Price Check

Lobsters Down to About $7.42 a Pound This Week

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New Englanders know that there’s nothing better on a summer weekend than lobster, unless it’s cheap lobster. Check back with Grub Street Boston every Friday through Labor Day to see where you can get the best deal in town. Who’s got the lowest price per pound this week?

Belle Isle: $4.99/lb
Bob Lobster: $4.99/lb (small); $6.99/lb (medium); $9.99/lb (large)
Court House: $7.99/lb (new shell); $9.99/lb (hard shell)
James Hook & Company: $4.99/lb (new shell) (down seventeen percent since last week); $7.99/lb (hard shell)
Market Basket: $4.99/lb (up 25 percent since last week)
Morse Fish Company: $8.99/lb (small/medium); $10.99/lb (large)
Roche Bros. West Roxbury: $5.99/lb (small/medium) (up fourteen percent since last week); $6.99/lb (large) (down 22 percent since last week)
Roy Moore Lobster Co: $9.99/lb
Shaw’s (Prudential): $4.88/lb
Yankee Lobster: $7.99/lb

Average Price Per Pound: $7.42

Earlier: Lobster Drops to $3.99/lb

Lobsters Down to About $7.42 a Pound This Week