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Clawdaddy's

128 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40507-1227
+1 859-258-2529
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (52 reviews)
“bisque” (16 reviews)
“gelato” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
128 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40507-1227
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 1 July 2018

The food was alright, I got the sampler of shrimp, lobster and crab rolls and there was a good portion of seafood in a roll and coleslaw and that is it. The rolls are about 4" long and had maybe 4 oz of seafood in...More

Thank riderfungirl64
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Looked around to find a place to eat as I was at Alltech conference . Found this restaurant by accident & it was a great place to eat at lunchtime . I had the chowder and half sandwich of prawns and half of crab ....More

Thank biggestjohn22
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

If you like lobster rolls, you’ll love Clawdaddy’s. Their menu states the rolls are 100% pure shellfish—no fillers. I can attest that they are completely honest in that assertion. The roll was piled high with large chunks of lobster. Can’t wait to try some of...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We placed a rather large order to-go and they were super quick to have it ready and everything was correct. We went with 2 orders of the largest sampler platter consisting of 2 lobster rolls, 1 crab roll and 1 shrimp roll with 2 sides...More

Thank Emily R
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Location: Downtown Lexington, KY! Based on what I observed, I don't know if it's possible to find street parking but there are tons of parking garages. The place: Small, no frills kind of deal. It's not fancy but it's clean. Also, the bathroom was huge...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Food is good. Very small building. Very small portions. Very big price. Also, got food to go and they forgot my slaw.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Loved the host's welcome and the introduction to the restaurant. Décor had a fun, kitschy casual feel. The 1/2 lobster roll was authentic in taste, but the portion rather undersized compared to what I used to get in Boston or Maine. The shellfish chowder was...More

Thank Laura Lynn a
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Being from New England, I'm always suspect about seafood in the middle of the country. Clawdaddy's is definitely the exception. The lobster was fresh and so were the rolls. Cole slaw is made in house was just how I like it. I also sampled the...More

Thank Earthbound-Traveler
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The lobster bisque was barely flavored over oily water. At best call it a broth but it had no rich creamy quality that is the very definition of bisque. It also had basically no lobster in it, not one single chunk in the entire bowl....More

1  Thank mommypennylane
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I was the only customer yesterday at 1145. The lobster roll was nicely filled and yummy. Dont bother with the bisque. I didnt have one piece of lobster at all. The owners have an ambitious undertaking. Wish them luck!

Thank martininurse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40507-1227
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-258-2529
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