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Red Lobster

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1280 Highway 14 SW, Rochester, MN 55902-2188
+1 507-288-0688
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Faribault, Minnesota
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was out to lunch with my sister for the first time in a while. We were greeted very graciously. Once we were seated our waiter came to the table. His name is Willie. I could say in all of the dining that I have done in my lifetime this man is definitely one of the most professional waiters I have... More 

Thank 40plusandtraveling
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125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Good clean and well staffed! Good food service was very good and clean bathrooms! Easy parking! Reasonable!

Thank Mike D
Rochester, Minnesota
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We shared a ultimate feast and it was enough for the two of us. Food was great, service outstanding. We giving each other gift certificates and then go out together to Red Lobster. Pretty good idea for a 12 year old.

Thank Ferdinand R
Eyota, Minnesota
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was here during a busy lunch time. It was a little slow getting seated but service was quick and food was good.

Thank connor1948
Milwaukie, Oregon
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Good food, great cheddar biscuits. Server was very responsive, overall a fine dinner. Entrees generous, recommend coconut shrimp.

Thank Falleur
Spring Hill
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

my brother and I went there in March and it was ok - servers were nice and the food was good --- took a little long to get our food but we were not in a hurry -- so if you are not in a hurry and you like Red Lobster then it's an ok place to eat

Thank 43deborahb
Dubuque, Iowa
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I have never been wrong with Red Lobster and the one in Rochester was great. It was a busy saturday night but we had a drink at the bar (highly recommend the Long Island Ice Tea) and a table was open very quickly. Our waiter was handsome and our food was great. What isn't to love?!

Thank Henrysmom0614
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145 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The food and drink here is dependably good. Our server was responsive even though he was quite busy. Restrooms are poorly designed and need more frequent cleaning. Overall, good place for dependable flavors.

Thank Travel R
Mosinee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We went here for dinner during our stay. We arrived about 6:30 on Sunday night. Even though only about half of the place was occupied we had a 15 minute wait for a table. Our server was a little rushed but tried to get to us as fast as she could. We inquired about specials but decided on the admirals... More 

Thank FayLynette
Galena, Missouri
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Red Lobster, located now at Apache Mall, is more mainstream and less jacket and tie than its earlier form. Our service was superb, which added to a great special early evening out on the town. They have taken the pork chops off the menu which was always my favorite entree, but the items that remain are rich and tasty. There... More 

Thank James S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
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: 1280 Highway 14 SW, Rochester, MN 55902-2188
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-288-0688

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