Cafe Riverview Is the Best Spot for Lunch on Your Way to Brewster, MA

Sandwich, MA, is the first town you’ll see as you make your way onto the Cape. Stop here for lunch instead of just passing through on the way to your Cape Cod destination. Cafe Riverview is a popular spot for coffee and lunch. It’s not just the delicious menu that keeps locals and visitors coming back, though. This cafe is an extension of Riverview School’s GROW Post-High School Transitional Program. Students who are interested in food service work in the cafe as part of the vocational program that aims to teach about everyday operations. Stopping here for lunch on your way to Brewster, MA, is just the beginning of your Cape Cod getaway. Request a copy of our complimentary Vacation Guide for more ideas on what to do upon arrival.

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Why You Need to Visit Cafe Riverview

Proximity to Our Inn

As you cross the Sagamore Bridge en route to Brewster,  you’ll start dreaming of all you can do on your getaway. Maybe you have plans to ride the Cape Cod Rail Trail in Brewster or go hiking. No matter what you plan to do, recharge and fill up at Cafe Riverview. Our inn is centrally located in the middle of Cape Cod. The cafe is only a 35-minute drive from us. So, stopping here won’t slow down your itinerary.

Delicious Food

Cafe Riverview’s menu features refreshing road trip dining options. Unlike other highway diners, this cafe offers quality ingredients and unique flavors that create delicious menu options. Need a caffeine boost? Try one of the lattes brimming with full-bodied espresso. Or, satisfy your hunger with special options like the spicy BLT with jalapeño-infused bacon or the Cape Cod cranberry chicken salad that’s served on toasted cranberry bread.

Fill up on these options early! Once dinner rolls around, you can indulge at one of the best seafood restaurants in Brewster, MA.

Excellent Service

Quality extends beyond the ingredients at Cafe Riverview. This cafe employs Riverview School students and functions as a hands-on classroom. The students who work here are passionate about their positions in the hospitality industry and have molded this cafe into a popular local eatery.

Continue on to Candleberry Inn

Stop at Cafe Riverview, fuel up on a delicious lunch, and then head on to Brewster to stay with us during your Cape Cod getaway. Upon arriving at our inn, you’ll see the Main House. This building, which now houses six of our guest rooms, used to be a sea captain’s home. This rich history, paired with our innkeeper’s knowledge of classical architecture and design, makes for an authentic Cape Cod experience that’s not lacking in top-of-the-line amenities.

Consider our recently updated Seacroft Suite when planning your vacation. This accommodation is located in the Main House and has been updated from a queen to a king suite, but receive the queen rate when you book nowThe Seacroft Suite at Candleberry Inn.