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Orleans Inn

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APPETIZERS​
$11.00
Sea Scallops Wrapped in Bacon
With an orange honey drizzle
$6.00
Beer Battered Onion Rings
$12.00
Crab Cakes
2 premium lump crab meat cakes broiled & served w/ coleslaw
$14.00
Lobster & Shrimp Quesadilla
Lobster meat, shrimp, shallots, scallions, monterrey jack & cheddar cheese
$9.00
Potato Skins
Filled w/ bacon & cheese w/ sour cream on the side
$10.00
Vegetarian Quesadilla
Caramelized onions, roasted red peppers, portabella mushrooms, monterrey jack & cheddar
$10.00
Buffalo Style Chicken Tenders
Boneless chicken tenders tossed in our hot sauce & served w/ bleu cheese & celery
$9.00
Chicken Tenders
With honey mustard or barbeque sauce
$12.00
Lobster Filled Raviolis
Served w/ a lobster cream sauce
$12.00
Orleans Inn Appetizer Sampler
Potato​ skins filled w/ bacon & cheese, onion rings & chicken tenders
SOUPS & SALADS​
Cup $4.00
Bowl $6.00
Orleans Inn New England Clam Chowder
Cup $5.00
Bowl $7.00
Orleans Inn Lobster Bisque
Small $9.00
Large $12.00
Chicken
Shrimp
Duck Salad
Mixed greens, shredded duck, chevre cheese, & pecans w/ a sherry mustard vinaigrette
$18.00
Chicken
Shrimp
Lobster Salad One Size
Fresh lobster meat lightly dressed w/ fresh lemon, mayonnaise & chives served over romaine w/ onions, tomatoes & a side of ranch dressing
Small $4.00
Large $6.00
Chicken
Shrimp
House Salad
Romaine lettuce, red onions, tomatoes, parmesan cheese, croutons & balsamic vinaigrette
Small $7.00
Large $10.00
Chicken
Shrimp
Spinach Salad
Baby spinach w/ pine nuts, feta cheese & roasted yellow tomato vinaigrette
$10.00
Chicken Salad
House​ made chicken salad w/ diced bacon, red onions & chives served over romaine w/ onions, tomatoes & a side of ranch dressing
Small $4.00
Large $6.00
Chicken
Shrimp
Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce, shredded parmesan cheese, croutons all tossed in our creamy caesar dressing
SANDWICHES​
All sandwiches served w/ a choice of french fries, coleslaw or cape cod potato chip
$18.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Lobster Salad Sandwich
On​ a toasted new england roll
$15.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Fried Sea Scallop Roll
On a toasted new england roll
$10.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Turkey Club
Sliced turkey breast w/ bacon, lettuce & tomato served on white texas toast
$10.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Buffalo Chicken Wrap
Breaded chicken w/ our spicy buffalo sauce, lettuce, tomato & bleu cheese in a flour tortilla wrap
$10.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Chicken Salad Sandwich
On a toasted bulkie roll w/ diced bacon, red onions & chives
$10.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Orleans Inn Angus Burger
On a toasted bulkie roll served w/ lettuce, tomato & red onions
$15.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Fried Clam Roll
Whole-bellied clams breaded & fried served on a toasted new england roll
$12.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Fried Fish Sandwich
Fried cod served on a toasted bulkie roll w/ lettuce & tomato
$10.00
French fries
Coleslaw
Cape cod potato chip
Marinated Grilled Chicken
With bacon & melted cheddar cheese on a bulkie roll w/ lettuce & tomato
ENTREES​
$Market
1¼ Lb. Steamed Native Lobster
When​ available served w/ rice pilaf & vegetables
$19.00
Grilled North Atlantic Salmon
With an orange honey glaze sauce served w/ rice pilaf & vegetables
$20.00
Sea Scallop Platter
Fried-​ served w/ fries & coleslaw or broiled- served w/ rice & vegetables
$20.00
Fried Clam Platter
Lightly breaded & fried whole belly clams served w/ fries & coleslaw
$18.00
Fish & Chips
Lightly breaded & fried cod served w/ fries & coleslaw
$23.00
Cape Cod Seafood Trio
A generous serving of fresh sea scallops, shrimp & cod fried- served w/ fries & coleslaw or broiled- served w/ rice & vegetables
$22.00
Sea Scallop & Dried Peaches
Baked in casserole w/ honeyed crumbs served w/ rice pilaf & vegetables
$18.00
Chicken Piccata
Sautéed chicken breast w/ lemon, capers & shallots served w/ rice pilaf & vegetables
$24.00
New York Sirloin
12oz​ sirloin served w/ mashed potatoes & vegetables
$22.00
Surf & Turf
8 oz grilled sirloin w/ 5 grilled shrimp & a thai chili dipping sauce served w/ mashed potatoes & vegetables
PASTAS​
$19.00
Spicy Sautéed Cajun Shrimp
Served over linguini w/ marinara sauce, pepperoncini, black olives, tomatoes & parmesan cheese $19
$18.00
Chicken Parmesan
Italian breaded chicken breast baked w/ our special marinara sauce & melted cheese served over linguini
$19.00
Shrimp Pesto Pasta
Sautéed shrimp w/ a pesto-cream sauce & parmesan cheese served over linguini $19
$16.00
Vegetarian Selection
Wild mushroom raviolis w/ a seasoned garlic olive oil & garnished w/ parmesan cheese
About
Waterfront dining in a Victorian Sea Captain's mansion or outside on our waterfront deck. Overlooking Orleans Town Cove, offering native seafood selections and American favorites.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

