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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%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (301 reviews)
“potato gratin” (20 reviews)
“ribs” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5350 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Suite 102, Longboat Key, FL 34228-2069
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I went to Lazy Lobster to catch up with each other and have a great meal. We were not disappointed! Every meal was extremely good, prices were fair, and the wait staff were incredible. We topped it off with a Cream Brûlée...More

Thank LizzyG34
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb portions of great tasting food with friendly staff. Great drink selection for him and for her.

Thank wcglossop
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying nearby so we walked over. Even without reservations the staff of this very busy restaurant found us a nice table within minutes. Our server brought water and menus immediately. We ordered drinks and dinner. Drinks were delivered quickly and we asked that...More

Thank FlossEm77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stopped in the lazy lobster Thanksgiving eve. We showed up without a reservation so were relegated to a high top table in the bar area which turned out to be just fine. I had the hot fried chicken salad which was...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Lazy Lobster for dinner in November 2017. We were seated in an outdoor garden next to a bubbling fountain, which was very pleasant. The food and service were marvelous, particularly the fresh grouper and amazing lobster. The prices were quite reasonable for...More

Thank Steve618
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a favorite please to go for lunch outside on a beautiful day! Great rolls with real butter and my latest favorite is the crab cake salad!

Thank Travelertaken
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the Lazy Lobster you can eat inside or on an outdoor patio. Our server was professional and attentive, prices are comparable to the area. As the name implies there are many entrees with Maine lobster but I like to eat what is local to...More

Thank danieloW7812SH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to eat. Speciality drinks of the day were great. Portions were huge and made for lunch the next day. Reasonably priced for a great meal!

Thank NewJerseyBettyboop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service is excellent. They have a sweet lady who makes sure you don't run out of rolls with butter and some type of sweet/pepper sauce. I had the lobster mac and cheese and it was very good. No complaints here!

Thank beachsunfun37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant has a nice atmosphere. I had been there once before, 3-4 years ago. Now I was there with my 14 year old son. We sat outside, heated by gas-burning heaters which made a nice ambient. We were not that hungry so my son...More

Thank Jacob B
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Questions & Answers
7 August 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!
16 March 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
3 December 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
USD 11 - USD 38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
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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