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Lobster Pot

321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
+1 508-487-0842
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to the Lobster Pot 5 or 6 times, and no matter what I ordered, the food was always good. The staff were always helpful and the service was fantastic. The only issue is it is always packed in the summer season, and...More

1  Thank Yi Z
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Great food plus beautiful view. The two lovely ladies working the front were the sweetest! Chowder was fantastic and succulent lobster!

1  Thank sla63
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Had to wait almost 2 hours for a table, so this is a very popular restaurant. When we finally got a table, the waiter was very sweet and helpful. The food was really great, and we loved it! If you are interested, they also have...More

2  Thank Monaogfamilien
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Expect a longer than average wait for this landmark restaurant. It is simple, no frills and extremely noisy. Prices are fair and lobsters are in abundance. They do give you a beeper and call you when a table is available. Good views of the bay...More

1  Thank nycarole
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Any time we are I. Ptown we dine here. The chowder, bisque, really anything we have ever had is delicious and fresh. This time I had the best piece of Haddock I ever had. The drinks are also great - this time it was a...More

1  Thank flycatcher06
Reviewed 7 August 2016

A great place to eat after a whale watch cruise. Very busy and fast paced place, but excellent food. Anything lobster is worth having.

1  Thank huntereb
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Busy kitchen, popular location, attentive staff. Make sure to avoid peak times as this a go to for tourists. The views from the upstairs dining room are nice. The food is classic seaside new england. The lobster dinner was delicious!

1  Thank Vicki N
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came on a Wednesday late night around 9:30 and did not have a reservation. We were seated upstairs immediately. I didn't realize how large the restaurant was! From the store front, it looked like a small place. We both ordered lobster...More

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Lobster_Pot_Ptown, Manager at Lobster Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

Thanks for your recent review of the Lobster Pot...sorry you did not enjoy your lobster roll, it was just voted "best of" on the outer cape by Cape Cod Life Magazine. We cannot please all of the people all of the time...BUT we do try....More

Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We've been coming to PTown for years and can't believe we didn't eat here before. Wow!! The portions are big and the food was amazing for all of us. Salads, lobster tacos, haddock, chowder...all great. Had Matthew for our server and he was the best...More

1  Thank Scott01867
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Do not leave Provincetown without having a meal at the Lobster Pot. Try everything. Its all good. Staff is great!

1  Thank theresamoran21
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Questions & Answers
3 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from rich s | Reviewed this property |
No dogs are allow inside any restaurant inP-town. Outside seating only. Lobster pot is inside.
Una Mae T
18 April 2017|
Response from Walt W | Property representative |
The LP opens for the 2017 on Fri., May 5th, 11;30 am...seven days a week until the end of November. Thanks for the inquiry.
Wanda A
3 February 2017|
Response from Lobster_Pot_Ptown | Property representative |
The Lobster Pot is closed until mid April...thanks for the inquiry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-0842
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Open mid April through last November..."A Provincetown tradition" to those visiting the Outer Cape., our two waterfront dining roomsprovide the harbor view while our full menu, served all day, offers the finest & freshest in seafood,Portuguese specialties, steaks, poultry, vegetarian and light fare. Cocktails served in the "TOP" of thePot bar...famous for our Bloody Mary's & Signature Drinks.. Home of Tim's award winning Clam Chowder.ZAGAT Survey...Top Restaurants on Cape Cod.
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