HOME > Chowhound > Greater Boston Area >

Discussion

Best lobster roll on Boston's Northshore?

  • 9

We are visiting the Boston area, and looking for recommendations on the best lobster roll in the Northshore area. Thank You!

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. Well if Winthrop is considered the north shore, Belle Isle which is just over the Boston line is a great choice.

    2 Replies
    1. re: treb

      Do the boats pull up to the back of the restaurant?

      1. re: sekelmaan

        No but, they're are located close to the daily fresh catch.

    2. 2nd for Belle Isle. Farnham's has a good roll, better than Woodman's at least for that part of the North Shore.

      1 Reply
      1. re: L2k

        Unfortunately, Farnhams uses Cains mayo. I'm not a Cains mayo fan,

      2. lobster pool and lobsta land in gloucester are both good

        1. Good posts... I always think the lobster rolls start getting good once you get past Portland, ME. Don't miss out on fried clams, another north shore specialty...and if you have some range, Chauncey Creek Lobster Pound in Kittery is a nice place to visit (BYOB)...

          1. There is also Kelly's Roast Beef on Revere Beach. In Marblehead, Both the Landing and the Barnacle have excellent LR's and harborside seating.