Lobster is a top food in NYC. Here are some of the best places to get a lobster meal in New York City.


15. Budakkan



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This Asian restaurant gives lobster a brand new twist. Try the lobster chow fun with shrimp.


75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011





14. Beauty and Essex

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Behind the exterior of a plain pawn shop is a lounge with the single beauty of a lobster meal. Try the lobster dumplings, mac and cheese, or tacos.


146 Essex St, New York, NY 10002

(212) 614-0146











13. The Mermaid Inn

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This seafood restaurant has some of the best lobster in town. The Upper West Side eatery has a lobster special with mac and cheese on the side that’s affordable and delicious.


96 2nd Ave.










12. Mermaid Oyster Bar


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Not to be confused with Mermaid Inn, Mermaid Oyster Bar is a Greenwich Village staple for good lobster. New Yorkers can try the lobster roll with oysters and a refreshing beer.


79 McDougal St.






11. Marea




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Try the lobster antipasti dish at this Theatre District seafood restaurant. The Italian touch gives the lobster a zesty taste.


240 Central Park S.




  1. Lobster Place


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Lobster Place has some of the freshest lobster in town. The lobster rolls and steamed lobster are best with smoked fish and even caviar.


75 9th Ave.


(212) 255-5672



8. Fish         

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Even though this restaurant is named for fish, New Yorkers love the lobster here. This West Village eatery have a quarter pound lobster special with clams, corn, and a side of fries.


280 Bleecker St.

 (212) 255-5672



7.  Burger and Lobster

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Mix a burger and lobster at this Flatiron District restaurant. The heaping helping of lobster with a juicy burger is a New York favorite.


39 W. 19th St.



6. Chelsea Market

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Chelsea Market has some of the best lobster in town.  Try the lobster with chips on the side.


75 9th Ave.





5.  Cull and Pistol


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For an elegant lobster meal, try lobster with caviar and deviled eggs. This Chelsea seafood restaurant is a favorite in NYC.


75 9th Ave.




4. John Dory Oyster Bar

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The Ace Hotel houses this oyster bar with succulent lobster. The seafood is sustainable, so guests can enjoy their lobster guilt-free.






3. City Lobster and Steak

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This Theatre District restaurant has some of the best surf and turf in New York. Pair the delectable lobster with a hearty steak.


121 W 49th St.



2. Ed’s Lobster Bar


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Ed’s Lobster is a top restaurant for lobster lovers. New Yorkers can’t get enough of the bisque, rolls, and even lobster ravioli.


222 Lafayette St.





  1. Luke’s Lobster

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Luke’s Lobster may be nationwide, but is beloved in New York. Try the Taste of Maine special to get the best lobster roll outside of New England.


93 E. 7th