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Lobster Boat

681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
+1 508-775-0486
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  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
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Reviewed yesterday

Husband and I stopped here for dinner June 30 during a vacation to Cape Cod. There was no wait, and the two of us were seated right away at a table by the windows with a gorgeous view of the inlet. Most of the restaurant...More

Thank padutchgirl2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been many times. While the parking lot looks packed we have never had to wait to be seated. Often getting a nice spot overlooking the water and marina. Service is top notch and fast!!! Clam chowder is the best I've had and I've had a...More

Thank michael m
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had baked haddock which was yummy and my wife a queen cut prime rib which she loved. With waterfront dining what more could you ask for? Service was prompt and friendly too!

Thank John T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, great service, friendly staff. Shrimp cocktail is chilled & very good. Entree baked stuffed haddock is delicious, served hot with fresh vegetables & choice of rice, fries or baked potato. Minus the lobster sauce for me, it's very good according to my date....More

Thank Mama H
Reviewed 6 days ago

My second time visiting. Love the atmosphere. The food was delicious and quick. Had a great server and overall a good time.

Thank Rose D
Reviewed 1 week ago

So you're on the Cape for the week, the month, whatever and your drive by a restaurant shaped like a boat and called The Lobster Boat. The first thing you think is this is a tourist trap for the tourists from Ohio who have never...More

Thank Franco M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly waitress, fast and efficient service, lobster tastes good, what else can we ask for? Been here half a dozen times over the years, consistent experience. This time the 3 pounder was the biggest. Last time I had a 5 pounder that stopped the...More

Thank MarlonRU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is awful. now i remember why we have not been going back for the past 10 yrs! the best thing here was the waitress, she was friendly and helpful. the drinks, little did we know. were $12 a pop and they were not...More

Thank yankeefan13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got the swordfish. It was very good and the seasoning was fantastic. The fish itself was not amazing, but the other things were great. My son had the fish and chips and I tried both of them. They were really good. I started with the...More

Thank Coley67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spontaneously decided to eat dinner here. Wish we didn't...We sat inside by a screened floor-to-ceiling window and we were getting bitten by God knows what. My husband thinks it was fleas... No pleasant at all. The food is average, grilled shrimp...More

Thank CrisFM7
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20 January 2016|
Response from jonibee | Reviewed this property |
I would call before you go to see if they're open as alot of places close down for the Winter months and re-open in the Spring. I do not have their telephone number so you would have to google it to get it. It's worth going... More
22 September 2015|
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Response from denise c | Reviewed this property |
lots of seafood dishes a few steak choices, but keep in mind it is Cape Cod & they are noted for great seafood. There menu is on their website, great ocean views, just ask to sit near the window, they are always glad to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  West Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-775-0486
The Lobster Boat has been serving affordable family meals to locals and visitors for over 30 years. We are open for lunch and dinner from noon daily and serve the freshest and finest local seafood from our own Fish Market located on the premises.Our unique casual waterfront seafood experience allows you to enjoy our Cape Cod style outdoor waterfront dining pier or our protected enclosed dining room, both situated on scenic Parkers River overlooking the Marina.We feature daily and weekly specials and offer cocktails, wine and delicious refreshing frozen drinks from our boat bar. Our menu includes favorites like our homemade onion rings, Lobster Boat Combo, 3 lb. Lobster and Cape Cod Platter.Our continued success is based on providing our customers with quality, value and unsurpassed hospitality in a true Cape Cod waterfront setting. We thank you for joining us and hope you enjoy your experience and come again.
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