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Lobster Shanty

) #14 of 18 Restaurants in Eastham ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood
2905 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2558
+1 508-255-9394
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible25%
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American, Seafood
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2905 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2558
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was just alright. They claim to have Cape Cod's beat lobster roll, but it didn't compare with Sesuit Harbor Cafe's lobster roll (in East Dennis). The kids were excited to get their meals served in a sand bucket (which was great for us,...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This location is right off of Route 6 - very convenient. I loved the yellow awnings and outdoor seating at this location. It is a small restaurant and specializes in...you guessed it, Lobster. You can choose your own lobster. The lobster roll was one of...More

Thank designerista
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten here before and found the food acceptable. Today, there were a few problems. 1) Even though there were only 2 or 3 tables occupied, our order was delayed and we did not understand the reason given. 2) My broiled scallops were fine, but...More

Thank BeachLover57201
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok, and this could be a good eatery. Staff are none too friendly sadly, so the experience could be better . Food served on plastic plates inside and out. All a bit low class. Prices don't reflect this.

Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wow! The colors and tidiness of the Lobster Shanty are really striking. It's such a fun, friendly place. You pick your live, fresh Maine lobster out of a boat in the middle of the restaurant, plop it on the scale above the boat and -...More

Thank TheMeadowsTravel
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Lobster Roll was the best we have had on the Cape. Fried Clam and Shrimp platters were also excellent.

Thank Kathryn26
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Made several stops in the New England area for lobster rolls (they were all the cold variety - Maine version). Finally found the warm lobster rolls on Cape Cod (MA version) and they were excellent! Would definitely go again.

Thank 14Jeanne14
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Looking looking for good lobster rolls, on our way to P-town. Did research for lobster rolls prior to going, but came across this little diamond in the rough. Been by this restaurant many times before but have never stopped in. We were starving and the...More

Thank purpletmc
Reviewed 1 November 2016

not from the area we stumbled on this spot and could not be more happy with ur experience. The restaurant focuses on lobsters of various sizes and preparations, but also offers some of the best chowder and fried fisherman's platers I've had. My wife had...More

Thank Phy_sullivan
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This place was okay. I wouldn't suggest it to someone unless they were starving. October is tough on the Cape as most places are closed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2905 State Hwy, Eastham, MA 02642-2558
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Eastham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-255-9394
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