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

  • Amazing experience. Great food: Bread and chimichurri style dipping oil was perfect. App: To start off, we shared charred octopus which was tender,... Full Review

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

  • A special place at the end of the pier. Great food for all with a tremendous setting. You might see a movie star. Don't miss it--we always dine here when in the area. Full Review

  • The latest incarnation of the Lobster, located by the entrance tot eh Santa Monica Pier, is an upscale fine seafood dining spot. Great views of not only the pier but the Pacific Ocean coastline... Full Review

  • I went to The Lobster with a work colleague and his wife when we were in town for a work conference. We went on the spur of the moment on a Wednesday night after visiting the Santa Monica pier and... Full Review