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Lobster Claw Pound & Restaurant

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41 Ocean Park Rd, Saco, ME 04072-1625
+1 207-282-0040
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Lobster Claw offers a unique dining opportunity for its customers and a pleasant atmosphere. The owners have the own recipes and cook fresh seafood up daily from the ocean to your table. Prices are moderate but affordable.

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1 Thank Greg B
Humble, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was great. Donna was a very nice, experienced server and was able to explain all the food and drinks.

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1 Thank patgal48
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First time there and absolutely loved it. One of a kind place and the staff make it! They were wonderful & talkative; just what a solo person usually wants. Donna especially was just absolutely wonderful!!! Highly recommend the hot lobster roll! It's just lobster on a roll without the work! Add on the hot (real) butter & you find your... More 

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1 Thank Aerisgau
St. Pete Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped into this historic, family owned, restaurant, in Soco, ME, while visiting the area to see our daughter. We liked our dinner so much we went back for lunch the very next day! We have shared steamers, lobster bisque, lobster, and fried scallops, clams and shrimp. All the food is top notch and prepared to perfection.... More 

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1 Thank Stan W
Saco, Maine
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Nothing fancy here at the Lobster Claw, but the seafood is fresh and it's prepared in an immaculate kitchen. Order your food at an outdoor window, then seat yourself inside at the picnic tables or on the outdoor deck. Like I said, it's not a fancy place but it's clean and friendly and the food is great. There is a... More 

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Thank ElizabethF64
Garnerville, New York
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

You stand to make your order. They don't accept credit cards under $15. We ordered our dinner and than wanted something else. The something else had to be paid for in cash which we didn't have. Needed to borrow from our friends which was a little embarrassing. But the food is great and prices are reasonable.

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Thank Joy E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had great lobster roll here! You order by walking up to the window, and then your waitress brings the food out to you. I would have preferred ordering with my waitress, because she gave us good recommendations on some other food to try, had we talked to her first. Portion sizes are on the smaller size, so it would... More 

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1 Thank TravelinBeaner
Saco, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped on our way out of town for vacation. We decided to get lobster rolls to start vacation with. The amount of lobster was very small for the price. Alot more roll than lobster. Expected bigger amount considering they are on the coast. Service was good and very friendly.

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Thank Daisy P
Saco, Maine
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

When asked if we could split the double lobster meal they replied there would be a $6 plate charge. I feel if someone is not that hungry they should be able to split.

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Thank Marcia M
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The Lobster Bisque and Clam Chowder were both very good as well as the stuffed lobster. Casual dining experience. Our waitress Donna was very nice and did an excellent job. Really enjoyed our visit here.

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1 Thank Jack L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Ocean Park Rd, Saco, ME 04072-1625
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Saco
  • Phone Number: +1 207-282-0040

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