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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” (852 reviews)
“clambake” (108 reviews)
“pumpkin bread” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
321 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the boiled lobster and it wasn't any better or worse than any other lobster I've had. In fact, it seemed to have less meat than some I've had. The decor lacked ambiance and was typical of a lobster house. The service was slow...More

Thank LShue211
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always love our visits to the Lobster Pot. Excellent food, cocktails, service and views. The seats in the upstairs bar are our favorites. They have a huge menu with something for everyone. The pan roasted lobster is amazing!

Thank mobex
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The service was excellent. There is a view of the bay. For all the hype about their food, we were not that impressed. We will not be visiting this establishment again.

Thank GREG G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Despite having been to Boston from Texas many, many times over the years, I had never driven out to the Cape. This restaurant was recommended and, at first glance, it might seem a little old or outdated (although very well kept). It was not only...More

Thank Beauwreck
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I had dinner here Sept. 2017. This being such an iconic restaurant for PTown, we were expecting an average tourist trap experience. We were pleasantly surprised that the quality of food was much better than expected. The Lobster Avocado appetized was great...More

Thank sbdotraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We recently concluded our extended vacation with a week on Cape Cod. While we have visited Massachusetts several times, this was our first time on the Cape. We enjoyed near perfect weather and the reduced crowds that come after Labor Day. We had several good...More

Thank BuckeyeTravelersTwo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In the past several years the quality has been deteriorating. This last time was really a low. They stopped giving complementary salad several years ago and the bread basket keeps getting smaller which we can live with. BUT the low quality of food we can't....More

Thank 98999Mike
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As we planned our trip i kept seeing and hearing about the Pot. I wasn't so sure it was as good as it seemed. We had been whale watching and wanted to eat before we left town, so we said why not. So glad we...More

1  Thank KJBarry
Reviewed 3 days ago

We just spent the weekend in P-Town for a bachelorette party. There were 8 of us girls and we were looking for a nice sit down meal. They don't take reservations here, but I had emailed the manager prior to our visit and he said...More

1  Thank Kaitlyn A
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are doing a short visit to Cape Cod and decided that Provincetown would be a great day trip. Started out early destination Commercial St. area and the Lobster Pot. They opened for lunch at 11:30 and we were one of the first to arrive....More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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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
19 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
USD 10 - USD 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
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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