The Lobster Shanty

Dive Bar, Seafood, BBQ
$ $
25 Front St (at Artist's Row)
Salem, MA 01970
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
12:00pm - 10:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 9:00pm



  • Two many things make me laugh
  • If the weather permits, sit outside on the patio with a "warm beer" and enjoy the sights and sounds of Salem.
  • Featured on Diner's Drive In's and Dives !
  • Great place. Some bartenders might hold a grudge if you act like an asshole. Not that I would know anything about such affairs.
  • The millionaire burger is a must try, perfect burger with deep fried brie on top.. OMG and the hand cut fries this year really make a difference
  • Two words: Lobster Rangoon. You won't be disappointed!
  • Fried clams were awesome!!
  • Sweet potato chips.
  • Lobster mac and cheese was amazing!
  • try the lobster Mac n cheese!
  • Uncle Sully Burger is my favorite burger in Salem. Even better with the black and tan onion rings! Love the Pulled Pork Sammie here too.
  • The boiled lobster was good! Fried Shrimp basket was very good and the fried fish basket was good too. Prices are reasonable! Service was good!
  • Catch a live band, sit outside and eat some good grub. This place a hidden gem that epitomizes the seafood themed dive bar.
  • Lobster Mac n Cheese is great, good portion too!
  • Food is phenomenal and the drinks are strong and delicious! Tip your servers and bartenders well, they are all amazing!
  • If you like lobster and vodka, the Lobstertini is a must-have.
  • That sign was a total lie! My daughter said Everyone is so nice here. Whenever I look at them, they smile at me.!! Also, the lobster roll was delicious!
  • The clam chowder... Omfg
  • Lobsters with macaroni
  • Drinks are great, lobster Mac & cheese is fantastic, some of the best steak tips in the state, and amazing burgers

Nearby places

76 Lafayette St (at New Derby St.)
189 Washington St (at New Derby St)