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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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103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 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 10 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 

Thank LindaB636
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121 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 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?

Thank Ruth F
Juneau, Alaska
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207 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 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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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 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 35 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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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This place never disappoints. Sometimes there is a 10-15min wait to be seated when the place is nearly empty. Once at the table, service is good and your drinks are refilled quickly and you can always get more of the yummy biscuits. Clam chowder is great - especially when you crumble the biscuits in it. YUM!

Thank Elaine P
Grants Pass, Oregon
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138 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We will return here when we are in the area. Great waitress named Jasmine V cared for us. As grandparents we showed her our grand babies pictures and she shared her daughters pictures with us. Very personable young lady, ask for her. We had a gift card to use so here we were. I am not a fish lover but... More 

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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I went here for lunch yesterday. I ordered the breaded fish and chips and I was pleasantly surprised! I thought it would be the typical "fish sticks" but nope! It was one long portion of fish! Sooooooo yummy! Highly recommend :) p.s. great customer service!

Thank courtney233
Rockford, Wa
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The prices are a bit spendy for the amount of meat you get. The drinks were made with very cheap product. I ordered a strawberry lemonade. I could of gotten the same thing from Walmart.

Thank lthomas1012

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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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?