This Ramshackle Lobster Shack Hiding In Connecticut Serves The Best Seafood Around

Appearances aren’t everything, especially when it comes to restaurants. If you were driving along the shoreline, you might bypass Ford’s Lobster mistaking it for a bait shop rather than a hot culinary destination. The outside of this lobster shack is covered with weatherbeaten buoys giving it a ramshackle look worthy of its perch on the coastal waters. But seafood lovers and shrewd locals know that this eatery is a spot not to be missed.

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Aren’t you glad you can enjoy seafood at this lobster shack 11 months out of the year? For those of you looking to line up warm weather weather dining spots, check out these seasonal favorites to add to your restaurant bucket list.