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Beach House Cafe Restaurant Review: Beach House Café, with a relaxed atmosphere and windows dominating its white façade, recalls a quaint seaside retreat. Only the avenue view and the absence of sand beneath your feet keep you anchored in Old Greenwich. In the Oval Bar, sky-blue and pale sea foam hues and a smattering of grassy marsh plants further the shoreline motif, while black-on-white cushions and murals add vaguely urban touches to the dining room. The menu follows suit, keeping the contemporary coastal American fare invitingly simple. Begin with the crispy calamari frisée with avocado and sambal dressing. Explore the fruits of the sea further with the New England cracker-crusted codfish served over a creamy clam chowder with broccoli and leeks, or the ale-battered fish ‘n’ chips with tartar sauce and a side of coleslaw. It is not all about sea fare, however; steak and chicken sandwiches, chicken potpies and barbecue ribs are on hand, too. Of course, as befitting a beach house, there are plenty of fruity cocktails to be had as well as a well-rounded wine list with many affordable bottles to complement the fare.