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Alma Lobster Shop

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Seafood, Canadian
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36 Shore Lane, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1K4, Canada
+1 506-887-1987
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Toronto, Canada
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146 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I had heard about this place from a tourist book. It was easy to find with their 2 large signs on the main road through town. The place is definitely authentic seafood where you can pick out your fresh catch. You eat outside at their picnic tables and they bring out your order for you. I had the lobster roll... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

You can tour the facility while you wait. There is a nice patio so you can eat in or take out and very delicious!

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Aylmer, Canada
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I only passed through Alma once but I can't wait to come back to this amazing little village. Here in Ontario, we heard about the capture of this lobster and said it would be horribly sad if they didn't set him free. I can only say how happy I was to stumble across the article that said that is exactly... More 

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Rockland, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 November 2016

If you love fresh lobster, you got to try Alma Lobster Shop, food excellent, and fresh, platter comes with whole lobster, corn on a cob, salad, bread, and garlic butter, as well as all tools to get the meat out of lobster, including a bib, to protect your clothing, staff are friendly. Family business, they have their own boats, ships,... More 

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Thank bearminator
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Best. Lobster. Ever. On a trip through the Maritimes, we ate lobster, lobster rolls, lobster mac and cheese--all things lobster--in every town we visited. So we fancy ourselves somewhat expert. The lobster at the Alma Lobster Shop was so sweet and tender--like no lobster we had ever had before or since. Truly the ne plus ultra. If you find yourself... More 

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Ottawa
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127 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Simply outstanding ! Huge racks of lobster on ice... Huge selection, including lobsters in the 3+ pound range... Often o many tourists snapping pictures that it takesd a bit of time to be served. If you LOVE lobster - this is the place for you. Believe me - they taste nothing like the ones back home

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Ancaster, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Yummy, delicious lobster! We eat it Oceanside every year. Not to be missed. You can choose basic lobster or a meal. Covered eating area is available as well.

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Thank Martn040615
Jasper, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here to catch the guys in action! They were sorting the fresh caught lobster and let us watch. Even though they weren't open they were very nice and knowledgable and open their store for us! Want to come back in summer months.

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Thank JJE768
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped on our way from Fundy National Park to Moncton. We enjoyed the lobster roll, the scallops , and the mussels. We sat outside and enjoyed the view. Very nice lunch.

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Blacksburg
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this cute little restaurant, which turned out to be a gem. The lobster rolls were amazing. The staff was so welcoming and helpful. Wish we would of went back again for dinner. Defintely will go again and take a cooler to take yummy food home.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Shore Lane, Alma, New Brunswick E4H 1K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Albert County  >  Alma
  • Phone Number: +1 506-887-1987
Description
We are open daily 10-8 pm. We invite you to enjoy fresh cooked lobsters on our enclosed patio, with salads, rolls, hot butter and beverage of your choosing while viewing Fundy's Giant tides. Also have fresh steamed mussels and hot butter, fresh lobster rolls, snow crab or seafood chowder. For those who don't want seafood, we have grill cheese and chicken burgers. Free WIFI

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