Nobody knows home-style Italian food like Gerardi’s Cafe, a family restaurant that has built a reputation for having the best Sicilian-style cuisine and Italian cocktails in South Yarmouth, Cape Cod for over 17 years. People from all over are drawn by this restaurant's unrivaled Italian dishes created by Chef Diego Gerardi himself. Meanwhile, people who enjoy these works of art are treated to a relaxing and romantic atmosphere, classic music, and great wine. The restaurant is also known for creating custom dishes for their customers and directing them to the perfect wine to help create the perfect dining experience.

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Reservations are highly recommended. Gerardi’s Cafe is so popular that those who go there without a reservation have attested to waiting for more than an hour due to the long queues. Calling for a reservation does not only guarantee a table upon arrival, but also helps make the dining experience smoother. Even the restaurant itself recommends that patrons call for reservations.

Reservations for Gerardi’s Cafe can be made through 508-394-3111.


Gerardi’s Cafe’s menu offers a variety of unique Italian dishes by Chef Diego Gerardi himself.

- Antipasti: Soup of the day, antipasto plate, crispy calamari, chicken prosciutto, potato encrusted Jonah crab cakes, charred peppers and burrata, meatball parmigiano

- Insalata: Roasted butternut and charred Brussels Sprout, caprese, warm mushroom and roasted beet, classic Caesar (with an option for additional grilled chicken or shrimp)

- Pasti: Seafood diavolo bucatini, linguine con vongole, tagliatelle shrimp scampi, fettucini crab & spinach alfredo, ravioli spinach, ricotta and roasted garlic, fettuccine puttanesca, bucatini alfredo and meatballs, homemade lasagna, homemade gnocchi Italian sausage and meatball, fettuccine pollo carbonara

- Secondi: grilled swordfish piccata, piccata, zucchini parmigiano, parmigiano, marsala, haddock Milanese, grilled fillet mignon scaloppini

Customers can request for the restaurant’s gluten-free menu as well as opt for vegetarian or vegan options. Some of the substituted ingredients may entail extra charges.

Gerardi’s also offers takeout.

The cafe’s dishes are also beautifully showcased on its Instagram page.

Private/Special Events

Thanks to its reservation-centric service, Gerardi’s cafe is ideal for small groups of people wishing to celebrate any special occasion, even on a budget. The servings are also known to be large considering the prices, making it an ideal venue for diners who wish to share meals.

There’s also an early bird prix fixe menu, which offers a three-course set menu at $25 per person, which is ideal for small groups. To be able to avail of this special offer, all parties must be seated by 5:30pm.

For more information on reservations, menu, and special services and offers, contact Gerardi’s Cafe via 508-394-3111.


Gerardi’s Cafe, 902 Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664, Phone: 508-394-3111

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