Sample Menu


11:30am – 10pm

Contact Information

Phone: (508) 430-3000

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Thoreau’s is a club-like bar adjacent to twenty-eight Atlantic.  It is a cozy spot to enjoy cocktails and dinner.  This intimate setting features leather and suede furnishings, mahogany bar, and stone fireplace.  The windows of Thoreau’s overlook twenty-eight Atlantic and the Bay beyond.

Small and Shared Plates
Soups, Salads, and Sandwiches
From the Grill
Large Plates

Trio of Hummus and Grilled Pita 
red pepper, heirloom carrots, cumin raisins


Crab Salad and Avocado Toast 
grilled sourdough, quail eggs, pea shoots


Szechuan Cauliflower and Fried Rice 
peanuts, scallions

Yellow Tomato Bisque 


New England Clam Chowder 


Chopped Purple Kale Salad 
lemon dressing, pangritata, asiago


Caesar Salad

chopped egg, capers

add grilled chicken or grilled salmon


NE Family Farms Cheese Burger 
lettuce, tomato, onion, fries


Thoreau’s Classic Turkey Club

apple-wood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, sprouts, fries


Chickpea Falafel

harissa, cucumber tzatziki, carrot jam, naan bread

8oz Center Cut Filet 


12oz New York Strip 


7oz Salmon 

Steamed Asparagus 


Hand Whipped Potatoes with Organic Butter 


Baked Mac & Cheese

Balsamic and Fig Boneless Beef Short Rib

hand whipped butter potatoes


Beer Battered Fish & Chips

confit potatoes wedges, smashed mint and pea “hummus” dill tartar sauce


28 Atlantic Lobster Carbonara

bucatini, crispy pancetta, peas and corn


“The Outer Bar and Grille” Lobster Roll

Thoreau’s Layered Chocolate Cake

milk chocolate mousse, cranberry fluid gel, mint ice cream


Peanut Butter Crème Caramel

homemade peanut butter, pretzel crunch, banana sorbet


Dark Chocolate Tart

candied cocoa nibs, avocado coconut milk ice cream, cherrywood smoked sea salt


Warm Apple Oat Crisp

caramelized apple slices, toasted oat streusel, vanilla ice cream

  • From Route 6 East on Cape Cod, take Exit 11.
  • Turn left at the end of the exit ramp and go 25 yards to Pleasant Bay Road (your first left).
  • Proceed to the second stop sign; the entrance to Wequassett will be directly ahead.
    Follow signs for Thoreaus.