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12 June 2018— Friday is National Lobster Day but you don’t have to travel to New England or even the Jersey Shore to celebrate. Check out the drool-worthy lobster rolls, secret off-menu dishes, and clambakes from some of Philly’s top restaurants!

Celebrate National Lobster Day with Red Owl Tavern’s über-popular Lobster Clambake for only $25 all day Friday. Enjoy the seafood-filled pot with either traditional New England Style broth or the new Philly Pot made with Victory Brewing Company’s Summer Love. Can’t make it Friday? The Lobster Clambakes are available every Tuesday-Friday through Labor Day for $35 and $25 every Monday.

Red Owl Tavern | 433 Chestnut St. | 215-923-2267 |

For those looking to celebrate National Lobster Day in style, Ocean Prime’s Chef Jenn Grosskruger will offer her delicious off-menu Lobster Mac & Cheese exclusively on Friday. Available for $20, this decadent dish is sure to satisfy any lobster lover’s desires. Guests shouldn’t skip out on Ocean Prime’s additional offerings, including the Lobster Roll, Chilled Whole Maine Lobster, and the Twin Lobster Tails.

Ocean Prime | 124 South 15th St. | 215-563-0163 |

Square 1682, Rittenhouse’s Modern American Kitchen + Cocktails, is transporting Philadelphians to New England with their Maine-iac pairing! Guests looking to celebrate National Lobster Day like a true Mainer can enjoy a Lobster Roll and fries paired with a bottle of Allagash White for only $16.82 all day Friday.

Square 1682 | 121 South 17th St. | 215-563-5008 |

— Abigail Weaver