June 23, 2014

Fourth of July Cape Cod style in Woods Hole

The fabulous Woods Hole Fourth of July celebration is right around the corner, so make your plans to be in the Hole that day if you enjoy small town festivities.  Woods Hole’s parade is organized by the Marine Biological Laboratory, and all the students come out in festive costume often with a marine or biology inspired theme.   Since Falmouth is the birthplace of Katherine Lee Bates (who penned “America the Beautiful”), Woods Hole takes it’s patriotic role seriously.  Where else might you glimpse the original “sea to shining sea” on the 4th of July Cape Cod style? Old cars join […]
June 21, 2014

Eel on Eel Pond: Shuckers Raw Bar now offers Sushi

Exciting news for foodies who love eating out in the charming village of Woods Hole: Shuckers World Famous Raw Bar has partnered with sushi chef Steve Loo Shawren from Martha’s Vineyard (originally from Malaysia) to bring us fresh authentic sushi!  Yes, you can now enjoy eel overlooking Eel Pond. Shuckers is located at 91 Water Street, on a dock looking out over the marina.  What could be better than delicious seaweed salad, spicy tuna roll, lobster roll with avocado and mango plus a nice glass of chilled wine while looking out over the boats?  Sunset in this spot is especially […]
June 13, 2014

Captain Kidd Bar and Restaurant with all new menu and decor

The Captain Kidd restaurant re-opened last week after a major renovation with sparkling new spaces, a fabulous modern menu and all the same old charm.  Perched on the Eel Pond with great views over the water, the Captain Kidd is known as a world-class watering hole in the finest village on Cape Cod. Guests enjoy the dockside dining, many tables with killer water views, and classic old brass wood and marble bar area with an amazing mural depicting the pirate Captain Kidd painted in the 1930’s. In the winter, this cozy room is a great gathering place for locals.  In […]
June 8, 2014

Quicks Hole Tavern

A new restaurant has opened in Woods Hole, in the location long occupied by the Leeside.  Brought to you by the owners of the Woods Hole Inn and the Quicks Hole Taqueria (next door), this new Tavern offers fine dining with water views, specializing in new American cuisine with craft beers and a full bar. Great views from the second floor dining room over all of Woods Hole harbor and the busy Steamship ferry terminal with service to Martha’s Vineyard makes this the place to be at sunset.  The menu includes upscale items like Angus Burgers with truffle fries, “pig […]