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Sanders Lobster Company

54 Pray St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5200
+1 603-436-3716
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Mar 2017
“The very best lobster and shipping”
8 Oct 2016
“Looking for a 10 lb lobster”
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00All hours
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LOCATION
54 Pray St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5200
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2017

They can fast steam the lobsters so they can be shipped partially cooked. They will enclose seaweed for you too,

Thank Tina-Belgians
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Kelsey, the lobster expert was friendly, proficient and made us feel welcomed. We were looking for a large lobster for a birthday gift. We found it. Sanders sits right on the water. It was an educational experience for me to see the lobster and crab...More

Thank Rayjay35
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Hey, You want fresh lobsters? From 1 1/4 n up and huge ones. This is the place to go. They have steamer clams also. Got 10 bugs and 5 lbs of clams. Put'm in a cooler and they added the ice. They're right on the...More

Thank pjzip98
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Stopped in to buy lobsters on a Sunday morning. The young man who waited on us was very informative and helpful. He loaded the cooler, put in ice bags and wet mats. He even loaded it into my car. The sizes of lobsters available was...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This place is no frills seafood market. We bought 3 lobsters at a far cheaper price than at a restaurant because they come off the boat to here no middle man. They will even cook them as you wait. We bought soft shell lobsters which...More

Thank Buckeye02
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Lobsters fresh from boat daily. You buy right where they dock. Family owned and worked. Prices are great. You can't get any better.

1  Thank George S
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Bought some, cooked at home. Really fresh and tasty. Nice staff had us take a close look at the enormous lobsters that were kept in a tank...

Thank AndreasL2
Reviewed 15 June 2015

this is really more of a lobster pound, as they say in New England, than a restaurant, but I am told they will steam one for you. They have the best prices and the freshest lobsters in the area. We bought a 6.5 lb. behemoth...More

2  Thank AZmountainJoy
Reviewed 22 October 2014

A friend who lives locally took us there. We were simply told of a lobster place where you could buy cooked lobsters and eat right by the dock. He called to order ahead, and on the way we stopped by a supermarket to buy French...More

1  Thank leatfernwood
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We read the review on trip advisor and knew we had to try it. We were glad we went. When you arrive it does not look like much. It's not a Resturant as they say. The staff was great they cooked our lobster and provided...More

1  Thank Paul D
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cwservices1
Do you have seating inside or on the deck or is this just take out?
21 June 2017|
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Response from Tina-Belgians | Reviewed this property |
WIsh they did - but no, this just only a wholesale/retail seller - you literally buy the lobsters and clams right off the dock ! They offer worldwide shipping of the product. Restaurants with a view of the water, no... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Pray St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5200
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-3716
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