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Lobster Shanty in Hightstown closing and reopening as....

NJFoodie May 15, 2010 09:40 PM

... Jack Baker's American Bar and Grill Restaurant

<http://www.hightstownlobstershanty.com/>

Hope the new one is good or better than the 'ol Lobster Shanty. Website says to check back in July 2010. That makes two new restaurants on Route 33.

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    cantkick RE: NJFoodie May 16, 2010 04:19 AM

    That means it's just a new menu with a new focus, as it was Jack Baker's Lobster Shanty.

    I was never impressed with it. Ate there two or three times over the years. Barely passable, would only go if I was starving while passing by.

    1. Angelina RE: NJFoodie May 16, 2010 06:37 AM

      I hope they make it something like a Pour House in Shrewsbury. Just burgers at a local place.

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      Pour House
      640 Shrewsbury Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ 07701

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        gailelyson RE: Angelina May 18, 2010 04:08 AM

        They own Moore's and Escondito's in Freehold as well, I believe this is going to be more like Moore's. Sports bar , burger type place.

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          yCf RE: gailelyson May 18, 2010 05:20 AM

          The seafood wasn't the greatest at Lobster Shanty but I do love their NE Clam Chowder. Hope that stays on the menu.

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