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P.J.'s Family Restaurant

2616 Route 6 (Corner of Cahoon Hollow), Wellfleet, MA 02667
(508) 349-2126
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Ranked #12 of 40 Restaurants in Wellfleet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $11
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Midwest, USA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Not sure why the person from DC had a bad experience, but I've been going to PJs for many years and it's fantastic. Their lobster rolls are as good as they come as is pretty much everything else I've had there. I prefer going to PJs and sitting at the picnic benches than I do going to Moby Dick's, which... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

PJ'S really hit a home run with their Crab Cakes. Had to go back to see if they were consistent and they were. Light & not greasy at all, very fresh. Replay for the Very Best Lobster Rolls. Fresh buttery roll stuffed full of Lobster at market price. Friendly window service, clean outside seating (did not eat in) also great... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Having spent many summers at the Cape in my youth, I returned after forty years with family and friends in a party of eleven for a lunch! We had a variety of items but my dish was the fried clam strips which I thoroughly enjoyed! Yes it brought back memories and the good times but it wasn't the best I... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

On our driving trip of Cape Cod, we stopped at PJ's for a lobster roll. Delicious! It's basically a stand on the side of the road, with an order-up counter, and tables outside and in. Not much of a view, but the lobster rolls were amazing! They were a little pricey, but being from a land-locked state, that's nothing new... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1,758 reviews 1,758 reviews
694 restaurant reviews
908 helpful votes 908 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We stopped by for a light and quick meal. Since they don't have raw oysters we just had a clam chowder. It was awful. Very watery and tasteless. Big chunks of potatoes and no clams. We already had better clam chowder in restaurant chains around Washington DC. This place is terrible.

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wellfleet,ma
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Of course any place situated on Route 6 gets overwhelmed at the height of the summer-- and the view is mainly OF Route 6, but even then, locals and summer folks alike flock to PJ's for its unpretentious atmosphere, no-nonsense service and fresh, reliable fare. The varied menu--soup to nuts (plus ice-cream)-- includes heart-healthy specials and veggie dishes as well... More 

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Nottingham
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Admittedly we visited at 8:00pm on a Wednesday night in October - however, the service was poor (they had hardly any staff serving) and - after offering a seat at the bar (to avoid having to clear a table in the restaurant) - we had a small table in the downstairs section. The food was ok, the Sole was well... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I was visiting the Cape last week and remembered seeing this spot on the Food Network, so naturally I had to stop by. Do not get me wrong, there was nothing wrong with the food. It was in fact very tasty. I guess being a Midwesterner who currently resides in Texas...I thought the World Famous Lobster Roll was going to... More 

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Cambridge, MA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

I challenge anyone to find better fried clams, lobster rolls or homemade onion rings anywhere! We have been going to PJs for years and it never disappoints. The menu has .lovely fresh fish and homemade soups https://m.facebook.com/v1.0/dialog/oauth/read even good stuff for meat eaters but it is hard not to go for the "basics." Great ice cream and sundaes too. A... More 

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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171 reviews 171 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The best burger I have ever tasted. it was 1/2 pund. it was done perfectly, had the usual condiments on it ad lettuce and tomato. It was tender, juicy too. I would go here anytime again.

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Additional Information about P.J.'s Family Restaurant

Address: 2616 Route 6 (Corner of Cahoon Hollow), Wellfleet, MA 02667
Phone Number: (508) 349-2126
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Wellfleet
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 11

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