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Red Lobster

2550 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-3306
+1 859-276-1422
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“lobster fest” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2550 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-3306
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had our favorite coconut shrimp-delicious. Enjoyed their special biscuits, salad and baked potato. Reasonably priced. Service was outstanding.

Thank 280bettyr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lobster bisque has changed. The price has gone up but there is actual pieces of lobster in the center. Our server told us my pieces had sunk, but they are there! They were there but the bisque was lukewarm and salty. Not impressed with...More

Thank catsKYcats
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch, not busy at all. We were seated promptly. We sat in our booth for at least ten minutes before any server appeared. Our server, Carmen, finally came to the table thanking us for our patience in waiting for her. She took our drink order...More

Thank durham9185
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average Red Lobster. Not bad but not great. They tried to seat us right beside a lot of other people. It was lunch time and not busy so it wasn't crowded, so we asked to be moved. They gave us a better table. Our waiter...More

Thank Russell C
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Red Lobster can usually be counted on for a good dining experience. After several visits to different locations there was only one bad experience. This one has been positive every time, so far. The food was fresh and tasty. The timing was perfect. The server...More

Thank James D
Clawde L, Owner at Red Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Hi, James D. Thank you for visiting and giving our Lexington Red Lobster 5 stars! We're happy to hear you were well taken care of and we'll ensure it's passed along to our team! Looking forward to serving you again, soon.

Reviewed April 4, 2018

This is one of two Red Lobsters in Lexington. The food and service at this location is always good. The only negative thing I can say, and this is a pet peeve of mine, is that they often make the assumption that you want your...More

Thank Wayne B
Clawde L, Owner at Red Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Hi, Wayne B. Thank you for the feedback and giving the Lexington Red Lobster a 5 star rating. We will forward your comments to our team, and we look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed March 8, 2018

This Red Lobster is incredibly slow. Our waiter, Taylor, was nice and accommodating but seemed overworked with all the tables he was waiting on. Our appetizers arrived separately and there was a long pause between our salads and main course. When the main course did...More

Thank KentuckyGirl1972
Clawde L, Owner at Red Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hi, KentuckyGirl1972. We're sorry you were unsatisfied with your meal at our Lexington Red Lobster restaurant and we'd like to learn how we can make this better. Would you be able to give us a call at 800-562-7837; Monday–Friday from 10:00AM to 1:00PM, and 2:00PM...More

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I ordered dinner for three online and picked it up. The online ordering was easy and very through about options for each meal. It was almost as easy as ordering in person and a lot easier than ordering on the phone. I had the crab...More

Thank thetubasings
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The grand kids love going to the Red Lobster for their birthday meal. Nice atmosphere and attentive staff. I ordered the Dragon Shrimp which was excellent and spicy which is what I like. Shrimp seasoned just right on a bed of rice and steamed broccoli....More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed January 25, 2018

I rarely get to use coupons I receive via email or the mailbox. We do not eat out much, unless we travelling. I did have a coupon that did in fact fit within the parameters of the offering – location, date, certain items only, etc.…...More

Thank WA2world
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2550 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-276-1422
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