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The Lobster Shack

North Berwick Harbour | The Old Pier, North Berwick, Scotland
+44 7910 620480
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“half lobster” (43 reviews)
“mussels” (35 reviews)
“chowder” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Scottish
$$ - $$$
North Berwick Harbour | The Old Pier, North Berwick, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved this. I'm sure it's not perfect but the whole thing was just fab. I'd definitely recommend checking this place out.

Thank GO1979
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to the harbour is a pleasure but that is now accentuated by the Lobster Shack where smells of seafood cooking waft across the harbour to entice customers to queue and wait for there perfectly cooked lobster. A place for coffee or just people...More

Thank Brysey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is hard to review an establishment that delayed its opening then had 'technical' issues. I was really looking forward to coming here, but their 'slap-dash' attitude to when they were opening was appalling.

3  Thank olibot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our walk on the John Muir Way, we were looking forward to eating at the Lobster Shack, a food cart with a large, covered outside eating area located not far from the Seabird Center. We splurged on a lobster dinner (costing 31 pounds), which...More

2  Thank snappy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous visit here. Great menu, service with a smile and excellent fresh food. My niece had her first taste of lobster and she certainly was not disappointed! The lobster bisque was also fabulous. Great job guys.

Thank Blunderbusy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lobster Shack came as a very pleasant surprise. Fancy.....half a North Berwick lobster roll for GB16.00! Their lobster bisque was pretty fine as well. We were lucky that there was very little wind the day we were here and it was warm enough to...More

Thank V581ZSdonb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fish and chips here are like I remember them being when I was young, and what I always expect and never get! I have also had their sea food chowder and their lobster on different occasions. All fantastic. You can sit 'in' which is...More

Thank Hilary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well you can't really get much fresher than this place. Friends had recommended it and we weren't disappointed. We sat under the sheltered area and waited because the place does sometimes have to shut for a short time to change oil and then reheat the...More

1  Thank Luthilu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Heard about this place for an age and was not disappointment great wee menu with some serious tasty dishes we went for the half lobster n chips and have to say really enjoyed it served with a bottle of local cider it went down a...More

1  Thank Bigbearblue
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We turned up on a sunny Saturday lunchtime about 1pm looking for a light snack from The Lobster Shack. Despite the number of people milling around the harbour , surprisingly , there was no queue. We approached the counter ready to give our order only...More

4  Thank gill2112
lobstershack2, Manager at The Lobster Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the lobster shack, we appreciate all feedback - positive and negative. We would first like to offer our sincere apologies for the service you received on your visit, we aim to please all our customers and this...More

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17 July 2017|
Response from lobstershack2 | Property representative |
Sorry. No bookings as we have limited tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, British, Scottish
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Berwick Harbour | The Old Pier, North Berwick, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  North Berwick
  • Phone Number: +44 7910 620480
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