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Maritime Lobster Shack

1209 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P8, Canada
+1 902-877-4143
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“potato chips” (2 reviews)
“lobster meat” (3 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian
1209 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P8, Canada
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

When docking into this lovely city the first thing we wanted to try is the lobster roll and this place did not disappoint. The staff were really friendly , the portions were excellent and delicious . If you are in Halfifax then pop into this...More

Thank James P
Reviewed August 5, 2017

I was looking forward to my first lobster roll in Nova Scotia. It was a tall order as, being in one of the seafood hot spots in the world, my expectations were high. A beautiful, soft but crispy roll came along, stuffed with lobster meat,...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed April 21, 2017

The negative review that said its easy to get a good lobster roll has better luck than us. The lobster roll here had twice the flavor and quantity of lobster for half the price of a highly rated seafood restaurant we also had a lobster...More

Thank ScottC
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Three seafood lovers went here for lunch. Pleasant server, nice chips, nice toasted bun, but to serve wet, tasteless lobster on top of it is a crime. It should not be difficult to serve a delicious lobster roll but it appears at this place it...More

1  Thank MikeGen C
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Located at the end of the market, and under the Goldwater sign, this restaurant offered a special....$15 for a large lobster roll with chips and slaw. The lobster roll had plenty of lobster in it, but having just come from Maine, I'll rate it as...More

Thank MMMarty2ya
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Stopped in here on our cruise and lobster roll tour of NE and Canada. Hubby got the whole lobster roll and I got the mini. Both were very good and with butter vice mayo, pickle and chips. Prices reasonable $15 for whole, $8.50 for the...More

Thank natslive
Reviewed October 8, 2016

The lobster roll with pickles and chips for under $15 was excellent. You can pick it up inside and eat it outside at one of the many tables along the waterfront. Well worth the visit.

Thank CaptainBill1
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

I had visited Halifax in the past and had a lobster roll here before. Well the second visit was out of this world. They have upgraded the facility and expanded. They offer two lobster rolls a regular ($15) or a mini ($8.50) each one comes...More

2  Thank Keith B
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Not sure what was better... The lobster meat or the bun of my lobster roll. Bread was delicious. Nice to have the option of getting the sandwich with a salad.

Thank TAMember06262013
Reviewed July 29, 2016

I've been on the road for 3 weeks in the Maritimes and this is the best lobster roll I ever had. I visited the Farmers Market in Halifax, and found a place where they had lobster rolls for $15.00. This includes chips or watermelon or...More

1  Thank alkeni
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Seafood, Canadian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-877-4143
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