The Tastiest Restaurants To Celebrate National Lobster Day

Celebrate National Lobster Day on September 25, 2017 by indulging in these delicious meals at our freshest picks of restaurants in Atlanta.

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This Buckhead steakhouse and lobster bar is known for its delicious meats and fresh seafood, exceptional service and setting and most undoubtedly the lobster dishes. Have an important business lunch, make sure to try the highly acclaimed crispy Maine Lobster BLT, served with honey mustard, toasted challah and handcut fries.

Location: 70 West Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305


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Whether you prefer a fresh lobster steamed and served with drawn butter or prefer the “Signature” Nova Scotia lobster tail flash-fried, Atlanta Fish Market is always your best bet when it comes to indulging in the freshest lobster in the city.  And with the signature big fish statue outside, you can’t miss this Atlanta iconic restaurant where fresh seafood arrives daily.

Locations: 265 Pharr Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305


THE OPTIMIST16265234_1135490753226206_4278801071278850161_nA beach-food experience for land-locked Atlantans. Chef Ford Fry’s fish camp, The Optimist, offers everything from a whole lobster platter which includes oysters, King Crab,shrimp and ceviche, to lighter lunch options like the lobster cobb salad or the Maine Lobster Roll. Whichever way you go, it won’t disappoint.

Location: 914 Howell Mill Road, Atlanta, GA 30318


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Well worth the drive to Alpharetta for this fine dining establishment where fresh fish and lobster are their specialty. Atlantic Seafood Company, known for their Ocean to Table fare, churns out some of the freshest lobster dishes without all the fuss. Choose the Live Maine Lobster or Twin Lobster Tails for a no-fuss delight. Both come with whipped potatoes and haricot verts.

Location: 2345 Mansell Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30022


THE CAPITAL GRILLE16707551_10154056434710146_6271599089409511659_o

A clubby refined setting in the heart of Buckhead, The Capital Grille makes it easy to choose when you are in the mood to indulge in some fresh Atlantic lobster. Just order the Fresh Main Lobster off of the dinner menu  which is described as “Fresh from the Atlantic and broiled to enhance its natural sweetness.”  Done and done.

Location: 255 East Paces Ferry Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305