Young’s Lobster Pound

Lobster Pound | Seafood
Worth driving from anywhere!

Young’s is huge waterside barn with seating for 500 and tanks that hold literally tens of thousands of live lobsters, mostly for the wholesale trade. Docking is available for those who arrive by boat.

Many people come equipped for a picnic, bringing just about everything except the lobster. Some even bring tablecloths, utensils, and plates (Young’s serves everything on cardboard and in Styrofoam). Steamed with Penobscot Bay saltwater to a point of perfect plumpness, served with a heap of steamer clams, and eaten off of picnic tables with a view of Belfast Harbor, this is one of Maine’s top lobsters.

The staff will pre-crack the shell for those feeling weak, or it is possible to avoid all effort by ordering a lobster roll on a round bun, lobster stew, crab, haddock, grilled scallops, or fried clams.


What to Eat
Young’s Lobster Pound, Shore Dinner
Shore Dinner
A complete shore dinner, ready to eat!
Young’s Lobster Pound, Lobster
Fish chowder; twin lobster dinner; grilled scallops
Young’s Lobster Pound, Lobster Stew
Lobster Stew
You certainly don't get cheated on the amount of lobster meat in each bowl of stew.
Directions and Hours
closed now
Sunday7:30 am - 5 pm
Monday7:30 am - 5 pm
Tuesday7:30 am - 5 pm
Wednesday7:30 am - 5 pm
Thursday7:30 am - 5 pm
Friday7:30 am - 5 pm
Saturday7:30 am - 5 pm
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards Accepted
Alcohol Served
Outdoor Seating

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