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Lobster House

711 S 38th St, Tacoma, WA 98418-6719
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 Nov 2017
“Misguided Reviews”
23 Aug 2017
“Great food, nice view, friendly service ”
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Seafood, Chinese
711 S 38th St, Tacoma, WA 98418-6719
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

The food here is fine to okay, but the reviewers who talk about "waterfront" and "view" are mistaking this place for another restaurant.I think they are mistaking Lobster House for "The Lobster Shop South" which is on the waterfront and does have great views. Please,...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank TacomaDuck
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on the way up to the Olympic peninsula; my wife, myself and our 8 year old daughter. The food was amazing, the service was excellent and the view and ambience are great. What more can you ask for in a restaurant?

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Kauai T
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Very unique original tastes of Dungeness crab cake and lobster dip. Fresh and real seafood tastes, less source. Reasonable price and nice warerfront view. Drink selection was reasonably well prepared.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank HowardKwon
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Looking for a place to eat on the waterfront at 8p on a Saturday night that doesn't have a 2 hour wait is difficult at best. After a few failed attempts, we found this place ready to seat us, and even on the waterfront outside...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank i2ibass
Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

We've had lunches here twice and we love the food here. It's not over salted but still is very flavorful. Services can be lacking at times. Great view by the water... Overall, a great place to chill with great food and view

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank Sassyfoody
Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

Not sure the above review is about the same restaurant. This is a Chinese dim sum place. Opened several years ago, not 17 years. No steaming carts like traditional restaurants but the dim sum is good hot and fresh. Possibly the only place in Tacoma...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank bendog2000
Reviewed September 18, 2012

I'm a little biased when it comes to the Lobster Shop because my husband proposed to me there 17 years ago but it's reputation is well deserved. Every time I've been there the food has been delicious and the atmosphere is very romantic, if a...More

Date of visit: May 2012
2  Thank Jane B
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  • Address: 711 S 38th St, Tacoma, WA 98418-6719
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
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