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Bob Lobster

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49 Plum Island Tpke, Newbury, MA 01951-1353
+1 978-465-7100
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster roll” (81 reviews)
“fries” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
49 Plum Island Tpke, Newbury, MA 01951-1353
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

This little restaurant is the best place to get lobster roll. Their fried clams are great too. Their menu is extensive for its size and you can get ice cream for dessert. They also sell fresh fish to buy and take home. Sit inside; or...More

Reviewed August 18, 2017

Stop in here for good seafood at a reasonable price. We have visited several times and have never been disappointed. This past weekend we enjoyed another great meal. The lobster and corn chowder is excellent. Sweet lobster meat, corn, and potatoes in a nicely seasoned...More

2  Thank jajtrip
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Stopped here on the way home. Friendly staff and a great spot. I ordered the lobster roll which was decent. The lobster meat was delicious; mostly claw meat. The roll was also packed with a little too much celery. However, the downfall was the completely...More

2  Thank Ashley R
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Bob Lobster is a great family stop. It is food in the rough. But don't be fooled by the indoor and outdoor seating as all of that works perfectly with the freshest seafood man can desire. This is a must stop place on your way...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed August 4, 2017

For years I Have gone to Bob Lobster for fried clams and onion rings . They were the Best around. NOT ANY MORE Apparently the business has changed hands and the new owners must have changed the recipes The onion rings were tasteless, the clams...More

1  Thank gmann7643
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

It's exactly what you hope for in a New England lobster/seafood place; off the beaten path, not much more than a shack, ocean front and with lobster boxes right out back. Would definitely go back!

Thank Mike A
Reviewed July 22, 2017

We stopped for one night in Amesbury MA on our trip to Maine just so we could have lobster at nearby Bob Lobster. It was one of a handful of lobster shacks highlighted in a NY Times article a few years back, and it did...More

Thank dasD71
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Best lobster rolls we have had in ages. Tasty coleslaw and onion rings. Friendly staff to bring food outside.

Thank jagcyn
Reviewed July 18, 2017

The 4 of us girls all ordered the lobster rolls. The girl told us it was made with butter and hot and it came with a fried avocado on it. It had lots of lobster in the roll but the flavor wasn't buttery at all....More

Thank bilasi
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Live nearby, so have eaten there several times this summer - always happy with it. But just picked up lobster corn chowder & fresh haddock to cook at home last night for company. Amazing! The chowder is so rich - such a treat for guests......More

Thank Barbara H
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August 2, 2015|
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Response from Victoriaregina1952 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if there are any electrical outlets. The inside seating area is rather small. You could try calling them. Here is their number: 978-465-7100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Plum Island Tpke, Newbury, MA 01951-1353
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-465-7100
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