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Shannon's Unshelled

11 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
+1 207-446-4921
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  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“lobster roll” (198 reviews)
“hot dog roll” (7 reviews)
“grilled sole” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood
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11 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thumbs up! They have moved just beyond their old bldg. Almost gave me a heart attack! lol. Enjoyed the lobster roll immensely!

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Staying in Boothbay Harbor we ate the "famous" lobster roll. All I can say is we have better, tastier, bigger and cheaper lobster rolls at home. I cannot understand the reviews. $22 for a tiny, half-filled bun. If I could, I would give it zero...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the place to go if you love lobster rolls. It is outside, it comes with fries and is overstuffed with lobster. It comes with either mayonnaise or butter. So good, Do not miss,

Thank Suzette60
Reviewed 5 days ago

We just finished up a Maine trip, which included southern Maine, Portland, and mid-coast, eating lobster rolls at every highly rated lobster joint along the way (with the exception of Red's, as I wasn't interested in standing with my kids on the side of the...More

Thank cap31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The single greatest Lobster Roll my wife has ever eaten! Huge pieces of lobster. She raved! A must if your are in Boothbay Harbor.

Thank dgsny2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been dying to get to Shannon's again since trying last summer . They have it all together ! Yummy lobster roll . Best coleslaw . I think I will go next weekend !

Thank MainePerfectionist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best lobster roll you will ever have will be here. It is fabulous. The service is friendly and fast. Nice setting and clean area.

Thank Squawbrook
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our innkeepers suggested Shannon’s as a place to get lobster rolls just as good as Red’s Eats and without the hour long wait. This was great! Delicious.

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Chicago I had 1-2 lobster rolls a day from Boston to Boothbay Harbor and back for a week. Shannon’s took the win! Easily the best bang for the buck. Plenty of Lobster served up on the roll with butter. Keep up the good...More

Thank coreyw627
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Honestly my favorite lobster roll anywhere. No muss. No fuss. Just a darned delicious fresh lobster stuffed into a roll. That said, it's pretty pricey. But YUUUUUMMMMMMM

Thank Paula C
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Questions & Answers
24 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Shannons U | Property representative |
Good afternoon William, We are open seasonally from Memorial day weekend until Columbus Day weekend! We hope to see you this summer!
Jan K
13 September 2015|
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Response from ken v | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jan- I just spoke with Shannon's dad and was told that she will close sometime during the end of October depending upon the weather. Well worth the visit if you want a really fresh lobster roll. Spend some time in... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Granary Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1866
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-446-4921
  • E-mail
Locally owned and operated, Shannon's Unshelled delivers a traditional lobster roll on-the-go. Conveniently located at 11 Granary Way, in the heart of downtown Boothbay Harbor, we greatly value our customer's satisfaction by providing a fresh, quality lobster roll at an affordable price! Customers are sure to enjoy the stunning ocean view atmosphere, friendly service, and the tight knit community of Boothbay Harbor Maine.
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