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Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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American, Seafood
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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really liked this place . Great food and excellent service . We had to wait about 20 min for a table because it’s very popular . It’s situated out on the far end of the pier. It was pretty cold to be outside so...we needed some warm clothes . They had no heaters where we sat . My husband liked his lobster pasta and I really enjoyed my lobster tacos . Enough for four small tacos with soft tortilla bread . Also reasonably priced . I would definitely go againMore

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super location and views at the end of Stearns Wharf. Very reasonable prices, smaller but delicious dishes. So happy to enjoy abalone, albeit a 'mini' portion. Rice side a winner. Knock out location!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had some solid lobster tacos and crab! The sauce for the tacos is killer. Can’t beat the setting, eating seafood literally over the water while you hear the water lapping at the pier.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to have a nice seafood dinner and saw good reviews. We ordered the 3 lbs. of crab. It said it came with onion rings, which turned out to be 2 rings. No other side options like a baked potato were available . The...real disappointment was the crab. Three pounds of shells! The crab legs were so thin that there was hardly any meat. I ordered a glass of wine which was served in a water glass.. not a wine glass (as you would expect in an area known for wine). Beautiful view, good service. That’s why it wasn’t marked lowerMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is located on Sterns Wharf, at the very end of the wharf on the right. Ever since that first bite a few years ago, the memory remains of stewed tomatoes, a sauce of mayonnaise, jalapeños and cilantro, soft tortillas, a few cooked onions...and large pieces of lobster. Thus “Lobby Tacos” and they are delicious. Served with rice on the side, a beer and you are set for lunch.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 31, 2020 via mobile

Cool spot. They changed their name to be politically correct to Chad's. Food was good. Gets crowded early.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 20, 2020 via mobile

Came here in a stop from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles. We shared great Blue Point Oysters, garlic clams, and abalone meal. Dishes were prepared perfectly. Paired with local Savignone Blanc wine. Our server Alfonzo was excellent in all his recommendations. Best stop.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 30, 2020 via mobile

Came here with my dog for lunch before heading back home. The views are stellar and the service was solid. Unfortunately not so much for my dish. I had the lobster tacos and they were bland. I was expecting more lobster flavor given the amount...that was in the tacos but no. The rice was rather bland too. The creamy salsa helped but overall it was pretty underwhelming considering the price point...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 27, 2020

Had a great dinner at the end of the pier. Perfect for a romantic sunset dinner on the water. Great selection of food and the fish is very fresh. The lobster pasta in incredible. Just make sure if its at night to bundle up. It...can get chilly at the end of the pier.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 3, 2020 via mobile

We saw the great reviews, so we decided on this place over the others on the wharf. I wish we would have tried the crab, but didn’t. I wanted a clam chowder and salad, and my family had shellfish options. The clam chowder in a...bowl was ok, and the bread bowl was stale/old. The chowder was lukewarm and the salad was spring lettuce and much else. The entrees were small and below average. The atmosphere was the best part of our dinner.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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L8445PKhelenc
May 7, 2019|
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Response from lad0206 | Reviewed this property |
Not ahead of time... they have a sign up list which was on a clip board the day we were there. They move pretty quickly through the list.
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Jimbo1607
May 4, 2019|
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Response from Litchfldman | Reviewed this property |
none required, just come relaxed for spectacular shell fish!
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Anthony M
November 9, 2018|
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Response from Justine B | Property representative |
there is public parking on the pier and there are multiple handicap parking spots available
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