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“Make a reservation early, watch the sunset, enjoyed the seafood. Great view, and cool-romantic restaurant.”
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The Lobster
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Ranked #8 of 678 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Soups
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Good for: Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Brunch, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Santa Monica
Cross street: Colorado Ave.
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“Make a reservation early, watch the sunset, enjoyed the seafood. Great view, and cool-romantic restaurant.”
Reviewed November 28, 2007

Make a reservation early, watch the sunset, enjoyed the seafood. Great view, and cool-romantic restaurant.

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“Great views, and over priced Lobster”
Reviewed November 19, 2007

Great views, and over priced Lobster

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Funny, everything here is awesome except the lobster... Go figure.”
Reviewed November 17, 2007

Funny, everything here is awesome except the lobster... Go figure.

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“Good food, great location over looking the Santa Monica Pier, but can get touristy!”
Reviewed November 10, 2007

Good food, great location over looking the Santa Monica Pier, but can get touristy!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Great View! Excellent Food! Above Average Service!”
Reviewed October 17, 2007

If you are in the Santa Monica area, you MUST eat here! Not only are the views incredible, the food is amazing!

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on a Thursday afternoon. We had the lobster cocktail to start and it was fresh and light.

I had the crabcakes and he had the scallops. Both were excellent!

I highly recommed this restaurant. Make reservations at night though! This place fills up fast!!

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