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Red Lobster

1331 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-1003
+1 941-625-7745
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Seafood
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1331 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-1003
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Since I live at least 1/2 hour away, I don't frequent this place too often, but when they offer ALL YOU CAN EAT SHRIMP for $17.99 I cannot resist and am happy to make the drive. We had to ask our server Kristen twice for...More

4  Thank mamamia70
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I have always enjoyed my food at this restaurant, but on my last visit everything was a disaster.My fillet had a strange taste,and the broccoli had brown bits on the cut ends.I ordered a loaded baked potato, and there was a scoop of mashed potatoes...More

Thank Kas B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We arrived soon after the restaurant opened at 11 am on a Sunday so it was very empty. Our server, Ryan, was very friendly and very efficient. I enjoyed my Broiled Flounder dinner which is light but filling. Menu is somewhat confusing when it says...More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Lately I have been visiting local eateries looking for the best Lobster Bisque. I have gotten 2 to-go orders from Red Lobster in as many months and have not been disappointed as far as flavor and consistency. My only regret would be the amount of...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We enjoy and great meal here every time we visit. The menu selections are excellent. The waiters and waitresses are always there if needed. Try the shrimp scampi...it is the best!

Thank muffoz
Reviewed 22 May 2018

My husband took me here the night before Mother's Day to avoid the Sunday crowds. It was very busy but got seated in 5 min. We had the sweetest, most accommodating server. She was a delight and made the night even more special. I wish...More

Thank Lynne S
Clawde L, Owner at Red Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hi, Lynne S. Thank you for the feedback, and giving the Port Charlotte Red Lobster a 5 star rating. We will forward your comments to our team, and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This is a chain restaurant, which, to me, means that you get just what you expect. It’s not fantastic, but it’s perfectly adequate. Our only complaint was with the server who couldn’t understand our drink order. The order wasn’t terribly unique -dry Beefeater martini straight...More

Thank GoFishGirl
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We went on a Saturday night around 6 pm. There was a small wait, which was no big deal. Staff was nice and friendly. Now, let's start with the wait service. Server was very nice, but forgetful. Had to ask several times for items like...More

Thank mikemangers
Reviewed 10 March 2018

There was an hour wait to get into the Longhorn Steakhouse so we went next door to the red lobster. I had the 7 oz sirloin, sweet potato, green beans and garden salad. The meal was very good. Service was fast and friendly. I had...More

Thank Gary610
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped in after errands. Place was busy but we managed to be seated. We both ordered seafood entres which came with salad and cheddar biscuits. Our meals were properly cooked and tasted fine. Our waitress was prompt and very attentive. This was a good...More

Thank 579deborahc
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12 March 2017|
Response from Buccaboo |
Add on....that is March 14th...at the Port Charlotte, fl. RED Lobster. Thank you....
12 February 2016|
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Response from ComposerM | Reviewed this property |
Best to call them firect✔️It's bound to b busy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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: 1331 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-1003
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Port Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 941-625-7745
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