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Lazy Lobster of Longboat

5350 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Suite 102, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2069
+1 941-383-0440
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5350 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Suite 102, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2069
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Homely, friendly, efficient and fantastic breakfasts, yum! Such a choice to choose from. The scrambled egg with avocados were delicious!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great lunch - my husband and I both got the lobster “scargot” with one of getting the spinach salad and one Caesar salad. It was all wonderful and we do not usually eat lobster. The bread with the pepper jam was perfect...More

Thank gwtwgs1
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a nice lunch at this restaurant. Close to Durante Park for a walk. Good food and nice outdoor patio.

Thank douglas m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Lazy Lobster as a treat to ourselves while in Florida. Great experience. THe atmosphere was superb considering this is located in a little shopping center. Choices of inside or outside seating. Very clean, staff very knowledgeable, good selection on the menu. We...More

Thank tom646
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in Siesta Key and decided to drive up the coast to find a restaurant off the beaten path and a place where locals go. We found this gem and was pleasantly surprised at the fun and welcoming atmosphere as well as decently priced for...More

Thank Rose S
Reviewed 1 week ago

There wasn't much that set the Lazy Lobster apart - the fish was good as was the service - but the plastic table cloths had the previous diner's butter wrapper stuck to the table.

Thank OttawaCatLady
Reviewed 1 week ago

We go for the early bird specials (4-5:30). Prices are a few dollars cheaper then, as are some drinks. Wonderful service and food each time we’ve gone. Try the lobster bisque soup, very flavorful and filling. Crab cake entree is a good portion as is...More

Thank orgelmeister7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to this restaurant and we were impressed. We ate outside and our server was Benjamin. He was very knowledgeable about the menu and accurately described the menu items we ask about. I ordered the Bar Harbor seafood plate and wife...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch during the week and dined on the outdoor patio - good service and good food! Nice atmosphere and easily accessible.

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic, we had a wonderful meal and wonderful service! Highly recommend the lazy lobster dish. The staff are so friendly and responsive. I would go here twice a week if I lived here!

Thank Roxann H
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Questions & Answers
August 7, 2016|
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Response from Michael G | Property representative |
We do! Please allow 20-25 minutes for preparation. Lobster Scargot is the only item not available for take out. Thank you!
March 15, 2016|
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Response from FloridaTravelfan | Reviewed this property |
Yes they open for lunch. Dinner is very busy in season. But lunch is a bit less crowded.
Bill D
December 2, 2015|
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Response from Judy F | Reviewed this property |
I would think that they would be happy to do,that for you, but you would have to make reservations well in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5350 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Suite 102, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2069
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Longboat Key
  • Phone Number: +1 941-383-0440
  • E-mail
OUR MISSION Our mission is to be the neighborhood choice for our guests and their families; proudly providing a casual atmosphere that consistently exceeds your expectations. Great food, high energy and honest friendly people are the keys to our success. We’re a fun place to go where you can get anything you want and it will ALWAYS BE GREAT!
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