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Luke's Lobster East Village

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East Village
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93 E 7th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10009-5702
+1 212-387-8487
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious! Just go and take a mix of all ( taste of maine i think) with a beer and vinegar chips. We came from France and we wanted to eat there and sincerely it worthed it!

Thank Bellule22
LukesLobster, General Manager at Luke's Lobster East Village, responded to this review

Hello, Happy to hear you were able to try all of our delicious rolls on your visit! Perhaps on your next visit you can try our yummy New England Style Clam Chowder or our Lobster Bisque soups. They are both gluten-free and made in small batches with lots of love. Rod rod@lukeslobster.com GM Luke's Lobster East Village More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden gem that I'm glad we found! They have very fresh and delicious seafood. We ate the trio, the bisque, the claws, and lobster grilled cheese...everyone loved what they got! Very fast and friendly service too. Beware: no public restrooms!

Thank jmjjpaul
LukesLobster, General Manager at Luke's Lobster East Village, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the awesome review! Glad everyone enjoyed their food and hopefully you all come back to visit us again soon. If you visit some of our larger and newer shacks, they not only offer public restrooms, they also offer different menu items such as beers, wines, and local desserts like blueberry pie or ice cream! Rod rod@lukeslobster.com... More 

West Sussex, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Delicious quick eats - we shared a lobster roll, gruyere and lobster sandwich and a clam chowder. Perfect quick lunch, seriously tasty food!! This is a 'grab your food and go' place - wouldn't want to spend too much time in there as it's quite small and the smell of all the cooking is quite over-powering. FYI - doesn't serve... More 

Thank Jo P
Bengaluru, India
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Not too expensif (between 10-20$ for a roll) and really good. However the rolls are kinda small unfortunately

Thank thibriedmat
North Carolina
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you appreciate lobster, then this is the spot for you. I was a little taken aback by the prices. Yes, I know, it is seafood - better yet lobster but $21 for a sandwich, side and chips... I purchased the lobster sandwich, it is not a very large portion size. I was surprised that it was served cold, I... More 

Thank Tiffany W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

This place is in the "The Plaza" hotel and food court. There are plenty of things to choose from but I think Luke's is the best! I ate the trip. This was the crab, shrimp, lobster. There are no fillers in here. It is 100% meat in between these buns. It is 20.00 but so worth it. The lobster is... More 

Thank Bridget P
Naples, Florida
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

A hole in the wall but that is what this place is about. Come for the Lobster Roll. Expensive but a real pleasure to shell out the dough

1 Thank lazoffb
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend tried the Trio rolls (crab roll, lobster roll and shrimp roll) for lunch and from the first bite we where sold and immediately regretted that we already had made dinner plans. I would move to East Village just to be close to Luke's Lobster and be able to eat it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. That's... More 

Thank Sofia G
Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

If you are a foodie and heading to NYC this is definitively a place to stop by, the Chelsea market offer every deli you like. If you are lobster in love go to Luke's lobster they serve fantastic lobster roll. T is not a seated place it is more like a seafood bar where you can buy raw fish for... More 

Thank Laurent-Suiss
Vienna, Austria
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Small place with only a few places to sit. The lobster rolls were amazing, perfect place for a quick lunch or dinner.

Thank collectingmoments2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 E 7th St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10009-5702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-387-8487

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