The Black Cat

Seafood, Bar, Ice Cream
$ $ $
165 Ocean St
Barnstable Town, MA 02601
(508) 778-1233
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 9:00pm



  • I love the traditional nautical decor and they serve yummy classic New England seafood!
  • Lobster Rolls are amazing! Can't go wrong with them. 8 oz of lobster!
  • Get the hyport burger but ask for yours without dirt.
  • Their chowder is hearty. Their burgers are sandy.
  • Classical New England food with cozy nautical surroundings.
  • Cool spots to enjoy a drink while enjoying a nice breeze off the water. Loved their fries. Popcorn shrimp was decent and chowda was good.
  • Try the Harbor Shack for a more casual atmosphere. The lobster roll and clan chowder are awesome as promised, award winning in fact. Park in the lot across the street.
  • Really good boiled lobster, friendly staff!
  • Beat & Goat Cheese salad is fantastic!
  • Had a blast with Captain Marcus!
  • Try the Cajun Swordfish with Cranberry Salsa, it's absolutely amazing!
  • Don't miss the clam chowder. Best I've had in NE. Steamers were deliciously sweet and cooked perfectly. Outdoor porch with beautiful backdrop. Ahhhh....
  • quick and cheap
  • There is a $5 charge to park, FYI.
  • Really tasty food with something for everyone. The seafood is the best. Very busy though.
  • They are great about preparing special requests.
  • Definitely some amazing clam chowder. Just go for the chowda
  • Always a good meal!
  • The clam chowder really is as good as everyone says it is
  • The Fish & Chips were great! The thin cut fries are also a nice touch

Nearby places

360 S Main St (Main St)