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Nantucket Lobster Trap

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$10 - $30
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American, Seafood

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All reviews lobster steamers corn on the cob stuffing chowder little neck clams brussel sprouts chowda fries caesar salad served in plastic cups side dishes service was great quick service main street sat at the bar off season
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommend this place. Fast friendly service. Good food, seafood standards. We went here because the fancy tourist places were closed and we were very happy we did - not fancy but good value.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Tom O
Reviewed October 8, 2019

This was really a disappointment. They were "out" of oysters so we had some Little Neck Clams. They were good and later someone we ran into said that's the thing to get. So, not a lot of prep necessary, just purchase good clams and open...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank marko105
Reviewed September 23, 2019

There were 6 of us. We sat down and our waiter immediately handed us our menus and asked for our order. I responded with "well we would like to order drinks first. Which we did. When he returned with the drinks he again asked for...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Bigfannewyork
Reviewed September 17, 2019

We dined here after a recommendation for someone on a shuttle service. The waitress delivered my lobster without the lobster fork, nutcracker, etc. I got it about 5 minutes after my food was delivered. Portions not particularly hearty. The lobster was good as well as...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Travelwithkids6421
Reviewed September 17, 2019 via mobile

My family and I had asked around town about great lobster rolls and everyone kept mentioning the Lobster Trap. We went there for lunch but discovered it’s was closed during the off season. So we went back for dinner. So glad we did. We had...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank capegirlamy
Reviewed September 8, 2019

We’re here from Michigan and had a delicious dinner, seafood scampi. The scallops melted my n your mouth and the lobster and shrimp was delicious. Our waitress was pretty lame. She never came back to see if we needed anything which we did, never brought...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Rett O
Reviewed September 4, 2019

We've visited Nantucket many times and the Lobster Trap is always our first meal there. We always look forward to their awesome Lobster dinners. Can't wait to go back!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank LuvNantucket
Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

This was my first lobster roll and I thoroughly enjoyed the huge chunks of juicy lobster meat in the salad mixture on a fresh brioche bun, with sides of fries and coleslaw. Started with fried fresh clams appetizer and a crisp cold glass of white...More

Date of visit: August 2019
5  Thank strangersblog
Reviewed August 19, 2019

This restaurant might be off the well-worn, main street of Nantucket, but is well worth stopping in. If you head in, you will find cold, boozy, creative drinks; GREAT fresh oysters; and excellent main dishes. My linguine with clams was one of the best I've...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jessengee
Reviewed August 14, 2019

Seafood scampi- good. Baked haddock- good. Whole belly fried clams- the best ever! Live music was very good ~ jazz lite. Wine served in plastic cups? Well yes! The salt shakers were -incredibly- stopped up with caked salt— if you must have salt, better bring...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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