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Abbott's Lobster In The Rough

117 Pearl St, Noank, CT 06340-5763
+1 860-536-7719
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lobster” (462 reviews)
“chowder” (82 reviews)
“corn on the cob” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 Pearl St, Noank, CT 06340-5763
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pure luck we were there the last weekend of their season; you would never have known it by the vast menu and choices. Everything was prepared beautifully and tasted scrumptious. I had baked clams, my boyfriend had clams on the half shell and we shared...More

Thank amanda d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

got the lobster feast, for $35 it was a steal. you get clam chowder which was excellent, a bowl of steamers and mussels which didn't taste the freshest and a whole lobster which was good, but for some reason not as good as other lobster...More

Thank megon d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told that Abbott's was the place to get the best lobster in Mystic. I ordered the lobster chowder and a lobster roll. the chowder was the best part and the reasons I would not rate it lower. The lobster roll was awful!!! It...More

Thank killerbeeinvest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing beats lobster, especially when eaten while sitting at a picnic table with some lifelong friends on a beautiful summer afternoon overlooking Noank's scenic harbor. Oh! Abbotts has served fresh lobster for over 60 years and it has always been fresh, sweet, and delicious. The...More

Thank Bruce O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After visiting the Lighthouses in New London CT !we found our way to Noank CT. And went to Abbotts in the Rough. A great place to visit if you want a nice lobster dinner and sides of clam chowder cole slaw and a dessert along...More

Thank poppy843
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to try their popular lobster roll it was a quarter pound of warm buttered lobster meat piled high on a small toasted hamburger bun. The sandwich comes with pickles, coleslaw, and a bag of potato chips. Two things I would point out:...More

Thank donbo55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped at Abbott's on the way up to Cape Cod this past weekend with a couple of friends. It was here that we had our first Lobster Roll of many over the course of several days and several different places. It was honestly the...More

Thank DNapTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I fell upon this place by accident while searching for restaurants in the Groton, CT area. It is way off the beaten path. It's a fascinating drive through history as you wind through a neighborhood that was built in the mid-1800's. What...More

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We shared the New England Lobster Feast. Plenty of food. The only complaint is that the clams were gritty with sand.

Thank Marion T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had family visit us from North Carolina and when that happens that means Lobster. Naturally, that means Abbott's Lobster in the Rough. I've been eating here since Ernie Abbott owned and ran it 45 years ago. Needless to say, in that time I've seen...More

Thank repeiii72
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Kevin C
23 July 2017|
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Response from TravelPro17 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I think so. Give them a call.
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28 May 2017|
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Response from GRiegel | Reviewed this property |
I would guess the reference was Mystic - Noank is a lovely spread-out village...partly on the hillside leading to the water...a bit "fun" to navigate. Marinas and Abbotts's and the Clam Shack are about it. Plenty of shops in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Pearl St, Noank, CT 06340-5763
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Noank
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-7719
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