“Larry” The Big Lobster

Landmarks and Buildings

“Larry” the Lobster is 17 metres high and stands at the entrance to Kingston SE. Originally consisting of a restaurant, tourist area and small theatre, Larry is now home to Janet’s Takeaway.
Janet’s menu features a breakfast offerings, including all the favourites, with lunch and dinner meals such as seafood platters, mixed grill, schnitzels, warm chicken salads, plus a variety of ready-made sandwiches, wraps and rolls. The take-away menu is also extensive, serving up the usual options including burgers, seafood, yiros, hot dogs, chicken, and all your fish & chip shop favourites.
So, if you’re staying locally, or whether Larry the Lobster is a stopover on your drive down the Limestone Coast, make sure you get along to Janet’s and support Larry’s long life as a giant SA tourism destination.


Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Food and Refreshments Games or recreation room Kiosk Lawn / Gardens Non Smoking Picnic Area Restaurant Shop / Gift Shop

Disabled Assistance

Caters for limited mobility Wheelchair access


Free Entry

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