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John's Footlong

309 Commercial St, Ste 5, Provincetown, MA 02657-2215
+1 508-487-7434
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“clam strips” (9 reviews)
“hot dog” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
309 Commercial St, Ste 5, Provincetown, MA 02657-2215
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were walking the pier and needed a quick snack. This place had the best foot long hot, complete with a unique Frankfurt bun. So yummy.

Thank Krysia H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My favorite for a delicious lobster roll or fried clams! Close to everything, easy walk up to order and staff are so friendly!

Thank EMEDCt
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Chick finger basket all fries no slaw. Oh yeah. Fried pickle chips So stop on by and say hello to the local Ptownies .

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

John's is a walk up shack located in the center of Ptown on Standish St., convenient to the bus stop, ferries and McMillan Pier. Several elderly Provincetown natives work there, with all their sweetness and salt. They do have a habit of squashing down your...More

Thank Ro P
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My spouse & I split an order of fish and chips and there was plenty for both of us. The fish is very lightly breaded, served hot & crispy.

Thank Hola4876
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I was born a New Englander but now live in VA. John's scallops and clams are the best I have had up and down the coast. Going this weekend and can't wait. This is not a eat in restaurant, you get your food and if...More

Thank MG5507
Reviewed 7 September 2016

On the main square, this outlet has large and small size choices. Great if you want a snack or lunch. We choice hotdogs and a grilled cheese for lunch and they were fine.

Thank Bragman
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great spot for a quick casual lunch Clam chowder is homemade and the BEST!!! Staff is great and the food comes out fast!!! Sat upstairs and enjoyed the shaded area on a hot day! Great spot, one of my favorites in town!!!

Thank jcburns216
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I tried the fried whole clam roll for lunch and the clams were amazing! The coating was light and crispy, and the whole clam was grease free. Add some of their home made tartar sauce and any lover of fried whole clams will be in...More

Thank Boston41
Reviewed 20 August 2016

By far the best foot long hot dogs in Provincetown.Ya gotta try them with kraut that they put on the flat top to heat up

Thank Doug M
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Is it open now?, in April?
9 April 2017|
Response from Ro P | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I doubt it. Perhaps on weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Commercial St, Ste 5, Provincetown, MA 02657-2215
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-7434
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