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Ford's Lobster

15 Riverview Ave, Noank, CT 06340-5736
+1 860-536-2842
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster bomb” (44 reviews)
“clam chowder” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
15 Riverview Ave, Noank, CT 06340-5736
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were looking for lobster and this place was recommended by several people. They were right. Good prices. Have to byob though and even though we went at 7:30 we waited over an hour. Worth the wait. Would go again. Would have been 5 stars...More

Thank garyz2353
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was very but that's it. We arrived at 6 didn't get seated till 8:30. We had a party of 6 which is not that big. This is a byob place, that includes even water. Wait staff takes your order, brings it and then...More

Thank tom n
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wow what a day after getting off the speedy little Craig Cat boats from Mystic Boat Adventures we went right up the street to Ford's. Lobster Rueben Sandwich to dye for. The view was great. The traditional Lobster roll was unbelievable. It was a day...More

Thank alvinf32
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is certainly a find. Wonderful little place on the water in Noank which is a gorgeous area. You really think you are in Nantucket. The boats are magnificent but the best is the food is outstanding. The mussels in lemongrass, curry and coconut milk...More

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 4 days ago

Maybe from 2 to 4 in the afternoon, you can get to sit quickly, but, otherwise, you better plan on waiting. They have a byob policy which slows down table turnover, so. People do what we wanted to do:sip wine, nibble on our food, enjoy...More

Thank george g
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When you arrive, there will most likely be a wait. It is very small with limited seating. I loved everything from the sign hanging were you check in (a must read), the view, and of course the lobster bomb with lobster bisque. Kudos to the...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Be prepared to experience some of the best seafood you've ever tasted. This humble establishment sits on a dock right on the water (keep your cell phones in your pockets and your flip flops on your feet for fear of losing either into the water!)....More

Thank Fran621
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a beautiful boat ride to fords lobstering Noank ct! Dock help was excellent and friendly! Wait staff was awesome. It's an out door dinning experience very casual! The menu is heavy on lobster as one mighty expect. The menu is very imaginative the food...More

Thank plcdmd
Reviewed 1 week ago

wow! I was shock on how fresh the seafood is here. Must try there Lobster Roll and Lobster & Avocado Grilled Cheese! The Best! Service is great!

Thank KingKongNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed an excellent lunch on the water here. Had a good lobster roll and lobster soup. Service was excellent!

Thank zimmerang
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Anne S
15 August 2017|
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Response from Jenn J | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I know they have regular glass glasses.
9 July 2017|
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Response from loveftlaud | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure....we stayed outside...great views and breeze
9 July 2017|
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Response from Christine C | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes, A/C inside, people might feel warmer inside because of the cooking??. We ate outside it was a beautiful day. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Riverview Ave, Noank, CT 06340-5736
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Noank
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-2842
not far from Mystic, CT
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