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Old Port Lobster Shack

851 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94061
+1 650-366-2400
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (70 reviews)
“chowder” (12 reviews)
“toasted bread” (2 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
851 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94061
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1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

They moved out of their old location on Veterans's Blvd. they relocated to a shared space on Woodside Rd. Their clam chowder is always on cue! i wish them well in the new shared space...kind of different.

Thank Hector F
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Wow we ate lunch here last week looking to scratch our seafood itch. Well we were successful! They have a great selection of seafood. They are also a combo Barbq restaurant. We did not try the BarBQ side. We had Lobster Rolls and Fish Sandwiches....More

Thank Texas9999
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We stopped into this place on our way from LA to San Fran. Glad we found it. The staff was pleasant and the food delicious. Make sure you get their Maine Lobster Roll. Better than the ones I had when we were in Maine last...More

1  Thank Tim O
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

To find this place is very difficult! We had to call twice just to find out where it was however at the staff was patient and gave us directions for us to eat there. The staff was very welcoming, helpful, and when I look away...More

1  Thank Annette I
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Best Lobster Roll in the SF Bay Area. New location larger and noisier. Good selection of beers and fructose free sodas. Not cheap.

1  Thank Chetzi
Reviewed 10 April 2017

we went after a soccer game and I have to say I LOVED IT the food was so fresh and yummy its not super fancy in anyway but who cares when you have some of the freshest crab, lobster, clams, mussels, oysters the list goes...More

Thank tmrsfatcat
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We went to the old location that we have visited a few times and found it gone so had to locate their new place. I think this location in a shopping center has easier and more parking than the old location and the food was...More

Thank Larry-Lynn
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Despite moving its location across town their Lobster Bisque is still the best. It's been slightly watered down and no longer has a generous portion of lobster on top, but still is better than other restaurants. They've added BBQ to the menu and those items...More

Thank BeachBabeOldie
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Fast service, really good lobster rolls, decent clam chowder too!!! Not fancy, but just solid good food.

1  Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Noisy, not friendly, but featuring a decent lobster roll. We will not go back anytime soon. At least, there was no crowd!

Thank ruthiewilkins1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 851 Veterans Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94061
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-366-2400
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