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Fanizzi's by the Sea

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539 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2412
+1 508-487-1964
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a reason that Fanizzi's is a local favorite for dining in Provincetown. We visited st lunchtime and had a delicious meal overlooking the ocean. It was a frigid day and the long walk made us extra hungry. We really appreciated the comfort food options on the menu for soups, sandwiches and even grandmas meatloaf. The food and service... More 

Thank Georob234
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Could you want more in a night out with friends and loved ones than breathtaking views and ambiance, first rate service, and delightfully delicious food? Probably not. One of the few places with parking in Provincetown. A 5-star dining experience.

Thank Tracy P
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much in the way of parking, but I suppose most walk to the place. The walk was well worth it for the dinner. It is right on the water. Our waitress was super and the food was outstanding.

Thank Cary S
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Right on the water in Provincetown Full bar and great menu brunch on sunday right in Provincetown this is where locals and tourists dine Tip: take time to walk the beach open year round

Thank fstop10
Schererville, Indiana
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279 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We actually stopped here the first time for a quick beer, but the restaurant had such great vibes, we decided to come back for dinner. The restaurant is small, so make reservations -- it's a very popular spot located far from the downtown area. A small parking lot is nearby. It is located on the water, so if you visit... More 

Thank Janice R
Ship Channel Key-Bahamas
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125 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at Fanizzi's by the Sea in Provincetown. Very good food and service with a great location and view. Right on the water overlooking the ocean. The chicken roll up and the cod were great. Did not expect to find a place that good open in January.

Thank DaveJ8563
Providence, Rhode Island
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Don't make the mistake we did and eat a big lunch before coming here for dinner -- the food is great and the portions quite generous. The boneless southern fried chicken is a treat for those who enjoy comfort food, and it was just perfectly prepared -- tender and juicy. And the grilled New York strip with Gorgonzola-rosemary compound better... More 

Thank ClassicMovieGeek
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Always come here when I'm in town,,, ! Brunch is always TOOOO filling, Lunch is prefect, I've had it all and loved every dish. Being right on the water doesn't hurt,,,, listening to the waves, watching boats, sea gulls-- this is Cape Cod at it's best.... But Fanizzi's is special,,, the restaurant employees are all so nice and professional (even... More 

Thank Evelyn C
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Very good all around. A little odd that there was a substitution charge for an item. Don't usually see that at upscale places. Right on the water. Been to P-Town hundreds of times and never knew it was there. Recommended by the B&B where I stayed(Bayberry B&B)

Thank e_townStoughton_MA
Boston, MA
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The view by the window is great, but the food was terrible! The server was very nice. The brunch buffet was not good at all. The mussels tasted very fishy. The curved beef hash was over salted and probably from a can. The bacon was crisp. The fruit and croissant were tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 26
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-1964
Open year-round and daily! Fanizzi's offers a casual waterfront dining for absolutely any occasion at absolutely any time. Owner Paul Fanizzi has mastered the art of the eclectic menu, offering everything from Cape seafood classics to fresh salads to elegant, international entrees to burgers and great comfort foods. Make it a moonlit date or stop in for lunch - we'll see you at Fanizzi's!Sunday Brunch 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Regular lunch menu also served from 11:30 to 3:45 Dinner 4:00 pm until close. Early Birds Special 4:30 pm until 6:00 pm.Function room available Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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