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Abbott's Lobster In The Rough

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Clam Chowder
a steaming bowlful of light clear broth-based chowder, acclaimed the best of its kind.
Lobster Bisque
thick, rich, creamy bisque with the delicious essence of fresh lobster.
Shrimp & Roasted Corn Chowder
thick, rich, creamy chowder.
Crab Cakes
fresh, lump crabmeat with just the right amount of breading and seasonings - sauteed and served with our own special dipping sauce.
Steamed Clams
a heaping bowlful of our succulent, fresh bay of fundy steamers, drawn butter and broth.
Steamed Mussels
a bountiful bowlful fresh from the deepwater beds of the north atlantic. served with drawn butter and broth.
Shrimp In The Rough
icy cold shrimp in the shell with cocktail sauce and lemon.
Oysters On The Half Shell
purity tested from certified growing beds. served icy cold with cocktail sauce, lemon wedge and oyster crackers.
Stuffed Clams
deep ocean quohaug shells stuffed with a mixture of finely minced clams and herbs in a bread base. served with cocktail sauce.
Clams On The Half Shell
fresh shucked and served with lemon wedge, cocktail sauce and oyster crackers.
New England Seafood Feast
begin with clam chowder and shrimp in the rough followed by a heaping bowl of steamers and mussels, topped off with an abbott's steamed lobster. all accompanied by potato chips, coleslaw and drawn butter. a feast you'll not soon forget. it's our "best buy".
Lobster Dinners
steamed and succulent, abbott's lobsters are flavor famous across the nation! served with coleslaw, potato chips, drawn butter and featuring lobsters of the size indicated below, 1-1/4 pound, 1-1/2 pound, 1-3/4 pound, 2-1/2 pound, 2-1/2 up to 10 pounds.
Our Famous Hot Lobster Roll
a quarter pound of pure lobster meat (more than is found in a small lobster) with melted creamery butter, mounded on a toasted bun. our hot lobster roll has repeatedly earned connecticut magazines "the best of connecticut" award.
Lobster Salad Roll
lobster meat with a touch of celery and our house dressing, overflowing on a toasted roll.
Hot Crab Roll
a quarter pound of pure crab meat with melted butter on a toasted roll.
Crab Salad Roll
a toasted roll chock full of crab meat, a sprinkle of celery and our house dressing.
Shrimp Salad Roll
tiny, sweet ocean shrimp with just enough diced celery in our own special dressing on a toasted roll.
all served with potato chips
Classic Grilled Cheese
Macaroni & Cheese
Peanut Butter & Jelly
A Juicy Premium Grade Hot Dog On A Bun
Oven Roasted Half Chicken
Fresh Native Corn On The Cob
toppings include: hot fudge, caramel, nuts, whipped cream, etc.
New York Style Cheesecake
Carrot Cake
Strawberry Shortcake
Apple Crisp
Brownie Sundae
Ice Cream
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed December 1, 2018

We were on a quest for lobster roll and this was our second stop of the day. I had the hot crab roll which was good. My husband had the "famous" hot lobster roll. In a butter vs. mayo quest for the day, Abbot's is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kianme
Reviewed October 9, 2018

A very popular location on the harbor, tables inside and out; prompt service. I ordered a hot crab roll and mussels - really terrific. My friend had chowder which was as good if not better than Legal Seafood.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lydia B
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Tonight was the last night for this 2018 season. The lobster was great but you are basically outside and it was a bit chilly with the fall air. My husband had the crab cakes and they were excellent. You had crab not a lot of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Patricia K
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

My first time here and can't wait to go back next year. The steamers, mussels, chowder were so good and then the lobster came. Omg so good. It was so fresh and cut for you so it is easy to eat. Line was not bad...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank maureend207
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We had excellent lobster & steamers. It is a clean indoor/out door casual dinning on the water. Food is good & fresh. Small parking lot. Go early. The only complaint I had was with a family that came it & pushed tables together in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank debcKy
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Always a treat. Amazing lobster rolls. Great dinning outside. The warm lobster roll with butter is my favorite.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank George S
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

First time here. Parking is a nightmare, lot so full. The lines are long but move really fast. Then food comes out fast. We had the New England lobster feast. One very watery bowl of clam chowder where were the clams? Not in the chowder!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cjfog92
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

A fun and relaxing dining casual seafood experience along the shore. Picnic tables, fresh seafood, a continuous view of boats and water make this a place for young & old, families, etc. Save room for their yummy ice cream.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JayV269
Reviewed September 11, 2018

I have never had a lobster roll anywhere that was as good as Abbott's lobster rolls! Too bad Abbott's is not located closer to my home in Pennsylvania.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Wendy R
Reviewed September 11, 2018

We had an excellent lobster dinner at Abbott's. The only problem is that it is mainly an outdoor restaurant and we were there for a very large rehearsal dinner and there were too may people to have it indoors. The evening was very cool so...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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I would guess the reference was Mystic - Noank is a lovely spread-out village...partly on the hillside leading to the water...a bit "fun" to navigate. Marinas and Abbotts's and the Clam Shack are about it. Plenty of shops in... More
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