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Water Prince Corner Shop and Lobster Pound

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141 Water Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
(902) 368 3212
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 282
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    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 27
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  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Seafood on the Island

Our favourite restaurant for fish and chips, and fresh seafood. They have the greatest staff working there, remember patrons by name, and make you feel like family. Very busy spot, reservations are recommended, but walk ins are welcome. Love it so much, only complaint is they are closed November... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Diana L
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Stratford, Canada
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Stratford, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Our favourite restaurant for fish and chips, and fresh seafood. They have the greatest staff working there, remember patrons by name, and make you feel like family. Very busy spot, reservations are recommended, but walk ins are welcome. Love it so much, only complaint is they are closed November until May and I miss their food in the winter!

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Stratford, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Been to Water Prince Corner Shop many times. It is the go-to place for my family when we need a fish fix. Always good service; often over-crowded so reservations are highly recommended. Staff are excellent. When Regis and Kathy did their series of TV shows here, this place became Kathy's favourite hangout for her kids and herself. Made international news!

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Charlottetown, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The food is excellent and they serve fresh Island seafood along with other items if your not a seafood lover. The place is small and therefore everything is freshly cooked, if coming in the summer would recommend a reservation as when stars are in town they eat here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Came here for dinner with my wife. Did not leave disappointed. Great mussels and excellent lobster. The fish and chips were very good as well.

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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is where I take visitors for lobster. Walking by you might think it was a corner store, until you notice the few tables outside (sit there if you can, weather permitting). Inside it is very cramped, and during tourist season it's ALWAYS full. Last time I had visitors we had the steamed mussels, 1 1/2 lb lobsters each, and... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This place is wonderful! The service has got that extra special genuine friendliness that is often hard to find. It was full of locals who seemed to be regulars as the waitresses spoke to most people by their first name. My first course was the seafood chowder. All I can say is delicious! It was full of seafood chunks and... More 

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Charlottetown, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is one of the best sea food restaurants in Charlottetown PEI! Many dishes, great atmosphere and the foodies always delicious!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Loved the atmosphere in this place. Food was great too. Had the lobster, which was very fresh. Wonderful desserts!

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Melbourne, Australia
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99 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our hosts at the Dawson House B&B recommended this place as it presents excellent seafood and at a very reasonable price. From outside you could walk straight past but it is extremely popular with tourists and one needs to book, arrive early and be prepared to wait, or take a walk and come back when requested. The specialty of the... More 

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Charlottetown PEI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great Food..Great Service..Nothing more to be said. We went there for a quick meal and stayed for seventy minutes.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 141 Water Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: (902) 368 3212

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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