With an ingenious idea to bring lobster out of the fine dining establishment and into a less pretentious setting, Da Lobster is a rousing success in the Chicago restaurant scene. With its first year behind them, Da Lobster is celebrating with its fans that attributed to its success.
"We've had a great run thus far, and it's only the beginning," said Wolf. "We are thrilled, but it was not unexpected that we would build a fan base pretty quickly. We knew Chicagoans love their lobster and there was pent-up demand for lobster served at an affordable price. We have solved the riddle as to how to do it really well at a reasonably low price point." Da Lobsta's Lobster Roll sandwiches are priced at $12.95, and they have clearly raised the bar on fast casual dining.
Da Lobsta gives its patrons the lobster they crave in an approachable setting. It's signature Lobster Roll sandwich has big pieces of lobster claw meat at an affordable price point. Add in comfort food side dishes, Da Lobster is the cure to the boring, dull casual meals.
Owner and founder J Wolf believes "We made it possible for people to satisfy their lobster craving while on the go and in a budget-friendly way. Da Lobsta is a guilty pleasure, without the guilt. Our customers feel like they're part of a lobster-loving community of people in the know and it makes the experience really enjoyable."
Come enjoy a satisfying lobster roll, lobster mac and cheese or lobster chopped salad at either Da Lobster location. One location in the Gold Coast, 12 E. Cedar (telephone 312-929-2423) and a second location, at the Chicago French Market (131 N. Clinton; telephone 312-207-5705).