Alive & Kicking Lobsters

$ $
269 Putnam Ave (nr River Street)
Cambridge, MA 02139
11:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 4:00pm



  • it's a lobster sandwich, not a lobster roll... get it.
  • Lobster sandwich! It's the only thing on the menu other than maybe a soup of the day. Lovely service, no frills/add-ons, regular slice of roasted bread... Basic, straightforward, fresh, and AWESOME.
  • Best lobster sandwich I've ever had! Open year-round too.
  • Great lobster sandwich! It's just chock full of lobster.
  • Awesome lobster roll, taste really fresh
  • Oh my GOD is this good. Huge sandwich (not a roll) and SO fresh. A little off the beaten path but 100% worth the trip.
  • get the lobster salad sandwich
  • Try the Lobster Roll (Sandwich)
  • This place is legit. A $20 meal here is better than a $40+ meal anywhere I've been so far.
  • Get the lobster sandwich with cape cod chips and a hand made soda. It is delicious and a great deal. Like a pound of fresh lobster meat!
  • Lobster sandwich & seafood chowder - perfect (!!!) for a rainy or sunny afternoon stroll in Cambridge. Close to Whole Foods & sit by the river if the picnic table isnt your scene!
  • Quick and fresh! Good value for money for a lobster!
  • Awesome place which focuses on the food. No fancy stuff, you come in for order and eat on the benches outside. Delicious lobster sandwich, I recommend the soup of the day along with it!
  • Great prices. Call ahead steamers. At home date night ace in the hole.
  • Lobster sandwich
  • Nice outdoor seating and off street parking. Try the lemonade
  • What a wonderful gem! Lobster rolls that are simple and perfect. Can't say enough wonderful things about this place.
  • Lobster roll (16$) comes in a toasted bread sandwich. The lobster is super fresh and comes in big chunks
  • Delicious lobster sandwich!
  • It's a lobster sandwich, not a roll. Market price is displayed when you walk in. It's worth the trip!

Nearby places

340 River St (at Putnam Ave.)
26 Oxford St (btwn Everett & Kirkland Sts.)
30 Germania St (btwn Brookside Ave & Bismark St)