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Sep 1, 2009 07:20 PM
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Red Hook Lobster Pound at Buttermilk Channel?

Anyone tried the Friday special? Do they serve the regular menu or just lobster? Were the crowds hideous? Price? Thanks for any info.

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  1. heard the prices were steep. 11.95/lb? you can do better a fairway...

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    1. re: oystersallday

      If that price is accurate, then $15 for a 1 1/4 lb. lobster at a restaurant is actually a very good deal. No doubt its cheaper if you buy it at Fairway, but its cheaper at any supermarket as compared to a restaurant.

      1. re: oystersallday

        I picked up 2 lobsters at the Lobster Pound for 8.95/lb a couple of weeks ago, which is about a buck cheaper than Fairway. Very good quality. I don't know anything about this Buttermilk Channel thing the OP is referring to though. Is it some kind of special cookout?

        1. re: oolah

          From what I've heard, they are serving lobster from the Red Hook Lobster Pound on Fridays as a special. It says market price on the menu.

          1. re: jdf

            The Red Hook Lobster Pound lobster is a Friday night special at Buttermilk Channel. It is in addition to the regular menu. Both my son & husband have had it and loved it. I'm not sure about the pricing.

            1. re: jdf

              scratch my price then. i was talking about something else.