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Lazy Lobster

7602 Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-4900
+1 941-351-5515
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lemon sole” (6 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7602 Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-4900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ended up here on accident when trying to find the Lazy Lobster of Longboat, decided to it anyways and was pretty impressed. Turns out both restaurants are under the same ownership. Food here was very good and the jelly that comes with the bread is...More

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must stop whenever we visit Florida. I LOVE the seafood at this hidden gem! Start with the Big Bang Shrimp appetizer in a sweet chili sauce. You only get 4 but they are oh so good! My favorite dish is the scallops Breanna. Pan...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saturday 12/16/2017-Me and two girl friends went to celebrate her birthday. She had the pick of where to go. Since she had been here many times before and we had not, this was the choice. We got there near 5:00pm for the "Early Dinner". Had...More

Thank BJ G
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We came in the evening with another couple. The service was very friendly and efficient. The food was plentiful and good. My wife and I both had the fried green tomatoes with shrimp. The sauce was excellent. The tomatoes were cooked as much as we...More

Thank bikehog
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Eat here often, food is always good, moderately priced. Small venue, suggest calling ahead for reservations. Servers and female host/owner are very friendly and professional. Male host/owner is pretty unfriendly and doesn’t mingle with diners or acknowledge you with a thank you upon leaving. Regardless...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Nice place, the lobster was good and well cooked. They just forget to tell us a friend called in the afternoon to let a bottle of wine paid for our anniversary....for that I blame the owner, not helpful at all

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This restaurant has rock sold wow factor. Only problem is its too small to handle the crowd. The crowd is crazy because the food is so delicious and the ingredients are super fresh. The wait staff is also worldclass. Do not miss the restaurant when...More

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed 16 September 2017

8 diners had a range of meals, lobster, crab, fish, steak. All very well presented and beautifully cooked as requested. Staff friendly and attentive. It was also really great value being one of the best meals we had during our 3 week stay and one...More

Thank e_bilsborough
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Lazy Lobster also offers some early bird pricing. The food is always good and correctly cooked. Service is active and on time. Good place to celebrate a special occasion.

Thank Pete A
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It's been a while since we've been to the Lazy Lobster. As always the food was good. We ordered the special, shrimp with gnocchi (pasta). The shrimp was excellent and there was a more than adequate amount of shrimp. The pasta was a bit too...More

Thank Marian M
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Questions & Answers
2 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Robert W B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are gluten free dishes, you just have to ask the server what they have that day.
Felice D
19 May 2016|
Response from Gstflorida53 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall. Mostly seafood limited meat. We had a non seafood person with us who found something they liked. They do have full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7602 Lockwood Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-4900
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-351-5515
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