There will be no shipping or delivery on July 4th, December 25th or January 1st. Please see rules below.

Please note, we do not ship to Hawaii.


4th OF JULY 2018

  • The last day of shipping for July 4th will be July 2nd for July 3rd Delivery. There are no shipments or deliveries on July 4th. Regular ship dates will resume on 7/5. Open normal business hours.

  • CHRISTMAS 2018
  • James Hook & Company is Closed Christmas Day, No FEDEX deliveries on Dec. 25th/26th. Happy Holidays!

  • NEW YEARS 2018
  • Orders received BEFORE 2PM EST Friday, December 29th ship the same day for delivery on Saturday, December 30th for an additional fee for Saturday delivery. Some areas may not be available for Saturday delivery.
  • Orders received AFTER 2PM EST Friday, December 29th ship TUESDAY January 2nd (Monday is considered a holiday) for delivery on Wednesday the 3rd.


    All our live products can be packaged for pickup from our Boston location for transport 24-36 hours by car or plane! Guaranteed Overnight Delivery.

    Your lobster shipment is monitored for precise arrival and is guaranteed to arrive fresh at your door, on time as scheduled.

    How your lobsters are packed for shipping:

    We ship lobsters to anywhere in the Continental U.S., so we know just how to prepare your lobster for its journey. Your lobsters are packed in an insulated, multi-layered box, with iced-gel packs and seaweed, which will keep your lobsters fresh and alive for up to 24 hours.

    Shipping Policy:

    • Orders received AFTER 2PM EST on Monday through Thursday will be scheduled to ship on the following day, for next-day delivery.

    • Orders received AFTER 2PM on Thursday with Saturday Delivery (additional fee applies) selected will be scheduled to ship Friday.

    • Orders received AFTER 2PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be scheduled to ship on Monday for delivery on Tuesday (unless Saturday Delivery is selected).

    • Orders received BEFORE 2PM EST Monday through Thursday will be shipped that same day for next-day delivery.

    • We do not ship for Sunday or Monday Delivery.

    Shipping Rates:

    Our shipping rates are based on the weight of the products being shipped. The shipping rate will be calculated at checkout. Cost of packing materials (i.e. gel-ice packs, seaweed, styrofoam, and box) charged separately.

    • Up to 8 lbs $79.99

    • Up to 10 lbs $89.99

    • Up to 14 lbs $109.99

    • Up to 18 lbs $129.99

    • Up to 25 lbs $139.99

    • Up to 40 lbs $159.99

    • Up to 50 lbs $299.99


      All of our Live Lobster Dinners and some Specials include shipping in the listed price.