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Captain Scott's Lobster Dock

80 Hamilton St, New London, CT 06320-5543
+1 860-439-1741
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (255 reviews)
“clams” (66 reviews)
“seafood” (127 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
80 Hamilton St, New London, CT 06320-5543
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Scott's is worth the drive from the upper part of the state. My favorite is the buttery lobster roll, which comes with a generous amount of lobster compared to a lot of other seafood restaurants in the area. The onion rings are good but...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This a casual place that has picnic tables and serves simple beach food: fresh fried seafood and Lobster rolls hot or cold. You order at the window. If they have the grilled fish taco special get it, yum.

Thank Cara S
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Best lobster roll I’ve had at any price! The large, foot long is all lobster and only $18! Whole, belly in, fried clams that are not greasy. Outdoor picnic tables only.

Thank Frap
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Had the"bread bow" of lobster bisque that was "to die for"! However, all of their seafood choices are "yummy"!

Thank Charles and Jan... K
Reviewed 30 November 2017

we ate at Capt Scotts the day after thanksgiving for lunch. the food was out of this world good. Hot lobster roll, shrimp po boy, shrimp plate, even the chicken fingers were delicious. we really enjoy eating here when we come to town.

Thank st3insc
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We chose this café to experience a bit of New England cuisine, and because it was about halfway between New York City and Boston on a recent road trip. We ate our lobster rolls outdoors on the picnic tables on a sparkling autumn day. The...More

Thank JillClardy
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Came here recently for dinner and really enjoyed it. I started with a lobster bisque which was delicious. I then had the sea scallops, and they were equally nice. The staff (at the window) was very nice and the prices were in line with expectations....More

Thank SerpaJ
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Expected a lot from the reviews. You have to order yourself and we waited a really long time to get the food. By the time we got the food it was lukewarm. The fried clams were good but not hot. The lobster was tough and...More

1  Thank missy53
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The seafood platter is to be highly recommended ! Great selection and very fresh ! Even vegetarians manage to get salad fries and onion rings ! Superb location overlooking the harbour

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Captain Scott knows where to get his seafood!! It was spectacular. Cool evening warmed up with lobster bisque.

Thank EHaas2013
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Questions & Answers
7 September 2017|
Response from eccline | Reviewed this property |
The information is on their website.
7 September 2017|
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Response from dizydean | Reviewed this property |
fries and slaw and it's about $19
Devin H
24 August 2017|
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Response from mthomp123 | Reviewed this property |
yes totally, picnic benches and a very laid back situation. Children and folks of all ages are fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Hamilton St, New London, CT 06320-5543
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 860-439-1741
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