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Yankee Lobster Fish Market

300 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2314
+1 617-345-9799
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster roll” (309 reviews)
“seafood” (168 reviews)
“fries” (107 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
300 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2314
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a walk in “ hole in the wall” type of joint with great food this is it. Might have been the highlight to a trip that included Michelin Stars and high end dining. Wear a t shirt and get a big lobster....More

Thank Country1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hate to share this. I asked my cousin what restaurant in Seaport Boston has the best lobster roll. He told me Yankee Lobster. It was the best lobster roll that I ever had. This a no frills place with a pleasant and friendly staff.

Thank 1fatcat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is free parking between Yankee and Harpoon Brewery. Grab a tour at the brewery, then dinner at Yankee, and get fresh lobster to go. I ordered the crab cakes and a tuna sandwich for dinner. Delicious. I took 19 lobsters back home with me...More

Thank RoundRockFoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the hot lobster roll $25.99 and the fried catfish special. The catfish is not a local specialty of course and was just average. The lobster roll had a ton of lobster but very little flavor. Two drinks and a fried oyster appetizer that...More

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is delicious seafood, the real deal, no frills and gimmicks to distract you and overprice the items. Really, really, as fresh as it can get and as delicious as it can be. NO FISHY SMELL ANYWHERE. The Clam Chowder is definitely the best I...More

Thank Mimiatsfo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come back revisit this restaurant 10 years later. We were disappointed with the lobster. Its was cold, over cooked, mushy and hard to crack. This time, the diner was very crowded and long line waiting just to put in order. The lobster price was triple...More

Thank Young707
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh my lobster! This was ONE OF THE BEST lobster rolls I have had in a long time. To start off, it was jam packed with lobster meat. Overflowing in fact. The meat was tossed lightly with the perfect amount of mayo and lemon. The...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and 5 friends dined here and we all loved it. This was our last dinner while in Boston for a week. We dined at all of the top spots and this was hands down....our favorite! I go every time I'm here. Best lobster roll...More

1  Thank Al F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We his place is awesome. It is a bit of a ‘hole in He wall’ vibe, which is awesome. I recommend the traditional lobster roll. Couldn’t be better.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While riding on a shuttle bus we engaged in a conversation about quality seafood with the driver. We had just passed, what he considered, the freshest, best tasting seafood in the Boston Harbor area. Of course we took note and a couple of hours later...More

Thank AsEyeSeizeIt
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Questions & Answers
30 March 2018|
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Response from ChefDaveMc | Reviewed this property |
yes. its a small place. rough and ready
Chelsea A
26 September 2017|
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Response from S h | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but would they let you get lobsters on the plane?
13 September 2017|
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Response from Sheila C | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking around the corner on the left.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2314
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-345-9799
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