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Lobstahs - CLOSED

5337 Gulf Dr, Ste 500, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1738
+1 941-779-1000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“lobster roll” (96 reviews)
“lobstah” (86 reviews)
“seafood” (73 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
5337 Gulf Dr, Ste 500, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1738
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1 - 10 of 1,167 reviews

Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

Lobster has fortunately closed. Enough of an overrated restaurant with an overpriced menu! Apparently enough other patrons had had enough.

Thank 2FlyingCoconuts
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Atmosphere is terrible! Crowded and you feel like you are having a conversation with the table next to you. The service was horrible, the food was mediocre at best. Overpriced and overrated! Please people-ask a local where to go and forget about this tourist trap!

1  Thank Nancy S
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We read a posting in the local newspaper that is undergoing renovation at this time, but it seems quiet and closed up. There was a paper on the front door but we did not stop and read it.

Thank wonderingpartners
Reviewed July 3, 2017

The service for us has always been good, but we have heard many complain either too slow (understaffed or new employees with poor manners) or pushing you thru dinner to get you out for use of the table for next customer. The lobster dinners are...More

Thank William B
Reviewed June 22, 2017

We were a family of 8, 3 children 11 and under and dined here one night during our vacation.The place had virtually no customers, only a couple of tables occupied. The server was very pleasant, attentive and efficient. The starters were all brought to the...More

2  Thank Geoham69
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Wish it would've closed before we arrived. Poor service. Sat us outside with no one inside. Hairs in pasta dish. Terrible experience.

3  Thank GThreeGirls
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

The service was good and the waitress was pleasant. The food quality was poor and way overpriced. The portions were ridiculously small and left there still hungry. It is priced as an upscale restaurant, but buffet quality food. The zucchini was soggy and soaked in...More

1  Thank Andrea D
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Lobstahs is closing soon. They have abbreviated their menu, and no longer offer some of the favorites that we have enjoyed previously. Rather than limp to a closing, they should consider closing immediately and just get it over with. Sadly...

2  Thank glennflorida1
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

I frequent AMI often as this is where my daughter and her family live. I always find time to stop in for a bite at Lobstahs! Everytime ... salad and a side og Lobstah Soup!!! Need I say more?

Thank Pam C
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

We heard great things about this place. Our group of couples got dressed up for a night out and we were turned away when we arrived at 7:15. The younger guy who directed us elsewhere said they were closing next week. It's sad but some...More

3  Thank Gretchen G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$6 - $40
Italian, Steakhouse, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5337 Gulf Dr, Ste 500, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1738
    (Gulf Drive & Holmes Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-779-1000
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Holmes Beach, Lobstahs brings New England Style seafood to beautiful Anna Maria Island plus local seafood favorites. We take great pride in providing the freshest seafood. Our lobsters are flown in daily and we work with farmers and fishmongers to bring the best quality ingredients to our guests. Land lovers will find USDA steaks, chicken and pasta selections on our extensive menu. The largest cold water lobster tank on Anna Maria Island and the recipes created by Chef Patrick, have defined Lobstahs as a "destination restaurant" for diners from all over the world. Lobstahs is a "destination restaurant". Our extensive menus feature over 60 fresh and tantalizing items for all taste buds plus our kid's Lil Lobstahs Menu. Don't forget our daily specials too! Outdoor deck makes for a more open island dining experience. We can accommodate large tables and parties, catering, banquets and special events are our specialty. Planning to spend a day at the beach? Let us prepare an authentic Maine Lobster Bake for your family and friends. Whether you dine in or take away, the fare will always be excellent. Our catering department can handle your big events and catering needs with special attention. See our attached Sports Bar with large screen TVs. Pool, Shuffleboard and Darts.
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