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Roy Moore Lobster Co

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39 Bearskin Nck, Rockport, MA 01966-1642
+1 978-546-6696
08:00 - 18:00
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Went in a few times just to chat with the owners. Let me hold a live lobster for a photo opp. Had a bowl of clam chowder which was amazing! Once while we were chatting, the owner said, "just a minute, I have a customer," he then grabbed a hunk of salmon and gave it to a very large dog... More 

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Houston, TX
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166 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Hurry if you want to messily to eat these at Roy Moore's before they close October 31 for the season. We are mad for this place. Ate here twice this week. Forget the bready fish cakes. Go straight for the lobsters. Steaming them in sea water truly makes you feel you're eating the sea. Weird, but true. They cook gently,... More 

Thank lanago2
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Its been said in other posts. The chowder rocks. When in the North East, head up to Rockport, walk down the little shack in the village, get your chowder, sit out the back and enjoy life cause it doesn't get any better!

Thank Garth_Trelawney
Westfield, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Don't just go by the name, yes the lobsters are great.....they cook them for you right there and then you can enjoy them out back on picnic tables with a fantastic view of Motif #1......doesn't get any better than that! BUT, you really need to try the clam chowder, the best I've ever tasted (that's according to my 7 year... More 

Thank masstraveler2998
Vancouver, Washington
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

With just one night in Rockport we wanted something good to eat. We chose to go to the Roy Moore restaurant close to the Lobster Co. on Bearskin Neck. Neither of us had lobster but the scallops I had and the clams my husband had were so good! The prices were very low compared to other places we'd eaten over... More 

Thank Judy0549
Fayetteville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Roy Moore's Lobster is true New England lobster at it's finest! There is nothing better than eating the freshest seafood in fresh air. The people are friendly and provide fantastic service. This is a MUST do if you love seafood, but especially lobster! We loved it so much we went twice.

Thank Dianne G
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place, always a great energy and delicious food every time we go! A must stop whenever we visit Rockport!

Thank Jennifer B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

and alive 3 minutes ago! Oh my. Sit on the patio overlooking the water and fishing shacks. We had lobster (of course), clam chowder. The lobster came right out of the tanks, cooked to perfection. The chowder was rich and filled with clams. The staff were eager to please. They were just as excited to work there as we were... More 

Thank Kathleen S
Bay Springs, Mississippi
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Authentic little lobster shack in beautiful Rockport. Definitely not fancy. But if you want great lobster, this is the place. Couldn't be fresher or better tasting. Highly recommend.

Thank GLM50
Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The window seats have a great view of the harbor and are worth waiting for. It''s a pretty basic set up, nothing special about the ambience or atmosphere unless you have the view. We ate a variety of seafood dishes, the fish was all cooked well and tasty but the sides were uninspired and not hot enough. The service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Soups, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Bearskin Nck, Rockport, MA 01966-1642
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-546-6696

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?