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City Island Lobster House

#3 of 1,082 Restaurants in Bronx
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
+1 718-885-1459
11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Shrimp and lobster was great will go back again, staff was great and very attentive. Next time I will try the scallops.

Thank Ilene B
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service-fresh scallops-large portions! Drinks just okay . Will definitely be back !good prices-reasonable for what you get.

Thank artemis846
Bronx, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food is always fresh and delicious. Staff is helpful and very pleasant. Meal courses are not rushed.

Thank Lillian R
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful outside seating by the water. Good food. Valet parking. Nice inside & spacious. Good staff

Thank BronxGina
Springfield Gardens, New York, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my favorite places to have my Birthday Feast is City Island. My instinct after exiting the bridge was to always turn Right. This time I decided to to turn Left and there it was.... LOBSTER HOUSE. Great food, service and price. An excellent Serving staff who caters to your every wish. VERY generous portions to your meal. Compliments... More 

Thank Everton A
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great service choices are wonderful italian seafood each is succulent and generous seats are comfortable

Thank Gary S
Goshen, New York
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Great service, great location, wonderful food, large portions! Come here hungry. Great views, festive for the season

Thank Karen D
Woodbridge, New Jersey
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332 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

You can get there by charter bus with arrangements in advance, but, only with a bus driver like Charles. I don't know how he got that huge bus into those tinny streets. He even had drive backward for a block, but, he got us there. The owner and manager were there to greet us. They took us all in and... More 

Thank ChrisDCarlson
Franklin Squa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

The food, staff and service were all excellent. The portions are huge and the bread, salads and desserts were excellent. I look forward to returning.

Thank Patricia B
Bronx, New York
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

I'd visited this venue after walking for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. The food was plentiful and very good. They have been business 70 years and staff and manager was very nice. I will return to this restaurant.

Thank PatriciaBX

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $100
American, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-885-1459

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?