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“Fish Market - Good mussels!”

Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant
Ranked #27 of 255 Restaurants in Charlottetown
Price range: US$12 - US$32
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Local cuisine, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: We are located at 2 Prince St. Wharf in historic Charlottetown, PEI. You cannot get any closer to the water with over half our dining area being over the water at high tide. Lobster On The Wharf specializes in a wide variety of seafood and has great options for the landlovers and kids as well. We have more outdoor seating than anywhere else on PEI. Lobster On The Wharf also does private functions and special occassions. With our adjacent seafood market the fresh seafood might as well be taken straight out of the sea or off the boat!
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We came here to get fresh seafood to cook at our accommodation. The service was good and the seafood was fresh. Definitely a place I would come to get seafood - beats going to the grocery store!

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Thank mhuang
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Steven L, Owner at Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2014

Picking up mussels from our fresh seafood market definitely beats going to the grocery store and we can usually beat their price as well. Thanks for the props on Tripadvisor.

Thanks,
Steven Larkin
Owner/Operator
Lobster on the Wharf

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Reviewed 10 August 2014

Food was good, but the noise level caused by 2 kids at the next door table ruined the dining experience not just for us but for other 2 couples seated in the same room.
Suggestion for the Host or Hostess - seat the families with small kids in one area and mature couples (whose kids are adults) in another area.

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1  Thank Tanya C
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Steven L, Owner at Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2014

Tanya,
Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here at Lobster on the Wharf. It would certainly be easier to put any noisier tables in one area if we knew which ones would be loud. Unfortunately it is difficult to put all families with small kids in one area since they often require a table bigger than a 4 top. We appreciate you commenting on the great food and hope to see you again soon.

Thanks,
Steven Larkin
Owner/Operator
Lobster on the Wharf

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Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Great spot on wharf, food disappointing , stale buns, chowder pasty? Mussels dry, no sauce but with sand . Oysters small but the clams were good. Sautéed Scallops not prepared correctly, must be inexperienced kitchen staff . Recommend for drinks and apps only,

1  Thank Christine B
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Steven L, Owner at Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2014

Sorry that everything wasn't up to your expectations. If you ordered the steamed mussels then there is no sauce on them, but rather melted butter on the side. I might recommend ordering the large oysters if you find the small ones too small and we would like to hear how the scallops were not prepared correctly for we are a little perplexed about this. We look forward to hearing back from you. I have attached my email and look forward to hearing back from you.

Steven Larkin
Owner/Operator
slarkin@lobsteronthewharf.com

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Reviewed 8 August 2014

The service was excellent and the staff very friendly. The location, right at the water's edge, is perfect. The fish and chips were so good that we went back again 2 days later for more. And I am not usually a fish and chip fan!

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Thank Sandy G
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Steven L, Owner at Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2014

Sandy,

We are happy to hear that your first visit to Lobster on the Wharf earned us a second visit days later. We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience.

Thanks,
Steven Larkin
Owner/Operator
Lobster on the Wharf

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Reviewed 8 August 2014

We enjoyed this restaurant right on the waterfront in Charloottetown. The dinner for two was out of this world yummy! 3 lbs of mussels, a 2lb lobster each plus a bottle of wine. The waitstaff were very friendly and helpful. Our waitress, Sydney, was outstanding. We enjoyed it so much we went back for a second time during our stay.

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Thank Janet A C
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Steven L, Owner at Lobster-On-The-Wharf Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2014

Janet,

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review of your dinner at Lobster on the Wharf. I will be sure to pass along your comments to the staff. Next time you are on the Island we hope to see you again at Lobster on the Wharf.

Thanks,
Steven Larkin
Owner/Operator
Lobster on the Wharf

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