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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” (22 reviews)
“burger” (44 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place was busy for late lunch time, but we stopped anyway. There are tables overlooking the street & water as well as some inside. And, there are several tables outside on a winding patio. My husband really liked the clam chowder. My burger was good....More

Thank KatWat39
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waitress was very friendly. The atmosphere and view was wonderful! I highly recommend going here.

1  Thank leahrae12018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place was packed when we stopped in for dinner. Got lucky and there were 4 seats at the Sushi counter. It was buy one / get one free taco night. A friend got lobster and fish tacos and they were great. I had the coconut...More

Thank DonnaW_10
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Martha's Vineyard in May 2018 after enjoying our first trip to the island in April 2017. As we had such an enjoyable experience at the Lookout Tavern on our first trip we made it a point of going there again....More

Thank rockwood13
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Went in the off season so we really got to enjoy the place. Although a gloomy day the view was great. They had happy hour going so we ordered the popcorn shrimp. They gave us a lot and it was easy to tell it was...More

Thank HollyDayzTravel
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

this was our 1st visit to MV and we decided to stop and have a late lunch. my husband ordered the lobster tacos and I ordered the surf n turf burger. both were great. this is a must if on the island.

2  Thank Kkpope
Reviewed 18 April 2018

On the island for a few days, and decided to stop here in torrential downpours, for a drink (or 2) and some dinner. Ended up having an App too, had a few drinks, and then dinner. Pulled pork tacos for me.... TOTALLY scrumptious. Loved the...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We stopped off here for lunch after a wander around Oak Bluffs. We managed to get a table looking out to sea (on a very misty day we couldn't see a thing!). Food was fine - nothing out of the ordinary - but for such...More

Thank dee090
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The Lookout Tavern was on our list of go to places for this trip. We did not dine there, but had a couple of beers one evening. I saw a lot of food gong to tables that looked great, but maybe on another visit. The...More

Thank bbbob84
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The Lookout Tavern is an Oak Bluffs favorite. Although the seating is limited and parking can be difficult, the food is very good and filling. Our favorites include the raw bar, clam chowder, shrimp spring rolls, Cobb salad and surf and turf burger.

1  Thank Chris F
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7 October 2017|
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Response from Paola A | Property representative |
Hi No we close Dec 31 and reopen in April.
25 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
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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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