Fodor's Expert Review The Lobster Trap

$$$ Avalon Seafood Fodor's Choice

Seafood rules at the popular Lobster Trap, because the restaurant's owner has his own boat and fishes for the catch of the day and, in season, spiny lobster. Ceviche is a great starter, always fresh and brightly flavored. Locals (you'll see many at the small counter) come for the relaxed atmosphere, large portions, and happy hour specials (not offered during the summer season) for select $4 pints and other specials. Try the grilled swordfish with mixed veggies and a baked potato. They can prepare it seven different ways including crisp macadamia nut breading. Open daily from 11 am for lunch through late evening. 

Seafood Service Lively Lunch Dinner Quick Bite $$$ Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

128 Catalina St.
Avalon, California  90704, USA


Known For:
  • Locally caught seafood
  • Convivial atmosphere
  • Local hangout
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: no reservations accepted

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