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Top Choice Modern American in Provincetown

Mews Restaurant & Cafe

A fantastic water view, the hottest martini bar in town and scrumptious food add up to Provincetown’s finest dining scene. There are two sections. Opt to dine gourmet on lobster risotto and filet mignon downstairs, …
Top Choice Museum in Provincetown

Provincetown Art Association & Museum

Founded in 1914 to celebrate the town’s thriving art community, this vibrant museum showcases the works of hundreds of artists who have found their inspiration on the Lower Cape. Chief among them are Charles Hawthor…
Top Choice Museum in Provincetown

Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum

Climb to the top of the country's tallest all-granite structure (253ft) for a sweeping view of town, the beaches and the spine of the Lower Cape. The climb is 116 steps plus 60 ramps and takes about 10 minutes at a …
Top Choice Modern American in Provincetown


Cool and casual, but unmistakably gourmet – this is your optimal P-town lunch stop. Choose from classics like lobster rolls and barbecued pulled-pork sandwiches, or innovations like cod bahn mi and shrimp sliders. A…
Cafe in Provincetown

Bubala's by the Bay

Watch the streetside parade roll by at this sidewalk cafe that bustles from brunchtime into night. Stop by for Tequila Tuesdays and occasional live music.
Club in Provincetown

Boatslip Beach Club

Hosts wildly popular afternoon tea dances (4pm to 7pm), often packed with gorgeous guys. DJs fire things up: visit on Thursdays for dance classics from the '70s and '80s. There's accommodation, too.
Gay & Lesbian in Provincetown

Pied Bar

This woman-owned waterfront lounge is a popular dance spot for all genders, especially around sunset. The main event is the 'After Tea T-Dance,' to which folks head after the Boatslip.
Theater in Provincetown

Provincetown Art House

The Art House has two state-of-the-art stages featuring a variety of edgy theater performances, drag shows and cabarets.
Theater in Provincetown

Provincetown Theater

This stellar performing arts center, 1 mile northeast of the town center, always has something of interest happening – sometimes Broadway musicals, sometimes offbeat local shows.
Gallery in Provincetown

Albert Merola Gallery

The high-quality Albert Merola Gallery showcases works by both contemporary and notable past Provincetown artists.