Welcome to the Bookstore & Restaurant

11-7pm DAILY, (DELIVERY 5-7PM Friday & Saturday)

Serving until 8pm Friday & Saturday

CALL TO ORDER  508-349-3154 

ALTERNATE ORDERING AND FOOD QUESTIONS cell phone number 508-737-9342


Our family owned and operated restaurant has been serving locals and visitors for over 55 years. In our quest for the best tasting seafood, we always buy the freshest seafood from local fisherman. To ensure the greatest flavor, all meals are prepared to order. Please sit back and enjoy the view as we prepare your meal. As always, if you are on a special diet, or have any allergy, please inform your server: we will do our best to accommodate special orders, but please no substitutions.

~ Your hosts, The Parlante Family ~



Raw Bar

Oysters on the Half Shell*Gluten Free 6 for …… $13
12 for …… $24
Littlenecks on the Half Shell*Gluten Free 6 for …… $8
12 for …… $15


Fried plantains topped with sautéed chicken with tomatoes and onions, served with pico de gallo
Artichoke Dip
(Heated or cold to bake at home)
Artichoke hearts and baby spinach blended with a creamy cheese sauce, baked with breadcrumbs, served with grilled pita bread
Clams Casino
Six littlenecks with a blend of onion, peppers, and garlic, topped with bacon and herb breadcrumbs
Oysters Rockefeller
Five oysters baked with a blend of spinach, parmesan cheese,  panko bread crumbs and topped with mozzarella cheese
Cajun ShrimpGluten Free
Five shrimp baked in cajun spiced butter, served with our own honey lime sour cream
Steamed in herbs, garlic and white wine butter broth, served with toasted french bread
Crab Cakes
With beet slaw and roasted red pepper aioli
Fried Calamari
Squid rings and tentacles with pickled hot peppers with a side of marinara sauce
Chicken Fingers
Golden fried plain, habanero orange or buffalo-style, with blue cheese dressing
Chicken Wings
Golden fried plain, habanero orange or buffalo-style, with blue cheese dressing


Clam Chowder Bowl
Clam Chowder Quart
Bowl $8

Quart $15

Oyster StewGluten Free
With oysters, sautéed shallots, butter and cream sauce


Roasted Beet SaladGluten Free
Roasted beets, pumpkin seeds and goat cheese, tossed in balsamic vinaigrette
Classic Caesar
marinated white anchovies…$2
Add to any Salad:
Grilled or Cajun chickenGluten Free $7
Grilled or Cajun ShrimpGluten Free 4…$10 or 6…$16
SalmonGluten Free $12
Fried Oysters $12
DressingsGluten Free
Blue Cheese, Caesar, Ranch and Sweet balsamic vinaigrette


Vegetable of the day $5
Potato Salad $3
Basket of fries $6
Basket of sweet potato waffle fries $7
Basket of Onion Rings $10

Children’s Menu

8 and under

Chicken Fingers (3) $8
Fried Fish $10
Grilled Cheese $5
Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich $5
(All above with fries or apple sauce)
Capellini Pasta
With butter or marinara sauce


Pan Seared Scallops
Over peach risotto
Lobster Gnocchi
Housemade gnocchi sautéed with lobstermeat, diced tomatoes, mushrooms and scallions in a Madeira wine cream sauce
Fruits of the Sea
Littlenecks, scallops and shrimp served over linguini, sautéed in tarragon butter garlic white wine sauce
Shrimp Scampi
Shrimp sautéed with tomatoes and spinach in garlic butter capellini pasta
Pan seared salmon and cajun couscous with saffron broth and seasonal vegetables
Baked Cod*
Topped with herbed breadcrumbs, served with vegetables and rice
Baked Scallops*
Topped with herb breadcrumbs, served with vegetables and rice
Baked Medley*
Cod, shrimp, and scallops, topped with herb breadcrumbs, served with vegetables and rice
Chicken Piccata   Pan fried chicken with sautéed tomatoes and spinach in lemon caper butter served around pasta $18
Chicken Parmesan
With marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese over capellini pasta
Eggplant Parmesan
With marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese over capellini pasta
Vegan Pasta and Meatballs
Housemade sweet potato pasta with lentil spiced plant based “meatballs” in a marinara sauce


