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Lobster Claw Restaurant

3830 Portage Road, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1E 1Z3, Canada
902-672-2950
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Ranked #86 of 199 Restaurants in Charlottetown
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Never in all our East Coast travels, have we been met at the door with a We are closed..no Greeting..no smile ..just we are closed even though we arrived well ahead of the official closing time... Further conversation revealed that the chef was done for the night so they were closing...Oh.. maybe they should put ..hours.. as per chef's mood..... More

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Somerset, New Jersey
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74 reviews 74 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
321 helpful votes 321 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We only ate at this place because we were staying at the North Winds, and this is right on the grounds of the Hotel. The location was convenient for us after we returned from a trip to Charlottetown. The food was OK, but the prices were reasonable. The service was very fast and good. The waitresses were all super-friendly, and... More

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Charlottetown, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Here's the good: In general, the entrées are good. The seafood chowder was nice too, but soup has to be hot, not warm. The water is great because I know it comes from a well. Here's the bad: The staff are heavy-footed on the loose floor. You need your floor tightened-up and the staff need to lighten-up on their foot... More

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Dieppe, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We had breakfast at this restaurant. There was a strong smell of fried food, the table was dirty and the seating was full of crumbs, we had to clean it before we set. We had no choice but to stay as our hotel did not serve breakfast. We ordered pancakes and french toats. The pancakes did not look like pancakes... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We always eat at the Lobster Claw at least once while on PEI. It's a good home-cooked food. The turkey dinner was outstanding! Just remember their is gravy on both the turkey and potatoes. The turkey was nice thick pieces and were delicious. It reminded me of Thanksgiving Dinner. Do get in about 40 mins before closing, they had closed... More

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

If you are from eastern Canada, this place will feel like your Gramma's old kitchen, and so will the food. If you are a tourist from afar, this simple restaurant will serve you dishes typically local. Nothing fancy but a great taste of the Maritimes. Homemade specialties and a few nice surprises on the menu. First time I had a... More

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Antigonish, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I love this restaurant and eat here everytime I am in PEI. I find the staff super friendly and I love that they serve up homemade meals. I stayed at the hotel next door several times also and always eat here. Having a home cooked meal when you are traveling is a great feeling, I also enjoyed the prices of... More

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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were so satisfied with our meal we wanted to eat there on our second night as well but had already made reservations elsewhere! Haddock was cooked to perfection, salmon was exquisite. Great little restaurant, pleasantly surprised!

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Brockville, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We eat there every time we are in PEI & have always been happy with the food & friendly service. It certainly isn't a fancy place but well worth visiting. We ate here twice on this trip.

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Goderich, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Our teenagers rate the steak at this place the best ever. They loved it. We loved the service and quick meals. We will be back!

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Additional Information about Lobster Claw Restaurant

Address: 3830 Portage Road, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1E 1Z3, Canada
Phone Number: 902-672-2950
Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
Cuisine: Seafood

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