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best lobster in brooklyn?

butchersboy Apr 13, 2013 10:24 AM

i'm downtown, but will travel for great lobster.

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    sadarami Apr 15, 2013 08:28 AM

    Red Hook Lobster pound. I had my best lobster ever there last year, and I'm from New England. They've recently reopened after Sandy flooding and I am happy thart its still a BYOB, no frills place

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      Ziggy41 Apr 15, 2013 04:29 PM

      What Sadarami said

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        waxyjax Apr 21, 2013 12:33 PM

        i love Red Hook Lobster pound. it also gets the seal of approval from my New England friends.

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        FriedClamFanatic Jun 15, 2013 09:18 PM

        Red Hook Lobster can also be found at the Brooklyn Flea and the South St. Fulton mkt. On a walking/ferry tour of NYC today (self guided), my Maine brought up (summers) wife and daughter(also Maine summers) declared it was exquisite.

        They offer it Maine-style (their words) as a lobster salad roll with an interesting scallion/sauce garnish AND as a Connecticut style with butter(my preference), but alas, I didn't have a chance to show the family the 'proper" way since I had a hankering for a McRIB slider/sandwich one of the BBQ places was offering (not to be confused with golden arches). Also excellent

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