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$15 - $25
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
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Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our favorite place to go in Delmarwa. The food is great and the view is amazing. The service in the bar area is friendlier than the restaurant but the food and view more than makes up for it. Highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed May 9, 2021 via mobile

Returned to the Lobster Shanty after a year away (thanks Covid)! Anyway, the food was excellent, and the service was the best. Jessica is a new addition to the Shanty staff and does a terrific job. Very knowledgeable, helpful and personable. Great service and food....Will be back often.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed May 6, 2021

My wife and I stopped in for a lobster roll and a beer. We were not disappointed. The lobster rolls were not what I consider to be the gold standard - knuckles and claw meat - but they were lobster and claw meat. Very good....Beer is only in a bottle.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed April 24, 2021

This restaurant has a nice eclectic vibe to it. Sat at the windows by the water which is a nice perk. Waiter was friendly and the service was good. We order the lobster pot pie, salmon and the steak. These were all great specials for...$19. All the food that went by looked delicious. I forgot to mention the wonderful rolls which were fantastic. Definitely worth a trip back!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 21, 2021

We ate dinner outside at Dawson's Hideaway at the Lobster Shanty. This is the second time we've been waited on by a server named Kevin. He has very poor customer service skills and seems to have an attitude. All three couples at our table tonight...felt the same way about the server. It left a bad impression on our dining experience.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed October 15, 2020

Always the 1st stop on our trip. Excellent lobster guacamole, hot old bay lobster roll, fries and coleslaw. Friendly staff, great service and water view. Thank you!!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 18, 2020

My husband and I had a Fantastic seafood combo salad , which we took to go on Wednesday. It had shrimp salad(8 large shrimp) and Lobster salad ( large chunks ) both lightly dressed, on salad greens, with fresh berries and salad veggies. $26.00 each.... well worth it. More a dinner size. Very delicious!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 1, 2020

We were at this restaurant after a few years with a large family crowd. we absolutely loved it the first time. This time was not good. While the ambiance was view was nice, the service and food nothing like the first time. Our waiter had...a somewhat annoyed manner, wasn't aware of gluten free options at first, was hard to get his attention. The steamers were ordinary. A few of us ordered lobster rolls. They were definitely smaller than we remembered and were lacking in lobster. The rolls were only cut halfway through with the lobster on top giving the appearance that there was more lobster in them. When we finally got the waiter's attention, the manager pleasantly had them refilled properly. After all the food was served, the waiter then brought over a bowl of rolls. We skipped dessert. Not worth a return trip with all the other choices around.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 24, 2020

One of our favorite restaurants in Fenwick. Great food, drinks and atmosphere. Love sitting downstairs looking our at the bay.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 20, 2020 via mobile

Had the "hot old bay lobster roll". Plenty of lobster buried and overflowing a really nice toasted roll. Cole slaw was good too!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Twining's Lobster Shanty

Yes, Twining's Lobster Shanty offers takeout services.

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Twining's Lobster Shanty is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4