We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Red Lobster

$$ - $$$Seafood, Asian,
No 287 Galle Road | No 287 Gall Road, Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
+94 77 717 1282
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (21 reviews)
“noodle dish” (2 reviews)
“jumbo prawns” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 3:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
No 287 Galle Road | No 287 Gall Road, Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (406)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eat at this restaurant many times thru the years and liked it. But this time the service was almost non-existens, we asked for an ashtray but did not get one. I couldnt eat all food so i asked for take away and have...More

Thank Asakarlss0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazimg place! Staff is so kind! Portions of food big and so tasty, it is prepared with heart Also it is right next to the beach, so easily after the good exhausting beach, nice food is waiting. And the price is totally affordable Couldn't remember...More

Thank Al_Aliali180
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps we ordered the wrong thing, but not good at all, awful noodle soup, bad chips and packet everything, beers cheap though

Thank Ilovethesun999
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We had the rice & curry and was not disappointed at all. The food arrived quickly, was freshly prepared and very tasty, we could get enough of it. The staff were friendly and helpful and the beer was served nice & cold - perfect :-)...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I’d read reviews of this restaurant so me and my partner went to check it out. We had the garlic and chilli prawns and they were to die for!! So much in fact that my other half ordered a second meal. Great service, good price...More

Thank g w
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Ordered soups with seafood and seafood busker. Soup we couldn’t eat, was send inside, and for sure not fully water as well. The seafood not tasty and not grilled - just boiled some kind...

Thank Andrey Y
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

A friend and I just walked in off the street at 7pm and it was SO busy. The service was fast but like most of SriLanka the food didn’t arrive for 40 minutes. We had the “seafruit platter” to share. It was well cooked and...More

Thank leezab86
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Ice cold beer in a frozen glass! Oysters and lobsters in big aquariums. Decent lobster Chinese style. Shark stake way stinky as, I guess, they did not marinate it properly (may be just cooked from a fresh piece). All soaked too much in ketchup-based souce......More

Thank Gleb I
Reviewed 15 December 2017

DO NOT ORDER EUROPEAN FOOD THERE. Like in the majority of places in Sri Lanka, they just cannot do international cuisine. I attached a picture of pepperoni pizza they made for me. Just look at it. So that you could get a better understanding of...More

Thank Akamarple
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great cheap feed here one night. Probably the coldest beer we found in the country. Great spot to get a lobster fix.

Thank Chris B
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 hotels in Hikkaduwa
Coral Rock by Bansei
412 reviews
.05 km away
Ayurveda Centrum Lawrence Hill Paradise
13 reviews
.13 km away
Coral Sands Hotel
763 reviews
.23 km away
Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon
1,863 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Get Fresh
224 reviews
.03 km away
Nordic House Luxury Burgers
894 reviews
.45 km away
Cool Spot
676 reviews
.31 km away
J.L.H. Restaurant
633 reviews
.46 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hikkaduwa Beach
1,725 reviews
.18 km away
Coral Sanctuary
156 reviews
.15 km away
Hikkaduwa Harbour
50 reviews
.82 km away
Yala Safaris - Private Tours
235 reviews
.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Bob K
5 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from lakshmanisaac | Reviewed this property |
it is not the chain
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 287 Galle Road | No 287 Gall Road, Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Hikkaduwa
  • Phone Number: +94 77 717 1282
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing