-The Lobster-

A Santa Monica instituTe for nearly a century


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Sitting high on a bluff where Route 66 meets the Pacific Ocean overlooking the Santa Monica Pier, The Lobster is an internationally recognized seafood & fine dining establishment. As a landmark restaurant with nearly a century of quality service, The Lobster specializes in Maine and California spiny lobsters, in addition to entrees composed of fresh, seasonal, locally-sourced ingredients.




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From acclaimed Celebrity Chef Govind Armstrong, The Lobster's menu is seasonally driven, with Govind roaming the Santa Monica Farmer's Market for inspiration, creating unique and stunning dishes that he's known for.


From our award winning Lobster, to our seasonally inspired dishes from Chef Govind Armstrong, we invite you to peruse our gallery of food images to see some of our most popular dishes. Warning, you will get hungry after viewing!


Located in Santa Monica, CA, The Lobster is the perfect destination for a wedding reception, rehearsal dinner, corporate luncheon, or any large party. Let our Events Director create a memorable experience for you and your guests.


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