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Water Prince Corner Shop and Lobster Pound

141 Water St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1A8, Canada
+1 902-368-3212
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“chowder” (233 reviews)
“lobster” (507 reviews)
“potato salad” (70 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
141 Water St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1A8, Canada
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Reviewed September 21, 2011

It's a really small but nice restaurant. I got a 2lbs lobster. It's awesome. We got recommended by the guy from our hostel. I will go back again if I have the chance!

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank fei918
Reviewed September 20, 2011

The fish at Water Prince Cornershop is unquestionably fresh, but the virtues of the place pretty much stop there. The fish and chips are needlessly oversalted, the batter is lackluster, the chips are not crisp, and the vegetables, overcooked. My partner's $22 order of sauteed...More

Date of visit: September 2011
1  Thank Manas19
Reviewed September 20, 2011

Basic good food but overpriced- if you want a dining experience you will remember I would pass

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank Mike C
Reviewed September 12, 2011

This is the best little family restaurant for seafood. It's always packed and you are best to make reservations to be guanteed seats! The staff is very friendly and you definitely enjoy a great meal!

Date of visit: August 2011
2  Thank averyles
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Excellent dinner. 1 l/b of Mussels with your Lobster. Favourite of locals. Reservation is a must!

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank Owen M
Reviewed September 9, 2011

Afte reading the reviews here, my wife and I stopped by for dinner tonight ( Sept 9). Although you need a reservation, they got us in without one. We both enjoyed our meal and the prices were reasonable. The service was not as good as...More

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed September 6, 2011

We found that for truly great FRESH PEI seafood, the Water Prince is the place to go. It is not a fancy place but oh, that chowder! I have never even liked mussels until I had that huge fresh steaming bowl presented as an appetizer....More

Date of visit: August 2011
1  Thank ladybanks
Reviewed September 2, 2011

Had the best lobster of my holiday here. The Coconut cream pie is also divine. Get there early at lunch it fills up. One of the best places to eat in the area and worth traveling too.

Thank Bingocheater
Reviewed September 1, 2011

Went to Water Prince Corner shop for the first time today even though we only live 15 minutes away from it and now we know what we have been missing.It was GREAT. I had the clams and my husband had the fish and chips. Lots...More

Date of visit: September 2011
1  Thank JanetC62
Reviewed September 1, 2011

Since Regis and Kelly visited this place it is busier than ever - you must have a reservation! This is a special place - no airs, not fancy - just plain good food, at a good price. There are people from around the world eating...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank JCaven
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August 14, 2018|
Response from waterprince | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not accept reservations for lunch when a cruise ship is in. The cruise ships dock about two blocks from our location and there is a lot of foot traffic. We often have a line up at the door on these days... More
August 14, 2018|
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Response from waterprince | Property representative |
Unfortunately unless it is a service animal we are not able to have animals in any dining areas. This is a Dept of Health regulation, not our decision. We have a letter from them dated July 2017 that makes it clear animals... More
May 19, 2017|
Response from waterprince | Property representative |
yes we do take out tks;
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Water St, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 1A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-368-3212
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