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City Island Lobster House

691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
+1 718-885-1459
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (81 reviews)
“garlic bread” (27 reviews)
“salad” (41 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We found the wait staff to be excellent. The prices were reasonable and the dinners were large and plentiful.

Thank pop0515
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was bland and overpriced. Save your money. If you are a seafood person this is not the place for you. You will be disappointed.

Thank miasolo84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is not so bad and outdoor dining will be fine when the roadworks will be over The oyters are good, the softshell cranb correct but in a too heavy creamy sauce...Just at the pan with a little butter and a slice of lemon...More

Thank Monpetit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

She has got me to heaven with her creator it we still enjoy visiting this formidable place. Great service and even greater food! Great portions at great prices! A must do if you are in City Island!

Thank JLuSantiago
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best food in city island. I recommend this place for anyone wanting to eat seafood. Also great service.

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We live at the Jersey shore and are very particular about our seafood. The lobster house did not disappoint. Anthony our server was great. The antipasto, breads, and salad were delicious. We had dungeness and king crab. The portions were so huge we had meals...More

Thank Lynnobl
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Very good place for lobsters , very busy , nice staff , we had the feast lobster , it was very good and plentiful, really a feast for king! Worth every penny! Will come back! Just make sure you come hungry

Thank Amer E
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Sprawling. Apparently, a City Island fixture. Food is excellent. Lobster roll, steamed clams are perfect. No need for the complimentary cubed cheese/olive and soggy salad. Too much food and not great. Sit outside if not too cold or just bundle up. Inside has unfortunate stale...More

Thank Ritz1165
Reviewed 31 March 2018

I've been to all the restaurants on CI and the Lobster House i the best in so many ways esp value. You get great food and lots of it without sacrificing quality for quantity all with courteous service and a great atmosphere. I went with...More

Thank Thomas M
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

City island is know for the best seafood and this place certainly does not disappoint . We were greeted by a valet to park our car and once inside we were greeted by the host who led us to our table . Our waitress was...More

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28 June 2017|
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Response from Corporanj | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do. They actually have a very varied wine list.
11 February 2017|
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Response from JovanniTC | Reviewed this property |
No dress code at all. Jeans, sandals, sneakers is all fine.
24 December 2016|
Response from John M |
are you open on christmas eve and what time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-885-1459
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