Our story

The Lobster Shack is South Orange County’s first eatery, where lobster fanatics can get their hands on a delicious and affordable East Coast Style lobster roll. A man of the sea and all things fishing, surfing, and diving, founder, Dan Naughton, wanted to provide locals with an opportunity to enjoy one of his favorite dishes, since childhood.

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Want to see what’s cookin’ in our kitchen? Check out our menu of Orange County’s freshest East Coast inspired seafood rolls. Your taste buds will thank you later.

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At The Lobster Shack we are committed in protecting the environment that we all share. In order to combat the rise of climate change, we have established several sustainable actions within our operations. Our sustainability initiative is aligned with the UN sustainable development plan, a global effort to lower our carbon footprint, protect our planet, and reduce poverty.

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111 W. Avenida Palizada #104
San Clemente, CA


Winter hours:
Monday and Tuesday - closed
Wednesday-Saturday 11am-7pm
Sunday 11am-6pm

Open on Monday for the Memorial day 11am-6pm!