By Lauren Piette

Stationed at Joint Base Cape Cod and looking to grab some tasty grub with family, friends, or military buds? Joint Base Cape Cod is located on the upper western portion of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, so the base is near several towns including: Mashpee, Bourne, and Sandwich. That means you have plenty of best restaurants Cape Cod has to offer.

Today, we have the best list of delectable local eats in all those towns. Located just a little ways away from base, these local restaurants are sure to be a hit with everyone's culinary tastes. Whether your looking for Thai, classic American breakfast foods, pizza, Italian, or vegan options, these small towns have it all. Read on for our list of the best local eats.

Joint Base Cape Cod Restaurants

A restaurant's popularity with the locals is a sure way to know that you will get high-quality, delicious food. It also ensures that your dining experience will be a night of enjoyment, relaxation, and most importantly, good food. Below is a list of the most budget-friendly restaurants in Cape Cod near base.

Suggested read: Joint Base Cape Cod: In-Depth Welcome Center

The Best Local Eats in Mashpee, MA

Venture off base to Mashpee for some local eats that are sure to please your taste buds.

1. Wicked Restaurant and Wine Bar

35 South St South Cape Village, Mashpee, MA 02649-6501


+1 (508) 447-7422

Rated in the top five best restaurants in Mashpee, Wicked serves up an array of American favorites and pizza. With vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free options available, this restaurant is sure to please everyone in your party.

2. The Lanes Bowl and Bistro

9 Greene St, Mashpee, MA 02649-2449


+1 (774) 228-2291

This restaurant is serving up American-style bar food for lunch and dinner. Looking for a fun activity to do with the whole family near base? Look no further because this bar also doubles as a bowling alley.

3. Great Wall Restaurant

401 Nathan Ellis Hwy, Mashpee, MA 02649


+1 (508) 447-9001

In the mood for Chinese? The Great Wall Restaurant is serving up all your favorite authentic Chinese favorites. From egg rolls, to orange chicken, to beef with broccoli, this restaurant has it all.

4. 53 Chop House

53 Market St, Mashpee, MA 02649


+1 (774) 228-2405

53 Chop House is Mashpee's newest culinary spot and steakhouse. Their menu offers an array of steakhouse classics. You are sure to find your favorite cut of steak here as they offer filets, wagyu, and NY strips to name a few.

Culinary Favorites in Bourne, MA

If you happen to find yourself venturing off base over to Bourne, you'll have to try these three local culinary favorites of ours.

1. The Lobster Trap Fish Market and Restaurant

290 Shore Rd, Bourne, MA 02532-4104


+1 (508) 759-760

This local eat holds the coveted number one spot of the favorite restaurant in Bourne. If you are looking for fresh seafood near Joint Base Cape Cod, be sure to check out their fish and chips, steamed clams, lobster rolls, and salmon burger.

2. East Wind Lobster and Grille

2 Main Street, Bourne, MA 02532-4104


+1 (508) 759-1857

Have you started to notice a theme? Seafood, especially lobster, is a big hit with the locals. East Wind Lobster and Grille is serving up some delicious lobster rolls sure to satisfy your craving.

3. The Bog Tavern

Brookside Club, 11 Bridgadoone Rd, Bourne, MA 02532


+1 (508) 392-9620

This laid-back tavern offers American comfort food and fresh seafood dishes to warm up your insides. Be sure to sit outside on the patio and enjoy some live music from the rotating arsenal of musicians.

Restaurants You Can't Miss In Sandwich, MA

1. Tree House Brewing Company

98 Town Neck Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563


+1 (413) 523-2367

Calling all beer lovers! Tree House Brewing Company offers a variety of fresh beers, cold brew coffees, spirits, and seltzers. Oh, and they have some pretty delicious sandwiches and bar snacks too if your hungry.

2. Off The Grid

91 Route 6A, Sandwich, MA 02563


+1 (508) 241-8684

Say goodbye to the traditional dining experience, and hello to a truly unforgettable one. Off The Grid is a food truck that offers fresh, quality BBQ and gourmet burgers. Be sure to try their poutine burger and chopped brisket sando.

3. Seafood Sam's

6 Coast Guard Rd, Sandwich, MA 02563


+1 (508) 888-4629

This quick-service restaurant has fresh, deep-fried seafood, local fish catches, and economical prices. For individuals looking for quality seafood on a budget, be sure to check out Seafood Sam's.

4. Moto Pizza

8 Merchant's Rd, Ste 7, Sandwich, MA 02563


+1 (508) 833-7322

This is your family-owned, authentic pizza shop. Chewy crust, quality toppings, and fresh salads all grace the menu. This is a must try for all pizza lovers!


Looking for more of the best restaurants in Cape Cod around JBCC? When you're there, be sure to ask the locals, because they are sure to know where the best dinning experiences are. We hope you enjoy this list of the best eats near base! Got a hot dining tip? We want to know! Share it on MyBaseGuide's Facebook or tag @mybaseguide on Instagram or @mybaseguide on Twitter.

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