DINING

Welcome to The Dunes, Martha’s Vineyard’s Only Restaurant at South Beach!

Enjoy casual, relaxed dining, refreshing sea breezes, and a fabulous ocean view. Visit us via our spectacular water taxi cruise from Edgartown. 

For more information, call us at 508-627-3663, e-mail us at dunesfb@winnetu.com, or click the links below to learn more about your options.

 

Opening May 19th, 2023, accepting reservations through OpenTable on May 1st

Breakfast: Daily

Poolside Lunch: Daily, 11:30 am – 3 pm

Dinner: Daily, 5-9 pm

 

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POOLSIDE LUNCH

Join us at the pool from 11:30 am – 3:00 pm for lunch at our poolside grill. Enjoy cocktails, frozen drinks, and a menu to complement this al fresco experience. Open to the public and guests alike!

Winnetu guests enjoy poolside service right to their lounge chair or cabana until 5:00 pm.

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*2023 menu coming soon

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Clambake

Enjoy a New England Tradition

Follow the sound of music down to the front lawn at the Winnetu and enjoy a one-of-a-kind Vineyard tradition that you and your family won’t soon forget. Offered on select dates each summer. 

 

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Food + Wine Weekend

As we wine-down the season, we will miss the annual Martha’s Vineyard Food & Wine Festival, but we will be continuing the tradition with an intimate taste of Martha’s Vineyard at The Dunes, a thoughtfully curated culinary weekend of tastings and wine parings, lead by our Executive Chef Michael Hervieux, highlighting the Fall bounty of local farms, harvesters, and fisheries.

 

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Water Taxi

Cruise to Dinner on Our Scenic Water Taxi

June 18- September 18, 2023 – Cruise to dinner through beautiful Katama Bay on our spectacular Water Taxi to The Dunes. Leave from downtown Edgartown and enjoy a complimentary shuttle ride back into town after dinner with views over South Beach. 

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Executive Chef

Chef Richard Doucette

Chef Richard Doucette utilizes his passion, creativity and training to create dining experiences that exceed the expectation of each and every guest. He consistently pushes the boundaries of imagination to compose sophisticated yet approachable flavors with a modern twist.

His seasonal menu concepts consist of elegant dishes that showcase his relationships with local farms, harvesters and fisheries.

We invite you to enjoy Chef Richard’s contemporary coastal cuisine served in our oceanside dining room at The Dunes, Martha’s Vineyard.

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Kids’ Corner

Supervised Fun, While you Enjoy Dinner

The Dunes offers a fun activity area for children, so parents and their kids can have an enjoyable evening. Dine together as a family and then the kids can take advantage of our kids’ corner. 

Unsupervised Kids’ Corner is offered throughout the season on most evenings and is supervised nightly all summer long. 

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Our steadfast Director of Rooms, Lizzie keeps the hotel running in more ways than one. Managing our front desk team, dispatching housekeeping, keeping our shuttles running on time, and much much (much!) more.
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Leave only your footprints behind
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