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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” (894 reviews)
“pumpkin bread” (49 reviews)
“chowder” (204 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
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Reviewed yesterday

Alright, so I absolutely loved the view. The service was really good too. Hmmm the food? not so much really. I would have expected it to be better.

Thank Ahmed Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter when we go to Provincetown, a trip is not complete without a lunch or dinner at the Lobster Pot. Don't be put off by the fact that you walk through the kitchen on your way to the dining room. No matter what you...More

1  Thank 2Old2DieYoung
Lobster_Pot_Ptown, Manager at Lobster Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sorry...not open til mid April

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Scallops au gratin and stuffed lobster are to die for! Definitely get the mussels and always sit at the upstairs bar! When that’s busy the you can always sit downstairs at the takeout bar and enjoy your dinner! It’s always available and always amazing service!...More

1  Thank Lee M
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I've been visiting Provincetown regularly for nearly 15 years, and I always aim to fit in a visit to the Lobster Pot for a bread bowl of their justifiably famous clam chowder upstairs at the bar. Great old-school atmosphere, the servers are veterans, and it's...More

1  Thank rogerspark
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Great, fresh seafood. Perfect after a day of whale watching. I had the seafood fettuccine in a Newburg sauce & my husband had the seafood stuffed baked whole lobster. Both were excellent.

1  Thank pvillejennie
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The seafood here was very fresh and prepared nicely. It was not overcooked and it was well seasoned. My husband had the lobster which he loved and I had the fresh fish of the day. The atmosphere is noisy and busy but the food makes...More

1  Thank Slane360
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The staff, the food, the atmosphere...it’s a MUST every time we’re in PTown!! Of course I had to buy a hoodie because I love the place! Never been let down on any of our visits!!

1  Thank jacquelinelO6854WH
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This place is nothing special to look at inside, but the food is PHENOMENAL! As are their Bloody Mary’s! When in P-town, this is a “must visit”!! Go early, as it fills up quickly!

1  Thank StevensFam4
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

A P-town standard Lobster bisque very savory and rich. Steamed lobster best in P-town. Prices reasonable and lunch with great views of the water.

1  Thank Q5630FDnicholasb
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This woman had been there for a very long time and her husband works there as well, on an opposite shift. She was very friendly and quite efficient! The food, OMG, was unreal! Serving size was generous. The hubs had Portuguese fish and thoroughly enjoyed...More

1  Thank GypsyRoseDee
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Questions & Answers
9 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.
4 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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
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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