There’s plenty of lobster to be found in this sea-loving county. Here are five spots to find a good bite of lobster:
Try: the truffled lobster mac-and cheese, topped with shaved black truffles.
Maison Carlos: 3010 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach; 561-659-6524; MaisonCarlos.com
The Sandwich Shop at Buccan
Try: the Maine lobster roll served on a toasted, buttery brioche roll.
The Sandwich Shop at Buccan: 350 S. County Rd., Palm Beach; 561-833-3450; BuccanPalmBeach.com
Spoto’s Oyster Bar
Try: the lobster risotto appetizer, sprinkled with asiago cheese.
Spoto’s Oyster Bar: 4560 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens; 561-776-9448; Spotos.com
Juno Beach Fish House
Try: the 1 1/2 or 2-pound Maine lobster baked and stuffed with crabmeat.
Juno Beach Fish House: 13980 U.S. Highway 1, Juno Beach; 561-626-2636; JunoBeachFishHouse.com
Try: the lobster and jumbo crab cake with warm mustard sauce and roasted corn relish.
The Woods: 129 Soundings Ave. (at Harbourside Place), Jupiter; 561-320-9627; WoodsJupiter.com
National Oyster Day doesn’t arrive until Wednesday, but some south county eateries are kicking off their celebration today.
Restaurateur Gary Rack’s restaurants – Racks Downtown Eatery + Tavern in Boca Raton and Racks Fish House + Oyster Bar in Delray Beach – are running buck-a-shuck deals through Thursday.
The deal: Blue Point oysters are $1 each from open to close. The oysters are sold by the half-dozen.
Racks Downtown Eatery + Tavern: 402 Plaza Real, Mizner Park, Boca Raton; 561-395-1662
Racks Fish House + Oyster Bar: 5 SE Second Ave., Delray Beach; 561-450-6718
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