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“Best Views of Santa Monica Pier”
Review of The Lobster

The Lobster
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Ranked #9 of 709 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$31 - US$40
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
Cross street: Colorado Ave.
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The Lobster is located on Ocean Avenue, a short walk from the Lowes hotel. We ordered the calamari app, the 18 ounce rib-eye, the crab cake platter and a dinner sized salad with cold shrimp. The rib-eye was tasty and tender. The crab cakes were disappointing, too much filler. The best part - the warm chocolate pudding desert, with vanilla ice cream in t he middle. Not to be missed!

The views were fantastic. The service was attentive and friendly. We were seated promptly for our 7:15 pm reservation.

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Thank TempleBob
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

I am a local, and I love to go to the Lobster for great sea food and to watch the activity on the pier and the sunset.

Thank William B
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Good food and amazing views. Went for dinner before sunset and had dynamite views of the sun setting. Try the chicken if you’re not a seafood person. It’s delicious.

Thank Oland S
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Make no mistake, this will challenge the average checkbook! But you will remember it fondly. Drinks (Raspberry Mojito

1  Thank Rigel54
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Great attentive staff, outstanding menu, amazing view of the Pacific Ocean, Malibu, and the Pacific Park on Santa Monica Pier.

Thank ZweihundeBumsen
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