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Ray's Seafood & Lobsters

€€ - €€€American, Seafood
1677 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2235
+1 603-436-7425
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood
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1677 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2235
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love the fried shrimp, and the view from upstairs. Great place for some of our great fresh seafood. A local place that has been here for decades, brings back great memories.

Thank finney9685
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to Rye when we can. We usually go fishing and then eat at Rays. 08/27/2017 we did just that again. We got some haddock, scallops and shrimp with a fantastic clam chowder to start out our meal, a very tasty Margarita rinsed our...More

Thank Ken-Zoe S
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Some locals recommend Ray's Seafood on Ocean Drive. Jackpot! We sat outside (our option) facing the ocean! It just keeps getting better! The service was excellent. A very comfortable and casual place. The seafood chowder, my appetizer, was off the charts delicious! Loaded with seafood...More

Thank 171donnao
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Stopped here for a late lunch the other day after a whale watch out of Rye, NH. We sat inside although there is outside seating available as well as a takeout window. The food was very good. My husband had onion rings and clam chowder...More

Thank kedavis4
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The cutest place and awesome service! I have never had lobster pie but I highly recommend end it! The clam chowder was very clammy and yummy too. The lobster was so tender and sweet. It's right on the water so great views.

1  Thank Ronda J
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

After a day at the beach we stopped into ray's for dinner and had the twin 1 1/4 # lobsters !!! WOW what a meal ! Sarah our waitress was wonderful.

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit to Ray's and it was so great. We had a seat inside, where it was nice and cool after being out in the hot sun on the beach. Everything we ordered was delicious: fresh haddock for the fish and chips,...More

1  Thank Katie R
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I’d been to Ray’s Seafood Restaurant before. Ray’s specializes in lobster, so lobsters are everywhere ~ out in the parking lot where giant lobster claws hold up partitioning ropes, on the sides of the buildings with buoys, in the windows; and, there’s even one on...More

1  Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

My husband came to this place when he was a kid. I love that we didn't have to be dressed up and very kid friendly. The food is so fresh and cooked perfectly. My son finally ate something he would NEVER eat at home and...More

1  Thank Janice B
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We had steamed lobster and stuffed haddock , the lobster was sweet and delicious and the fish was fresh and there was a very generous portion of it . Courtney our server was very nice and efficient with a full house downstairs .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
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10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1677 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2235
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-7425
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