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Off the Boat Lobsters

2 Seabury Rd, York, ME 03909-5160
+1 207-337-8885
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“crustaceans” (3 reviews)
“fresh lobster” (4 reviews)
“call ahead” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood
2 Seabury Rd, York, ME 03909-5160
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a potential authentic spot - however with above market prices and cash only - limits the experience **be advised - Nearest ATM is 1.5 mike away on busy route 1 and charges $3.50 to withdraw (cash only is buried on their website) Better pricing...More

Thank cgasbarro
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This is a the best place to purchase fresh caught lobsters dockside. You can watch the crates of lobsters being unloaded from the boats as they come in from clearing the traps.

Thank Alan_Kittery
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

When researching places in Portland this gem showed up. We added it to our trip to go take pictures and just stop by. If you're near there for dinner or lunch stop in and have them cook a lobster for ya. Super friendly young man...More

Thank usseffb
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

It's the first experience we had with a soft shell lobster. We had never even heard of them. Larry got one cooked on site. They're smaller and sweeter tasting, we were told. He was handed a screaming hot crustacean in a bag and off we...More

Thank PinkTrixie
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The freshest Lobster that you can get unless you dive in the sea and get it yourself.( and that's not recommended)

Thank labrador47
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Great little place to get fresh lobster and steamers. Fast staff and good prices. Our lobsters and steamers were delicious!!! Wish I was there getting some now!

Thank Liberty M
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

First time we visited this lobster pound - - we’ll be back there again. The young dude that helped up was very knowledgeable - - told us about soft and hard shelled lobsters and made recommendations as to which ones were the best values and...More

Thank Cristito C
ldonnellME, Owner at Off the Boat Lobsters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We truly appreciate it here at OTBL. The dock is a casual lobster shack and your info is spot on! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 19 September 2016

We were two tourists looking for the authentic experience and this place did not disappoint. We stopped by earlier in the day and placed an order for a few lobsters, cooked, and we collected them later on. You can watch the boats come in and...More

3  Thank Jenpowell31
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This lobster stand on the York River offers the best lobsters in York. The staff is very knowledgeable and will cook your lobsters for you if you are on the go. The lobster boats are tied up right there on the dock - you can't...More

Thank PMGpmg
Reviewed 1 September 2016

You can call this your last place to find the freshest lobster possible. On the dock; fresh off the lobster boat. The folks who operate this market are all family from the lobstering industry. They are very friendly and helpful. Every afternoon after 3 PM...More

5  Thank labrador47
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Questions & Answers
26 June 2016|
Response from ldonnellME | Property representative |
Hi there! We sell JUST lobster. There is a local brewery about five minutes where you can go sample beer and eat your lobsters called SOME Brewery. We are take out only. Hope that helps! -Lindsey
9 September 2015|
Response from ldonnellME | Property representative |
Hi Sharon, If you bring a cooler, we sell ice or you can bring your own. We will pack up your lobsters with wet paper bags for you. Currently our softshell one pounders are 5.50 per lb. However, we do run specials... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Seabury Rd, York, ME 03909-5160
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York
  • Phone Number: +1 207-337-8885
Live And Cooked Whole Lobsters Directly Off The Boat!
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