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American, Seafood
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed June 23, 2021

The fried haddock was very good and my son's mixed seafood was also very good. On the negative side, the haddock was placed directly on top of my fries which made the fries soggy. Better to place the fish to the side of the fries....Now that I'm home, I notice that my clothes smell like I just left a greasy spoon restaurant. Ventilation system needs to be improved. If I ever go back here, I'll probably order takeout.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed April 21, 2021

I moved to the area from the North East in 2017. I kept saying to my wife we have to try them. Finally in early 2021 we tried it. Well all I can say is I wish I had waited another 3 years. We ordered...3 lobster rolls and fish and chips. Well the food was not even average. It was horribly tasteless. I can honestly say I will not go back.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed April 20, 2021 via mobile

Outstanding seafood! Shrimp, haddock are great. Chowder is wonderful. Fast friendly service. Authentic New England dishes. Pizza, pasta and Stromboli’s in addition to seafood.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 25, 2021

I may have just ordered the right thing but everyone at our table (6) loved their food. The Lobster Bisque was the best I have ever had! That was complemented with Lobster Ravioli with delicious sauce! I was lucky enough to try my friends Scallop...and a shrimp. WOW! I cannot wait to go back to this place. Reasonable beverages topped it off! Excellent customer service! It is a small place but they do take reservations over 5 people.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed March 12, 2021

My wife and I stopped in and it was the first time visiting. She got the lobster roll, and I got the whole clam platter and it was incredibly good. We will be back.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed March 4, 2021 via mobile

We got takeout. My husband had fried haddock (excellent), fried shrimp (excellent) and fried clams (horrible). I had a fried clam plate. (Horrible). I am from New England and know good fried clams. These were terrible. Gave the restaurant a try. Village Fish Market in...Punta Gorda is much better.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 27, 2021

I google "best lobster bisque in Port Charlotte". That's how I found this restaurant. I stopped in to get some "to go". It truly IS the best lobster bisque EVER!!!!

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed January 7, 2021

We just moved to Port Charlotte and were looking for a take out NY's eve meal while unpacking. We were pleasantly surprised... Fish filets were good (fries a bit overdone and cold) and the service at pickup was pleasant!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed December 12, 2020

I am 64 yrs young. I had my first lobster roll. It was a little over, done but delicious. Order extra butter with the hot. Coleslaw was tastless. My sister had the 6 piece jumbo shrimp basket with fries. Both were good. We brought food...home. The place got busy before we left. Around 2:30 pm. There are two tables outside the diner.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed November 5, 2020

take out on time no wait pleasant staff just expensive for the portion not at all tasty . not fresh lobster ,,its frozen and the clams aren t at all tasty . sorry but im from the east coast north and its not the same...as what it is there , very disapointedMore

Date of visit: November 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about RJ's New England Seafood

Yes, RJ's New England Seafood offers takeout services.

Yes, RJ's New England Seafood offers delivery services.

RJ's New England Seafood is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4