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1 North Country Road, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
631.473.1143
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Port Jefferson, New York
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here a few times and you would expect more from a restaurant with a fresh seafood store attached. Don't. The first time I went I just remember that the acoustics made a crying child particularly hard to deal with. And I love children but really needed ear plugs. I returned, after a long hiatus, a few weeks ago.... More 

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Thank Donna S
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

We appreciate your honest feedback, Donna. We put forth our sincerest efforts to provide a 5 star experience for our guests and we apologize that you did not receive exactly that. We put great value on serving fresh and delicious seafood dishes, and are always eager to learn how we can improve for our customers. Please contact James at info@pjlobsterhouse.com... More 

Commack New York
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family was in the mood for seafood so we gave this place a try. The restaurant itself is very casual with a nice atmosphere. The waiting area sells fish. The restaurant was slightly busy but the service was horrible. We had a lovely waitress but she was basically handling the majority of tables in the dining room. It took... More 

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Thank adyanks
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We hope that you will give us another chance in the future so that we can make this up to you. Please let a manager know if there is ever anything that we can do to ensure your satisfaction. We appreciate your honest feedback as this helps us... More 

Setauket, New York
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a family meal at Port Jeff Lobster House. I had the muscles which were delicious. The lobster bisque soup is amazing. The service is timely and the servers are friendly.

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Thank Kathy T
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Dear Kathy, Thank you for the great review. We are so pleased to hear that you loved your meal and we hope to see you again soon the next time you are in the area. Thank you for your business and your kind words. More 

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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Very OK. Guy at fresh seafood counter at side entrance reluctantly answered questions about freshness and pricing. Service was poor inside restaurant and food was just ok. Very disappointed! Unlikely to return. Fish Store in Bayport on south shore is smaller but much better!!

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Thank HannahLee123
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Dear Hannah, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We are so sorry to hear that your experience was not up to par. Customer satisfaction is very important to us and we would like to discuss this with you further so that we can rectify this situation right away. Please contact James at info@pjlobsterhouse.com. We... More 

Canterbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Having been disappointed with the crowds and the casual treatment of guests at Mario's we went to this place, which has been in PJ since time immemorial, and found friendly service, a good atmosphere (despite tv screens on without sound), and all in all excellent seafood. Bit too much bread in some of the breaded dishes, but the grilled sea... More 

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Thank Glenn B
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind words and honest review, Glenn. We apologize for the sound not being turned up on the TV – we have no problem with customers who want the volume raised in case you were wondering. We are happy that you enjoyed your food for the most part. Please stop by when you are in the area again! More 

Huntington Beach, California
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77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Such a great place! We did not have reservations, but were seated immediately, and soon thereafter the place filled up with people that were there enjoying the place as much as we did. The staff is fabulous, working their way through the tight walkways with speed and efficiency to deliver the most succulent cod (it was the special that night)... More 

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Thank HBDoug
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for providing us a great review! We are so glad you had a positive experience at our restaurant with fun and great food. Please come again! More 

Somers, New York, USA
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186 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Stopped in for lunch on way to the Ferry to CT. Our server was very prompt and friendly. Waitress recommended the lobster roll and lobster bisque soup. Bother were very good. Prices are pretty reasonable as well. Cannot wait to go back.

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Thank Joseph C
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback, Joseph. We are very happy that you enjoyed our food. We welcome you to come back and try our many other great dishes! More 

Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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313 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our meal. I had the broiled tilapia with cream spinach and asparagus. Service was attentive and very friendly. Others in the party enjoyed the crab legs, and the fish tacos. I'd come again.

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Thank PTycz
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for the flattering review! We appreciate the positive feedback, and are glad that you enjoyed the food. Have a great day! More 

NYC
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is a very reasonable and comfortable restaurant. The service is friendly and the prices are reasonable considering that seafood is usually pricey. The sampler platter appetizer is a good value and a great way to try different things. The fried calamari was excellent, the crab cakes were good and the baked clams were OK. The lobster roll was large... More 

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Thank RDeoNYC
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback. We are always looking to improve our business, so we will take your comments into consideration. We hope you come again for an even better dining experience! More 

Margate, Florida
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Love this restaurant. My wife a I go back to this place every time we go back to visit our children and grandchildren which about three times a year. It has become a must go to when we visit them a they on the south shore. Our first visit was in 2012 when we were searching for a place to... More 

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Thank mentor777
PJlobsterhouse, Manager at PJ Lobster House, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thanks for the great review! We are so happy to hear that you and your family love the food. Serving up fresh seafood is our specialty and pleasure. We look forward to your next visit and we appreciate your business. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 North Country Road, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Port Jefferson
  • Phone Number: 631.473.1143
Description
PJ Lobster House Restaurant & Fish Market has been proudly serving the Port Jefferson community since 1995. We specialize in live lobsters and stock sizes up to 3 Lb. Our fresh fish market receives deliveries 7 days a week to maintain quality and freshness. We support the local fishing industry by buying direct from long island sound commercial fisherman and diggers whenever available. Our full service casual dining room can seat up to 100 guests for dinner or for your special occasion. Come down and watch the local games on our plasma tvs and come see where the locals eat!

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