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Lookout Tavern

8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-696-9844
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (150 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (31 reviews)
“burger” (48 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This was the best meal of my entire vacation week! My daughter recommended this restaurant based on a New York Times review. I had the Lobster Tacos and they were fantastic!!! The restaurant has a nice variety of items. My husband's burger looked great and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Had excellent Cajun oysters and perfect view of the ocean. Bloody Mary was perfectly spicy but with all the shrimp and lobster would have thought that vs just a lemon, lime slices abs olives

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 258DianeW
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Based on the great Sushi reviews, I ordered the Sushi and I wasn’t disappointed. My rainbow roll was yummy and just the right portion size. Plus the atmosphere with the open air seating is lots of fun. Definitely visit this place if you are in...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tidegirl19
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Best lobster roll and sushi on the island. A little pricey but totally worth it. Really busy at night and reservations aren't taken.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Fun place with the rare combination of a beautiful view and fabulous food. Try the lobster taco or Spring rolls...

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 690kathya
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our tour guide when we asked who has the best lobster rolls on the island. The lobster rolls were ridiculously delicious!! Our server was friendly and the restaurant was clean. The view was AMAZING!! The wait was worth it!! Thank...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Felicia N
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We visited for early dinner. Two warm lobster rolls, one super burgher, lobster bisque and a bowl of chowdah. Delish! A very casual family restaurant by the OB ferry terminal. Indoor, on the porch or on the patio waitstaff hustle orders to keep the place...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Decided to eat here while waiting to catch the ferry back to the mainland. Sort of a bar type atmosphere but the food was good and the service actually was quick.Their New England clam chowder was very tasty & full of clams. My wife and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MusicMan42
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I had the filet and brought vodka for mixed drinks. I had the suggested basil martini, and it was incredible. I started with the bread and ended with the espresso doughnuts! Definitely hit up this restaurant when you’re in Chilmark!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Creynoldsfsu
Paola A, Manager at Lookout Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Hi Even though we enjoy getting great reviews, we can not take credit for this one . You have the wrong location. We do hope you visit us as well when in Oak Bluffs.

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The place itself its really cool, many tv’s, so you and your friends can enjoy the favorite game, really good atmosphere, butt its get over crowded at evenings, so you can wait in line about 40-50 minutes, which makes me upset often Miss my dear...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Serghei F
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Questions & Answers
3 September 2018|
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Response from paolaf789 | Property representative |
No we do not take reservations. You can download the No Wait app and put your name in for a table . This app is not a reservation app it just helps you see how long of a wait it is .
6 October 2017|
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Response from paolaf789 | Property representative |
Hi No we close Dec 31 and reopen in April.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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. Dinner served till 10:30 pm Sunday -Thursday, Friday & Saturday till 11pm. Bar open till midnight.
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