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225 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2135
+1 508-487-3800
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
08:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
225 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2135
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place for lunch, they serve up a really tasty hot lobster roll. A side of the sprouts to share is worthwhile as they’re equally delicious.

Thank John A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an informal place where you order and pay before you sit down. We found a picnic table out in the back overlooking the water. This worked out well since we had our dog with us. We had the fried cod sandwich and fish...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the best meals in Ptown was enjoyed here on the back patio family style with friends. The food is outstanding quality, attention to detail and the staff is really friendly. Can't wait for next year's visit!

Thank J S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a cute little place that we visited several times during our stay. The food is really good and there is a nice variety of options for anyone regardless of dietary needs. The staff is friendly and efficient and added to the quaintness off...More

Thank jameslK5883SW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Canteen can be a bit of a zoo at times, especially on a nice day. There’s indoor and outdoor seating and while it’s fun and funky , it can also feel a touch hectic. Having said that, the food is good. Creative combinations are inviting...More

Thank Liserdee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at The Canteen on a Saturday for lunch. I found it through Trip Advisor and with how beautiful it was I was thrilled to read about the outdoor seating. This place did not disappoint! Loved the beachy atmosphere. It is truly a picnic...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A little less trendy the second time around, but still had a delicious meal at canteen. The lobster roll is great and so were all the sides. Highly recommend it for casual coastal fair, and for frozé!

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the only place we saw that had hot, buttered lobster rolls on the menu (as opposed to a cold, lobster salad.) It was perfect! I would definitely eat here again. Also a great spot to grab take-out and go to the beach. Lots...More

Thank 13Narya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lobster rolls just don't get better than this. I recommend the one with drawn butter, lots of napkins and a cold brew. Seriously, this might be the best roll on the Cape.

Thank BarabooJane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed lunch with good Fish & Chips! Highly recommend it for lunch while walking through the town. The fish was fresh and the atmosphere was perfect!

Thank Rhonda H
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Questions & Answers
14 July 2018|
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Response from Joli G | Reviewed this property |
17 March 2017|
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Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. Picnic table style seating. It might look like you won't get a seat, but you will! :)
22 August 2016|
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Response from Bonnie J | Reviewed this property |
Sure, you can sit out back and view the ocean or outside in the front and people watch on commercial street
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2135
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-3800
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