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Want a lobster over 2 lbs- which restaurant is reasonable?

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hopegoode Jan 22, 2009 02:02 PM

Has anyone tried the 3 lb. lobster at Compass? Would love to hear about any place to get a good lobster dinner! (Any deals at the upscale steakhouses?)

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    FoodieFemme Jan 22, 2009 02:12 PM

    I know the Palm has good lobster deals (but never tried it there). You could also try Centro Vasco in Chelsea - they have humongous lobsters and it is very reasonably priced.

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      LeahBaila Jan 23, 2009 04:23 AM

      Yes, the Palm serves up to 7 lb lobsters. I really enjoyed my meal the last time I was there.

      www.thelunchbelle.com

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        fishermb Jan 23, 2009 11:33 AM

        Centro Vasco is my recommendation, both for large lobsters and delicious lobsters. I've had 3 1/2 pounders there, my favorite place for the animal.

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          david sprague Jan 23, 2009 01:48 PM

          definitely the best place for bang for yr buck....and damn good overall. for lobster. and wine. anything else, meh.

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