Welcome to the Bookstore & Restaurant

FROM 11-9pm DAILY!

NOW OPEN FOR OUTSIDE & INSIDE DINING 11-9pm DAILY  & (TAKEOUT 3-8pm only) 

We do not take any reservations…….1st come, 1st served, thank you for your patience!

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 ~

SEE OUR WEEKLY SPECIALS & WINE LIST

 

Raw Bar

Oysters on the Half Shell*Gluten Free 6 for …… $13
12 for …… $26
Littlenecks on the Half Shell*Gluten Free 6 for …… $8
12 for …… $15
Jumbo Shrimp CocktailGluten Free  each $3

Appetizers

Tostones
Fried plantains topped with sautéed chicken with tomatoes and onions, served with pico
$14
Flatbread Pizza
Housemade dough with toppings of the day…
MP
Artichoke Dip
Artichoke hearts and baby spinach blended with a creamy cheese sauce, baked with breadcrumbs, served with grilled pita bread
$13
Clams Casino
Six littlenecks with a blend of onion, peppers, and garlic, topped with bacon and herb breadcrumbs
$13
Fried Seafood Sampler
Assortment of wholebelly clams, scallops and shrimp
$20
Stuffed Mushroom Caps
With house made crabmeat stuffing and topped with cheddar cheese
$15
SteamersGluten Free
1 1/2 lb. local steamer clams with broth and drawn butter
$17
Oysters Rockefeller
Five oysters baked with a blend of spinach, parmesan cheese, panko bread crumbs and topped with mozzarella cheese
$16
Cajun ShrimpGluten Free
Five shrimp baked in cajun spiced butter, served with our own honey lime sour cream
$16
Littlenecks*
Steamed in herbs, garlic and white wine butter broth, served with toasted french bread
$17
Mussels
Classic Bookstore ~ tarragon garlic butter wine sauce with bread or Belgian Style ~ steamed in Belgian pale ale with butter, garlic, shallots, and herbs, served with seasoned fries and black pepper-truffle aioli
$17
Crab Cakes
With beet slaw and roasted red pepper aioli
$18
Fried Calamari
Squid rings and tentacles with pickled hot peppers with a side of marinara sauce
$16
Chicken Fingers or Chicken Wings
Golden fried plain, habanero orange or buffalo-style, with blue cheese dressing
$12

Soups

Clam Chowder Cup… $7
Bowl… $9
Quart… $20
French Onion Soup
Baked with buttery crostini, swiss, and mozzarella cheese
$8.50
Oyster StewGluten Free
With oysters, sautéed shallots, butter and cream sauce
$18

Salads

Roasted Beet SaladGluten Free
Roasted beets, pumpkin seeds and goat cheese, tossed in balsamic vinaigrette
$12
Chopped WedgeGluten Free
Chopped romaine lettuce with diced tomatoes, bacon, onion, crumbled blue cheese and blue cheese dressing
$12
Greek Salad Gluten Free
Romaine lettuce with green peppers, onions, kalamata olives, pepperoncini and feta cheese with house made Greek dressing
$13
Classic Caesar…$11
marinated white anchovies…$2
$11
Add Grilled or Cajun ChickenGluten Free…$7
Add Grilled or Cajun ShrimpGluten Free…4 for $10 or 6 for $16
Add Salmon…$15
Add Steak Tips…..$12
Fried Oysters $17
DressingsGluten Free
Blue Cheese, Caesar, Greek, Ranch and Sweet balsamic vinaigrette

Sides

Vegetable of the day $5
Potato Salad $3
Basket of fries $6
Basket of sweet potato waffle fries $8
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
Hot Dog $6
(All above with fries or apple sauce)
Capellini Pasta
With butter or marinara sauce
$6

