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Rockin Baja Lobster

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Seafood
3890 Twiggs St, San Diego, CA 92110-2842
+1 619-260-0305
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lobster” (126 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (55 reviews)
“tacos” (80 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3890 Twiggs St, San Diego, CA 92110-2842
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1 - 10 of 687 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food. Lots of free Natch chips and different Salsa. Good service. Good to explore Baja food. Not a repeat place for me tho.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank jmmckeown
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered a Bucket of Meat and Chicken. When it arrived... it was like a half bucket, shoved full of butcher paper before they filled it. the food was good, but when i ordered a bucket, I would like to actually like to receive a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CriticsnOceanside
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This seemed to be the consensus recommendation of the tipsters for Mexican casual in the Gaslamp District, and it did not disappoint. Outdoor dining in November is a treat for us conventioners meeting a couple of blocks away. The nacho-and-toppings bar was a nice gimmick...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Xamb
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Repeat visit for me (five years ago), but the first for my wife. Cobine the best of Mexican cuisine and the freshest seafood, and you get the menu of Rockin Baja Lobster. Start with the build your own salsa bar, then progress until you are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Allan J
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Lively spot, great live music, friendly service, but the magic stops there. Beer was flat; orange margarita was sent back as undrinkable and exchanged for a half glass of mediocre red wine. Food, though served hot on a busy night, was bland and unmemorable. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CindyClarkBar
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

If you want beer and free salsa, this might be your place The service was great (despite under staffing), but the food was really underwhelming. if you want some decent cocktails, this place is ‘ok’ (pretty good if you want size, but no flavor and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank michaellN6936WL
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Rockin Baja Lobster is located in the Gaslamp district. There main claim to fame is Lobster and they do a great job of it. I had a Lobster burger which was great. My wife had a whole Lobster and said it was the best she...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Curious802988
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Came here during happy hour and loved the specials (we drank a lot of white wine and beer)--they also have a complimentary salsa bar, which was perfect while drinking.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Juerner
Reviewed October 21, 2018

The Taco Tuesday tacos wee fine - but not amazing - for the price. The churros were lovely, and ample for two. The star of the show were the frozen Margaritas. We planned on one each and ended up have three. Yummy.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I loved this place. We got the Sombrero Golden Bucket. It was fantastic. Great night out.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Neil H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3890 Twiggs St, San Diego, CA 92110-2842
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 619-260-0305
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