Lobsters have been featured in several Muppet productions.
The group of red lobsters first appeared in a Swedish Chef sketch on episode 209 of The Muppet Show, where a group a Spanish-speaking, pistol-wielding Lobster Banditos rescued one of their compatriots from being boiled in hot water.
- The Muppet Show
- The Muppet Revue
- The Jim Henson Hour
- The Cosby Show ("Cliff's Nightmare")
- Episode 317: Honey, I Miss the Kids (on TV in "Under the Water")
- The Muppet Christmas Carol
- The Animal Show
- Muppets Tonight
- The Muppet Show Comic Book: The Four Seasons
- Three Lobster Banditos were released as pack-in PVC figures with Palisades Toys' Culinary Catastrophe Swedish Chef Action Figure in 2003.
- The Banditos were again appeared with the Swedish Chef on a Hamilton Collection motorcycle figurine in 2006.
- The Banditos were featured on a 2009 Hallmark Christmas ornament.