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Lobster Pot

321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
+1 508-487-0842
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (892 reviews)
“pumpkin bread” (49 reviews)
“chowder” (205 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant don't miss this one the food was excellent and the service just as good. They have a large menu and the staff can explain anything you have questions about. Do not miss this restaurant it's great

1  Thank rdiffen
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Located in the heart of Ptown a wide range of delicious food. I had the lobster which was delish! Live lobsters at entrance.

1  Thank Winterwoods
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We have been there twice during our two-week trip to the Cape. I got the buttered lobster roll both times. Delicious. One of my friend's got oysters on the half shell and said they were some of the best he has ever had. They were...More

1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Everything we have had here is good, pretty much a tourist stop, but the service is always great, avoid typical dining times for a nicer environmentMore

1  Thank Jay D
Lobster_Pot_Ptown, Manager at Lobster Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2016

Thanks for the feedback. True...during the high/summer season we can be labeled that "tourist stop". After all, we are in a tourist town catering to tourists...therefore not much control over being that "tourist stop". Try us in the shoulder season...we are a "local favorite"...the Lobster...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016

Fresh seafood, the best in P-town. Went a few times during our stay, no matter what we picked on the menu, it was great.

2  Thank manateev
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We seen this restaurant last year when we visited but too much of a wait to be seated so we didnt go in. A few months ago I seen it on the food channel and had to try it out this time for ourselves... The...More

Thank mercier12414
Lobster_Pot_Ptown, Manager at Lobster Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2016

Thanks for your feedback on your recent visit to the Lobster Pot. Seems that you enjoyed most of your meal with minor disappointment in your entrees and pricing. Sorry you felt that way...we review our pricing annually with a great effort as not to out-price...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

The food here is staple Cape Cod. Please visit here if you have a chance. It's the perfect place to unwind after lots of shopping.

2  Thank trekkergal76
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Fantastic chowder when you need a bowl of goodness! Fast service sitting at the bar with Jamaican entertainment from our first rate bartender. So glad we went for the classic beginning to our visit.

2  Thank Monica H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This place is a must for every person that visits Cape Cod!! Very busy, you will wait for an hour to get in, but it isn't bad, because you stand outside, and watch the action on Commercial! Clean, fantastic view of the Bay, house salad...More

2  Thank osugate2241734
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Honestly, I did not know lobster ravioli could be so good. I've had the opportunity to have it in the past and, well, always passed. This was my first time in Provincetown, my first time at Lobster Pot, and my first time eating lobster ravioli....More

1  Thank Brianimated
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Tophinnie | Reviewed this property |
No parking on Commercial street, but there is a public lot not far away. If you have handicapped/elders, you could drop them off and then go up the hill to park.
3 July 2017|
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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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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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