I know the family that runs the Orleans so I am biased. I love this place. The view from the rooms to the food at the bar...all of it have treasured memories. My ONLY complaint is the cost of the rooms...but I understand. It is...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jholly466
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thanks for the wonderful review. I am glad we saved the Inn 22 years ago so families like yours could enjoy it for years to come. We have not increased our room charges for 10 years. There is no cancellation penalty, no minimum stay and...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this evening for a family dinner and were very disappointed. We didn’t even get to try the food, or drink as we left before we got the chance! Having been ushered to a table on the deck, despite there being more wait staff...More

1  Thank TheHuffManchester
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

6 of your 10 reviews of various businesses are terrible. I greeted you upon arrival and you chose to sit on the deck rather than the tavern. You were seated immediately. You had a few minutes to view the menu. You got up after a...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I've been to The Orleans Inn several times for lunch and it never disappoints. Handicap access to the deck is great, very easy to park close, no steps or bad inclines to get over. The view is beautiful. I had a cup of New England...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank OurFloridaFamily4
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. Our waterfront deck is the best kept secret on Cape Cod as we do not advertise. Your information is so helpful. Your kind words mean so much to our family and staff. We are so happy you...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We were able to eat outside on the deck with a view of the water. The cocktail of the day was a delicious red sangria. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Today I had a great French onion soup and the really excellent berry salad. It was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Deb D
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. You have no idea how much it means to our family and staff. We do not advertise so it is only through word of mouth from guests like you that keep us so busy. We are happy...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We have spent summers on the cape for over 20 years now and come here almost every summer. Not sure what happened but we will now never come back. We sat down around 8pm and ordered our meals around 8:15. The meals took over an...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Taylor C
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank God you will never be back. We served over 1000 guests yesterday and people were amazed at how quickly they got seated in one of our 319 seats and how prompt the delicious food was served from an amazing kitchen. Our 3 managers were...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Lunch on the back porch offers special views of the water an OK food too. Fish and chips are a staple as are other fish offerings.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank ArJayGee1940
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Glad you enjoyed the Inn.

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

What an amazing view! Magical! Clam chowder was delicious and my husband loved the french onion soup. Kids fish and chips was huge. Great fish sandwich. Swordfish was good. Gabby was an excellent server!More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Drtamaragrosz
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you so much for the great review. We bought the Inn 22 years ago and it gets better every year. We are motivated by wonderful guests like your family. We are sure you will see Gabby on Broadway someday. She has been with us...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

they must have a new chef. the caesar salad was perfectly dressed, not awash in sauce like at so many places. and the swordfish was the best i've had in years, absolutely perfectly done. staff was friendly as always; food was terrific.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank dfisher758
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed the experience. Our twin daughters Erin and Megan have their Masters Degree from Johnson&Wales University. Josh met Erin in their freshman year at JWU and received his Bachelors Degree. The twins now have five children who hope to take...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Had a very enjoyable waterfront lunch. While not exceptionable the food was tasty, well prepared with a good presentation. The service was friendly and attentive. A very good "Cape Cod" experience.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank HarryR37
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We are having the best season ever. We pride ourselves on treating guests like family. The waterfront dining has been very popular. Hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 29 May 2018

My wife and I stopped at the Orleans Inn bar for a quick supper. We started with the special French onion soup which was excellent. The bar tender recommended the fried oyster special appetizer which we both ordered. They were tender and melted in our...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Norman R
Waterfront, Owner at Orleans Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you for the very kind review. We have been preparing all winter for our spring opening. Three of the managers have degrees from Johnson&Wales University. Our staff is amazing. I am so proud of all they have accomplished. Your kindness meant so much to...More

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