Entrées

Pan Seared Scallops
Over peach risotto
$30
Lobster Gnocchi
Housemade gnocchi sautéed with lobstermeat, diced tomatoes, mushrooms and scallions in a Madeira wine cream sauce
$35
Fish Pot Gluten Free
Littlenecks, mussels, shrimp, scallops and cod in buttery herbed wine broth with toasted bread
$35
Fruits of the Sea
Littlenecks, scallops and shrimp served over linguini, sautéed in tarragon butter garlic white wine sauce
$30
Swordfish
Grilled with topping of the day, with rice and vegetables
$29
Shrimp Scampi
Shrimp sautéed with tomatoes and spinach in garlic butter capellini pasta
$22
Salmon
Pan seared salmon and cajun couscous with saffron broth and seasonal vegetables
$27
Baked Cod*
Topped with herbed breadcrumbs, served with vegetables and rice
$23
Baked Scallops*
Topped with herb breadcrumbs, served with vegetables and rice
$26
Baked Medley*
Cod, shrimp, and scallops, topped with herb breadcrumbs, served with vegetables and rice
$28
Bourbon Beef Tips
Char-grilled tender sirloin tips in our house bourbon marinade served with a baked potato and vegetables with bourbon-laced red eye gravy
$27
Chicken Parmesan
With marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese over capellini pasta
$20
Eggplant Parmesan
With marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese over capellini pasta
$20
Vegan Pasta and Meatballs
Housemade sweet potato pasta with lentil spiced plant based “meatballs” in a marinara sauce
$22

Sandwiches

Served with french fries, potato salad or coleslaw

Chilled Lobster Roll
6 oz. chilled lobster salad on butter-grilled roll
OR
Hot Lobster Roll
6 oz. lobster salad served hot, sautéed in butter
on a grilled roll
$25
Oyster Po’Boy
Fried oysters on grilled french bread with remoulade sauce and fresh greens
$17
Bookstore Reuben
Fried cod on grilled marble rye with Swiss cheese on a bed of coleslaw
$16
Fish Sandwich
Fried cod on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce
$14
Vegetarian BurgerGluten Free
Housemade topped with avocado, served with sweet potato fries on a gluten free bun
$15
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Topped with lettuce, tomato, pickled red onions and chipotle aioli, served on a brioche bun
$13
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
$14
Steak Sandwich
Topped with onion rings on french bread
$22

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 $25
Wholebelly Clams $25
Fish & Chips $21
Scallops $25
Shrimp $23
Fried Fisherman’s Platter Cod, scallops, wholebelly clams and shrimp $32

Tacos

Cod, Shrimp or Grilled Swordfish
Served in two corn tortillas with cabbage, shredded cheddar jack cheese, pico de gallo and avocado cilantro garlic aioli
$18

Lobsters

Boiled
1 1/4 lb.
$30
Baked/Stuffed $38
Clambake $38

Desserts

Keylime Pie $8
Churros
with Nutella chocolate sauce
$8
Dessert Special…ask your server!

Wines

White Wine by the Glass

Chardonnay,
Franciscan, Napa Valley
$12
Chardonnay,
Matchbook, Dunnigan Hills
$10
Moscato D’Asti,
Borgo Maragliano
$10
Pinot Grigio,
Borgo Boschetto, Italy
$9
Riesling,
Dr. Loosen QBA, Germany
$9
Rosé,
La Patience “Nemeusa” France
$10
Sauvignon Blanc,
Tohu, New Zealand
$10
Txakolina,
Gaintza, Spain
$10

Red Wine by the Glass

Pinot Noir,
High Hook, Willamette Valley
$12
Cabernet Sauvignon,
Gravel Bar, CA
$9
Merlot,
Dom.de la Patience, France
$10
Malbec,
Bodini, Argentina
$10
Tempranillo,
Paso a Paso, Spain
$9

Sparkling Wines and Bellini’s

Prosecco $10
Mimosa
Prosecco, freshly squeezed orange juice & splash of Grand Marnier
$12
Ocean Wave
Prosecco, Cranberry & Framboise
$12

Specialty Coffee & Tea

Espresso, Decaf Espresso $3
Cappuccino, Decaf Cappuccino $4
Iced Tea or Coffee Unsweetened $3
Snowy Owl Coffee, Brewster $3
Teas: MEM Tea Cambridge, MA. English Black 3
Blue Flower Earl Grey, Decaf Black, China Green Jade, Golden Green
Decaf: Mediterranean Mint, Lemon Chamomile and Rooibos
$3

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

San Pellegrino Blood Orange or Limonata $3.75
Bookstore Rootbeer,
Coca Cola, Diet Coke, Sprite, Ginger Ale,
$4
Pink Lemonade $3
San Pellegrino, Sparkling Water $3.75
Panna Spring Water $3.75

