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2023 Fisher Travel Guide: Nantucket Restaurant Guide


Dining & Food

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Whether you want to grab a sandwich to-go on your way to the beach or enjoy a fine glass of wine over an expertly crafted meal, consult the list below for all of our Island’s best dining options with our Nantucket Restaurant Guide.

On the Go

Lemon Press | 508.228.3800 | Healthy grab & go options, salads, wraps, smoothies and a coffee bar. 

FRESH | 508.825.2100 | Made-to-order salads, sandwiches & breakfast sandwiches. Wine, beer & spirits also available.

The Beet | 508.680.1857 | Innovative salads, lunch specials, bowls and desserts.

The Green Market | 508.228.6215 | Downtown market and coffee shop with to-go breakfast and lunch options.

Boat House | 508.228.8226 | Made to order tacos, burritos, salad bowls, burgers and more.

Glidden’s Island Seafood | 508.228.0912 | Fresh take-out seafood market with lunch and dinner menus. 

Something Natural | 508.228.0504 | A local favorite, hearty sandwiches, homemade breads and cookies with outdoor seating. 

167 Raw | 508.228.2871 | Amazing, local, seafood truck with garden seating & a gourmet market. (Don’t miss the lobster roll!) 

Claudette’s Sandwich Shop | 508.257.6622 | Incredible breakfast & lunch sandwiches, coffee and pastries in ‘Sconset Village. 

Pizzeria Gemelle | 508.901.5958 | Part of the Ventuno family, serving brick oven Neapolitan pizza, salads and gelato.

*Surfside | @surfsidenantucket | A go-to gathering place for families and friends to relax over tacos, burritos, bowls, and margaritas

*Straight Wharf Fish Market | Casual “clam shack” style restaurant on the harbor with an upscale fish market attached.

Casual Dining

Island Kitchen | 508.228.2639 | A mid-island favorite, serving classic breakfast, lunch and dinner.  

Pi Pizzeria | 508.228.1130 | Neapolitan-style pizzas and delicious Italian dishes. 

Brotherhood of Thieves | 774.325.5812 | A Cisco kitchen & bar with a beach menu, patio seating, and nightly live music.

Sayle’s Seafood | 508.228.4599 | Excellent, fresh seafood with an unbeatable lobster dinner. 

Millie’s | 508.228.8435 | Baja-style eats, craft cocktails and front row sunset seats in Madaket. 

Gaslight | 508.228.6464 | From the Nautilus family, Japanese-Asian fusion restaurant with craft cocktails & live music.

B-ACK Yard BBQ | 508.228.0227 | Sports bar with homemade BBQ plates, sides and craft beers.

The Tavern & Gazebo Bar | 508.228.1266 | Casual restaurant on the wharf open for lunch, dinner and cocktails. 

Slip 14 | 508.228.2033 | Indoor-outdoor dining offering New American dishes with water views.                          

Or, The Whale | 508.825.5897 | American bistro serving lunch, dinner and weekend brunch on Main Street. 

Bar Yoshi | 508.228.1801 | Innovative Japanese dishes, sushi and raw bar on Old South Wharf. 

Nantucket Tap Room | 508.228.2117 | Steak and seafood in the historical Jared Coffin House with a covered patio.

Faregrounds | 508.228.4095 | Local sports pub with American comfort food and patio seating.

The Charlie Noble | 508.825.5260 | Family-friendly pub with New England seafood and weekend brunch.

Fusaro’s | 508.228.4100 | Family-owned and operated, homemade Italian dishes and pizza. 

Sandbar at Jetties Beach | 508.228.2279 | Beachfront restaurant with outdoor seating. 

Miacomet Golf Course | 508.325.0335 | Lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch with outdoor seating overlooking the green.   

Lobster Trap | 508.228.4200 | Casual restaurant with classic New England seafood dishes.      

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Local Farms

Moors End Farm 

40 Polpis Rd | @moorsendfarm 

Family-owned farm that includes a nursery/greenhouse that sells annuals, perennials and a produce farm with fresh vegetables and eggs. 

