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Westbrook Lobster Restaurant

300 Church St, Wallingford, CT 06492-2253
+1 203-265-5071
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (53 reviews)
“chowder” (8 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
300 Church St, Wallingford, CT 06492-2253
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Good food, good service... good happy hour.. Nice atmosphere.. will be going again.. Summer will be nice to sit outside.

Thank lainie6161
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This was a last minute dinner for a large party....most of the entrees are around lobster. Many of us that had lobster said it was ok not exceptional. I had their award winning Connecticut Lobster roll. The lobster seemed a bit over cooked and was...More

Thank bballmama2
Michael L, Owner at Westbrook Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Thank you for your comments. You are 100% correct on the lobster. Last week we had received lobsters from a different area of New England and as a result, the lobster was not as sweet as it should/usually is. We will not be harvesting our...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Decided on an early dinner on New Year's Eve and thought Westbrook Lobster would be a goo choice. Sadly our dinner was terrible. An order of medium rare for a steak was so over done it was like shoe leather. The baked stuffed shrimp were...More

1  Thank davidbN4341RG
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Family had lunch here, there was lobster grilled cheese sandwich, lobster fajita, and fish and chips. All the mealsame were great. Big servings for the price. Brianna our waitress was the best. Friendly, very efficient, and timing couldn't have been better. Very enjoyable experience.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We were in town for a concert at the Oakdale on Friday, 15. Our seating was very prompt. The inside of the restaurant is lovely, old mill charming decor. The wait person was very friendly, (receipt shows Miller P?, I should have noted his name...More

Thank CindyH556
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Was very excited to get in and try some of the dishes here as the menu looked excellent. Lobster fritters were outstanding and the lobster quesadilla was also good. Service was very good too making this a great visit. Would definitely return.

Thank Rich A
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

My experience at this restaurant has been solidly meh. The food is mediocre and the service is indifferent.

Thank lauraaS2869GQ
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Both my husband and I are very disappointed with our visit tonight. The only good part was the chowdah. I ordered the New England lobstah roll and am very very disappointed. The lobstah meat seemed like it had been frozen and then thawed - no...More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I was alone so I sat at the bar. Staff was friendly and the place was very busy. The appetizer of steamer clams was delicious and a huge portion. The restaurant's specialty lobster was quite good and the lobster was delicious.

Thank faykoko
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Was in town for business and wanted seafood so I gave Westbrook a try. I was very impressed with the service and the food. My server was knowledgeable, friendly and attentive. The portions were generous and delicious. I had the stuffed shrimp which was great....More

Thank 499rileyf
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Questions & Answers
Allen T
30 November 2016|
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Response from Michael L | Property representative |
hello Allen. we only buy fresh clam strips, whole belly clams, and all our seafood fresh daily out of Massachusetts. Great question and thank you!
24 August 2016|
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Response from DeniseF320 | Reviewed this property |
Their website says: Mon-Sat 4-7 Sun 12-7
Jeannot M
16 July 2016|
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Response from Loretta P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this took so long. The food is excellent especially the pub menu. The rewards program has changed and is disappointing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Church St, Wallingford, CT 06492-2253
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-265-5071
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