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Address: Provincetown, MA
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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The Governor Bradford is one of the hearty P-town institutions that stays...

The Governor Bradford is one of the hearty P-town institutions that stays open all year long.

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Not much else in off-season, but the lobster roll was very good!

We were here on a rainy day in early April 2016. Drove down from Boston for a day trip and hunger overtook us when we got to the end of the cape. For a Saturday, it wasn't... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
pitufo00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Ludlow, Vermont
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116 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Governor Bradford is a great, in expensive restaurant in mid-town PTown. The menu is huge and will satisfy everyone's taste buds. The food is above ordinary and the service is kind fun with waitresses that enjoy conversation. If you're looking for a restaurant that is kind to your wallet and offers reasonably good food, this is your place. It's... More 

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Boston, MA
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42 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We used to come here a number of years ago for cocktails and to play chess and backgammon. We headed here tonight for a pre dinner drink nut unfortunately the place smelled so badly we decided to leave right away. It was completely empty at 6 too which made you think, and seemed kind of dirty and dingy. Oh well.... More 

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Chester, New York
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Excellent place for a family to dine in the middle of P-Town. The staff was slightly slow as the dinner rush had not started. We ate around 430 and the wait was worth it because they had an early bird special of buy 1 entree get one half off! Didn't know this until our waitress informed us of the special.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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454 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were here on a rainy day in early April 2016. Drove down from Boston for a day trip and hunger overtook us when we got to the end of the cape. For a Saturday, it wasn't crowded so parking was easy. We had hoped for lobster roll, disappointed when one of the main places to get them hadn't yet... More 

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Thank pitufo00
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped in at about 10:30 pm, the place was busy, service was slow, and they were out of several draft beers.

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Thank Daniel H
Brisbane, Australia
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115 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

While I cannot comment on the food at this venue, it's Drag Queen Karaoke gives it a unique edge! We had a lot of fun singing the night away and the hostess is amazing!

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Thank wanderlust_caito
Stow, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

we sat in this bar while waiting for a table at the lobster pot. We sat right in the front window and discovered the best people watching in Provincetown. And let's be honest Provincetown has GREAT people watching. We had so much fun that we decided to delay our dinner so we could have another drink This isn't a fancy... More 

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Thank Lori M
boston
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67 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

With surly service and overpriced drinks I ask why is this place still Open. Warm oysters on the half shell. Filthy bathrooms. Why don't the owners have any passion for this place.

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Thank winewithdinner
Baltimore, Maryland
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108 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

We stopped in here because there was karaoke happening and wanted to see people make fools of themselves. No issues with security. Quick service at bar but yes drinks are overpriced. Karaoke didn't seemed to be mixed properly with the loudest volume I have ever heard for it and singers much louder than music. One drink and we headed elsewhere.... More 

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Thank SalErgrapes
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Nice menu choices Reasonable specials They need more help & outdoor fans especially considering the flies & humidity too.

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