Pumpkin Pond Farm

25 Millbrook Rd | @pumpkinpondfarm

Nursery and organic farm with specialty plants, trees and locally grown ingredients. Pottery, gift shop and vegetables are also available on-site. 

Bartlett’s Farm 

33 Bartlett Farm Rd | @bartlettsfarm

Nantucket’s oldest family-owned farm. Known for their corn and tomatoes, they have over 100 acres of fields for growing produce and flowers. They have a garden center on-site and also set up a farm truck on Main Street in the summer. 

My Grandfather’s Farm

101 Hummock Pond Rd | @mygrandfathersfarmack

Family-owned farm along Hummock Pond Road with fresh eggs, honey, vegetables and more.  

Fog Town Farm

168 Hummock Pond Rd | @fogtownfarm

Small farm that specializes in salad crops and a wide variety of vegetables. Produce can be found at the farm stand, downtown farmers market and independent grocers. In addition to growing food in Cisco, they are currently developing a second farm property at 19 Wauwinet Road that will likely have a farm stand and offer vegetables, herbs, and flowers for sale. 

Sustainable Nantucket

14 Federal St | @sustainablenantucket

Local non-profit working for a healthy island with local ingredients and education. Every Saturday in the summer, they host a Farmer’s Market on Federal Street and have a farm stand at 168 Hummock Pond Road. 

Fine Dining

CRU | 508.228.9278 | Stylish hot spot on the water with two bars, an oyster bar and lobster rolls.

Lola 41 | 508.325.4001 | Chic bistro with elevated dishes, sushi bar and gourmet burgers. 

The Nautilus | 508.228.0301 | Unique shared plates, global dishes and craft cocktails.

Ventuno | 508.228.4242 | Elegant Italian eatery with homemade pasta, two bars and outdoor seating.

Dune | 508.228.5550 | Upscale restaurant with New American fare and craft cocktails with patio seating.

The Club Car | 508.228.1101 | Elevated New England Cuisine attached to a retrofitted railway car with a lively bar. 

The Sea Grille | 508.325.5700 | Mid-island destination for eclectic seafood and elevated dishes.

Queequeg’s | 508.325.0992 | Cozy spot with delicious plates, dining room and patio seating. 

Oran Mor Bistro | 508.228.8655 | Charming seasonal cuisine with handcrafted cocktails, in a historic building.

The Proprietors | 508.228.7477 | Locally sourced, globally influenced dishes and fantastic cocktails.

American Seasons | 508.228.7111 | Seasonal, locally sourced dishes in a cozy, rustic setting. 

Straight Wharf | 508.228.4499 | An island favorite with beautiful dishes, bar and dining room menus and patio seating.

The Chanticleer | 508.257.4499 | Multiple dining rooms and garden views serving seasonal dishes. A favorite in ‘Sconset!

Galley Beach | 508.228.9641 | Elegant beachside restaurant with New American dishes, a beach bar and lounge area.

Via Mare | 508.228.6100 | Venetian-style dishes from the Ventuno family. Located in the Greydon House. 

Sister Ship | 508.203.6889 | A “relaxed cocktail club” with seafood-forward Mediterranean dishes and local ingredients.

Le Languedoc Bistro | 508.228.2552 | French-inspired dishes in a 1780’s tavern with indoor and outdoor seating.

Topper’s | 508.228.8768 | Elegant, waterfront restaurant at the Wauwinet Inn. Upscale East Coast dishes and large wine list.

*Boarding House | 508.228.9622 | A relaxed atmosphere with patio seating and a lively late-night setting. Walk-ins only.

*The Pearl | 508.228.9701 | A 30-year legacy of coastal Japanese flavors and French techniques. Private dining rooms available. 

Fisher Tip: We highly HIGHLY suggest making reservations in advance! Some restaurants accept same-day reservations but please check their website for the most up-to-date information. 

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