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Mayflower Cafe

300 Commercial St, Open May through October, Provincetown, MA 02657-2214
+1 508-487-0121
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“chowder” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Portuguese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
300 Commercial St, Open May through October, Provincetown, MA 02657-2214
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Reviewed yesterday

We had lunch here because one of us is gluten-free and wanted pizza.. Her pizza was disappointing, Worst GF pizza she’s had. My “Classic Reuben” was good, and a friend enjoyed his fried fish and chips. Service was good, but we wouldn’t go back here.

Thank RobertK676
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lcals suggested this place. It was great! Two of us hard an order of steamers. They were fresh and delicious. The best. Then we devoured a lobster roll! Very fresh, little mayo, and just right. We were sure that anything on the menu would...More

Thank sap2work
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've walked by this place a number of times in our visits to Provincetown, but I'm so glad we went in last night. The setting is in no ways fancy -- it has the feel of a friendly, well-worn diner. We were greeted by a...More

Thank S C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been to PTown many times, but for some reason never tried this restaurant. I believe we located another "staple" to add to our "list". We all had different dishes --- fried fisherman's platter, pasta and baked fish/filet. The fish was baked in a tomato sauce...More

1  Thank Queensabode
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved this place and would go back any time because the menu is so extensive. There were so many things I’d have liked to have tried. The set up Is slightly old fashioned diner style but the ambience is good and the service was...More

1  Thank TheDoor_isopen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually go to dinner at a different restaurant in Provincetown. We went to that other place for lunch and it just was not up to the level we had expected. The Mayflower was recommended to us for dinner. Dinner was very good to excellent,...More

Thank 24thIDTraveller
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Everyone came over on the Boat! The MAYFLOWER Cafe, PTown Commercial Street. Family style Dining, Lunch & Dinner. My daily Go-To eatery when in PTown. Quaint 1920ies Janoplis' Family run restaurant frequented by townies, artists, literary set and the tourists. L00K for the Black &...More

Thank LauraMontgomeryUSA
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The Mayflower has been around forever, and not much has changed. They have a nice broad selection of meal choices for breakfast, lunch or dinner. I had a late night meal of steamers. The price was $10.95 and the bowl had between 12 and 16...More

Thank Ali Z
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We stopped in for dinner. My girlfriend had a steamed lobster and I had the pork chops covered with crab cake. The lobster was very good and was served with all the fixings - bib, butter, sauce etc. The crabcakes served on the Pork Chops...More

Thank SteveBressi
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We were looking for a spot for supper, and we were cold. Saw this place, check the menu in the window (prices not too bad), and Busy! A good sign. The place according to their sign as been around since 1929. Looking at the menu...More

Thank Edward A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Commercial St, Open May through October, Provincetown, MA 02657-2214
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-0121
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Since 1929 The Mayflower has been bringing the Freshest Seafood, Portuguese, Italian and Comfort Cuisine to locals and tourists alike. Fresh local lobsters a specialty. We pride ourselves in bringing you the highest quality ingredients sourced as closely as possible. Provincetown Day boat Scallops are a must try . We are also famous for our Homemade Chicken Croquettes. Thanksgiving dinner in one delicious package. Our menu is extensive with something for everyone. Enjoy a cocktail and soak in some of old-time Provincetown from one of our window seats right on Commercial Street..
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