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Provincetown Portuguese Bakery

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299 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
(508) 487-1803
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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is sort of a deli/bakery with few tables and lots of customers. The variety and quality of the baked goods were outstanding. We went there for lunch. I had the breakfast sandwich. The owner/ chef was personable and very proud of his food. He has every right to be.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went here yesterday morning with my family for a snack and to grab sandwiches to bring to the beach because of all the great reviews. Maybe it was an off day for the shop but my kids were not happy with the blueberry muffin and cinnamon roll they got for a snack. Both kids said they were dry like they... More 

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South Plainfield, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Malassadas! Malassadas! Malassadas! Incredible fried sweet dough. An absolute MUST when in P-town. Do not be discouraged by long lines and wonder "what if I waited?' The line moves quick and you get to pick out OTHER wonderful sweet treats. Really good bakery overall. Great bread and wonderful service. Enjoy.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked past their shop when coming out of the alley way from the public restroom at the back of their shop, and saw this sign there advertising fried dough. So we gave it a try and it tasted great to everyone. Too bad that we already ate something for lunch before finding them, and we could not buy more.... More 

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Waterloo Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone we talked to who had ever been to Provincetown said, "You have to go to the Portuguese Bakery" Well the time came, and while we were waiting for our boarding time to go Whale Watching, we walked through a short passageway to Main street and came to the bakery. We got a coffee, a flat sweet bread and a... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 461 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything Portuguese here at the Bakery, which has made it an institution in the town. Sweet rolls, pastries, bread and those special desserts that blend flour with sugar a la Portugal are available in a shop that is always crowded on Commercial Street. Sandwiches and soft drinks added to these make a good combination for a day at the beach... More 

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boston, ma, usa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent fresh cooked foods and pastries, authentic and homestyle. great place to stock up on fresh baked breads, pastries and with enough food choices for a great picnic lunch or dinner. portuguese cuisine in many of the offerings.

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Sanford, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked by and saw them making "donuts" or fried dough in the window, so we stopped to try them! I am so glad we did...they were fabulous! Highly recommend trying all of their items. Several others in my group tried things and said they were great!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can only speak for the sweet fried dough - delicious. Quite unhealthy, I'm sure, but what a treat! I had this to go instead of ice cream. The place was hopping.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

fried dough treat like a beniet or fresh yeast donut. very tasty snack if you get it warm. stop in and try one

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Portuguese, European
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Commercial St, Provincetown, MA 02657-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Provincetown
  • Phone Number: (508) 487-1803

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