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Red Lobster

72291 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260-2744
+1 760-674-5890
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“lobster” (25 reviews)
“caesar salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
72291 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260-2744
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to the Red Lobster because the wait at the nearby Olive Garden (also owned by Darden) was much longer. The restaurant was a bit on the dimly lit side but the service was OK. The salmon was a little better than average, but...More

Thank geotech522
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Living in Canada, we see all ads about Red Lobster, food looks great and could not wait to try. Very disappointed, service was great place was clean but food poor.

Thank Betty H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

-had the crab legs-lost appetite when found couple legs at the bottom of the dish had what looked like open sores- disgusting.They offered to replace them but my appetite was lost. Then I was insulted further with my bill-when I complained the waitress went back...More

Thank box534
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Our meal for a family of three was a little pricey, but the quality and portion size was excellent. Always find the service over and above here.

Thank westvaner
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Just had lunch... Steak and turf, with a nice glass of Malbec. I have to say it was one of the best meals I've had in a long time. We eat at a lot of nice restaurants worldwide also take lots of cruises, so go...More

Thank Lionel P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Ordered from the regular menu and the lobster tails were the right size! Aaahhh! So often you end up with a shrimp but these were as expected! Delicious veg and lobster mash...could be better but for the price overall great value!

Thank joolz04
Reviewed 28 February 2017

A rainy Monday brought us to this facility. Greeted with "the kitchen is backed up so no seating"> Went to the bar where Courtney took us under her wing and provided good food & service. Chef came out to inform us wedge salad was not...More

1  Thank Dick292
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Food is good but never got my water refilled. Then had to ask twice for the biscuits that come complimentary. Only second time at a Red Lobster and didn't realize the food was on the expensive side. Fish and chips was good and not badly...More

Thank Awolsmith
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I spent $31 on a trio of fried shrimp, shrimp linguini and grilled shrimp. Salad was very cold, old and limp, brussels sprouts were not fresh and were burnt and dry. Shrimp dish tasted like factory food. Decor is dated and worn out looking. Not...More

Thank TorontoSandee
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We arrived at 6pm on a busy Saturday evening and waited 20 minutes to be seated which is not unreasonable. Therefor reservations are recommended to avoid wait time. Once at our table our drinks order was taken promptly and our salads followed a few minutes...More

Thank David B
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Do you take reservations
27 February 2016|
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Do they take reservations
27 February 2016|
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Are you open today, Thanksgiving Day ???
27 November 2015|
Response from petitedesertdweller |
No, they are closed on Thanksgiving so that employees may be with their families.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, 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: 72291 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA 92260-2744
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-674-5890