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Rose & Crown | Nantucket, MA

Fresh, Fun, and Family Friendly

by Carl Oscar Olson When dining out, keeping a crowd happy is no easy task. Some want to sit outside, others prefer indoors. Some are craving a steak and potatoes, others want to dive in to some seafood. And let’s not even start with the kids. For fresh, fun, family …

Fifty-Six Union | Nantucket, MA

Fifty-Six Reasons Why

by Carl Oscar Olson Everyone loves a package deal, but sometimes the best of everything is a challenge to find. Fine dining often entails stuffy settings and uncomfortable clothes, but not at Fifty-Six Union. Owners Wendy and Peter Jannelle have found the formula—classy yet comfortable, simple, stylish, and so much …

Dune | Nantucket, MA

Consistently the Best

In order for something to be the best, it has to be consistent. Achieving greatness again and again, no matter the challenges of the season, is one of life’s most difficult feats. It is all too easy to receive some recognition then take your hands off the wheel, to sit …

A Fixture on the Fine Dining Scene

by Carl Oscar Olson Classics never go out of style. Vintage automobiles, memorable movies, and good tunes from back in the day remain steadfast in our minds for a reason. Our adoration of them will go on, much like our love for long standing establishments like The Ship’s Inn: bringing …

Brant Point Grill at the White Elephant | Nantucket, MA

The Best in Every Category

by Carl Oscar Olson As diners, we often seek out the best a restaurant has to offer. There are many categories to consider, and sometimes sacrifices must be made for not all can make the grade in every category. On Nantucket, for the best steaks and seafood, the best views, …

Sophie T’s | Nantucket, MA

Mangia, Mangia!

by Suzanne Daub We must admit that we usually end up ordering take-out from Sophie T’s instead of dining in—they’re efficient when you call to order, you rarely have a long wait, and there’s plenty of parking. So it was a rare treat last week to relax at a table …

Proprietors Bar & Table | Nantucket, MA

Deliciously Different

by C. Oscar Olson There are a lot of choices for in-town dining on Nantucket. Hungry patrons can find options for every occasion and budget, every taste and mood. When we’re not quite sure what we want, we head to a place where the menu is fresh and eclectic, the …