags: Great for Brunch
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 (Dallas)·Dined on October 12, 2017

We’ve been going to Dan’l Webster for 30 years. Love the place

Tags: Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Quick Bite, Sunday Lunch, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on October 8, 2017

I was disappointed for my 93 year old mom!

I made a reservation. I didn't know I had to ask for the conservatory!

This is my mom's favorite restaurant and we drove down from Foxboro MA just so she could go there for her birthday!

The host was obviously having a bad day and he was not welcoming. And when my 93 year old mom asked to eat in the conservatory he just brushed her off and said we couldn't eat there! And there was lots seating available!!! I looked!!

I know she will want to go back again! But for an upscale restaurant, I would expect better friendly service!!

I won't return!!

Very disappointed!

And felt so bad for my mom that on her birthday that she was treated so rudely by the host!!

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vip
 (New England)·Dined on October 8, 2017

I've gone to the Dan L. Webster many times. It is a local favorite for fine dining and has an great Sunday Brunch. You can also go early for breakfast which is a great deal. Great food and reasonable prices. They use a glass atrium with is a great atmosphere and the staff is very friendly and well trained.

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 (New England)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Another great experience at DWI. Shane promptly seated us just as we had requested. Joanne did a great job under difficult circumstances (table was surrounded by a wedding party crowd at the bar). Food was great, dessert was greater! Highly recommend it DWI!!

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·Dined on September 20, 2017

Everything was great! We loved our server and the food was divine!

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·Dined on September 14, 2017

Staff were very accommodating. Food and service were excellent. We also enjoy the atmosphere of the Daniel Webster Inn.

P.S. The open table concept is a good way to make a reservation, but I didn't see a section to choose an area to dine in at the restaurant (i.e. lounge, conservatory, etc.).

Tags: Notable Wine List, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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·Dined on September 12, 2017

Food = A. Service = F We made a special trip to Sandwich to celebrate our 52 wedding anniversary. The overall service was terrible. The food was very good. We have been to the Daniel Webster many times and always enjoyed our visits to the restaurant. This will most likely and unfortunately be our last trip.

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 (New England)·Dined on September 11, 2017

We were there by 5:00, but did not receive the Early Bird menu. When this was brought to the attention of the waitstaff, the server shrugged it off and apologized. No solution. We also had to wait a while for our food, the bill and collection of the bill. I do not plan on going there again.

It's a shame because the last two times I went there the food and service was good.

Tags: Casual
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·Dined on September 8, 2017

The soup curry special was delish, also enjoyed my kale and blueberry salad!

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·Dined on September 5, 2017

The Daniel Webster Inn never disappoints. The early evening three course meal is a terrific value. Also welcome are the demi portion meals. My friends and I love going there as we are never rushed from our table.

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Sunday Lunch
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