The Schooner American

Moored alongside The Lobster House is the iconic 130 ft. Grand Banks sailing vessel and outdoor cocktail lounge, The Schooner American. A fixture at The Lobster House since 1965, topside on the Schooner is an unparalleled destination for cocktails, luncheon, with lighter fare during the dinner hours, all while enjoying the breathtaking view of passing yachts on Cape May Harbor. Free dockage alongside the Schooner is available to patrons arriving by boat upon a first come basis. A truly unique experience, The Schooner American will become your favorite place to relax in Cape May.

Hours: 

The Schooner is open daily, 12:00 p.m. with a Wait Staff.

Phone: 609-884-8296

Schooner American Menu

Consuming raw seafood may increase your risk of airborne illness.

Shellfish

STEAMED SHRIMP
Hot & Spicy, Served with Lemon & Cocktail Sauce

STEAMED CLAMS
12 Clams Served with Broth and Drawn Butter

COLD STEAMED SHRIMP
12 Shrimp Served on a Bed of Ice with Cocktail Sauce & a Wedge of Lemon

OYSTERS ROCKEFELLER

CLAMS ON THE HALF SHELL

COLD COMBINATION
Three Shrimp, Three Clams and Crab Fingers

CRAB FINGERS with Mustard Sauce

CRABMEAT COCKTAIL (All Lump)

OYSTERS ON THE HALF SHELL

CLAMS CASINO
Served on Rock Salt

BARBECUED CLAMS
Served on Rock Salt

HOT COMBINATION
2 Clams Casino, 2 Oysters Rockefeller and 2 Barbecued Clams

Burgers

Half a Pound of Chopped steak Charbroiled to Your Liking, Served Thick & Juicy on a Toasted Homemade Bun.

JUMBO BURGER
Served with French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

JUMBO CHEESEBURGER
Served with French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

BACON BURGER with CHEESE
Served with Provolone and Cheddar Cheese, Two Strips of Bacon, French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

CRAB CAKE SANDWICH
Served with French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

Salads

CAESAR SALAD
Crisp Greens, Croutons, Anchovies, Egg, Parmesan Cheese and Caesar Dressing Topped with Char-broiled Chicken Breast

SPINACH SALAD
Fresh Garden Spinach with our House-Made Dressing, Topped with Chopped Egg, Crisp Bacon and Fresh Mushrooms

For the Kids

GRILLED CHEESE
with French Fries

CHICKEN FINGERS
with French Fries

Specialties

FRESH ROASTED TURKEY
Served on a Cranberry Walnut Raisin Bread with Cranberry Mayo and a side of Potato Salad

FLAT BREAD PIZZA
With Herb Cream Cheese, Topped with Roasted Red Peppers, Mozzarella Cheese and Blackened Shrimp with a Red Onion Balsamic Drizzle

TUNA MELT or SHRIMP MELT
Tuna or Shrimp Salad on a English Muffin with Cheese and Tomato

GRILLED MARINATED CHICKEN BREAST
on Toasted Roll with Lettuce Tomato and a Side of Potato Salad

LOBSTER SALAD
Served on a Soft Roll with French Fried Potatoes and Cole Slaw

SHRIMP SALAD
Served on a Soft Roll with French Fried Potatoes and Cole Slaw

THE LAND LUBBER
Ham, Cheese, Tomato and Bermuda Onion, Baked to Perfection and Served Open Face

HALF CHILLED CHICKEN LOBSTER
Stuffed with Fresh Shrimp Salad and Potato Salad

THE CHICKEN VEGGIE
Grilled Chicken, Eggplant, Zucchini with Roasted Peppers and Fresh Mozzarella, Served on a French Baguette


Bar Menu

FLAT BREAD PIZZA
With Herb Cream Cheese, Topped with Roasted Red Peppers, Mozzarella Cheese and Blackened Shrimp with a Red Onion Balsamic Drizzle

CRAB CAKE SANDWICH
Served with French fries, Lettuce and Tomato

CHEESEBURGER
Served with French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

BACON BURGERS with CHEESE

Served with Provolone and Cheddar Cheese, Two Strips of Bacon, French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

SPICY SHRIMP
Twelve Hot & Spicy Shrimp Steamed in Hot Spices, Served with Lemon and Cocktail Sauce

STEAMED CLAMS
A Dozen Steamed Little Necks Served in a Steaming Metal Pot with Drawn Butter and Lemon

FRIED CALAMARI

SIX OYSTERS ON THE HALF SHELL 10.95 SIX CLAMS ON THE HALF SHELL

OYSTERS ROCKEFELLER
Six Oysters Under a Bed of Delicately Seasoned Spinach, Topped with Mornay Sauce

CLAMS CASINO

BARBECUED CLAMS
Our Own Creation, Sharp cheese, Barbecue Sauce and Bacon Baked to Perfection

LOBSTER HOUSE COMBO
Two Clams Casino, Two Barbecued Clams & Two Oyster Rockefeller CRABMEAT COCKTAIL

SHRIMP COCKTAIL

CHILLED CRAB FINGERS
with Mustard Sauce

CHILLED COMBINATION ✯ Three Shrimp, Three Clams & Crab Fingers


Small Menu

Appetizers

SHRIMP COCKTAIL

CRABMEAT COCKTAIL

CHILLED CRAB FINGERS
with Mustard Sauce

CHILLED COMBINATION
Three Shrimp, Three Clams & Crab Fingers

SIX OYSTERS ON THE HALF SHELL SIX CLAMS ON THE HALF SHELL

CLAMS CASINO

BARBECUED CLAMS
Our Own Creation, Sharp cheese, Barbecue Sauce and Bacon Baked to Perfection

OYSTERS ROCKEFELLER
Six Oysters Under a Bed of Delicately Seasoned Spinach, Topped with Mornay Sauce

LOBSTER HOUSE COMBO
Two Clams Casino, Two Barbecued Clams & Two Oyster Rockefeller

SPICY SHRIMP
Twelve Hot & Spicy Shrimp Steamed in Hot Spices, Served with Lemon and Cocktail Sauce

FRIED CALAMARI

Burgers, Etc.

BACON BURGERS with CHEESE
Served with Provolone and Cheddar Cheese, Two Strips of Bacon, French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

CRAB CAKE SANDWICH
Served with French Fries, Lettuce and Tomato

FLAT BREAD PIZZA
With Herb Cream Cheese, Topped with Roasted Red Peppers, Mozzarella Cheese and Blackened Shrimp with a Red Onion Balsamic Drizzle


Cocktail Menu

Frozen Cocktails

PINA COLADA

DAIQUIRIS
Strawberry, Banana, Peach or Raspberry

COLADAS
Strawberry, Raspberry or Kahlua

MARGARITAS
Traditional, Strawberry, Raspberry, Peach or Banana

RUM RUNNERS
Blackberries, Banana, Dark Rum and Lime Juice

PINK LEMONADE
Pink Lemonade and Rum

Alcohol Free Cocktails

FRUIT SMOOTHIES (non-alcoholic)
Strawberry, Banana, Peach or Raspberry

DAIQUIRIS (non-alcoholic)
Strawberry, Banana, Peach or Raspberry

COLADAS (non-alcoholic)
Strawberry or Raspberry

MARGARITAS (non-alcoholic)
Traditional, Strawberry, Raspberry, Peach or Banana

RUM RUNNERS (non-alcoholic)

PINK LEMONADE (non-alcoholic)