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Lobster Boat

681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
+1 508-775-0486
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“lobster” (149 reviews)
“chowder” (42 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had lunch at Lobster Boat and ordered the lobster stuffed with seafood stuffing. It came with piece of sweet corn , which wasn't hot but was replaced, fries, and of course butter, tarter sauce, lemon and the usual bib. Lobster was very good and tasted...More

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were looking for somewhere to try a lobster and seafood meal and from the internet reviews the Lobster Boat seemed like a decent bet. We went there fearing that we were in for a log wait as it was labour day evening but we...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love our clam chowder and this place has the best we have ever had. Plus our lobster dinner was also outstanding. Fresh never frozen does make a difference. This is a large restaurant but the service is second to none. Also got to meet...More

Thank rc1950
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a Eatery that has great Seafood Dinners give this place a try you will not be Disappointed. The service is great and the food is excellent,fast and friendly service. The menu has a great choice of Seafood, the lobster and the mussels are...More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I eat at the lobster boat every time we visit the cape. If you're a lobster fan we definitely recommend the twin lobsters. The lobster boat serves the best New England clam chowder we have ever found. Thick and creamy and delicious....More

Thank mickey85381
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our waitress, Tina Marie, was awesome. Twin lobster dinners were great and the buffalo chicken salad and potato skins were excellent. The Bloody Mary with a lobster claw was delicious! So good we went twice.

Thank Lyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice view from dining room above the Parker River. Typical seafood restaurant ambiance. Service was poor, food fair, many better choices on the cape

Thank Bob I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit the Cape regularly and always look for good restaurants that are well run and serve quality food. It was late in the day and we did not have a reservation anywhere for a great dinner. Everywhere we call had either no seating or...More

1  Thank Delmar57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful early evening dinner on the first Saturday in September at the Lobster Boat on the west bank of Parker's River in Yarmouth, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Plenty of parking and no wait for a table at 5:30. When I left, the lot was...More

Thank Robert J S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently had Lobster dinner here and gotta say..It was the worst I ever had. There was so much water in the lobster it flooded my plate, lobster was cold AND they served something that was suppose to be butter, but we couldn't figure out what...More

Thank Dona I
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Edluff | Reviewed this property |
The Lobster Boat is, pure and simply, a tourist trap ripoff. Food is poor, drinks are poor, service is questionable and now ut appears, policies are fraudulant. there are many good restaurants in the area. Avoid this one....
20 January 2016|
Response from jonibee | Reviewed this property |
I would call before you go to see if they're open as alot of places close down for the Winter months and re-open in the Spring. I do not have their telephone number so you would have to google it to get it. It's worth going... More
22 September 2015|
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Response from denise c | Reviewed this property |
lots of seafood dishes a few steak choices, but keep in mind it is Cape Cod & they are noted for great seafood. There menu is on their website, great ocean views, just ask to sit near the window, they are always glad to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  West Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-775-0486
The Lobster Boat has been serving affordable family meals to locals and visitors for over 30 years. We are open for lunch and dinner from noon daily and serve the freshest and finest local seafood from our own Fish Market located on the premises.Our unique casual waterfront seafood experience allows you to enjoy our Cape Cod style outdoor waterfront dining pier or our protected enclosed dining room, both situated on scenic Parkers River overlooking the Marina.We feature daily and weekly specials and offer cocktails, wine and delicious refreshing frozen drinks from our boat bar. Our menu includes favorites like our homemade onion rings, Lobster Boat Combo, 3 lb. Lobster and Cape Cod Platter.Our continued success is based on providing our customers with quality, value and unsurpassed hospitality in a true Cape Cod waterfront setting. We thank you for joining us and hope you enjoy your experience and come again.
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