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Westbrook Lobster Restaurant

300 Church St, Wallingford, CT 06492-2253
+1 203-265-5071
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster” (44 reviews)
“chowder” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
300 Church St, Wallingford, CT 06492-2253
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We came late (9pm) on Friday night and were exhausted from a long travel day. We couldnt have had a more delicious meal and our waiter (Kyle) couldnt have been more attentive, funny and nice! When I kidded Kyle that I am an expert on...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We came with a crowd and had a great meal with family. The service was on their toes and the meals were delicious!

Thank qtdesignz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found my new favorite seafood restaurant! For an appetizer I ordered the steamed clams and they were delicious!! For dinner I ate the stuffed filet of sole which had such great flavor and they didn't Jip you with the seafood stuffing. What I was...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a business dinner here, as suggested by our host. Everything was great. They had a nice selection of microbrews to start. I had to have a cup of the clam chowder, which was very, very good. The seafood choices were excellent and everyone...More

Thank MonkeyChuckle
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My favorite at this restaurant are the lobster lollipops- an appetizer of lobster meat on a stick, bartered and fried. Oh, so bad for you but tastes soooo good. It's served with a tangy dipping sauce. Everything else is pretty much the same as every...More

Thank MM8803
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh lobster roll and good clam chowder. Staff was friendly and professional. Went early and place was already starting to fill with customers. Seated at table with nice view of the stream that runs through back of property. Would probably return to this full service...More

Thank neverhome821
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Average meal, decent service. Good choice in a pinch. Nothing really to write home about. Raw bar a bit overpriced but chilled nicely. Fish suffers from lack of sauce. Would improve taste tremendously.

Thank jk13481983
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Day boat scallops were excellent. My wife's lobster was a little disappointing. You would expect that it would be a "select" grade with hard shell claws that were full of meat. It was not. The shell was thin and full of water. I had the...More

Thank Tom U
Michael L, Owner at Westbrook Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Hi Tom- Thank you for dining with us. I am pleased that you really enjoyed our Day Boat Scallop entree! Thank you for your feedback. We will be more critical on our seafood suppliers when our fresh seafood arrives to ensure it is the best...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Wait staff a little slow to start, but very attentive after that Food was fresh, well prepared, and plentiful Good value for cost

Thank rsnapmd
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The food is good, I ordered the baked stuffed shrimp and it was delicious. However, the shells were still on the shrimp?! The tails are normal but not the shells. It was a mess to eat, thank goodness I wasn't on a date! That is...More

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Allen T
are the clam strips fresh or frozen ?
1 December 2016|
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Response from Michael L | Property representative |
hello Allen. we only buy fresh clam strips, whole belly clams, and all our seafood fresh daily out of Massachusetts. Great question and thank you!
Hi, What days and times are happy hour.
25 August 2016|
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Response from DeniseF320 | Reviewed this property |
Their website says: Mon-Sat 4-7 Sun 12-7
Jeannot M
We have been there before, we are coming tonight for a meal-----------
17 July 2016|
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Response from Loretta P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this took so long. The food is excellent especially the pub menu. The rewards program has changed and is disappointing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Church St, Wallingford, CT 06492-2253
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-265-5071
  • E-mail
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