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743 Main St, U.S. Route One, Rockland, ME 04841-3427
+1 207-596-5600
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster roll” (256 reviews)
“clams” (260 reviews)
“seafood” (87 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
743 Main St, U.S. Route One, Rockland, ME 04841-3427
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

It is a bit out if the way, we walked a mile one way to try this place and it was worth it! Lobster roll was one of the best I had on this trip. Line was long but moved fast. Limited seating. There is...More

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Excellent find! We had a lobster roll and fried whole clams. The lobster roll was excellent but the fried clams were out of this world!!! So light, tender and flavorful. Great meal, highly recommend, nice view too!

Thank rlb1025
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Holy cow - or Holy Lobster! We so enjoyed our first visit to this most-friendly, happy, good eats restaurant! Can't get any fresher for the lobster, the corn was fresh and cooked perfectly, and I added a baked potato for good measure! The wine comes...More

Thank Thereseeee
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Ate here vacationing in Maine. Had been recommend. Had lobster on my salad - lobster was dry, chewy and salad was like a MCDonalds salad - pre packaged. No salad dressing and had to ask for it after I had my plate. Seafood platter was...More

2  Thank Izzyb61
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

First time here. We both ordered the Lobster Rolls. With butter - No Mayo. ($20 each) came with a small bag of chips and a pickle. The Lobster Roll was dry, very chewy, and tasteless. (Couldn’t cut with a knife) There was zero butter on...More

2  Thank HeathersS
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Went here first, hungry and rady for our first lobster role. Had to have been two lobsters worth of meat on the butter toasted bun. A little more mayo than i would have liked, but still awesome. Probably best role in Rockland, but don't miss...More

Thank Relax58007
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Ordered Rockland and Lazyman Lobsters. Food was made quickly, 15 min wait, and was delicious. Also had fried clams that melted in our mouths. Corn was a little overcooked and boiled with the husks.

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

After witnessing a long line at what appeared to bed cute seafood shack, we were extremely disappointed. Our $45 meal that took 45min to get was well below average. The haddock tacos were bland, with stale tortillas. Clam chowder was ok, my husband said his...More

3  Thank Lonepalm999
ClawsLuLu, Owner at Claws, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks for visiting! The tortillas are fresh - we do grill them to give them a little "crunch. We hope you enjoy your dinner Burger King! Cheers!

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Had the steamers and two 1lb lobsters, everything was really fresh just what we were looking for in Maine ! Prices alittle high but not to bad food was good so was service thanks claws for a good experience

Thank CAVD
ClawsLuLu, Owner at Claws, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I have visited several times and ordered their signature broiled haddock sandwich. It comes with lettuce (green leaf), tomato, red onion and melted cheese on a toasted roll. Haddock is super thick, juicy and tasted fresh-caught. No square blocks of defrosted fish.Best haddock sandwich ever...More

Thank Rmary10
ClawsLuLu, Owner at Claws, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you very much! Glad you enjoyed - come see us again soon! :)

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Questions & Answers
4 May 2018|
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Response from ClawsLuLu | Property representative |
Hello! We are opening for the 2018 season on May 23...Hours will be 11am to 9pm daily, through September 30. Hope to see you there!
5 September 2017|
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Response from ClawsLuLu | Property representative |
Our last day will be Sunday October 1st and we will be closing at 4 p.m... Hope to see you before then!
Paula C
12 September 2016|
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Response from ClawsLuLu | Property representative |
Hello! We definitely allow dogs on our deck! Our last day of the season will be Sunday, October 2nd - 11am until we run out of food! Cheers!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 743 Main St, U.S. Route One, Rockland, ME 04841-3427
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-596-5600
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Claws specializes in offering the highest quality fresh local seafood, prepared with vintage Maine recipes, all at reasonable prices. Enjoy panoramic views of Rockland Harbor as you dine on our beautiful deck at picnic tables with bright umbrellas. We also can pack all of our menu items for take-out. Call in your order in advance or simply order in person. Serving beer and wine and featuring several local labels. New for 2015 - now serving fried seafood! Try our amazing "Boats" filled with fried clams, scallops, haddock or shrimp along with our home made French fries and coleslaw. Lobster dinners, lobster mac 'n cheese, steamers, crab cakes, lobster bisque, Angus burgers, chicken sandwiches - everything is made with care and from scratch.
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