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).

Connect With The Lobster
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  • JCB
  • Cash
  • 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

  • The Lobster made me realize why I never liked lobster before: because I've never had quality, FRESH lobster until I came here. First of all, Chris, our... Full Review

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

  • We drank here late on a Friday for a couple of cocktails, it wasn't too busy but it was a nice bar to have a drink at..the espresso martini was good. Full Review

  • We go to the Lobster a lot. It is right on the Pier and quiet lovely. Sadly, as of late the food has gone down hill a bit and that is sad. The seafood salad was disappointing this time and the... Full Review

  • Meh! Very squeezed in, so you are almost elbow to elbow with tables on all sides. Kinda ruins the experience if you want to have a romantic night out unless you enjoy the ant farm feel. Full Review