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Burger & Lobster Farringdon
38-42 St. John StreetClerkenwellLondonEC1M 4DL
- +44 20 7490 9230
As soon as I told my parents there is a place here where a lobster is 20 pounds, they wanted to try it. I told them it was an american lobster, not the delicious mediterranean one, but the sweeter american one, still decent but well... difficult to compare without a condescending smile!
Anyway, for 20 pounds you get a nice lobster (steamed or grilled), some fries and a butter (or garlic...more
The lobster roll, served in a warm toasted brioche bun, was just superb and by far the best lobster I've ever had in any form.
Their lobsters are fresh from Nova Scotia (that's in Canada friends). As I've always wanted to go to Nova Scotia for a lobster roll, I think I can technically check one thing off my bucket list!
Melted garlic butter comes on the side in a metal cup and I was...more
They prepared my lobster to perfection. Very nice atmosphere for a casual night with friends.
Friendly service and nice cocktails .more
My only complaint here is that I could eat a few more of these. I ordered the grilled lobster with butter sauce and it seemed to go pretty quickly! This restaurant is interesting in that it only serves 3 items. 1 lobster (grilled or boiled), 2. Lobster roll, 3. Burger. All are served with fries and salad and all options are 20 pound. The menu is given verbally to you and the food was very...more
I love lobster.
In a bit of an unhealthy way (not that lobster is unhealthy, it's actually quite good for you).
My colleagues actually regretted taking me there, when they watched me for 45min eat each single teeny tiny bit of lobster in my lobster - just couldn't get enough of it.
And for £20? Bargain!
Not sure I would pay that much for a burger, must say. Oh but man, lobster.