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Lookout Tavern

8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-696-9844
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (114 reviews)
“lobster roll” (64 reviews)
“burger” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Seaview Ave., Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We live on the Vineyard and frequent the Lookout quite often. The food and service are consistently awesome....best chicken wings on the island...my mom couldn't say it enough! Highly recommend this place....a fun place to eat, drink and visit.

Thank Kara C
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Started with 3 Chowder and a Bisque, all a hit, could have stopped there. I had the grilled tuna sandwich, it was almost too big and cooked perfectly rare, the grilled chicken sandwich and fried fish sandwich were equally as good, each came with homemade...More

Thank SavoyNewHaven
Reviewed 6 December 2016

we never go to the vineyard without a stop to the Lookout tavern. The food is exceptional and the staff is great! huge menu- something for our entire family. Best sushi on the vineyard for sure! also the best sautéed lobster role around! casual and...More

Thank kch8888
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This tavern has a great view of the harbor. Really good specialty cocktails and calamari! Nice way to spend a cold wintry aftenoon with good friends!

Thank chp12
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Went with a group of 11 friends to watch a Sunday night game. Shawn was a complete jerk. The place was empty except for a small group. The heat was on blast, completely uncomfortable even after we asked for it to be lowered. We had...More

1  Thank MeggyS421
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Stopped in for lunch while in the area. Had a great view from the front part of the restaurant where we ate along the bar area. Food and service were good.

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch after getting off the ferry. What a fun fund! It was pretty busy for being off-peak season. We had a couple of drinks before lunch- that punch is delicious! Not too sweet. Had a lobster roll with fries and the grilled...More

Thank DTJB8000
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Best clam chowder. Bloody Mary's to die for, with "Mary and the boys" with two huge shrimp. Great food, extensive bar with lots of great drink programs, terrific view of the ocean right in front. I could stay there all day. All the seats are...More

1  Thank jeffonthebeach
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This place might be okay on an off-season day with a couple of friends/meals to share, but on your average day or night in the height of the summer season, it is simply too crowded and chaotic. Not a choice for families AT ALL. You...More

1  Thank traduke
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Visited very late season for an evening meal with two tweenage boys. Great sushi. Expansive menu and excellent service. Football was on Sunday evening - loud and vibrant atmosphere with pretty much all the locals and visitors in the area tucking into seafood based fare....More

Thank Fredthechippy
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Do you have gluten free food?
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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
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
  • E-mail
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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