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Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant

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We are located at 2 Prince St. Wharf in historic Charlottetown, PEI. You cannot get any closer to the water with over half our dining area being over the water at high tide. Lobster On The Wharf specializes in a wide variety of seafood and has great options for the landlovers and kids as well. We have more outdoor seating than anywhere else on PEI. Lobster On The Wharf also does private functions and special occassions. With our adjacent seafood market the fresh seafood might as well be taken straight out of the sea or off the boat!
PRICE RANGE
$12 - $31
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We were a party of 6 and of all the dishes we ordered not one was very good. Service was slow, portions small & most everything was lukewarm at best. We ordered one build your own platter with shrimp/ lobster tail/ crab cake-the shrimp were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank lolly800
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Everyone who knew we were going to be in PEI this summer mentioned this restaurant (also known as MacKinnon's) as a must-visit for seafood. We were not disappointed. My wife rated the fish and chips as superior. My appetizer of lobster claws was a great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Dorvaldude
Reviewed August 26, 2018

My wife ordered the one pound Lobster and I ordered the Fish and Chips. Both meals were good, maybe a little better than average. Service was slow but the scenery was excellent so we didn't mind waiting. The food is pricey. Ours with one shared...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alan M
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Located in the heart of Charlottetown waterfront with lots of indoor and outdoor seating. We had the seafood chowder and lobster bisque with a roll. Both good, but not exceptional, and pricey at $14.95 & $16.95 (read poor value). Our server was prompt, attentive and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 937jimp
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I don't generally do many negative reviews, but..... We were here for supper tonight, arriving after the heaviest traffic would have left. Had the fish and chips, and Caesar salad. The salad was OK, the chips were so-so, and the fish was a bit soggy,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ren S
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Booked for dinner and asked to be seated outside on upper deck. Great location on waterfront. Food was very good and service was prompt

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GanesanAbbu
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Ate there two days ago for supper. Wow super over priced 1 lb of lobster started at 35 dollars Went to 50 for a two pound lobster. It came out over cooked dry and super chewy. Disgusting. Also had the bacon wrap scallops the bacon...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dlk49
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Ate there rwice, one lunch, one supper.lobster rolls are great, as is the chowder. Haddock in the "Fish and Chips" was excellent as was the slaw. It is very busy in the evening so reserve.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank r g
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We opted for this restaurant due to large seafood menu. Our server, Amanda, was AMAZING! Seriously, great waitress! So personable and friendly. Best waitress on our NB & PEI trip hands down, thank you Amanda! The food was all very good, but not as good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Crystal M
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We ate at the Lobster on the Wharf twice during a recent visit. The lobsters were fresh and delicious and my husband had excellent oysters. I particularly enjoyed the mussels prepared in the classic way. The service was good and eating outside was also available...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Crystal F
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Response from Andystewart02 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is accessible
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birds35Maryland
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Response from StevenL353 | Property representative |
We have some parking of our own, plus there is some street side parking.
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Response from dsfamilyAlberta | Reviewed this property |
Yup. But in the busier season, might be a challenge
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