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Lobster Boat

681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
+1 508-775-0486
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“lobster” (138 reviews)
“chowder” (38 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
12:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
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Reviews (473)
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1 - 10 of 461 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Plenty of help for a summer Sunday night, only a couple of tables occupied Poor Food selection by me the broiled seafood plate, backed potato was like a rock, the vegetables were mushy and soaked in butter, waitress incorrectly gave corn on cob and took...More

Thank Leo D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The clam chowder is very good, more so than the lobster bisque which is so so. Nice decor and location on the water

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I would recommend everyone visiting Yarmouth, to stop by and try this one. Lunch time is perfect with mostly no-waiting, Dinner time, please plan accordingly as you may have to wait 15-30 mins. Food is just awesome. they have variety of options of seafood also...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have visited this establishment several times over the last few years. We just visited again and weren't disappointed. The fried seafood player, lobster roll, and lobster bisque were fantastic. We were seated near the views in the back. Servers were busy, but courteous and...More

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relatively decent food. However an extra Rice Pilaf was brought to the table and I'm really unsure of this particular waiters' status in the staff chain, however he was quite perturbed that we had not ordered it. Seems to me that the clientele is supposed...More

Thank Clamabua L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lobster bisque, clam strips & friendly servers. This restaurant is always the first place we visit whenever​ we come to the cape. Love very this place.

Thank Vegasmama85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Lobster Boat is one of our favorite restaurants on the Cape. This family friendly restaurant has a good size menu that's not overwhelming, full of seafood and pasta dishes. Outdoor seating is available right on the water, as is plenty of indoor seating with...More

Thank Marc P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poor Food (cold salmon, luke warm baked potato), Poor Drinks( refused to serve a MaiTai claiming it was a '3 liquor drink and therefore were restricted to make it), mediocre service - my entree arrived before my appetizer. And medium high prices. Clam Chowder was...More

1  Thank Edluff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As soon as we walked in everyone was friendly and made us feel right at home. The host was great and energetic. We had an excellent meal and our server Eric was great, personable, attentive, efficient.

Thank Christy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food but $$$. Easy comfortable family atmosphere. Clam chowder was ok. Great menu selection!

Thank Lisa D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
When do you open for Spring? We are going there the last week in April and hope you will be open.
20 January 2016|
Response from jonibee | Reviewed this property |
I would call before you go to see if they're open as alot of places close down for the Winter months and re-open in the Spring. I do not have their telephone number so you would have to google it to get it. It's worth going... More
What are the main courses?
22 September 2015|
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Response from denise c | Reviewed this property |
lots of seafood dishes a few steak choices, but keep in mind it is Cape Cod & they are noted for great seafood. There menu is on their website, great ocean views, just ask to sit near the window, they are always glad to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 681 Route 28, West Yarmouth, MA 02673-5102
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  West Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-775-0486
  • E-mail
The Lobster Boat has been serving affordable family meals to locals and visitors for over 30 years. We are open for lunch and dinner from noon daily and serve the freshest and finest local seafood from our own Fish Market located on the premises.Our unique casual waterfront seafood experience allows you to enjoy our Cape Cod style outdoor waterfront dining pier or our protected enclosed dining room, both situated on scenic Parkers River overlooking the Marina.We feature daily and weekly specials and offer cocktails, wine and delicious refreshing frozen drinks from our boat bar. Our menu includes favorites like our homemade onion rings, Lobster Boat Combo, 3 lb. Lobster and Cape Cod Platter.Our continued success is based on providing our customers with quality, value and unsurpassed hospitality in a true Cape Cod waterfront setting. We thank you for joining us and hope you enjoy your experience and come again.
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