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Water Prince Corner Shop and Lobster Pound

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$$ - $$$
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
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141 Water St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
+1 902-368-3212
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Calgary, Canada
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91 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stopped by for a late dinner before we drove to the Inn on the other side of PEI. We were able to get a table outside right away. We got there just before seven and as soon as we sat down, a line started forming. It looked like a lot of the tables inside were reserved. We ordered the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

During our trip to PEI my husband was on a constant quest for good chowder and this place was recommended by a local construction worker who my husband struck up a conversation with. It did not disappoint. Great food!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch early October. Staff were polite and the place has a cute little vibe. Only complaint was the fish seemed different. Not sure what type of fish they use, my guess is it was previously frozen, or they are using a low grade generic white fish. I could be wrong. Prices a little on high side - but... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This little place has the best seafood chowder. I found the scallops to be very good and the lobster looked fantastic but was not hungry enough to tackle one. I would go back there and hope to some time to try the lobster. I would suggest making reservations since it is very small and quite busy in the evening.

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

VEry down home atmosphere. Small seating area so go on off hours perhaps. VEry popular for sea food dishes.

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Invermere, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Simply put, get there either well before lunch hour or well after. You will not find it easy to get a seat. Lobster was 33 dollars for the first pound and 5 dollars for every extra quarter pound but it comes with an enormous bowl of mussels! Worth it for good lobster. I had a 1.25 lobster which was perfect... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A phone call got us a reservation at a very popular restaraunt in downtown Charlottetown. It is located in a small, older converted house. Lots of history with pictures on the wall of celebrity visits let's you know of the popularity of this restaraunt. Our family of 5 enjoyed the lobster dinner with chowder or mussels to start and your... More 

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Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

On their last night of the season, we ordered their lobster dinner and scallop dinner. The lobster dinner came with a mediocre, fairly salty seafood chowder (or mussels). The lobster was boiled and good; the home cut fries were delicious. The scallops were over cooked, dry and rubbery. Disappointing for a restaurant which specializes in seafood. The potato salad was... More 

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Angus, ON
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was a great place to start our seafood adventures in the Maritimes! The staff was very friendly and welcoming. We were seated by the window so we could people watch, which was great! The chowder and biscuit were delicious ... lots of seafood in the chunky chowder and very fresh biscuit! Followed this with Fish Cakes with fries, slaw... More 

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Crown Point, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

When you drive around Prince Edward Island, you will probably notice that just about every restaurant seems to offer a Lobster Dinner and even many of the churches too! You can’t go wrong with a Lobster Dinner from the Water Prince Corner Shop and Lobster Pound; delicious food and great atmosphere. It is a small place with only a few... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, 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: 141 Water St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-368-3212

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?