Served with french fries, potato salad or coleslaw

Chilled Lobster Roll
6 oz. chilled lobster salad
Hot Lobster Roll
6 oz. lobster salad served hot, sautéed in butter
on a grilled roll
Oyster Po’Boy
Fried oysters on grilled french bread with remoulade sauce and fresh greens
Bookstore Reuben
Fried cod on grilled marble rye with Swiss cheese on a bed of coleslaw
Fish Sandwich
Fried cod on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce
with a bowl of clam chowder…$18
Vegetarian BurgerGluten Free
Housemade topped with avocado, served with sweet potato fries on a gluten free bun
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Topped with lettuce, tomato, pickled red onions and chipotle aioli, served on a brioche bun
Classic Burger
Char-grilled 1/2 lb. Angus burger with lettuce and tomato, served on a brioche bun
ADD CHEESE (American, cheddar or swiss)…$1
Shaved Steak and Cheese
With jalapeno peppers and caramelized onions topped with cheddar cheese on french bread
Tuna Melt
Tuna salad on whole wheat toast with American cheese

Fried Platters

Served with french fries & coleslaw
All of our fried food is lightly battered and fried in trans-fat free canola and cottonseed oil blend

Oysters $23
Fish & Chips $20
Scallops $25
Shrimp $23


Cod, Shrimp or Steak
Served in two corn tortillas with cabbage, shredded cheddar jack cheese, pico de gallo and avocado cilantro garlic aioli


Keylime Pie $8
with chocolate sauce

Non-Alcoholic Drinks, Beer, Libations

Non-Alcoholic Drinks

San Pellegrino Sparkling 500 ml $1.75
Panna Water Still 500 ml $1.75
Gosling Ginger Beer $1.50
Bookstore Root Beer $1.50
San Pellegrino Limonata $1.50
San Pellegrino Blood Orange $1.50
Coke $2
Diet Coke $2
Sprite $2
Ginger-ale $2
Peak Unsweetened Ice Tea  $2.50

Smarwater  $2


Beer                                            MIX AND MATCH 4 PACK = $6

Bud $1.50
Bud Light $1.50
Miller Light $1.50
Michelob Ultra $1.50
Corona Extra $1.75
Corona Light $1.75
Heineken $1.75
Modelo Negra $1.50
The Hemperor IPA $1.75
Lagunitas Pils $1.75
Berkshire Steel Rail IPA $1.50
Switchback Ale $1.75
Cigar City Brewing Brown Ale $1.75
Cape Cod Beer, Harvest German Ale $1.50

Non-Alcoholic Beer

Heineken Non-Alcoholic $1.75
Buckler $1.75


Rhody Coyote Hard Cider 750 ml $3
Aval Hard Cider $2
Strongbow Hard Cider $1.50
Shole Hop Honey Hard Cider, Ptown, MA $2
Truly Hard Seltzer $1.50
Ginger Libation, Greenfield, MA $2



2. Lassalle Brut Preference, Champagne $33
4. Desnon- Brut Champagne Blanche, NV $42
5. Françoise Bedel- Brut Champagne Dis, “Vin Secret,” NV $52


10. Chardonnay Franciscan $18
11. Domaine Drouin-Arthur, Dundee Hills, OR, 2016 $25
12. Riesling Loosen Bros $14
14. Groth, Oakville, 2017 $25
15. Chemisal Santa Rita Hills, 2016 $28
16. MacRostie, Sonoma, 2017 $18
18. Chardonnay Hayes Ranch $12
21. Bruno Rocca-Cadet, Lenghe, IT, 2016 (Barbaresco) $27
24. Orléans Blanc, Clos St. Fiacre, 2017 $15
25. Chardonnay Match Book $15

Sauvignon Blanc

26. Greywake, Wild Sauvignon, Marlborough, NZ, 2016 $20
27. Love Block, Woolshed Vy, Marlborough, NZ, ‘18 $18
29. Pouilly Fume, Henri Bourgeois, Loire, FR, ’17 $17
30. Martin Ray, Russian River Valley, CA, US $15
32. Tenuta Ca’Bolani, Friuli Aquileia, Sauvignon, IT $14
34. Sancerre, Chateau de Fontaine Audon, Loire, FR, $23
35. Sauvignon Blanc, Tohu $16

