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Lobster Shanty

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2905 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2558
+1 508-255-9394
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

OMG their hot lobster roll has a whole lobster on it drenched in butter with fries and slaw for $19.99

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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My favorite lobster roll restaurant was closed so I decided to try this place out. Bad idea. The lobster roll was on a cold, plain dry hotdog bun and the lobster meat had a terrible fishy taste. It seems as though the lobster meat sat in water way too long or wasn't cooked properly. I have enjoyed many lobster rolls... More 

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Thank katre1001
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6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped at this restaurant and was hoping for a good meal of fried clams with bellies. The platter was definitely full, but the clams were somewhat soggy. The French fries and coleslaw were just ok. Kind of disappointing.

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Thank Beth R
Woodbridge
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

After a great day at the National Seashore we decided to eat at the Lobster Shanty. I was GREATLY disappointed in the food - we ordered take out - bowl of Clam Chowder ended up as a cup of tasteless "Lobster Bisque" - the "lobster roll" for $15.95 was also tasteless and I was very surprised to see the filler... More 

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Ohio
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Wife and I stopped here on 9/11 and had lunch. Very reasonable prices and large portions!.....Highly recommended.

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Thank edsel52
Massachusetts
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Visited on Sunday sept. 4th. after walking the National seashore. I should have read the TA reviews a little better and should have sat out side to avoid a tip. The place was a little run down. I ordered the WHOLE belly clams for 23$. This was a huge disappointment for a seafood place. The clams had literally no bellies.... More 

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383 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The lobster special if 2 for $19.95 is pretty good but nothing comes with it. The lobster was tasty but the sides were not and too expensive.

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Thank 970alexanderp
Rome, New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The service was terrable. Our server did not talk to us at all besides when he took our order and asked some questions. I needed some more water and napkin, found someone setting at the bar to ask. I called 2times when I got back home and got the name of the general manager but no one knew when he... More 

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Thank 11228anita
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped on trip up to P-town. Though lobster roll not bad certainly not best on the Cape. Fish & Chips adequate. Greek salad OK.

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Thank Patricia L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Grabbed a take out. Average food for a good price with outdoor seating. Good for a quick family lunch or dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2905 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2558
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Eastham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-9394

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?