We were thrilled when we discovered Chapins - excellent food and a great vibe. This time we got there early (the later you go, the longer the wait...sometimes up to 90 min!) and only waited 20 min. There was a great band in the bar keeping things lively. Everything is good, but the chowder and codfish tacos are worth mentioning. The chowder is a bit thick for those locals who prefer it thinner, but the fish tacos are the best ever, and impossible to duplicate anywhere - i've tried! We saw lots of families who came straight off the beach (sunburned starving children and very thirsty parents), so it's casual enough but it's far from a beach dive. We also just learned it was the site of previous Cape legend Joe Mac's. Plus our waiter grew up there and was very friendly!
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