French White

35. Roussanne, Brézème, Côtes-du-Rhône, ’17 $20
37. Chenin Blanc, Domaine La Grange Tiphaine, 2016 $20
38. Melonde Bourgogne, Marc Pesnot, Miss Terre, 2016 $17
40. Marsanne Château du Trignon, Rhone, 2017 $15
42. Grenache Blanc, Dmne de Foudrèche, Ventoux Blanc $14

Italian White

47. Vermentino, Lunae Bosoni “Grey Table,” Liguria, 2018 $17
48. Verdicchio, Umani Ronchi, “Casal de Serra,” 2018 $17
49. Arneis, Guidabono, Roevo Arneis, Piemonte, 2018 $14
50. Orvieto Classico Superiore-Palazzone, Terra Vieneate 17’ $14
51. Gavi di Gavi, Bricco Dei Guazzi. Trieste, 2017 $17

White Other

52. Verdelho RHV, Forlorn Hope, Rorick Heritage Vineyard, CA, ‘16 $32
53. Chenin Blanc, Habit, Santa Ynez Valley, Jurassic Park Vineyard ‘17 $22
54. Riesling, Forge Cellars Classique, Finger Lakes, NY, 2017 $16
55. Albariño, Bodegas Forjas de Salnés, Rias Biaxas, Spain, 2018 $25
57. Spatlese, Weingut Spritzer, Rheingau, Germany, 2017 $16
58. O.D.B. Trousseau “Orange,” Forlorn Hope, CA, 2017 $20
59. Riesling, Loosen Brothers $14

House Reds

60. Tempranillo, Paso A Pasco $14
61. Malbec, Bodini $15
62. Cabernet Sauvignon, Gravel Bar, CA $16
63. Merlot, RI Collection $14
64. Txakolina, Giaintza “classic effervescent Basque beach wine” $18

Pinot Noir

70. Bravium, Andersen Valley, 2016 $24
71. Scribe, Whirlwinds, Heurot, Carneros, 2017 $29
72. St. Innocent Wines, Villages Cuvée, Willamette Valley, 2017 $20
73. Lumen, Santa Barbara County, 2015 $22
75. Benton Lanes First Class, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2014 $44
76. Chapter 24, Last Chapter, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2015 $40
78. Nuits-Saint-Georges Vieilles Vignes Domaine Alain Michelot, ’15 $40
79. Domaine Parize Père et Fils, Guivry 1er Cru Rouge, 2017 $17
80. Weingut Becker Landgraf, Gau Odernheimer, Germany, 2016 $36
81. Domaine Lois Fleurot, Bourgogne Hautes Cotes de Nuits, 2016 $22
82. High Hook, Willamette Valley, OR $18

Italian Red

85. Brunello Di Montalcino, Capanna, Tuscany, 2013 $42
86. Aglianico Grifaleo della Lucania, 2015 $22
88. Vittoria Frappato-Portelli, Sicily, 2016 $15
90. Dolcetto d’Alba Piani Noce-Paruso, Piedmont, 2015 $15
91. Chianti Classico Riserva, Badia a Coltibuono, 2015 $25

French Red

97. Morgan Vieille Vignes, Jean Paul Thevenet, Beaujolais, 2016 $26

Other Reds

100. Zinfandel, Seghesio Family Vineyards, Sonoma, 2016 $23
101. Zinfandel Quivira Vineyards, Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma, 2015 $19
102. Shiraz, Bishop, Barossa Valley, Australia, 2016 $25
103. Cinsault Alheit “Flotsam & Jetsom, Walker Bay, S.A., 2017 $23

Gluten Free Gluten Free
* Can be made Gluten Free

— Before placing your order, please inform your server if you or a person in your party has a food allergy

— Please note consuming raw or undercooked meats or shellfish may increase your risk of food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.

3.5% Convenience fee added to credit card purchases
7% MA meals tax added
20% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more
Items and Prices subject to change