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Red Lobster

3529 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-2201
+1 540-343-1549
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster fest” (5 reviews)
“crab legs” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3529 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-2201
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't tend to dine in these type of establishments, choosing instead to find the local independent family owned places. The food wasn't bad and the lobster was cooked ok. The menu was so confusing tho.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I've always enjoyed dining at Red Lobster and will continue. The food is always well prepared my favorite being calamari. On this day along with a good friend and coworker we met for lunch. As I stated the food is always and was delicious but,...More

Thank Deidre R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I ordered lobster pizza, chicken taco's and lobster roll with clam chowder, for lunch to go all were bad, one of chicken tacos had no chicken on it, the lobster roll, everything was in the center of the roll not spread out, and the pizza...More

Thank nwnh40
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had a coupon and a gift card to Red Lobster. I ordered the 4 course feast.. I had a cup of clam chowder, a salad, the garlic grilled shrimp and a triple chocolate brownie ala mode for dessert. I was so full I had...More

Thank teachra
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It is hard to believe that they specialize in seafood. I had mussels in wine and garlic which should be pretty easy to do, I found them to be ok at best. I didn't feel I was eating the freshest product. My husband had a...More

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Ok, this is one of those guilty pleasures restaurants that you just have to go to every now and then and get your shrimp or crab fix. We go during the shrimp or crab fest events. You get a basket of cheese biscuits that are...More

Thank TheGoodiesofRke
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food was fantastic, everything you could hope for in a delicious seafood meal. Service was excellent. just couldn't of asked for a better meal.

1  Thank PatriciaSeymour
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We eat here a couple times of year. Only Red Lobster location for a large radius so location can tend to be very packed with an extensive weight especially during peak dinner times 5-7pm. We went tonight on a Friday about 8:05 and were immediately...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Great staff. Great service. Good location. Lobster and shrimp pretty soggy and the new menu (including the lobster and shrimp) was over priced. Not the greatest, but we're trying to lose weight and fish seemed like a good option. Not real happy with it.

1  Thank rbritting
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Just about the only place in Roanoke that has consistently good seafood is Red Lobster. Outside of Roanoke is a different story; but we were here at the time. They have a nice salad and they always set a basket of bread on the table....More

1  Thank D4666TNdanb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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: 3529 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-2201
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-343-1549
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