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225 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2135
+1 508-487-3800
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brussel sprouts” (114 reviews)
“banh mi” (54 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
225 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2135
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate dinner here on our first night in Provincetown, loved it, and went back a second time! We loved the falafel, chicken pot pie, and amazing salads. The spices were unique and delicious. The atmosphere is so homey and comfortable, great service, great prices!

Thank aec484
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We discovered this place a couple of years ago, and fell in love with the deep-fried brussell sprouts with incredible umani sauce. Now they have a wonderful outdoor eating area that faces the harbor, with eclectic seating and strings of cafe lights that prove a...More

Thank VeronaWater
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great spot centrally located in Provincetown. The lobster rolls are great. We liked the hot one best. Pairs nicely with a Frose. Frozen Rose.

Thank BodyofGar
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Happy to visit yet again - the food is very tasty. And if the weather is reasonable, we can sit outdoors with a view of the bay. Not cheap, but the fresh seafood is worth the cost. Wine is reasonably priced.

Thank Travels-From-SF
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We were looking for a place to eat in the off season and didn't have a lot of choices, but the Canteen was welcoming and quick. The food was good and well priced.

1  Thank hd112596
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Canteen is always a good bet but it is especially exciting to have them offer breakfast, lunch & dinner during the winter season. They have an extensive breakfast menu including a delicious Shakshouka. Continuing on the creative fare of last winter, Canteen is taking advantage...More

1  Thank cw104
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This has been my second time eating in this place, and its always a delight. I like that that they make unconventional sandwiches and that they cater for non-meat eater like me. I had the Mojo Tofu and its excellent. It is rich with flavor...More

Thank Jun B
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We stopped in and had the roasted tofu sandwich and the mushroom sandwich. Both were served hot, with a unique blend of vegetables, and tasted great! They are also at reasonable prices. It is a small place with limited inside seating. There is outside seating...More

Thank bobakerley
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I had the lobster roll. It was excellent. Very fresh and flavorful. Staff was friendly and efficient. Great place. I highly recommend.

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Based on recommendations by friends from RI and the Cape, came to the Canteen fir breakfast and so glad we did. Wishing now I had brought a book or my knitting because after a perfect breakfast and lattes, this is the perfect place to while...More

Thank Kathy M
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Questions & Answers
17 March 2017|
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Response from Karen W | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. Picnic table style seating. It might look like you won't get a seat, but you will! :)
22 August 2016|
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Response from Bonnie J | Reviewed this property |
Sure, you can sit out back and view the ocean or outside in the front and people watch on commercial street
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2135
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: +1 508-487-3800
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