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City Island Lobster House

691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
+1 718-885-1459
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (25 reviews)
“lobster” (45 reviews)
“salad” (39 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had lobster tail, Manhattan clam chowder, salad, toasted bread corn desert and coffee all for$29 was excellent

Thank John E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here twice. Starting with the great garlic bread and muffins then moving to the olive tray and salad bowl before you even get to order you definitely walk away very full. The seafood platter for two is great as is twin lobster tails. The...More

Thank paco1003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service and the food was great the atmosphere and the place is good to go with family and friends highly recommended I'll go back again

Thank ruben e
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I usually don't go out for New Years but this year was different. I was in town visiting the family but because the weather has very cold and Time Square was out we all decided to head out to the Lobster House on City Island....More

Thank Ivette N
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

It's what you would expect from an old school eatery. It's decor is dated. But the food was good, like a diner good. Nothing that wowed me, but it will satisfy you. Not bad for a place that's been here for a while.

Thank Fifina108
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Checked this place out over the summer since it's one of the restaurants closest to the bridge and quicker to get to. Suggest getting there early since the parking gets congested. Went with the famiy and enjoyed all the food and the service. Since it...More

Thank KC_in_NY
Reviewed 8 November 2017

like the rest of city island: 99%er ny people having some decent fish. Lobsters were good, service was nice. ok parking, wtf else do you want?

2  Thank Ask Y
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I went there on a Wednesday night in November with 2 friends, specifically for the 2 lb lobster and steamers. It is just to the left as you come over the bridge onto City Island, but due to construction, we had to take a roundabout...More

1  Thank Joel K
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We got there on a Sunday just as they opened. JoJo the owner was standing out front to greet us. After talking for several minutes he looks at my wife and say Chardonnay (which she always drinks) then looks at me and asks what kind...More

1  Thank robhendry
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It's one of the first or the first restaurant to your left when you get off the bridge that connects city island tot he rest of the world. No long lines trying to get to the middle of the island to the other restaurants.. And...More

1  Thank joes-smoes
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28 June 2017|
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Response from Corporanj | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do. They actually have a very varied wine list.
10 February 2017|
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Response from JovanniTC | Reviewed this property |
No dress code at all. Jeans, sandals, sneakers is all fine.
23 December 2016|
Response from John M |
are you open on christmas eve and what time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-885-1459
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