The lobster roll is a classic seafood dish that is beloved by many. In Philadelphia, there are plenty of spots to find this delicious sandwich, but only one was voted best lobster roll in Philly. See who was voted number one this year.
2022: Philadelphia Voted Luke’s Lobster Rittenhouse Best Lobster Roll!
Luke’s Lobster Rittenhouse
130 S. 17th Street
(215) 564-1415 – lukeslobster.com
Luke’s Lobster is a company of fresh, wild seafood lovers looking to bring you the best-tasting seafood around, working directly with fishermen to ensure that their rolls are all sustainably sourced. With a split top New England-style bun and their special seasoning, these rolls are sure to satisfy even the most discerning palates. Luke’s Lobster Rittenhouse Maine-style lobster rolls have history and tradition on their side; the lightly buttered, lightly toasted split-top bun is key. Bring the taste of Maine home with Luke’s Lobster roll bundles, including one to two pounds of sweet, tender lobster meat and buns so you can enjoy the freshest take on a classic favorite.
2021: Philadelphia Voted The Olde Bar Best Lobster Roll!
The Olde Bar
125 Walnut St
(215) 253-3777 – theoldebar.com
The king of sandwiches has fans at The Olde Bar. The restaurant’s lobster roll is buttery with mayo flavor, and tons of juicy, succulent lobster. It looks delightful, but you won’t remember as it will be consumed in no time — so take a picture before you eat. Enjoy the delicate flavor of lobster, never burdened with spicy flavors and seasoned exactly right. Linger awhile at this waterfront place for lunch or dinner with plenty of indoor and outside seating. All staff are super attentive and you might even feel like you’re on vacation. It’s not very often you mark mealtime with juicy, fresh lobster.