17 spots to get a lobster roll in Charlotte

17 spots to get a lobster roll in Charlotte
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Note: This Agenda lobster roll guide is periodically updated and was last edited on September 28, 2020. If you have feedback or updates to the details below, drop us a note. Thanks!

Looking for lobster rolls in Charlotte? These 17 spots have you covered, listed in no particular order.

Honorable mention: Another Food Truck has a shrimp roll called the Carolina Patriot that’s very similar to a lobster roll. Made with Carolina slaw, house-made “Average” sauce, and serviced on a New England-style roll.

(1) The Waterman

Address: 2729 South Blvd, Suite D
Price: $23
Availability: Lunch and dinner

Choose between a Maine or Connecticut style lobster roll. Served with house-cut french fries. 



(2) Carolina Meat & Fish Co.

Address: 16709 Orchard Stone Run, Charlotte, NC 28277
Price: $18.99
Availability: Limited quantity Monday-Thursday by online order, walk-ins on Fridays.

Order one online in advance or call to claim one. Comes deconstructed and you assemble it yourself. Served with chips and bottled water.

Carolina Meat & Seafood Co.

(3) Sea Level

Address: 129 E. 5th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
Price: $23
Availability: Lunch and dinner

Served with house-cut fries or slaw. A perfect Uptown lunch stop.

(4) Hello, Sailor

Address: 20210 Henderson Road, Cornelius, NC 28031
Price: $28
Availability: Lunch and dinner

Served on a Kindred milk bread split-top bun topped with toasted Geechie Boy benne seeds. 

(5) Lobster Dogs

Address: Mobile food truck; see schedule
Price: $16.95
Availability: See truck schedule

Served with a side.

(6) Growlers

Address: 3120 N Davidson St
Price: $20
Availability: Dinner only on weekdays. Lunch and dinner on weekends.

Seasoned with fresh tarragon and parsley mayo, then loaded into a buttered roll. Served with fries or purple slaw.

growlers lobster roll

(7) The Manchester

Address: 1812 South Blvd.
Price: $21
Availability: Lunch and dinner

The lobster is sautéed in lemon butter and mayo and topped with scallions in a toasted roll.


(8) Cousins Maine Lobster

Address: Mobile food truck; see Facebook for locations
Price: $16.95
Availability: See truck schedule

Available in Maine style (served chilled with a touch of mayo) or Connecticut style (served warm with butter and lemon).

(9) RH Charlotte

Address: 6903 Phillips Place Ct
Price: $28
Availability: Lunch and dinner

Made with drawn butter, mayonnaise, and Old Bay, served in a split-top bun.

rh charlotte lobster roll

(10) Deep Sea Market

Address: 10020 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC 28270
Availability: Friday only, but currently unavailable due to lobster shortage

(11) Clean Catch Fish Market

Address: 2820 Selwyn Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28209
Availability: Friday only; but currently unavailable due to lobster shortage


(12) Fin & Fino

Address: 135 Levine Avenue of the Arts #100
Price: $24
Availability: Dinner only

A shrimp and lobster combo with mayo, lime, togarashi, and sesame.

(13) Link & Pin

Address: 155 New Bern St
Price: $29
Availability: Lunch and dinner

New England brioche roll filled with tail & claw meat from a whole (1.25-1.5 lb.) Maine lobster. Served with hand-cut fries.

Lobster roll with tail and claw meat from whole fresh Maine lobster, New England brioche roll and clarified butter ($29)

(14) Pearlz Oyster Bar

Address: Pearlz Oyster Bar
Price: $19.95
Availability: Lunch and dinner

Classic lobster salad in a top split bun served with house chips.

(15) Skrimp Shack

Address: 3718-A, Central Ave
Availability: Unavailable at the moment, but should be on the menu in a month or so.

lobster roll at skrimp shack charlotte

(16) The Palm

Address: 6705-B Phillips Place Court Charlotte, NC 28210
Price: $19
Availability: Lunch only (during the pandemic, availability is limited to Thursday and Friday only)

New England style lobster roll with jicama slaw and cottage fries.

(17) N.C. Red

Address: 1205 Thomas Ave
Price: $25
Availability: Lunch and dinner

Served hot or cold with a lemon herb aioli


Lobsta Roll at N.C. Red

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