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Lobster Claw - CLOSED

3 N Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4872
+1 609-494-0400
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  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible38%
20 Apr 2016
“Cooking a Lobster is NOT Rocket Science!”
30 Aug 2015
“Not really that good.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3 N Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4872
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

What a rip off. We have stopped to eat in roadside spots in Maine and other New England states that know how to properly cook Lobster. That, in no way, is close to the worst of those. Let's run through or last visit. We get...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

My family and I went there for dinner. My kids left hungry. For a seafood restaurant they had the worst popcorn shrimp. My other daughter had chicken tenders. They were just as bad and the fries were soggy. I had king crab legs. They were...More

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The people who run this restaurant obviously failed Customer Service 101. Ten of us returned to this restaurant which we have been to every year for at least the last 5 years. One of us ordered a filet mignon which was inedible (It tasted like...More

Thank langmom
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The seafood here is amazing! The interior of the resturant is very nice and the staff is good. I wish they'd offer cup's of soup and not just bowls though. The outside however needs touched up, it's unappealing from the outside but it's really a...More

Thank XAbbeyX
Reviewed 25 August 2015

When you first walk into the lobster claw you're greeted by what I believe is the owner. Wonderful woman! I've always had a wonderful experience here. I ordered the lobster Mac and Cheese and believe me it was incredible! Defiantly the place to go for...More

Thank Hannah1324
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Our family has been eating at Lobster Claw for years. Now known as The Claw, there have been some changes but it's still a go-to for us. The food is good, prices are reasonable and we have never had a hard time getting a table.

Thank Kristine412
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Prices were way too high for such horrible food. There were 4 of us and 2 out of 4 became ill from it. Serves was the only nice thing.

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The good - Lobster Bisque/Hushpuppies - we were both very happy with our appetizers. Dinner left us with mixed reviews. I had the broiled shrimp in 'garlic love butter'. He had the crab cakes. He was satisfied, but felt the quality wasn't where it used...More

Thank 4deb
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We love The Claw for terrific seafood and best prices on the island. Warm, friendly service. Always made to feel welcome!

Thank beachhouselbi
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

My wife ordered the clams and I ordered the hush puppies for appetizer. I got my appetizer first. Immediately after I got my dinner I was two bites into my app and yet my wife still didn't get her app. She had order shrimp for...More

Thank NA N
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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 N Long Beach Blvd, Surf City, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4872
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-0400
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