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Best (cheapest) place to buy 24 live maine lobsters for new years??

dyippie Dec 26, 2012 04:19 PM

I know Gelsons and Ralphs have 9.99 lb.. anyone know of any specials this week?

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  1. Bob Brooks RE: dyippie Dec 27, 2012 05:49 PM

    Don't know if it's still on but 99 Ranch had them for $5.99 lb for the last several weeks. They average about 1.5 lb.

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      wakko11 RE: Bob Brooks Dec 27, 2012 09:46 PM

      It was $9.99/lb last night at the Arcadia 99 Ranch.

    2. Baron RE: dyippie Dec 28, 2012 06:20 AM

      You're gunna need a bigger pot.

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        foodiemahoodie RE: dyippie Dec 29, 2012 03:22 AM

        I did some research on this a year or so ago. 99 Ranch is priced low, but Lax-C (downtown) or Shun Fat in El Monte were lower.

        Arcadia supermarket is also pretty cheap.

        Call and find out. Let us know what you find.

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          dyippie RE: foodiemahoodie Dec 30, 2012 07:35 AM

          I called all three before I had posted. I could not get anyone on the phone that understood what I was asking.

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            foodiemahoodie RE: dyippie Jan 6, 2013 02:31 AM


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              foodiemahoodie RE: foodiemahoodie Mar 10, 2013 04:54 PM

              There is a Shun Fat in Monterrey Park (on Atlantic) with the same prices as El Monte. Live (Main or Boston) lobsters. Smaller ones can be 6.99-7.99. Larger ones are more.

        2. Chandavkl RE: dyippie Jan 6, 2013 05:35 PM

          Current Shun Fat price is 7.99

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