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Governor Bradford Restaurant

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312 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2209
+1 508-487-2781
11:00 - 01:00
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Framingham, United States
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great meal at the Governor Bradford. The service was friendly and prompt. It was a great spot to meet friends.

Thank Jayne T
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to grab a sandwich and fries. Friendly server, quick service and very clean. One of the more reasonable places to eat in provincetown. Great there are tables near the window to pedestrian watch.

Thank L S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place. Great for people watching. Food is okay but nothing to write home about. Staff is friendly.

Thank GasketCase
Boscawen, New Hampshire, United States
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105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Went in the winter, slower time, plenty of seating available, reduced staffing. The menu selection was limited, but definitely worth the price. Daily specials. Seating in the bar.

Thank 603CandM
Middleboro, Massachusetts
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144 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stopped here for some drinks with a few friends. It was dead quiet, which was understandable, since it was off season, a Monday afternoon and during a bad snow storm in February! However, if you're going to serve alcohol, shouldn't you also have some food to offer the happy drinkers? We got hungry after awhile and was told that... More 

Thank qtparties
Karlsruhe, Germany
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209 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

First I have to admit, that we didn't like Provincetown at all. Hopelessly overestimated, there are better places on Cape Cod. And this restaurant was only average, too. Food was good, nothing special, but good. Our server, Tracy, was very friendly and fast. But we watched other people leaving because no one came to them and the place wasn't crowded... More 

Thank Anja H
Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Went here several years ago for brunch and will never return for food. Horrible service, bad food. Maybe fun for a night out if you like dive bars. I think people often stop here since there's typically no line for breakfast... that's what we did. Don't do it!

Thank alyciar88
Sao Paulo, SP
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

It was the only pub which was open during the thanksgiving holiday in Provincetown. That's a thing to celebrate! Good food, good location and environment for a reasonable price.

Thank Shanna K
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, United States
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Some food is better when it is fresh. the is why I prefer to eat meat when I am near places with good beef source. But when it comes to fish or seafood, I prefer to eat close to the shore. Recently, I had the chance to eat lobster on a visit to Cape Cod, MA. My friends and I... More 

Thank Carmen B
North Liberty, Iowa
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our grouped stopped n the Governor Bradford for lunch as the Lobster Pot was full. It was a great restaurant for lunch. The lobster rolls were the best we had had on the Cape.

Thank Alan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2209
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-2781

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?