We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hingham Lobster Pound

4 Broad Cove Rd, Route 3A, Hingham, MA 02043-1818
+1 781-749-1984
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
4 Broad Cove Rd, Route 3A, Hingham, MA 02043-1818
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (60)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Same family owns this then owned it when I was a kid. My wife and I got the same top quality lobsters, clam plates, and best onion rings ever, per usual.

Thank mrg4244
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Just around the corner from Hingham Beach, you can easily drive by this tiny seafood shack. But, especially on the weekend, you'll probably see a line of people waiting to get inside and place their order. Typical fried seafood fare with a generous portion of...More

Thank nottinghall
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Ok people, what the heck was that I just ate? I for the life of me do not understand the thought behind Hingham Lobster Pounds "lobster roll". First of all, a new England Lobster Roll IS NOT served on 2 pieces of white bread and...More

2  Thank freddidiponzio
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We stopped by the Hingham Lobster Pound on 3A to pick up plate of fried Haddock (grilled also available) and paid extra $1. for onion rings instead of French fries (Also ordered crabby cakes which came with french fries and we shared!) It had a...More

1  Thank sakatay20142018
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Have heard raves about this place for years. Stopped today because it was raining and there was no one else there. Fried haddock, onion rings and Cole slaw. Fish was kind of thin, limp and wet in the batter. Nothing held together and it had...More

Thank Virginia M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

All the foods are great. I especially like to stop and get a fish cake plate, so inexpenisve, and go to the harbor and watch water and seagulls there. Many others, I have seen doing the same thing. Picnic tables are available at harbor. A...More

1  Thank Em E
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I love to give places kudos when they offer something unique, consistently executed without inevitably resting on a past reputation in order to milk undiscerning clientele. The lobster pound *could* go that route, but thanks to to the gods of lobster, they really do not....More

Thank Hawker78
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

This take out only place has a wide selection of seafood and preparations. Picked up two lobster rolls and they were fantastic! Parking is a challenge and it is not an easy in, easy out as far as the highway goes. Will try again before...More

Thank Z4390QDdenisec
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Stopped here to grab lunch on a recommendation and it didn't disappoint. My husband and I ordered a small fried clam, a small fried scallops and 2 fish cakes. Very fresh and amazingly good, OMG. I could have ordered it again eaten the same thing....More

Thank RubySlippers62
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I hesitate to review this place as it is already quite a busy spot. The prices are unbelievable and the food is so fresh and delicious! It is take out only and parking is very limited but you can't beat the price for a very...More

Thank skeeterplustbone
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Arbor Inn Motor Lodge
13 reviews
3.60 km away
Nantasket Beach Resort
987 reviews
3.69 km away
Nantasket Hotel at the Beach
217 reviews
3.91 km away
Boston Motel
146 reviews
7.10 km away
Nearby Restaurants
217 reviews
.98 km away
Square Cafe
173 reviews
.99 km away
Nona's Homemade
77 reviews
1.06 km away
The Snug
107 reviews
.98 km away
Nearby Attractions
Loring Hall
71 reviews
1.15 km away
Whitney and Thayer Woods
11 reviews
1.05 km away
Old Ship Church
13 reviews
1.30 km away
Hingham Bathing Beach
21 reviews
1.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
14 June 2016|
Response from CoachBrez | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the restaurant.
13 January 2015|
Response from WILLIAM R | Reviewed this property |
Always had the deep fried Shrimp and some fries. Looking forward to going there this summer
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Broad Cove Rd, Route 3A, Hingham, MA 02043-1818
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hingham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-749-1984
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing