Citrus Grlled Lobster Tails

Orange and lemon zest, garlic and Paprika make these lobster tails even more delicious.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Rest 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 3


  • 1 Tbsp Lemon zest
  • 1 Tbsp Orange zest
  • 1 Garlic clove Minced
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 2 Tbsp Olive Oil
  • 3 8 oz Lobster Tails


  1. In a small bowl add the lemon and orange zest, minced garlic, Paprika and olive oil, mix well.

  2. Using kitchen shears, cut each lobster tail up the front and back just to the start of the tail. 

  3. Carefully pry open the top so that you can add the marinade. Do the same on the bottom. Let sit 30 minutes.

  4. You can bake your lobster tails at 400° for approximately 20 minutes or until they reach 140°.
  5. Or you can grill your lobster tails for 7 to 8 minutes per side until they reach 140°  

  6. Once the lobster tails have reached temperature, let rest for 10 minutes.  Break open the shell & enjoy!