Provincetown Restaurants

There are a wide range of restaurants in Provincetown, MA. Below are some of our personal favorites. Provincetown restaurants range from seafood restaurants to sports bars and grilles. Whether you prefer casual dining or a fine dining experience, there is an option for everyone. Reservations are recommended for Weekends and Nightly during July and August.


Just about every restaurant in town has seafood as part of their menus. Because we’re located on Cape Cod, seafood restaurants in Provincetown, MA are easy to come by. Below are those that base their main focus on the sea.

Lobster Pot, 321 Commercial Street, 508-487-0842
You can’t go wrong at this Provincetown landmark with bay views. The Pot offers a wide range of fresh seafood dishes and great Clam Chowder as well as Lobster Bisque. They also have a lounge upstairs called “The Top of the Pot”. Extremely popular, expect a wait after 7 pm in the peak season. They don’t do reservations. Go early or you will have over an hour wait.

Mac’s Seafood, 85 Shank Painter Rd. (508) 487-6227
Provincetown’s newest seafood restaurant is not to be missed. Offering a full sushi and raw bar just like in Wellfleet, as well as a diverse menu and a new list of beers on tap. They also have a walk-up counter for ice cream and fried seafood.

Continental Cuisine

If you love seafood, but are seeking something beyond seafood cuisine, explore other Provincetown restaurants in our area, including bars, lounges and grilles featuring a variety of cultural cuisines.

The Central House Bar & Grille, 247 Commercial Street at the Crown & Anchor Complex, 508-487-1430. Casual, popular spot for lunch or dinner in the center of town. Entertainment is often provided during brunch and some evenings.

Jimmy’s Hideaway, 179 Commercial Street, 508-487-1011. New this year – Good Food, Good Friends, and Good Old Fashioned Fun!!

Front Street, 203 Commercial Street, 508-487-9715
Very popular award-winning cuisine with an Italian slant. Reservations a must. In July and August call a few days before.

Joon Bar, 133 Commercial Street, 508-487-6074
Formerly located upstairs at what was The Vixen, this wine bar now offers delicious small plates as well as a fantastic variety of wine, cocktails and craft beers. Reservations recommended.

The Mews, 429 Commercial Street, 508-487-1500
Casual café with water views and a more formal dining room practically on the beach. Also a good choice for brunch.

Red Inn, 15 Commercial Street, 508-487-7334
Incredible views of Provincetown harbor from the dining room and great outside deck for cocktails. Gourmet food, some of the best in town served in a 200-year-old house. Reservations a must well in advance.

Ross’ Grill, in Whaler’s Wharf on the Second Level, 508-487-8878
Casual atmosphere overlooking the harbor with great views. A good place for lunch or dinner.

Victor’s, 175 Bradford Street Ext., 508-487-1777
Tapas restaurant. Offers $1 oysters, clams & shrimp from 4 -6pm. Limited parking available.

Casual Dining

In addition to the variety Provincetown restaurants featuring a selection of cuisine options, you can opt for casual dining. There are many casual restaurants in Provincetown, MA for those looking for a quick bite to eat before moving on their way to explore the rest of what the town has to offer.

Yolkeria, 401 Commercial Street, 508-487-0600
Small intimate outdoor café and restaurant on the bay with excellent food. Breakfast and Lunch.

Liz’s Cafe Anybody’s Bar,– 31 Bradford Street, 508-413-9131
A bit out of the way and off the beaten path, but worth it. They offer excellent food with a casual atmosphere. Limited Parking Available.

The Canteen, 225 Commercial Street, 508-487-3800
A casual walk up to the counter, place your order and then we’ll bring it to you kind of place. They offer a hot lobster roll, drizzled with butter and served on a toasted, buttered brioche bun. Also, try the Brussels Sprouts!

The Purple Feather, 334 Commercial Street, 508-487-9100
A chocolate and gelato treatery featuring handmade chocolates, fudge, gelato, sorbet, and desserts. Sit and enjoy gourmet coffee, tea or a creative cocktail. Delicious lunch offerings made from scratch. If they have it, the Hungarian Mushroom Soup is to die for!

The Mayflower, 300 Commercial Street, 508-487-0121
Diner-like atmosphere with a 1¼lb lobster dinner with a salad and a side for $15-$20.

Far Land Provisions, 150 Bradford Street, 508-487-0045
A local market located just 2 doors from us. They offer groceries, beer, wine and a limited selection of spirits as well as delicious sandwiches and meals to go.