There are seven villages within the boundaries of the town of Barnstable. Each are unique, historically significant, and culturally diverse. Centerville is located on the south side, mainly a residential area which includes some of the Best Beaches in Cape Cod, and the Christian Camp Meeting Association. Osterville is situated on the southern edge, primarily residential and includes harbors, inlets for boating and fishing, and a charming village center with charming shops. Hyannis is the commercial/central business district which includes several shopping malls and numerous town offices. Hyannis is also a fishing village and its harbors offer steamship access to Nantucket and Martha’s Island.
Marston Mills is located off Route 28. It is residential, very wooded with many ponds, and close to popular Craigville Beach. Cotuit is the village located on the southern edge of Cape and specifically used for residential purposes. It is home to numerous small public beaches. West Barnstable is situated on the northern side, residential and thinly populated. Barnstable is on the northern edge and houses County Complex, with numerous working harbors, small beaches, and nature trails.
Barnstable Information – Best Public Beaches in Barnstable
Southeastern Massachusetts is located in the position which can be best described as the biceps of the Cape Cod arm. Surrounded by Cape Cod Bay on the northern edge, Nantucket south, Mashpee and Sandwich west, and Yarmouth east. Located 53 miles east of Fall River, 69 miles from southeast Boston, and 250 miles from New York City. Town Hall is located at 367 Main Street, Hyannis, and the telephone number is 508-862-4600.
|NIRVANA COFFEE COMPANY||3206 MAIN STREET||508-744-6983||BARNSTABLE||Trip Advisor rating 4.5. Certificate of excellence.|
|A BRASILEIRA CAFÉ||225 IYANNOUGH ROAD||HYANNIS,|
|Aegean Pizza||378 Barnstable Rd.||508-771-7722||Hyannis||Dine in, take out, and delivery available|
|Alberto's Ristorante||360 Main St||508-778-1770||Hyannis||Trip Advisor Rating 4 Cert. of Excellence. Delicious Italian meals, fresh food. Central location.|
|AMIE BAKERY||3 WIANNO AVENUE||508-428-1005||OSTERVILLE,||Trip Advisor Rating 4.5 $$ They even have seahorse cookies. First stop for many visitors. Iced coffee cold brewed also.|
|ANNIE'S FROZEN YOGURT||793 IYANNOUGH RD - CCM||HYANNIS,|
|Osterville Fish Too||275 Millway||508-362-2295||Barnstable Village||Trip Advisor Rating 4. Picnic style tables. Delicious lobster and also fried fish. Great lunch choice.|
|B&B PIZZA||10 SEABOARD LANE||HYANNIS,|
|B2 - BURRITO BISTRO, INC.||790 IYANNOUGH ROAD -Capetown Plaz||HYANNIS,|
|BANGKOK CUISINE HYANNIS, INC.||20 INDEPENDENCE DR||508-771-1338||HYANNIS,||Trip Advisor rating 4.5. Our favorite of the 3 on the Cape. Their chicken special is excellent. Dependably excellent food.|