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Things to do in Gosnold

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Aquarium
“Woods hole is world reknown for its Oceanic studies and institute. This is a great half day trip and the town of Woods Hole is one of my personal favorites.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Port
“Precious aquarium and lovely harbor. Fun bike path that is also used for roller blading into West Falmouth along the beach. Also a few worthy restaurants with views~ A fun place to go day, or night.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Wonderful food. This restaurant is in West Tisbury ...so a little harder to get to unless you have a car. Consistent quality of food. Island sourced beef for burgers. Thursdays are burger night. They have a bit of everything and it's always delicious. reservations recommended.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
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“Located in Woods Hole, waterfront dining with outdoor seating available, good seafood menu, occasionally live entertainment at night.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Fish Market
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“Fresh seafood cooked to order. This place is owned and run by the two sisters of The owner of The Net Result in Vineyard Haven. Equally as full of quality. Take out only but sit on the wharf at makeshift tables and watch the fishing boats and fancy yachts come and go. Economical and delicious. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Near the Woods Hole Ferry. Great place to grab coffee and a bakery item in the morning or sandwiches later. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“One of the most amazing sunsets on the island. Pack a picnic basket and a beach blanket. Get there early relax and and enjoy. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“BEAUTIFUL place to hike and view the scenic beach area. Short, easy hike to a viewing area that can be very windy depending on the day. Great place to stop if you're in the area, parking can be a bit tricky if it's busy. I've only been in the off season so not sure what it's like in the summer. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Excellent seafood, with a great view of Eel Pond. Look out for the Falmouth Road Race starting line in front of the restaurant.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Museum
“A beautiful view point looking out to Martha's Vineyard and the surrounding islands.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Food
“Everything you need for summer, toys, food, produce, decorations, games, kitchen items, and a LOT more”
  • 17 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Lots of local items, terrific fried seafood. Large outdoor patio, homemade pies, view of Buzzards Bay. Open spring - New Year's. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great fish tacos and interesting seafood! Very casual. Outdoor seating. Can be crowded. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“Wonderful food - and you can watch the Steamship Authority ferries come and go while you eat.”
  • 12 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Wonderful food. This restaurant is in West Tisbury ...so a little harder to get to unless you have a car. Consistent quality of food. Island sourced beef for burgers. Thursdays are burger night. They have a bit of everything and it's always delicious. reservations recommended.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“Located in Woods Hole, waterfront dining with outdoor seating available, good seafood menu, occasionally live entertainment at night.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Fish Market
“Fresh seafood cooked to order. This place is owned and run by the two sisters of The owner of The Net Result in Vineyard Haven. Equally as full of quality. Take out only but sit on the wharf at makeshift tables and watch the fishing boats and fancy yachts come and go. Economical and delicious. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bakery
“Near the Woods Hole Ferry. Great place to grab coffee and a bakery item in the morning or sandwiches later. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
“Excellent seafood, with a great view of Eel Pond. Look out for the Falmouth Road Race starting line in front of the restaurant.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Lots of local items, terrific fried seafood. Large outdoor patio, homemade pies, view of Buzzards Bay. Open spring - New Year's. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great fish tacos and interesting seafood! Very casual. Outdoor seating. Can be crowded. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Wonderful food - and you can watch the Steamship Authority ferries come and go while you eat.”
  • 12 locals recommend

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