In our books, summer time means lobster roll time. New York City is full of restaurants and food vendors that offer unique takes on the claw-stuffed sandwich, but figuring out who is best is a tricky feat. Should the tastiest roll go light on the mayo? Should it be adorned with extras like lettuce? Lobster rolls are pricey, so you want to know your selection will deliver before throwing down $15 or more. Click through the below slideshow to see who serves the Big Apple's best lobster rolls according to our 2012 New York City Restaurants guide and let us know about your favorites in the comments.