Thoreau's tavern-style restaurant at Wequasset


An intimate club-like bar with leather and suede accents, craft cocktails and culinary treats.

For a relaxed evening with friends cozy up to the fireplace and indulge in elevated comfort food and good cheer.

Thoreau’s is the ideal spot for an intimate lunch or dinner featuring a menu with a unique take on familiar favorites. It’s also become a favorite for pre and post dinner cocktails for Twenty-Eight Atlantic diners.

The Winter Lounge at Thoreau’s is open for reservations from February 15th.

Open Thursdays 3:00 pm and Fridays & Saturdays 11:30 am-9:00pm.

Phone: (508) 430-3000


2173 MA-28, Harwich, MA 02645

Food & Beverage

Locally Sourced Oysters and Champagne

The warmth of this setting is the perfect backdrop to savor local fare with a unique twist.

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Reserved sign on table with glasses.

A Warm, Intimate Tavern

Thoreau’s offers a mahogany bar and cozy leather seats for guests to settle into. Visitors are treated to gracious service in a small and intimate space, making Thoreau’s the perfect spot for a friendly gathering.

Interior of Thoreau's restaurant at Cape Cod resort

Dine Next to the Fireplace

Relax next to the warmth of the fireplace as you sip cocktails and enjoy grilled seafood. Beyond the fireplace, enjoy windows that give a glimpse of the sea nearby.

Charcuterie board.
Charcuterie board.