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Westbrook Lobster House

346 E. Main St., Westbrook, CT 06413
860-664-9464
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Ranked #16 of 30 restaurants in Westbrook
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Stamford, Connecticut
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Happened to be traveling in the area and asked a local resident for a recommendation on good local food. Pulled up to the restaurant and got the warmest welcome and quick seating - without a reservation. Husband and I ordered appetizers and main courses and was very pleased with the quality of the meal and how very tasty it was.... More

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Oakville, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

I ordered the westbrook lobster and it was raw! Boyfriend asked for scallop sauce on side, it came on them. Manager gave a $5.00 discount only for raw lobster on a $100.00 bill! Lesson learned...wont be back!

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Monument, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We happened upon this place on a Sunday and sat in the bar area, where we noticed the happy hour sign. Lots of food on the happy hour menu, for $2, $3 and $6, and raw bar specials. Our group had calamari (very good), clam chowder (excellent), fish and chips (just OK), fish tacos (just OK), old bay fries, stuffed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Food is awesome! Best clam chowder this side of the Cape!! The Shrimp Scampi is incredible. Service-terrific. Great small plate prices and selections. Our favorite Happy Hour. They have happy hour even on Sundays from noon to 7! Sara is an awesome Bartender! Must do!!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My family has been patronizing Westbrook Lobster since the mid 60's, when it was a small fish market on Rte One beside the original "singing bridge". The seafood was always very fresh and consistently good. They have since relocated and become a restaurant only, no longer a fish market. We have dined here numerous times over the years and the... More

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North Haven, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Amazing Mussels shallots & garlic in creamy broth, and NE Clam Chowder make this a weekly stop. Also $1 Oysters on Thursday (4-7) are delicious.

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Clinton, CT
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61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Ample seafood but uninspiring in every other way. You will not want to come back. It is the generic seafood place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

On March 1st my wife and I went to the Westbrook Lobster House for a early dinner.We chose to sit in the bar area because of the great bartender/waitress Tara.Always right on top of it,handling as many customers that come in with ease,when your beverage is low shes right on it for a refill.Very knowlegable staff about the menu with... More

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New York,NY
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242 reviews 242 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Being from New England, you cant get clam chowder any place better than here. So on my way home to NYC, was recommended to stop here and try the chowder. Picked up 2 quarts and was very happy I did. Would definitely come back here again and try other items on the menu.

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East Granby, CT
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Not a whole lot open on a Monday in the fall, so we were glad to come upon Westbrook Lobster House. I would give 3.5 starts if you could do half stars. We ate at an off hour in the middle of the afternoon, so it was quiet with only a couple other diners. The ,lunch menu was varied and... More

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