Phantom Gourmet: Lobster Rolls
BOSTON (CBS) – Lobster prices are low right now and it’s going to be warm this weekend.
So, the Phantom Gourmet is searching for the best lobster roll in New England.
It’s little more than a tiny red shack along Route 1 in Wiscasset, Maine, and it’s about 150 miles from Boston, but Red’s Eats might serve the finest and freshest lobster roll in New England.
Belle Isle Seafood in East Boston has built a huge following for their no-frills, half-pound lobster roll, made with just the right amount of mayo. And it comes with a choice of sides for less than $20.
Evelyn’s Drive-In in Tiverton, Rhode Island is known for golden-fried clam cakes and generous lobster rolls served hot with a side of drawn butter. And it’s even better with a bowl of Rhode Island style chowder.