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17 Old South Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-6065
+1 508-228-4100
16:30 - 21:00
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Hingham, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went with some friends who were visiting me and was very disappointed in the food. The sauce in the lasagna was too sweet. Rather tasteless. Others had pizza and sauce based dishes and no one finished - just saying it was fine. I will give it another chance as it is a nice little place with friendly staff.

Thank Sebastian22013
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a fair Italian restaurant for the island of Nantucket. Certain dishes I really like. The fried calamari is one of my favorite preparations. Their chicken Parmesan and certain pasta dishes are good. However, the pizza is average. (Good for the options on Nantucket, but if you're used to eating pizza in New Haven or New York, it's... More 

Thank Greatsource
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This is a busy, popular restaurant which doesn't take reservations. The menu is relatively standard for an Italian restaurant, but all the food is expertly prepared and served. We use Fusaro's as our local Italian restaurant.

Thank thewardly
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

A small Nantucket family treasure - on an island crowded with 5 star uber expensive restaurants - Fusaro's is a delightful find - all the recipes Are from Tom's family - the ingredients are fresh and the food is fragrant and mouth watering . Get the picture - go !!!

Thank Morgantony
Nashua, New Hampshire
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Husband had the parppedelle, I had the seafood stew. A good bottle of wine, delicious food & really nice service; the staff was warm & friendly. A comfortable room & enjoyable dinner.

Thank skimama160
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is my favorite restaurant on Nantucket. The food is excellent, the prices are reasonable and the people that work there are very friendly and helpful. If you like Italian food this is the place to go.

Thank Laraine C
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Very decent Italian food for a change from fish on the island and if you are staying at the lovely Nantucket Inn and Conference Center you can walk there a nice walk on the bike path.

Thank Murph Y
Fairfield County, CT
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259 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We ordered take out pizza and were happy with the result. When the other pizza places have long wait times this may be your best bet. We were able to pick up our order 45 mins after we called on a busy Friday night.

Thank nodrama1
Essex Fells, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

While at fusaro's I ordered the pollo al Limone chicken. I had to sent it back. The chicken was difficult to chew. Truthfully, I have never ate a chicken cutlet so rubbery. It had to be overcooked. The waitress asked if I wanted something else and I told her "no, I had lost my appetite." I wasn't charged for the... More 

1 Thank spaoness
Devon, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent value for the money, especially for Nantucket. There are few affordable family restaurants on Nantucket and this is definitely one of them. We had a terrific meal and great service. Walked in early, about 5:45 and were greeted by the friendly hostess who sat us immediately. We were prepared to wait, but fortunately didn't need to. Had dinner with... More 

1 Thank Toddphd

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Old South Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-6065
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-4100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?