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About Chops Lobster Bar

Chops Lobster Bar is a seafood and steak lover’s paradise. The mosaic-style dining room is the ideal setting to enjoy signature items like the Savannah Lump Crab Cocktail and Famous Jumbo Batter Fried Lobster Tail. Enjoy a cocktail before dinner or savor a glass of wine from the extensive list in Chops’ inviting bar. Proper dress is required.

70 W Paces Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30305
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 12:00am, Sunday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(404) 262-2675

Website:
http://www.buckheadrestaurants.com/chops-lobster-bar/

Parking Details:
Valet parking is available at Chops Lobster Bar.

Executive Chef:
Ryan Delesandro

Private Party Facilities:
Same as "banquets" above.

Private Party Contact:
William Miller: (404) 262-2675

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Chops Lobster Bar Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.7

ambience

4.6

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

94% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (59)
Good for a Date (50)
Good for Anniversaries (48)
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Business Meals (39)
Romantic (39)
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Fit for Foodies (25)
Worth the Drive (22)
Notable Wine List (21)
Cozy (18)
Good for Groups (13)
Handcrafted Cocktails (12)
Neighborhood Gem (12)
Hot Spot (11)
Pre/post Theatre (11)
Quiet Conversation (11)
Bar Seating (10)
Authentic (9)
People Watching (8)
Happy Hour (7)
Creative Cuisine (6)
Fun (6)
Paleo Friendly (6)
Comfort Food (5)
Healthy (5)
Tasting Menu (5)
Disabled Access (4)
Seasonal (4)
Vibrant Bar Scene (4)
Casual (3)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined 3 days ago

My Favorite tuna tartar in the city !! This restaurant is consistently good . Gets noisy as business people drink on expense acts. Staff rocks and I think it is a beautiful space.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals
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 (Atlanta)·Dined 3 days ago

Still on of the best spots in Atlanta. Food and ambiance were great. My only issue with this experience was the service. Our waiter disappeared for awhile at a critical time during our meal, and we had empty glasses and wanted to order more sides. I had to call over the host to find him. Maybe he had too many tables or some other issue, but that really had an impact on our overall experience.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined 4 days ago

Great meal all around. Steaks, fish, dudes and desserts all were fantastic.

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 (Orlando)·Dined 6 days ago

I was here for my best friend’s bachelorette party. Our server was rude and you could tell he did not want to serve us the entire time. He would walk away when I wasn’t finished ordering and was incredibly short with us for the duration of dinner. The food here is mediocre at best. Combine that with the terrible service and stuffy old school atmosphere...I will not recommend this place to anyone. There are much more fun and inclusive places in Atlanta with great dishes. Don’t judge a book by its cover boys, just because we were dressed up for a fun bachelorette party night doesn’t mean I’ll blink at the bill when it comes out. We were there to spend money and treated like trash. We ordered multiple rounds of drinks, apps and entrees at the table only to be greeted with complete disdain. It’s pretty shameful this is considered one of the best places in Atlanta. I’ve had better service and food at a TGI Friday’s. I also watched the really sweet hostess get screamed at for 15 minutes while a manager never showed up to tell a guest to calm down. This place overpromises and under-delivers in every sense. Go here if you have more money than sense, because you definitely aren’t going for the service or food.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The Lobster Bar has always been a favorite. That said, the crab cakes were ice cold and the waiter was incredibly preoccupied with getting us in and out. We really felt rushed and couldn't enjoy our meal and conversation because he kept interrupting us.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Romantic
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Our experience at Chops was absolutely amazing from the time we walked into the door. Exceptional service and staff. The food was phenomenal. The bone-in filet is where it is at! My husband and I dined in there Friday night for a special date night. Thank you for the awesome memory.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Romantic, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Absolutely Outstanding Service & Food; A Perfect Date Night

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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Fantastic steaks and the corn hash was delicious. Decent wine selection as well.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 8, 2017

In a word... stellar.
The service is extraordinary.
The food is good.
The quality is high.
The atmosphere is different, chic underground.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Disabled Access, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 8, 2017

The food was great ! I made reservations days before and was the given table # 254 , the worst table in the place ! One person has a view of the waiters' station and the other person has a view of nothingness .

Tags: Business Meals
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·Dined on November 8, 2017

First time at Chops and I must say I was very impressed. Valet service was good. Once you enter the hostess and waiters greet you by name. They have me the option to sit upstairs or downstairs. We were celebrating a birthday and they ensured we had an experience to remember.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Handcrafted Cocktails, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Business Meals, Worth the Drive
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The food is not all that ! If you go here get the Fried Lobster, corn mash and desert otherwise you wasting your money and your taste buds will be highly disappointed. That’s all I got.

Oh yeah and there was an insect with wings in my drink . No they didn’t comp it. Management never came over to even acknowledge it.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

One of my favorites in Atlanta. Great seafood selection but you can also get a good steak from upstairs at Chops. You can't go wrong.

