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**Seasonally closed until late november 2021** The restaurant initially began as a wholesale distributor for the island's hotels and restaurants. Cooked takeaway service was added; along with a friendly free beer while you wait. Shortly after that the health inspector demanded we go the whole way or "wholesale only". This was around 1998. Long time friend and fellow musician with the local VSOP Jazz band "Stu Jenkins" became the resident artist (designer) and we named the up coming restaurant "LOBSTER ALIVE and all that Jazz". We felt our way; with many of the usual restaurant mistakes. But it seems now, we have scored quite well with international critics, restaurant guide books; and our many
PRICE RANGE
US$40 - US$200
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Waterfront, Jazz Bar, Beach
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small but great restaurant - goof value for money, nothing over priced - good sized portions Good quality food live music as well Definitely worth a visit

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a fab time at Lobster Alive. Great food and drinks coupled with super friendly hosts. Thank you!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 July 2021 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food and great service despite no electricity after a hurricane. Certainly not the cheapest place on the island but if you enjoy lobster then worth every penny. Hard to beat sitting on the beach tucking into some fantastic food.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 June 2021 via mobile

Love this fabulous lobster restaurant. Beautiful food, feet in the sand, live jazz and good service. We have been a few times and love the place. Sad to see it's only open at the weekend due to covid, when they are usually busy 7 days...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 8 February 2021

Very nice restaurant in great location in the beach and sea front.what's better than eating a lobster with your feet in the sand

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 20 January 2021 via mobile

Sunday’s are Island fundays , there are quite a few venues where you can have a great afternoon but nowhere does it better than here. Super organised for COVID with lanyard holder for your mask and copious amounts of sanitiser, however that never diluted the...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 January 2021

Great restaurant on the beach. Live Jazz band playing soft music. It was 11 of us and the staff handled it well. Waitress Donna was exceptional.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 3 January 2021 via mobile

Very nice restaurant in great location in the beach and sea front. Sunday’s great for live music. It’s not cheap hence the 4 star. I wouldn’t bother with a starter and push straight to main!

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 31 December 2020 via mobile

Way too expensive we paid $12 just for water! Pretty view and nice music but would not want to eat there again

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 12 November 2020

Visited this place during covid times in Nov...what can I say about it! Food was amazing we got the lobster (which was huge) and seafood pasta for both of which were very filling and flavourful. Donna our waiter, tended to our every need making sure...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Paulina49
1 March 2019|
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Response from Lyn L | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but agree with all other responses.
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Treepug
24 February 2019|
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Response from JaynieT1963 | Reviewed this property |
No dealfor beach furniture but is cheaper than Boatyard. You can however get rum punch for $5BBD PER CUP which is from the restaurant, via the beach guy and is lovely
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MichelleK356
1 September 2018|
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Response from Lawrence C | Reviewed this property |
It is more of an eating place
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Frequently Asked Questions about Lobster Alive

Yes, Lobster Alive offers takeaway services.

Lobster Alive is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4