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Provincetown Portuguese Bakery

299 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
+1 508-487-1803
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“malasadas” (66 reviews)
“fried dough” (133 reviews)
“pastry” (36 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Portuguese
299 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love visiting this place! It is always crowded, but it's totally worth it! Fresh deserts, teas, coffees, pastry... I mean, it's just a perfect place for those 'empty calories'!!!

Thank Shop D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The absolutely most delicious pastries. My mouth is watering just thinking about it. Lol a spot to visit

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This was our last stop before getting in the car for the long drive home. I picked up some fresh bread and it was gone before we knew it The kids loved it. I wish I bought more!

Thank Lisa a
Reviewed 21 October 2017

What a beautiful selection of pastries. One more mouth watering than the other. The place was packed with diners. It's very small and was way too crowded in for my liking. The custard tarts are devine, the more burnt on top the better I like...More

Thank Gerri M
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Strolling up and down Commercial Avenue? Then visit the Portuguese Bakery for pastry, a sandwich, and coffee. Tight space, lots of patrons, but worth the squeeze. You can sit inside, or take your munchies down to Macmillan wharf and watch the boats and ducks. Reasonable...More

Thank grommit
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This was one of the best places to get a good breakfast. The ham and cheese croissant was so good I had to go back twice.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Very average food. Soup was salty, grilled sandwiches were boring. But did have a lovely caramel creme dessert.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The Portuguese deep fried treats called malassadas are to die for! The dough is fried until golden brown, then tossed in cinnamon sugar. The best breakfast I've had in along time.

Thank Fran K
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a place u must visit. It was delicious. I got a fried dough with sugar ---the best i have had (and i have had a lot of fried dough treats). Also had a meat pie (similar to an empanada) that was very tasty...More

Thank Mtd S
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, delectable and Rich desserts! Lunch was reasonably priced for ptown but you get what you pay for. Very disappointing Portuguese soup and a tuna sandwich with about 2 ozs of tuna. Fries were good.

Thank Ian D
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Colleen T | Reviewed this property |
I believe there was a dog in there when I was there but it is a very tiny bakery and there is a spot to tie a dog up outside if you're going in to grab something quick.
29 May 2016|
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Response from cindy v | Reviewed this property |
The history of Provincetown’s Portuguese Bakery is nearly as shrouded in mystery as the recipes for its famous pastries. While everyone agrees it has been around “forever,” no one seems quite certain of a date. One of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-1803
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