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The Red Lobster

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521 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-4731
+1 503-375-3411
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Salem, Oregon
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK everybody knows the Red Lobster has those great biscuits but my wife and I had an early meal this afternoon and we were blown away with the high guality of service. Food is really done well, but it is easy to see that this food chain has focused it's energy on customer service. Super friendly service was followed with... More 

Thank BlackTruffle
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always get great food and great service. The chowder and biscuits are the best. Then there is the seafood. What more can I say. Always yummy!

Thank Elaine P
Salem, Oregon
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

They have great food, you get your money's worth. If you are a seafood lover then this is the place for you, they also make a good steak!

Thank Tandy G
Lincoln City, Oregon
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

My family decided to take my mother-in-law here for her birthday because she loves lobster and other various seafood. Our group was 6 adults and 2 children. For a place like Red Lobster and the prices of everything on the menu, I would have expected a lot better service than was provided. We had one waitress, on a day that... More 

Thank Stacy G
Salem, Oregon
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112 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We came in to the restaurant because we lost power at home. We had just turned the oven on to start dinner. We called the power company and then decided to go find dinner as we were both hungry. Quickly decided on this place as we had not been for a few weeks. Abbi was our server and she was... More 

Thank Doreen V
Hillsboro, Oregon
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I met friends here for lunch and I did not expect such generous portions! I had the Admiral's Feast which was superb and I actually took home half of it for dinner! The service was excellent and we enjoyed our 4-hour visit and the friendly ambience of the restaurant. They were more than happy to have us and we will... More 

1 Thank LindaB636
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121 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The waitress was very nice the hostess was lacking and she want to tell you who your waitress was and that she walked away said it's off lease you couldn't understand her. The food was flavorful and prompt service to however as you can see from the photo how clean does their dishwasher get the dishes?

1 Thank Ruth F
Juneau, Alaska
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257 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Went with Mom & Brother for an early supper around 4:45pm. While we were early we were asked to wait about 20 minutes until more staff came in for their shift. Our server Shayla was extremely friendly and efficient, juggling multiple tables at the same time. It was unlimited shrimp week at Red Lobster and I recommend getting the spicy... More 

Thank akbuddie
Sheridan, Oregon
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63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Red Lobster is a classic. The location in Salem Oregon is no exception. The good food you expect, with impeccable service. My wife and I visited on a very busy Friday. The staff had us seated quickly. We ordered as soon as we made our dinner choices. The courses came as soon as we finished the previous. Felt a little... More 

Thank Casey M
Salem, Oregon
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91 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We went to the Red Lobster here in Salem on Sunday evening. We thought we would go real early (4:30 PM) and beat the Dinner rush. We were wrong, when we pulled up there were people waiting outside. So instead of waiting 20 - 30 minutes we decided to eat at the bar. Our server/bartender's name was Tara. What a... More 

1 Thank Rodney C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 521 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-4731
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-375-3411

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?