The Lobster

Neighborhood: Pier/Ocean Ave
1602 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401

With panoramic views of the pier and beach, this historic restaurant features Maine Lobster and an array of mouth-watering seafood (indoor/outdoor dining).

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  • Family-Friendly
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Group Dining/Private Banquet Space
  • Hours Open - Monday: 11:30am-10pm
  • Hours Open - Tuesday: 11:30am-10pm
  • Hours Open - Wednesday: 11:30am-10pm
  • Hours Open - Thursday: 11:30am-10pm
  • Hours Open - Friday: 11:30am-11pm
  • Hours Open - Saturday: 11:30am-11pm
  • Hours Open - Sunday: 11am-10pm
  • Parking Cost: 10.00
  • Parking Available: Paid
  • WiFi Available: Free
  • Maximum Private Capacity: 52 patio for buyout, 150 seated, 225 cocktail flow
  • Restaurant Capacity (Seated): 150

Yelp Rating

  • Taking a break from our usual steakhouse, we decided to go for a nice dinner at a seafood restaurant, and we wound up here. We made a reservation for 7:30... Full Review

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

  • yuck! maine lobster overdone big time. skip it so bad. the salad was ok but not much else always busy (but it's Maine lobster... so what's the big deal this is california. Full Review

  • We took a family vacation to Los Angeles and made reservations at a few seafood restaurants before we left. This was our first stop! I'm the only non-seafood lover in my family of four. I ordered... Full Review

  • The food was excellent! Everything was super fresh and tasty. Our waiter Michael was outstanding . The only negative feedback I could give is that the bus boys cleaned up way too fast not letting you... Full Review