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Portland Lobster Co


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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New England Clam Chowder
Garnished w/ fresh chives
Bread bowl to above soups $+1.99
Lobster Bisque
Classically rich, creamy & made w/ maine lobster
Lobster Stew
Homemade w/ chunks of fresh maine lobster meat
Crispy Calamari
Served w/ homemade tangy red tartar sauce
Fried Clams
Tender clam bellies w/ traditional tartar sauce
Fried Maine Shrimp
W/cocktail‎ sauce
Peekytoe Crab Cake
W/‎ tangy red tarter sauce
North Atlantic Clam Cakes
Two house made clam cakes w/ tartar sauce
Steamed Maine Clams (Steamers)
Whole belly clams steamed in shipyard summer ale. Served w/ homemade broth.
Prince Edward Island Mussels
Steamed‎ in white wine w/ lemon, garlic & butter
served w/ French fries & homemade coleslaw
(We use zero trans-fat cooking oil for all our fried foods)
Portland Fisherman's Platter
A hearty sampling of sweet maine shrimp, clams & haddock (pictured right)
Fish & Chips
Daily catch
Fried Haddock
Fried Maine Shrimp
Fried Clams
Our lobsters are delivered live & kickin' twice a day. They're market priced to reflect the weather, the success of the day's catch & supply & demand from buyers around the world.
Maine lobsters come in all sizes
Are the youngest & weigh at least one pound.
Weigh at least a pound & a quarter.
Weigh‎ a whopping pound & a half or more.
Two Pounders
Are also available.
Lobster Dinner
Maine Lobster Dinner
served w/ French fries, corn on the cob, homemade coleslaw & drawn butter & lemon
Twin Lobster Dinner
two 1 lb. lobsters served w/ French fries, corn on the cob, homemade coleslaw & drawn butter & lemon
Downeast Feast
your choice of lobster w/ steamers, clam chowder, French fries, corn on the cob, homemade coleslaw, drawn butter & lemon
daily catch served w/choice of baked potato or French fries & corn on the cob
Our salad greens are organic, fresh & local.
Garden Salad
Caesar Salad
Greek Salad
Maine Shrimp Garden Salad
Lemon Herb Chicken Caesar Salad
Fresh Picked Lobster Meat Garden Salad
Peekytoe Crab Salad in an Avocado Nest
On a bed of greens
The Lobster Roll
Fresh picked meat from a one pound lobster, brushed w/ sweet butter. Served on a toasted roll w/ both mayonnaise & lemon on the side
all sandwiches served w/ French fries & coleslaw
Clam Roll
Tender whole belly clams served on a toasted roll w/our tartar sauce
Peekytoe Crabmeat Roll
On a toasted bun w/ crisp lettuce
Fried Fish Sandwich
Daily catch served w/ traditional tartar sauce
Sea Burger
Our famous homemade clam cakes w/ our tartar sauce on a toasted bun
All Natural Lemon Herb Chicken Breast
Served on a toasted bun w/roasted red peppers
Angus Beef Burger
W/a choice of american or cheddar cheese
Veggie Burger
W/a choice of american or cheddar cheese
All Beef Hot Dog
Maine Shrimp Wrap
all wraps served w/ French fries
Maine Shrimp Wrap
W/lettuce, tomato & lemon parmesan dressing
Avocado & Cheddar Wrap
W/lettuce & tomato
All Natural Lemon Herb Chicken Wrap
W/feta cheese, olives, red peppers & tomatoes
Peekytoe Crab & Avocado Wrap
W/lettuce & tomato
Chicken Tenders
homemade, served w/French fries & choice of dipping sauce
Grilled Cheese
served w/ French fries
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Strawberry jam or grape jelly
Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Root Beer, Iced Tea, Lemonade, Milk, Coffee, Tea
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Allagash White Belgian Ale
Pint $5.25
Pitcher $18.50
Allagash Black Belgian Stout
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Geary's Pale Ale
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Peak Organic IPA
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Shipyard Export Ale
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Shipyard Seasonal Ale
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Shipyard Old Thumper Ale
Pint $4.25
Pitcher $14.00
Seadog Wild Blueberry Ale
Miller Lite
Glass $5.00
Bottle $20.00
C'est La Vie Chardonnay-Sauvignon
Glass $6.50
Bottle $26.00
Greg Norman Chardonnay
Glass $7.00
Bottle $28.00
Columbia Crest Chardonnay
Glass $7.50
Bottle $30.00
Clos Du Bois Chardonnay
Glass $7.75
Bottle $31.00
Kendall-Jackson V.R. Chardonnay
Glass $8.75
Bottle $35.00
Cambria Katherine's Chardonnay
Glass $9.00
Bottle $36.00
Sonoma Cutrer Russian River Chardonnay
Glass $6.25
Bottle $25.00
Dopff & Irion Alsace Crustacés
Glass $5.50
Bottle $22.00
Lagaria Pinot Grigio
Glass $6.50
Bottle $26.00
Santi Pinot Grigio
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Seafood, Soups
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard that this place was really good. We loved the atmosphere and the friendly people. The lobster was, seriously, the best!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dale987
Reviewed January 17, 2019

Close to our bus stop so we tried the Lobster Company on a whim. It did not disappoint! I had popcorn Lobster! Very tasty

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Foodieman4
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Casual and beautiful atmosphere. Great lobster and fish! Good place for business lunch or out with friends!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Christy O
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

In order to handle the influx of customers, the set-up works (somewhat, if timed perfectly) 1. First, check-in and offer your cell phone number for when your dining table if available. You might be standing around with your food because your dining table isn’t available....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Stopped here after a great day shopping in Portland. They had live entertainment, but low on seating. We took ours to go. They have lots of options for sides, or if you don't want lobster. This was my first time having a lobster roll, and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wanderingcuriousness
Reviewed December 9, 2018

the food was great but i'm not sure i would return. we ate outside on the dock and it was fantastic (despite the bees) we ordered many items to share. lobster roll, lobster bites, calmari, fried clams. the beer and hard cider was delicious but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jlneighbors
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

When visiting Portland, this place is a must for lobster! The lobster is so fresh and it has a beautiful view of the boats. When we went, it was a lively place with people dancing and a band playing music out on the patio. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 5DiamondTraveler
Reviewed December 2, 2018

You place your order and then find a table. The day we were there it was cold and rainy, but they have a heated, enclosed tent that was comfortable. They also had live music that day, which made it very enjoyable. I had the lobster...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jcbVisalia
Reviewed November 30, 2018

The will cook your lobster for you but of course they have an extensive menu of plenty fresh local catch. The service is quick. There is a few places to sit where you order, but they also have a heated tent on the dock.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eppi1954
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Grabbed a quick lunch here on a day when a cruise ship was in town. The food and ambience was great - just had to wait a bit for a table.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sherri F
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In the street at a meter.
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Short walk of ten minutes or less.
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