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Dana1949 Jun 12, 2011 08:20 AM

the best lobster rolls within driving distance of Hampton Beach? Thank you.

  1. MidCoastMaineiac Jun 13, 2011 08:55 AM

    What's your definition of "within driving distance"? 1/2 hour?

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      Dana1949 Jun 13, 2011 06:57 PM

      Under an hour is good. Thank you.

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      rizzo0904 Jun 13, 2011 10:53 AM

      Petey's in Rye...although it's on a bulkie roll instead of the traditional hot dog roll.

      I always enjoyed them from Ceals in Seabrook but I haven't been in years.

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        dfrostnh Jun 14, 2011 09:37 AM

        Had our first Petey's lobster roll Memorial Day weekend and it was definitely good. The roll is a sandwich roll but not as thick as a bulkie roll. They also still toast the roll and if they didn't, it wouldn't be as good.

        We were disappointed with our lobster rolls from the Ice House in Newcastle last Sunday. The lobster was very cold and the hot dog rolls seemed very whimpy, maybe a cheap brand. Tasted ok but didn't hold up very well.

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        Ice House Restaurant & Bar
        171 Battery St Ste 1, Burlington, VT 05401

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        eat714 Jun 14, 2011 09:12 AM

        I agree on Petey's they also have terrific clam chowder and fried clams. Enjoy. Plus just for lobster rolls, just north on 1A from Hampton Beach is the Beach Plum, a seaside type ice cream joint but very good lobster rolls.

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          JeremyEG Jun 14, 2011 09:20 AM

          Another vote for Petey's. Don't miss their chowder either.
          JeremyEG
          HomeCookLocavore.com

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            Dana1949 Jun 15, 2011 04:51 AM

            We planned on going to Petey's for seafood. Perhaps we'll make a second trip for the lobster rolls. Thanks.

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              JeremyEG Jun 15, 2011 06:51 AM

              Seafood isn't too bad either. : )
              JeremyEG
              HomeCookLocavore.com

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                Dave B Jun 17, 2011 10:23 AM

                Jeremy, that's a very nicely-done blog you've got there. Fun to read your comments that go along with the recipes.

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                  JeremyEG Jul 1, 2011 02:30 PM

                  Why thank you Dave! Feel free to send in any recipes of your own. Are you a fellow New Englander?
                  JeremyEG
                  HomeCookLocavore.com

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