Tags: Healthy, Bar Seating, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 1, 2017

Always a great experience at chops we love the food and atmosphere

Tags: Special Occasion, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Romantic
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

As always,it was perfect. Best Tuna Tartare I’ve ever had. Lobster is textbook.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Business Meals, Romantic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Savannah)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Thanks to Antonio for making our dining experience amazing!!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 28, 2017

We had a late reservation for my husband's birthday. I was afraid they may be sold out of some items but happily they were not. Crab cocktails are always amazing. I wanted stone crabs but at $26 a claw I passed. I can wait until we get to Florida for those. I will however get lobster next time because the plates going by with lobster looked amazing. Very friendly staff especially for a high end restaurant. No attitude like the company restaurant above.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Bar Seating, Good for a Date
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 (San Diego)·Dined on October 27, 2017

third time @Chops or Lobster bar.
The Kobe beef was the worst quality I’ve had.
The lobster was chewy and over cooked. The Honk Kong sea bass was very boring.
The hot spinach salad with mushrooms was fantastic.
It is a nice place but the food is nothing above average

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 25, 2017

As always a great meal and service.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 25, 2017

Excellent as always. Love the seafood tower and Wagyu.

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·Dined on October 22, 2017

I was really disappointed at my dish. I ordered the lamb chops and only received 2 really small peices and 2 bones. Out of all the restaurants I picked this place because of my last experience with the same dish. For this dish to be $45 and only had 2 small bites, made me not happy. The gentleman at the front desk check in said he can't take it off but can take off my 1 drink. I will not be returning.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Excellent food, drinks and service. Made our anniversary special!

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 20, 2017

I have never had a bad meal or bad service at The Lobster Bar. The dover sole and spinach salad are the absolute best.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Hot Spot, Special Occasion, People Watching
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·Dined on October 19, 2017

Service and feel was great, however, when you spend 200+ dollars on 2 people, you would think that all food and drinks would be top notch. Unfortunately not so, most of the food was amazing , but the mojito was borderline bad, the signature dessert( banana cream pie) didn't live up to expectations(very little flavor), and the vanilla ice cream was actually terrible. On the positive side, steak was perfect, crab cakes were next level, and sides we out of this world. Would go again, if ever in Atlanta, now that I know what not to get :)

Tags: Romantic
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Never a bad meal

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·Dined on October 15, 2017

Lovely as always. The staff was very attentive as well.

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vip
 (Dallas)·Dined on October 14, 2017

The entire staff is professional and very attentive. The food is always outstanding, best restaurant in Atlanta

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·Dined on October 14, 2017

I was totally disappointment with my first visit to Chop’s. We had an 8:30 Reservation. We did not get seated until 9:10. Once we were seated the table and seating were too small.

The waiters did not come back to take our order. We had to flag down another waiter to take our order. The food was average. The service was poor. I think Service training is needed. You guys missed the mark.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 13, 2017

The food was outstanding. Had problems communicating drink preference, had to re-make my cocktail. Server was really slow and not very attentive. Good friends made it a fun evening and dining experience!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Indiana)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Food very good, service slow inattentive, lighting way too low. Steak(ribeye)and crab cake 5 stars!

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 (Charlotte)·Dined on October 12, 2017

Great atmosphere and service. Food was delicious. The lobster bisque with lobster morsels was fantastic and the bone-in filet with the truffle butter on top was amazing!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Took my daughter for her 18th B - Day. I suggested the Fried Lobster Tail to her and her friend. I remember it as flash fried or lightly fried. This time they were really fried with a lot of batter.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Cozy
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Truly the best steak I've had in years. The 16oz Prime Strip was cooked perfectly, tender and the flavor just out of this world. The appetizers, sides and desserts were very nice as well, but the steak is what it's all about and I give them an A+.

Tags: Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Paleo Friendly, Business Meals
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Delicious!

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·Dined on October 5, 2017

Delicious meal. Magnificent service. Beautiful ambiance.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Happy Hour
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on October 3, 2017

It was incredible. Always great fried Lobster morsels, but I got the peppered filet....wow!!! It was cooked perfectly and the flavor was amazing!!! Even after all the fabulous food....from the time we walked in to the time we left....the staff and service was impeccable. Couldn’t have asked for a more enjoyable anniversary dinner for my wife and myself.

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·Dined on October 3, 2017

Chops has always been consistently good. The steaks and lobster are the best and I would recommend it to everyone. The waiters are very attentive.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion
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·Dined on October 1, 2017

Everything was great

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Unfortunately there was a problem with my order and I explained the problem to the assistant manager and he became very rude and told me that I am the issue and that I should have read the menu correctly. He raised his voice very rudely in front of other customers toward me. He never apologized and I asked for the General Manager and he declined to get the manager for me. As a customer it's very disappointing to spend a generous amount of money at an upscale restaurant and to be treated horribly.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Our waitress, Mary, was friendly, helpful and attentive without hovering. The servers were also friendly without being intrusive. The food was impeccable and delicious!

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