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5337 Gulf Dr, Ste 500, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1738 (Gulf Drive & Holmes Blvd)
+1 941-779-1000
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Somerset, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We made a reservation for a Thanksgiving meal at 6.30pm. We arrived in good time and purchased a "special thanksgiving drink", sat down and ordered our meal. After 10 minutes or so, the waitress came back and said the turkey was all gone, we, would have to choose something else. When I said we had reserved a table and had... More 

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1 Thank Parfox
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointing to say the least! Being from New England we expected to be brought back to shores of the sound but was sadly let down. Paid 30 dollars for a small plate of pasta to only include some lobster knuckle . Plus they only carry 1 1/2 pound lobsters. I expected more I think I'm being generous with a score... More 

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ohio
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I order the 2- 3oz medallions tenderloins with potatoes and veggies. All was very good. The meat was mouthwatering, tender just all round fantastic. And I am very picky when it comes to my filets. This entrée was 24$. I didn't care for the added 18% tip for a table of 8. My family of 6 and what we ordered... More 

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Thank OhioMomof4boyz
Somerset, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third visit to Lobstahs....our first a couple of years ago was great, our second las year was ok, this time it was really not very good at all. We've travelled a long way to eat here...from England, so were looking forward to our meal. Service was pretty poor to start with, we had booked but there was... More 

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3 Thank janeshakey
Memphis, Tennessee
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived in AMI Saturday afternoon with my family and after unpacking our gear at rental house we drove around and stumbled upon Lobstah's. Me and my daughter love oysters and we shared a dozen. Their homemade cocktail sauce was great with a side of horseradish. My fiance ordered their meaty lobster bisque with a hint of sherry which I... More 

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Thank jamesMrwolf
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm from up north and the lobster is not even close to fresh and flavorful. The best part of the place is the ambience

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3 Thank Sharon M
Brunswick, Georgia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all the food was excellent. We ordered the Garlic Lobstah and Grouper Bites. However while our server, Hanna, was beginning to take our order another server named Jessica interrupted her and raised her voice at Hanna because she was supposed to take our table? I'm flattered that our table must have been so important to her but it... More 

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4 Thank saltlife1376
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little place and still not a chain which is my first pick! Hannah was a great server with plenty of advice! Even though she forgot my second glass of wine... 😜

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Thank Teresa C
Los Angeles
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

food was terrible and wait time was long. You should skip this place, even if you are starving. really.

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3 Thank LifesaBeach006
Bradenton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked in the door and almost turned around because of the fishy smell which is usually a bad sign but the rest of my party convinced me to stay. Great selection of beers - made me happy as well as the smell seemed to only be at the front door - the back where we were seated was odor free..... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5337 Gulf Dr, Ste 500, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1738
    (Gulf Drive & Holmes Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 941-779-1000
Description
Located in the heart of Holmes Beach, Lobstahs brings New England Style seafood to beautiful Anna Maria Island plus local seafood favorites. We take great pride in providing the freshest seafood. Our lobsters are flown in daily and we work with farmers and fishmongers to bring the best quality ingredients to our guests. Land lovers will find USDA steaks, chicken and pasta selections on our extensive menu. The largest cold water lobster tank on Anna Maria Island and the recipes created by Chef Patrick, have defined Lobstahs as a "destination restaurant" for diners from all over the world. Lobstahs is a "destination restaurant". Our extensive menus feature over 60 fresh and tantalizing items for all taste buds plus our kid's Lil Lobstahs Menu. Don't forget our daily specials too! Outdoor deck makes for a more open island dining experience. We can accommodate large tables and parties, catering, banquets and special events are our specialty. Planning to spend a day at the beach? Let us prepare an authentic Maine Lobster Bake for your family and friends. Whether you dine in or take away, the fare will always be excellent. Our catering department can handle your big events and catering needs with special attention. See our attached Sports Bar with large screen TVs. Pool, Shuffleboard and Darts.

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