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5 of 5 bubbles Review of Alma Lobster Shop

Alma Lobster Shop
Ranked #3 of 13 Restaurants in Alma
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood, Canadian
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Good for: Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: We are open daily 10-8 pm. We invite you to enjoy fresh cooked lobsters on our enclosed patio, with salads, rolls, hot butter and beverage of your choosing while viewing Fundy's Giant tides. Also have fresh steamed mussels and hot butter, fresh lobster rolls, snow crab or seafood chowder. For those who don't want seafood, we have grill cheese and chicken burgers. Free WIFI
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127 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2012

Lobster - any size - so fresh - so sweet - a super bargain...

Unfortunately, it bis so good that you will never enjoy lobster again at home.

Prepared to go - just buy some nice white wine at ther corner store.

Visited November 2011
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  • English first
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English first
Miniota, Canada
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62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“Get Your Lobster Here!”
Reviewed October 6, 2012

My husband and I checked out the prices at some of the lobster shops in town and ended up buying a cooked 5 lb. lobster to share from the "Alma Lobster Shop". They give you a better price on the bigger lobsters and we weren't disappointed in the taste at all. It was so good, and not only did it feed us both for supper, we had enough left over to have for lunch the next day. So glad we were in town during lobster season!

Visited July 2012
1 Thank janajoseph62
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Cornwall, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“our first supper”
Reviewed September 17, 2012

Our first supper was thanks to the Lobster Shop. My daughter had lobster a couple of times before, but was always presented as a cut-open lobster tail with the trimmings. This time, it was a full lobster, surrounded with mussels. The look on her face was priceless - but she managed to eat everything. As for my youngest daughter, it was her first time trying mussels - she couldn't get enough, she loved them. A first experience for the kids.

Visited October 2011
Thank Serge E
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Halifax, Canada
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Really interesting place”
Reviewed August 28, 2012

Really tasty lobsters bought here and very helpful service. The coolest thing is that they have a tank filled with odd lobsters, crab and such. Lobsters with blue on them or 3 claws, etc. Very cool.

Visited August 2012
Thank RockyMom2010
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Straightforward. Get a freshly cooked lobster, and eat it.”
Reviewed August 13, 2012

Pick a cooked lobster based on its size/price (written with black marker on one of its claws). They'll cut open the main bits to help the amateurs (like we were). They put it on a tray, with napkins, picks, pincers etc. Walk outside and sit at a picnic table, and blast away at the lobster. The cooked lobster is sitting on ice so it is cold, but it is far more reasonably priced than buying the 'market price lobster' in the various restaurants in Alma (we ordered lobster in two other restaurants in Alma, and got nowhere near the amount of lobster as we did at the Alma Lobster shop). The smoked salmon was also excellent. I HIGHLY recommend this place for you to get your lobster fix satiated.

  • Visited August 2012
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