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A Guide to Boston's Most Unique Lobster Dishes

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Today, in a few select cities across the Eater universe, we're taking a look at the best places to find exciting, elevated versions of classic local dishes. met%20back%20bay.png

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Lobster rolls may be the quintessential summer food in New England, but lobster dresses up gorgeously as well. Many restaurants in Boston serve creative and complex lobster dishes for those special nights when a plain old lobster roll just won't do. From a cassolette of sea urchin and lobster at Clio to lobster tail schnitzel at Post 390, here's a guide to some of the most elevated lobster dishes Boston-area restaurants have to offer.

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1. Lobster Roe Noodles at Island Creek Oyster Bar

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500 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 532-5300
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2. Cassolette of Sea Urchin and Lobster at Clio

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370 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 536-7200
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3. Butter-Poached Casco Bay Lobster at L’Espalier

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774 Boylston St, Prudential Center, Sephora - Prudential Center
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 262-3023
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4. Thai Lobster Roll at MET Back Bay

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279 Dartmouth St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 267-0451
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5. Drunk and Naked Lobster Omelet at dbar

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1236 Dorchester Ave
Boston, MA 02125
(617) 265-4490
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6. Lobster Tail Schnitzel at Post 390

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406 Stuart St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 399-0015
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7. Lobster-Stuffed Squash Blossom at Lineage

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242 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 232-0065
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8. Lobster Savannah at Abe & Louie’s

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(617) 536-6300
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9. “Night Moves” Scituate Lobster at Deuxave

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Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 517-5915
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10. Sonya Rose Lobster Sliders at Russell House Tavern

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14 John F. Kennedy St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 500-3055
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1. Lobster Roe Noodles at Island Creek Oyster Bar

500 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
500 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215

2. Cassolette of Sea Urchin and Lobster at Clio

370 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
370 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215

3. Butter-Poached Casco Bay Lobster at L’Espalier

774 Boylston St, Prudential Center, Sephora - Prudential Center, Boston, MA 02116
774 Boylston St, Prudential Center, Sephora - Prudential Center
Boston, MA 02116

4. Thai Lobster Roll at MET Back Bay

279 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116
279 Dartmouth St
Boston, MA 02116

5. Drunk and Naked Lobster Omelet at dbar

1236 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02125
1236 Dorchester Ave
Boston, MA 02125

6. Lobster Tail Schnitzel at Post 390

406 Stuart St, Boston, MA 02116
406 Stuart St
Boston, MA 02116

7. Lobster-Stuffed Squash Blossom at Lineage

242 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446
242 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02446

8. Lobster Savannah at Abe & Louie’s

Boston, MA 02116

9. “Night Moves” Scituate Lobster at Deuxave

Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02115
Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02115

10. Sonya Rose Lobster Sliders at Russell House Tavern

14 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge, MA 02138
14 John F. Kennedy St
Cambridge, MA 02138

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