While our area New Englanders might disagree, Nashville really might have a lobster roll to rival the best of the bay. The Optimist’s lobster roll “twins” are served with really crunchy fries, with the freshly imported lobster on their signature house rolls. Unlike the normal buns you’d get at a lobster joint in Maine, you get two delicate sliders with flavor for days. While the whole menu at The Optimist is worth multiple dives, if you’re making your first visit, try the New England classic. 

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