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Rye Harbor Lobster Pound

) #4 of 18 Restaurants in Rye ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Soups, Seafood
1870 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2718
+1 603-964-7845
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  • Very good7%
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  • Poor1%
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“bisque” (12 reviews)
“steamers” (5 reviews)
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American, Soups, Seafood
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1870 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2718
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Reviews (56)
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 14 January 2017

This lunch was not inexpensive but boy was this sandwich outstanding. I'm getting hungry just thinking about it. YUM!!!!

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Although they are closed for the season, go here in the spring for their chowder, Whether clam or lobster, they are creamy and filling.

Thank sam c
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Oh, what can I say about the fluffy chowder with gigs of lobster (cooked in sheer and butter) dropped right in the middle??? How about the hot lobster roll (just lobster cooked in sherry and butter)? The bisque? The lobster mac 'n cheese? This little...More

Thank JEFFREY and El... G
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Everything is fresh here. The Lobster comes in from a boat across the street. Steamers , Shrimp and Lobster rolls. We were told about the Fluffy-chowder beforehand and it did NOT disappoint us. Mac-Cheese-Lobster dinner filled me up. I went back and told the staff...More

1  Thank Scot F
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Went for brunch, the hot lobster roll was amazing! Nice atmosphere right on the harbor near all the boats and the other shacks.

1  Thank pepeb715
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Yummy! We discovered this "hidden jewel" in Rye Harbor yesterday. I was looking for boiled lobster "in the rough", and my husband, a lobster roll. This was the perfect little spot. The lobster was tender and flavorful. I also enjoyed a cup of lobster gazpacho,...More

1  Thank thornegagnon
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stopped at the Rye Harbor Lobster Pound and we had a couple bowls of the lobster bisque. It was so good and lots of lobster. One person also had the shrimp cocktail and raved about it. Definitly worth the trip. Actually the trip is...More

Thank bgfuntime
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I am not a huge fan of lobster rolls, I think they are just overpriced sandwiches. Having said that I do Like this Lobster Pound's version. It is a tiny restaurant but worth the trip, if you are in the area. We live in rye...More

Thank Tim3771
Reviewed 28 June 2016

You would never expect something so good out of a place so small. Best lobster roll I have ever had in NH. 2nd best to Red's in Wiscassett, ME. Perfectly toasted bun, plenty of lobster and a splendid butter sauce. Mouthwatering,

2  Thank Craig M
Reviewed 21 April 2016

my title says it all. Fresh caught, fresh steamed, cracked and mixed. Toasted rolls on an electric skillet, in a lobster shack on the harbor. "nuf, said?"

4  Thank Linda L
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Justine T
Are you open all season, if not when do you close and reopen?
12 September 2015|
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Response from AZLove_to_travel22 | Reviewed this property |
Call them at 603-964-7845 to find out !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1870 Ocean Blvd, Rye, NH 03870-2718
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +1 603-964-7845