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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” (205 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal of lobster bisque, salad, lobster, and cheesecake. Pleasant nautical dining room, great friendly service. A Provincetown standby that delivers consistently.

1  Thank BizLuxTrvlr
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Had Lobster Egg Rolls for appitizer, Lobster Roll and Fire Roasted Lobster! Best Lobster I ever had! Key Lime pie was Awesome!

1  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal and the ambience but not the best we'd ever had. The chowder's clams were sort of chewy but the broth was delicious. The baked stuffed lobster was dry. The salad was delicious and the homemade dressings were fantastic. Drinks were also...More

Thank Daryl K
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Our tour bus recommended this place and over half of our group came here. We had the Lobster Roll which is on a toasted long hot dog like bun and comes with potato salad. We also had the Lobster eggroll which was excellent with a...More

1  Thank Yellows2neTraveler
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We had the lobster roll. It was good but we were surprised it was served in a hotdog bun. The clam chowder was mediocre.

1  Thank DrJRN
Reviewed 23 October 2016

From the street, the Lobster Pot does not seem like a large restaurant. It is located on a corner and does not look too impressive. We went here because we had heard that this was the place where Anthony Bourdain began his career. When we...More

1  Thank Noreen M
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were recommended the Lobster Pot by a guide who took us out to the sand dunes. From the outside, it looks like a total tourist trap, but Dodie from Art's Dune Tours told us to go to the at "at the top of the...More

1  Thank SooDenim
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I have been coming to Provincetown for a number of years and have tried most of the restaurants. Since I only stay a few days I want to make sure I eat food I cant't get at home. Lobsters and clam chowders are probably their...More

1  Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 21 October 2016

First time to P-town, parked in a lot close proximity to wharf, shops, etc. P-town has one of the largest and diverse locations for restaurants. We opted for The Lobster Pot which had very large food options. Decided on the lobster ravioli, but was disappointed....More

Thank kdtexas2016
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My wife and I visited the Lobster Pot with a family member who lives on Cape Cod. We arrived at about 6:00pm on a Wednesday night. The restaurant was busy but there was no wait and we were seated right away at table with a...More

Thank Gary C
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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, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
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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