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Red Lobster

) #183 of 2,245 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ American, Seafood,
1499 St. Laurent Blvd | Ottawa, ON, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 0Z9, Canada
+1 613-744-7560
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (41 reviews)
“shrimp” (33 reviews)
“snow crab” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
1499 St. Laurent Blvd | Ottawa, ON, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 0Z9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My gf and I went to red lobster because she had been craving lobster. The food was ok. Delicious but not spectacular. The service, however, was exceptional. The beverage menu was great as well

Thank Lucia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was just OK. The pasta tasted like frozen pasta reheated... The shrimp was fine but nothing special. The baked lobster potato was awful... it really let me down. The calamari was good however so that's great and so were the biscuits. However, as...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very good (but a bit salty) and the line up was not too bad for a Friday evening. We waited for half an hour for a table for two at 6pm. While you wait, try the Caesar Shrimp Cocktail. It is a...More

Thank Nadooo2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place and delicious food. The service is fast and the people that work there is kind. My birthday dessert was free!

Thank Moncita M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Raining like cats and dogs so my partner and I went to Red Lobster for a quick date. The restaurant was full so we were worried about receiving proper service but expectations were exceeded! Our server; Terry, was delightful and polite. After a few minutes...More

Thank kjuliah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately, we had a hankering for crab and decided to try Red Lobster's Crab Fest. There used to be quite a few Red Lobster restaurants but most have closed leaving only 2 in this City. The reason may be slow service and for me, the...More

1  Thank Pete_Coach
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Don't know what's happened. Have usually enjoyed this restaurant for what it is, franchised seafood. Today however was the pits from food to service. Went for anniversary as we both enjoy crab, particularly Snow crab and they were promoting their crab festival. After being seated...More

2  Thank Paul P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Drove from Montreal to Ottawa just to eat at red lobster the food is great and the service was fantastic the waiters are friendly and very helpful.

Thank S D
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

they used to have the best Alfredo sauce but now it's sauted it's now a liquidy sauce no more flavor (spices) on the srimp and no more parmesan cheese on top unless you ask for some I'm pregnant so not picky with my food couldn't...More

1  Thank Chantal P
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Red Lobster took the decision many years ago to deprive those of us living in Quebec from great quality, freshly prepared, moderately priced seafood. Once in a while we make the pilgrimage to Ottawa from the Greater Montréal area to once again enjoy a seafood...More

Thank Jufrafay
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15 February 2017|
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Response from lilywoodacre |
I went on the site but all it showed me was a menu item at a time no prices. I would like to see the entire menu like all the other restaurants publish. If I am on the wrong web site please tell me what site you are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1499 St. Laurent Blvd | Ottawa, ON, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 0Z9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-744-7560
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