We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lookout Tavern

8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-696-9844
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (135 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (22 reviews)
“burger” (44 reviews)
Open Now
American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (566)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

41 - 50 of 561 reviews

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The views are worth the wait at this place but we went on a cool, foggy night. It was still packed with minimal available seating but we got a table at the deck right away. I had the crab burger which was moist and perfectly...More

Thank Gonzo125
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Great location, large menu. Had a fish sandwich and Cuban sandwich, both were delicious. Everything that we saw being served like looked amazing. Definitely gives you more than you can eat.

Thank Donna F
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Nobody in our group had anything bad to say about their meals! Everything was fresh and cooked to perfection. Absolutely nothing bad about this place at all!!

Thank Evan U
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Like a pub with great food - was raining so we couldn't enjoy the outdoor seating, but it was like a bar with great food. Servings are huge and tasteful.

Thank sellrd
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We have eaten here many times over the past few years. Today we were famished after a long ferry wait due to hurricane Jose and made a beeline for the Outlook for clam chowder and coconut shrimp. They have a good variety of beers and...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

6 ladies from Lee and Lenox - wonderful vacation! Thank you Whitney (sorry Sherrie turmed off the fan)!!!

Thank Tkc K
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had an hour to kill before catching the Oak Bluffs ferry which is right across the street. We had the lobster bisque and calamari. Both were quite good along with a local draft IPA. The menu is pretty varied and the prices were not...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This restaurant looks out over the water (hence, the name) and is a really great atmosphere. At first, its a little strange that in addition to their regular menu, they have a full sushi bar/menu...but every roll we saw go by looked fresh and delicious....More

Thank Lindsey S
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The food here was very good. Probably one of the best lobster bisques I've ever had. The atmosphere, though, caters to a loud drunk crowd which can't be avoided because the tables are packed in and alongside those people that are standing and drinking. Wish...More

Thank SJP-NJ
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Parked right across the street from the restaurant; very convenient! All street and lot parking in Martha's Vineyard is free; very nice indeed! We went on a week day, late afternoon, and were able to walk right in and be seated. We chose to sit...More

Thank Eve B
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Martha's Vineyard
Nashua House Hotel
374 reviews
.26 km away
Summercamp Hotel
166 reviews
.32 km away
Pequot Hotel
638 reviews
.60 km away
Harbor Landing
51 reviews
1.88 km away
Nearby Restaurants
145 reviews
.19 km away
The Red Cat Kitchen at Ken N' Beck
677 reviews
.15 km away
237 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ocean Park
186 reviews
.26 km away
Flying Horses Carousel
283 reviews
.21 km away
Circuit Avenue
264 reviews
.13 km away
Inkwell Beach
96 reviews
.26 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
6 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Paola A | Property representative |
Hi No we close Dec 31 and reopen in April.
24 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Joe B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you could find something on the menu to satisfy your dietary restrictions.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-696-9844
Called Lookout Tavern for a reason, the establishment has one of THE best water views on Martha's Vineyard! Overlooking the Nantucket Sound, the Lookout Tavern caters to both sea and land lovers alike. Known for it's amazing sushi, raw bar and seafood, Lookout also offers diners great sandwiches and burgers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing