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Ray's Seafood & Lobsters

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1677 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2235
+1 603-436-7425
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10:00 - 20:00
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Ossipee, New Hampshire
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

I love RAY'S! Always have! The food is always great. Best chowda eva! Always cooked perfectly! Laid back and casual. Fair prices. If you want to wear a tux and pay 10 times as much, I'm sure you can have some options that you wont find here. If you want the BEST seafood in the area, this is where you... More 

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Thank sep5908
Tilton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We were desperate for some local seafood when Brown's and Markey's were closed so we pulled into Ray's. What a surprise! My grandson was starving and I asked the waitress to put an order in for a grilled cheese for him while we searched the menu for ourselves. She came back within 5 minutes with his lunch! Excellent service. We... More 

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Fort Lauderdale
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great Clam Chowder, Twin Lobster Dinners, local beer and more. Lot's of people eating the fried seafood dinners so they must be good too. Great waitress & service.

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Thank mrenne
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I love their Haddock. It's absolutely superb - lightly coated and always done right. Our friends from Newburyport take us up and down the coast for the views, but if I can, I have them stop for lunch AND dinner at Ray's. They seldom hesitate.

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Thank Gary V
Victor, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I am a Finger Lakes (NY) resident, enjoying a visit with my sister who had recently moved to Amesbury, MA. She suggested a drive along the NH seacoast. We enjoyed the breathtaking scenery along Rye Beach, and then stopped for a seafood lunch at Ray's on Ocean Blvd. What a meal! Both of us had generous bowls of rich fish... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This was a really terrific find! Food is amazing and our waiter is the best. Clams with bellies were sweet and wonderful.

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Thank Kate K
Litchfield, New Hampshire
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

When the spoon stands up in the chowda, 'nuff said!!! Add great flavor and service and you have a winner.

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Thank MattGNHUSA
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Came here a few years ago and was disappointed. Decided to try again. Worst seafood food ever. Just no. Over cooked lobster. Horrible mushy clams and service, well...... What service. Never again.

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Thank Peter W
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Went to Ray's after a whate watching trip. Service an lobsters were great. The only thing that surprised us was the paper plates and bowls used to serve lobster and chowder.

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Thank DON016
Webster, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We went to Ray's a few times during our vacation. Just love this place, lobster chowder is the best. My husband had scallops more than once and thoroughly enjoyed them. Big THANK YOU to Sarah and Jenn who served us at the bar....you two make the best White Russians and Frozen Mudslides. We are at Hampton Beach every year.....and Ray's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 20:00
Saturday
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1677 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2235
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-7425

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