Welcome to The Friendly Fisherman!

My husband Michael and I bought our place back in 1989, the same year our daughter Alana was born. Originally, it was just the market selling fresh seafood.

We immediately opened the restaurant as Michael graduated with a degree in culinary arts, and making good food was his passion. Whether it was a fancy standing rib roast or a fried clam, he knew that there was a right way and a wrong way to do it. “The first thing is to start with the freshest possible ingredients, cook them to perfection, and serve a huge portion…don’t leave anyone hungry.” “People eat with their eyes first, ” he would say. Read More

  • Located 1 1/2 miles north of the Cape Cod National Seashore Visitor’s Center… Past Bracket Road… on your right.

    YANKEE MAGAZINE’S TOP TEN LOBSTER ROLLS IN NEW ENGLAND!

    Our famous lobster rolls are even recommended by Rachael Ray!

    Winner Best Lobster Rolls – Cape Cod Magazine

    As Good as it Gets – ZAGAT

    Voted #1 Seafood Market – Cape Codder

    Best Seafood Restaurant on Outer Cape – Cape Cod Life

     

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    Celebrating 27 Years!!!
  • Let us do the cooking for you! 

    Either at the Restaurant or stop by the Market for ready made Soups, Chowdahs, Bisques and Stews…Lobster and Seafood Ravioli, or a wide selection of “Heat and Serve”  dinner entrees. 

    All made on premise and with LOCAL seafood.

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    Celebrating 27 Years!!!
  • Located 1 1/2 miles north of the Cape Cod National Seashore Visitor’s Center… Past Bracket Road… on your right.

    YANKEE MAGAZINE’S TOP 10 LOBSTER ROLLS IN NEW ENGLAND!

     

    Winner Best Lobster Rolls – Cape Cod Magazine

    As Good as it Gets – ZAGAT

    Voted #1 Seafood Market – Cape Codder

    Best Seafood Restaurant on Outer Cape – Cape Cod Life

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    Celebrating 27 Years!!!
  • Located 1 1/2 miles north of the Cape Cod National Seashore Visitor’s Center… Past Bracket Road… on your right.

    Our famous lobster rolls are even recommended by Rachael Ray!

    Winner Best Lobster Rolls – Cape Cod Magazine

    As Good as it Gets – ZAGAT

    Voted #1 Seafood Market – Cape Codder

    Best Seafood Restaurant on Outer Cape – Cape Cod Life

    restaurant

    Celebrating 27 Years!!!
  • Market Hours (SUMMER)

    • Monday 10-7
    • Tuesday 10-7
    • Wednesday 10-7
    • Thursday 10-7
    • Friday 10-7
    • Saturday 10-7
    • Sunday 12-7

    View Our Menu

  • Customer Reviews

      • “I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE Friendly Fisherman. I cant wait to go back to the cape to get some more!” MA

     

  • Restaurant Hours (SPRING)

    • Monday 11:30 for lunch & dinner
    • Tuesday 11:30 for lunch & dinner
    • Wednesday 11:30 for lunch & dinner
    • Thursday 11:30 for lunch & dinner
    • Friday 11:30 for lunch & dinner
    • Saturday 11:30 for lunch & dinner
    • Sunday 11:30 for lunch & dinner

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  • Gift Certificates

    The perfect gift for any occasion! Get your loved one, friend or colleague a Friendly Fisherman gift certificate. You can even order from the comfort of your own home!!

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Eastham’s Convenient One Stop Shopping

Not just a seafood market!! Fruit and Produce

Daily Baked Breads Homemade Pies Fresh Herbs
Chowders Fresh Pasta Seafood Ravioli

Heat 'n' Serve Entrees