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Fanizzi's by the Sea

539 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2412
+1 508-487-1964
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (75 reviews)
“cajun seafood” (16 reviews)
“wild rice” (20 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
539 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2412
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate here our last night of vacation and it was perfect. Our food was delicious and the staff was very friendly.

Thank srlw5493
Reviewed 3 days ago

We don't spend a week in Provincetown without a few trips to Fanizzi's. Usually at least brunch and lunch or dinner!! The brunch is our favorite (and our kids too). The bloody mary's are outstanding, the breakfast burritos - a family fave, eggs benedict (yum!),...More

Thank Christina K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant. The food was delicious, service spot on, and gorgeous views. The have an extensive menu with a wonderful selection. I look forward to returning.

Thank keepthedream
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch, good service and good tasting food, friendly server and hostess. We went during the week, can't imagine how busy it will be during the weekend or summer

Thank gmmacnair
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had read reviews and thought we were in for a great treat. However,we were disappointed with the standard of food and service. The hostess was fine,the waitress a little off but actually the food was rather average considering the reviews. We felt rushed - no...More

Thank MandLKent
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a deal! We had a small lunch and then went there for an early bird special. It was raining anyway! We sat right by the water while the waves splashed on our window. Great food! Lovely atmosphere!

Thank helenohio
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

P Town standby, great for tourists, standard seafood options, with more creative specials. Fair beer selection. A great place to take first timers.

Thank NA N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure where the 5 star reviews come from. The service in this place is some of the worst I have ever experienced. It begins and ends with the host/hostesses that service this restaurant. Some of the rudest most inconsiderate so called service I have...More

Thank rsoucy20
PabloF2001, Owner at Fanizzi's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Rsoucy, Thank you for your review but it's untrue. You called for a reservation for Father's Day brunch at 9:16 AM and we were fully booked and you got really angry and rude to the manager and swore at him and hung up the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here several times in the past and each time has been great. The views from the restaurant are spectacular and the large portions mean you need to bring your appetite. Food has always been great and the service is fast and friendly even...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our B & B (Daniel from Benchmark Inn) suggested this restaurant and was he ever right! The meals were perfectly prepared. One of their specialties is their homemade meatloaf with an accompanying distinctive sauce (not a gravy, at all). Another which we tried was their...More

Thank Dotty and Dick D
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Are you taking reservations for Christmas Eve 2016?
22 December 2016|
Response from CC305 | Reviewed this property |
I would assume so. They usually take reservations. But your best bet is to call Fanizzi's directly.
Are you open 12/23/16 or 12/24/16?
29 November 2016|
Response from PabloF2001 | Property representative |
Thank you for message. We are open everyday and year round. lunch 11:30-3:45 and dinner 4:00-9:00. We are closed Christmas Day. We hope to see you soon. Happy holidays!
Mary C
Will you be open for Thanksgiving?
15 November 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from PabloF2001 | Property representative |
We are not open thanksgiving day and Christmas Day. Have a great holiday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, 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, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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.Gluten Free Options Available. Function room available Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.
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