lobster roll toronto

The Best Lobster Roll in Toronto

The best lobster roll in Toronto brings coastal flavour to this lakeside city. Chunks of fresh lobster are usually tossed in a creamy mayo or light lemony dressing and stuffed into a buttery bun to create this often pricey delicacy of a sandwich.

Here are the best lobster rolls in Toronto.


Buster's Sea Cove
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Buster's Sea Cove

Get absolutely stuffed lobster rolls accompanied by fries, pickles or Miss Vickie's from multiple locations of this popular fast casual seafood chain including the original inside St. Lawrence Market.

Rodney's Oyster House
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Rodney's Oyster House

Lobster rolls will set you back $30 from this King West mainstay, but they're made with shellfish fresh from an impressive row of tanks.


Diana's Oyster Bar
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Diana's Oyster Bar

Top quality lobster is obtained from Diana's own seafood store right next door to the restaurant on Lawrence East in Scarborough to make rolls here, but be aware they're only ever on the menu as specials. Sometimes they also do creations like lobster, crab and shrimp rolls.

Lobster Burger Bar
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Lobster Burger Bar

Chilled lobster is dressed simply with lemon and parsley for rolls served at this Entertainment District surf and turf bar. You can also opt for rolls stuffed with lobster and shrimp that's either chilled or deep-fried.


Museum Tavern
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Museum Tavern

A quarter pound of lobster is dressed with mayo, lemon and chive and stuffed into a classic top cut bun for lobster rolls served at this classy restaurant across from the ROM on Bloor.


John and Sons Oyster House (Bay St.)
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John and Sons Oyster House (Bay St.)

Assorted butter greens and a shallot vinaigrette take East Coast lobster dressed with lemon herb mayo to the next level at this restaurant in the Financial District.

Clockwork
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Clockwork

Mini lobster rolls come in pairs at this champagne and cocktail lounge located inside the Fairmont Royal York, dressed with aioli and chives and served in shiny buttered brioche rolls.


Aloette
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Aloette

Head to Queen and Spadina to find an upscale take on a lobster roll with scallion and lemon elevated by avocado and yuzu kosho.

Lead photo by

Hector Vasquez at Rodney's, @museumtavern@johnandsonsoysterhouse@clockworktoronto@thechasefo@aloette_restaurant


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