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Lookout Tavern

8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-696-9844
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (135 reviews)
“lobster tacos” (21 reviews)
“burger” (42 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had a great dinner. The fried clams were soo good, The shrimp cocktails were also delicious. Loved the deck. The staff was very good and it was very busy. You cannot go wrong with lobster. The drinks were okay. The beer seleciont is good.

Thank Kara B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My wife and I enjoy the Lookout Tavern as often as possible! The restaurant has a big porch looking over Vineyard Sound and the entrance to Oak Bluffs harbor. The atmosphere is busy with travelers from all over enjoying food and drinks. The pace is...More

Thank billandjeanne2017
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had dinner here but there was a wait. All tables inside are high topped table and chairs which for me are not comfortable to sit in for long periods of time. But I managed. I had the fish tacos which were really good. It's...More

Thank pina71
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had a great time at Lookout Tavern. The seafood was terrific, Our server (Susan) was on top of everything, scrambling from table to table with remarkable precision and a friendly smile. This place is busy and the patrons were in a festive mood. I...More

Thank ThinkingOutLoud
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I always enjoy the company and bartenders of this bar and restaurant. The staff is very freindly and always rely on consistant food

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Always a wait to get in, but it's well worth it. Hands down the best Lobster Roll on the island. The thing is loaded with claw meat. Almost couldn't finish it on my own. Both the cold and hot Lobster Roll are simple and fresh....More

Thank csanborn74
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Loved sitting up at the bar facing the water. Beautiful views. The sushi is so fresh and delicious. And the hot lobster roll served with butter was perfectly cooked sweet last buster - almost st all huge claws and huge. Great drinks too.

Thank Celeste J
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The lookout has a fantastic view of Martha's Vineyard Sound just a few hundred yards from downtown Oak Bluffs. The food, drinks and service is good. I do recommend the lobster tacos. It is also a great place to take the family.

Thank ManOnWater
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are avid sushi eaters. The sushi here was top notch, would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Had lunch with my wife during our recent stay. service was prompt, food was good and drinks (Pina Coladas ) Excellent. Great view of the ocean!

Thank rlm82017
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Questions & Answers
6 October 2017|
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Response from Paola A | Property representative |
Hi No we close Dec 31 and reopen in April.
24 July 2015|
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Response from Joe B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you could find something on the menu to satisfy your dietary restrictions.
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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.
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