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“Best Seafood”
Review of The Lobster Trap

The Lobster Trap
Ranked #3 of 50 Restaurants in Avalon
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Takeout
Reviewed July 8, 2013

Excellent food and service. Can't go wrong with any meal in this restaurant. Make sure and try the Mexican Shimp Cocktail, it is delicious. We ate here multiple times during our stay on the island.

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Reviewed July 2, 2013

The $8 lobster tacos had sweet claw meat. Staff was friendly and I would definitely come back for more.

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Reviewed June 30, 2013

great casual no pretenses restaurant. They have the freshest fish you'll find in a restaurant and they know how to prepare it (Not overcooked!). We've been in to eat 5 or 6 times over the last couple years and the food has been consistently good and the scene is fun. Some nice beers on tap too.

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Thank Cathy R
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Reviewed June 29, 2013

The food is amazing. Great ambience, locals type of place. All the food was fresh and delicious. I only wish we would eaten here both nights on the island. You may have to wait for a table, but it is worth the wait. If you can agree, I recommend sharing an entree. The portions were sizable.

Thank Nwadlou
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Reviewed June 25, 2013

OK. We ate here three nights in a row. First night was the smoked albacore appetizer, linguine with fish and the wife had shrimp tacos. Great hot food at a reasonable price. The place is loud but not overly so. The linguine dish was incredible. Fish, clams, shrimp in a garlic butter olive oil sauce. Amazing. The shrimp tacos were big, tasty and worth the $3.50. Wife said the margarita was excellent and had another. Great. Second night. We were a little tired and hey it was good the first time. Smoke albacore. Super tasty. Fish tacos, ceviche and the wife had scallops and chips. Great fresh scallops fried perfectly juicy with a mound of fries. The fish tacos as good as the shrimp. Another great meal. Last night. Hit the movie and now it was 10PM. Guess who is still serving. Yep. Had the fish kabobs. Fresh fish grilled with onion, pepper tomato. Excellent. Came with fresh vegetables and the best baked potato I have eaten in years. Fresh baked, flaky and hot. Wife had the shrimp scampi. A well done dish with lots of garlic and shrimp. We finished with the lemon cake. Awesome. The only con to the whole place is the hostess. No personality, no smile, nothing. She basically made us feel unwelcome. If she is an owner, shame on you, if not, find a new one.

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