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Red Lobster

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503 E Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035-7704
+1 408-942-0781
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Limerick, Ireland
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We had dinner here last night, server was friendly and helpful, good selection of seafood and steak, the portions were quite large and i couldn't finish my admiral's platter, we also had our bread/biscuits replenished without asking same with the lemonade and cokes which was nice I had an extra side of brussel sprouts which were excellent. Altogether a very... More 

Thank rudithedog2016
San Jose, CA
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86 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Mid-week date night. I have to admit I've forgotten what I ate as my entrée so I'm going to say it was not 'great' since it doesn't stick out in my memory weeks later, but I did have the scallops on the skewers that were appropriately cooked for appetizer. The biscuits are salty buttery bomb goodness as usual. Wedge salad... More 

Thank munge
Fremont, California
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5,099 reviews
1,502 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,442 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We went to Red Lobster on a Friday night, For drinks, we ordered a mojito and a beer. For dinner, we decided to share 3 appetizers and also ordered corn on the cob. We had their coconut shrimp, mussels, and their lobster and Langostino pizza. Food was tasty and filling. Service was good.

Thank mini
San Jose, California
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403 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

This Red Lobster was remodeled about a year ago, so the inside décor is nice, they also have a small bar area for meeting friends and/or appetizers. If you enjoy seafood then Red Lobster is probably the best "Chain" restaurant to go to. They have a nice menu selection, and a full bar. They typically are running some type of... More 

Thank Rod B
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Red Lobster seems to be a restaurant that you can always count on for good food, and a friendly staff. When we visited this restaurant, they were slow. The waiter that took care of us was very attentive. The food arrived, it was hot and delicious!

Thank garyn436
Lone Butte, Canada
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

I was very strange to have to walk all the way around the building from the parking lot to enter the restaurant. Once inside we were seated quickly and asked for our drink order. I ordered the garlic shrimp plate $17.00 and was disappointed by the inability to actually taste the garlic. There were a couple of birthdays that night... More 

Thank pinehillsjane
Yerington, Nevada
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132 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We had a $50 gift card from Christmas. I had a wonderful 1.25 pound stuffed Maine Lobster, $34. Hubby had yummy shrimp tacos. We shared a cookie lava dessert. Friendly staff, easy parking. They advertise 7 different lunch option for $7.99, but we didn't try any of those. Will return.

Thank Charlene L
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

food was bland, service was non-existent. I went to dinner early and alone, I expected quick service at that hour, the restaurant was certainly slow enough that they could have provided it, but the waitresses didn't seem interested in serving, or taking orders, or checking on guests. Food took a long time, and when it did come it lacked flavor

Thank Darrell P
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113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

The food options are many and food is good, service staff are friendly and helpful. Am sure the freshness of the seafood can be improved on and so should the portion of crab legs

Thank Bhavesh M
Ottawa, Canada
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Delicious shrimp cocktail! Shrimps were fresh and crispy! Restaurant was clean, service was quick and friendly! Lots of variety on the menu and prices were not overly expensive for what you get! I will definitely be back again!

Thank Beanie R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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: 503 E Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035-7704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Milpitas
  • Phone Number: +1 408-942-0781

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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?