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Red Lobster

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1595 Merivale Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2G3J4, Canada
+1 613-727-0035
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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853 reviews
354 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 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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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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 18 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
Ottawa, Canada
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272 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 367 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My wife wanted to go out and she wanted seafood, so we took a chance and came to this location. We were very pleasantly surprised by both the food and the service! It was a Wednesday night; probably around 5:30, and we were seated immediately. Our server was very pleasant and helpful. My wife ordered the snow crab legs; they... More 

Thank VACanuck
Kemptville, Canada
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Late supper with my wife. Shrimp fest was the special at the time. The service was very good and the food was excellent. Restaurant was busy but that did not seem to slow them down. Was very satisfied

Thank Dwain T
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I went to this red lobster restaurant with other five friends. The salt level in each dish is too much and no other flavor but salty! We keep drinking water when we were eating and even after when we went back home. Anyway, the taste is bad and very unhealthy dining experience. Will never never go back again...

1 Thank ren t
Kingston, Canada
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Rotten lettuce leaves in salad, Gritty scallops and lower quality service will be enough to have repeated clientele back at this Red Lobster. Although the restaurant was only 30% of it's capacity (approximately 7.40pm on OCT 14), it took almost 1/2 hour for the table. Waiters didn't show up for refill/offered condiments.

1 Thank sianjag

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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: 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?