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City Island Lobster House

691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
+1 718-885-1459
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“garlic bread” (25 reviews)
“lobster” (43 reviews)
“salad” (40 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
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1 - 10 of 265 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got there on a Sunday just as they opened. JoJo the owner was standing out front to greet us. After talking for several minutes he looks at my wife and say Chardonnay (which she always drinks) then looks at me and asks what kind...More

1  Thank robhendry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's one of the first or the first restaurant to your left when you get off the bridge that connects city island tot he rest of the world. No long lines trying to get to the middle of the island to the other restaurants.. And...More

1  Thank joes-smoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dined at the City Island Lobster House with another couple. We usually go to Sammy's, but decided to try someplace new, and I was glad we did. The food was so good, and the lobster feast on the menu is a...More

Thank Robin1104
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday lunch was fantastic. I got the lobster and crab special and wife got the crab cakes. Both of us had the New England clam chowder and they also gave us bread salad and relish tray. All of it was fantastic. The best surprise came...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very likeable discovery!i've never been here before,but i promise that when i'll come back to New York,i'll have a sunday lunch here,cause is a wonderful place,the service is very nice and goods are so delicious!

1  Thank 07092017
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

On left after the bridge. The closest place on the island. Valet parking. We were seated immediately. Quick service. Lots of extras (salad, antipasti, apps, garlic bread), all yummy. Food was delicious as were the cocktails.

1  Thank Yanny H
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It started off great: a big portion of delicious garlic bread, cheeses, olives and salad as soon as we sat down. Unfortunately when the mains came, there were very plain ( I would compare to the food from Applebee's). We sat inside where it was...More

1  Thank sotms
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

This place is definitely worth stopping at for food and cocktails. The food was excellent , the service top notch and the drinks were delish. Don't skip over this place

1  Thank Jacqueline R D
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I have been to this place at least 5 times. I do not eat seafood but people brag about there "land" dishes and I have yet to find a dish worth bragging about. Each time I have eaten here I had a different meal and...More

2  Thank Krystle L. C
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Lovers of crabs and lobster will. Lovely be it here. Mad multiple ways it is sweet and succulent. Size is optional with bigger for more but all is great including the. Salads

Thank Allan S
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Response from Corporanj | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do. They actually have a very varied wine list.
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Response from JovanniTC | Reviewed this property |
No dress code at all. Jeans, sandals, sneakers is all fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 691 Bridge St, Bronx, NY 10464-1102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-885-1459
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