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Red Lobster

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American, Seafood, Canadian
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1595 Merivale Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2G3J4, Canada
+1 613-727-0035
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time at a Red Lobster. Have not been deceived. Staff seemed quite friendly and place was busy. Service was still quick though. Food tasted amazing to us. Would come back again when are in the area.

Thank Hoang Ahn V
Ottawa, Canada
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This popular family restaurant is always a reliable choice. This is the first trip with the calories per selection listed on the menu and I'm one of the fans of this practice. For less than 600 calories, I enjoyed 12 grilled-just-right seasoned shrimp, perfectly cooked broccoli florets and a nice rice side from the "Lighthouse" section of the menu. Service... More 

Thank Susan R
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Red lobster have this awesome lobster fest like thing going on now (not for long though). There are more options for lobster plate than the usual. We started off with a lobster artichoke dip (cheese cream lobster) with nachos. Lobster lovers dream and lobster mix and match (2 lobster tails topped with creamy shrimps and some sea food +veg+side) Food... More 

Thank robcan1
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

My best friend and I always end up here when we are looking to go out to dinner. Love the food and the service from staff.

Thank Traveling_gemini77
Vavuniya, Sri Lanka
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

It is a luxury restaurant with high price range, but definitely you should pay a visit at least once in your life time. Excellent grill work with, taste that makes you salivates always u think about it. Cost is bit higher for a traveller from Sri Lanka, but may be reasonable in that area.

Thank Mathurahan S
Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

The make good food and their friendly manager and staff accommodated us when we arrived a few minutes before closing. They asked us not to rush our meals, assuring us that they were prepared to wait until we had finished eating. Highly recommended!

Thank Trippieboy
Ottawa, Canada
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is a restaurant we visit about 6-8 times per year and the food & service continue to be quite good. In addition to some seasonal menu events such as Shrimp Fest & Lobster Fest, new menu items are added on a regular basis with the only problem being that some of your favourites might disappear. The menu is somewhat... More 

Thank Carson_W995
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940 reviews
385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 290 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Went here for lunch and their lunch menu was very good. They will give you bread/buns with your meal so order accordingly, they are so good. I had the fish and chips, great quality but a little light on the fish. Do not bother with the coffee, it has either been burned or sat on a hotplate too long.

Thank ericon991
Istanbul, Turkey
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Red lobster in Ottawa is one of the good place for the seafood. Everything is always fresh and well cooked. All the waiters was kind and service is very quick.

Thank Can63
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Have tried twice to get into this restaurant. First time we were at prime time so understandable but waiting would interfere with other plans so second time tried to reserve but no reservations unless big group. We live 3 h away but would love to have dinner there. Driving 3 h to wait an hour to get a table is... More 

Thank Marilyn L

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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, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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: 1595 Merivale Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2G3J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-727-0035

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