Beers

Micro Brews in the Bottle

Mama’s Little Yella Pils, Osker Blues $6
Switchback Ale $6

Micro Brews in the Can

Aeronaut Hop Hop & Away, Finback (16oz.) $7
Berkshire Brewer Steel Rail $6
Cape Cod Summer Ale, CC Beer (16oz.) $7
Cigar City Jai Alai, IPA $6
Sierra Nevada $6

Domestics

Budweiser $4
Bud Light $4
Coors Light $4
Miller Light $4
Michelob Ultra $4

Imports

Heineken $6
Heineken 0.0 N/A $5
Corona Extra, Lager $6
Corona Light $6
Modello Especial $6

Draft Beer

Fat Tire Amber Ale $6
Fiddlehead IPA $6
Guinness Stout $6
Lagunitas IPA $6
Hog Island IPA $6
Stella Artois, Belgium Lager $6

Alternative Libations

Aval Cider, France $7
Ginger Libation Ginger Beer $7
High Noon Sun Sips, Watermelon $6
Nantucket Cran, with Triple 8 Vodka $6
Nantucket Blue, with Triple 8 Vodka $6
Perry Dry, Pear Cider, Spain $7
Rhody Coyote, Newport Vineyards, RI 750 ml $14
Strongbow Cider, England $6
Truly Seltzer, wild berry $6

Cocktails

Paloma
El Jimador tequila, fresh squeezed
grapefruit juice, grapefruit soda
$12
Parrot Head
Twenty Boat Rum “Truro Vineyards”
Black raspberry liqueur and pineapple juice
$12
Caipirinha
Cachaça, lime and sugar
$11
Tuscan Iced Tea
Italian Amaro, honey, lemon,
and prosecco
$12
Dark & Stormy
Gosling’s Rum and ginger beer
$12
Sangria
Spanish grenache blended with brandy
and fresh fruit
$9
Bellamy Bloody
Absolut pepper vodka infused with Scotch
Bonnet peppers, blended with our
housemade mary mix
$11
Blood Orange Margarita
Hornito’s, Triple Sec, blood orange puree,
and San Pellagrino soda
$12
Aperol Spritz
Aperol, prosecco
$12
Original Trader Vic’s Mai Tai
Jamaican and Martinique Rum, lime juice,
orgrat, and orange Curacao
$12
Bee’s Knees
Berkshire Gin, locally sourced honey,
and lemon juice
$12
Boulevardier
Buffalo Trace Bourbon, Luxardo Bitters
and stock sweet vermouth
$12
Sazerac
Bullet Rye Whiskey, Herbscint
and Peychauds Bitters
$12
The Perfect Storm
Twenty Boat Spiced Rum, Truro,
Ginger Libation
$12
Mojito
Cruzan white rum, lime and fresh mint
$12
Strawberry Basil Mojito
Cruzan white rum, fresh strawberries and basil
$12
Raspberry Mojito
Cruzan white rum, fresh raspberries and fresh mint
$12

House-infused Martinis

Meyer Lemon and Tarragon Martini
Vodka infused with fresh tarragon, Meyer lemons
$13
Lemongrass and Ginger Martini
Vodka infused with fresh lemongrass, ginger
$13
Pomegranate Martini
Three Olives vodka, Pama Liqueur and pomegranate juice
$13
Fig Martini
Vodka infused with figs and blended with passion fruit juice
$13
Pineapple Martini
Pineapple infused vodka with a touch of pineapple juice
$13

Pitchers

Aperol Spritz
Aperol and prosecco
$35
Tuscan Iced Tea
Amaro, honey, lemon, and prosecco
$35
Blood Orange Margarita
Hornito’s, Triple Sec, blood orange puree, and San Pellagrino soda
$35
Mimosa
Prosecco, Cointreau, and fresh squeezed orange juice
$35
Sangria
Spanish Grenache, brandy, simple syrup, sprite and fruit
$24

Frozen Summer Coolers

Mudslide
Vodka, Kahlua and Irish cream
$12
Cape Cod Freeze
A blend of cranberry juice, vodka & strawberries
$12
Daiquiris, “Ritas” and Coladas
Margarita, Strawberry or Piña Colada
$12

 

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% Cash discount
7% MA meals tax added
20% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more
Masks are required at all times except while seated at a table
Items and Prices subject to change