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“Good Lobster Roll”

Fox's Lobster House
Ranked #2 of 22 Restaurants in York Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Gulf Coast
Level 6 Contributor
205 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
“Good Lobster Roll”
Reviewed June 25, 2013

Enjoyed a lobster roll from the walk-up window after viewing the Nubble Lighthouse. Roll was very tasty and we wished we had been hungrier so we could have tried other items on the menu. A nice, convenient spot while visiting the lighthouse.

  • Visited June 2013
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Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Nibble by the Nubble”
Reviewed June 24, 2013

A must visit every year to see Phyllis Fox and eat a great lobster. Where else can you have a good meal and one of the best views in Maine (Nubble Lighthouse).

Visited June 2013
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Plymouth, MA
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“My favorite restaurant in York!”
Reviewed June 23, 2013

We went to visit and stayed in Wells, ME and we went to Fox's. Me and my wife he been here 4 or 5 times and always get the Shore Dinner. It is a bit expensive but the food was great. The server we had was really good with us and our 2 kids. I will always come back here. And the view of Nubble is amazing!

  • Visited June 2013
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Vermont
Level 4 Contributor
41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Love the food with a view.”
Reviewed June 23, 2013

Love eating and looking at the lighthouse. Try the new Crazy Crumb Stuffing. I had mine with the lobster. Great taste combination with panko, crushed kettle chips and parmesan cheese. My husband had the blueberry pie and said it was fantastic.

Visited May 2013
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Gloversville, New York
Level 6 Contributor
231 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
“Great Location; Decent Food; Good Service”
Reviewed June 22, 2013

We've eaten here a few times over the years and always found it acceptable. If we had any complaint it was that the Nubble Light House was out of service and thus the ambiance suffered a bit. If that's important, check before you go, as it's been out for a couple weeks (June, 2013).
We had a corner seat which gave us each a good view of the coast or the light house. It's tough to get a bad seat in there.
Our waiter was in his first night of making the transition from kitchen to waiting tables, and though he apologized for a couple things, he really did a decent job.
Our food was prepared in timely fashion and presented well. My wife had a basic boiled lobster and I opted for the seafood platter. My original thought that the platter was a bit pricey was overcome when the meal was presented. It was a perfect, flaky filet of haddock with ample quantities of clams, shrimp and scallops all served over a good heap of tasty fries. Worth the price! The scallops literally melted in my mouth!

  • Visited June 2013
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