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Red Lobster

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1951 AMERICAN BLVD WEST, Bloomington, MN 55431-1301
+1 952-888-8102
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Monticello, IL
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265 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been to quite a few Red Lobsters and this one was just as you would expect. I think the food is generally the same no matter where you go - I just expect it to be hot, not overcooked, and taste like I'm expecting it to taste. This Red Lobster satisfied that requirement. One problem I think Red Lobster... More 

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Thank Beachlover1989
Waconia, Minnesota
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I used to love the fresh salad, it used to be a good looking salad, not so much at our last visit. Price's are out of "whack" for the product, still editable but not to the standard of the price increase ($3-$5) per selection. We had two children from another table practically sitting under our booth playing games on mom's... More 

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Thank Chris Z
Watertown, South Dakota
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Very good service Called ahead got right in and served promptly Clean Large servings hindsight we should have shared one meal instead of $80 for 2 meals.

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Thank merpbam
Fargo, North Dakota
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36 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I know it is hard to find help, I understand. But when spending $85, it should be better! Waited half an hour for a seat at 9pm. Waitress was awful. Never filled coffee cup or water glasses. I had to walk to the bar to ask. I ordered Endless Shrimp, and was not offered a second order. I would have... More 

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1 Thank msum_rose
Minneapolis
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170 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The food is probably pretty good but if your server is not attentive, forgetful, or apparently tired of working, it affects your taste level. Your taste level becomes critical, overly sensitive to minor variations in appearance, sauce, temperature or expectation. Our server could not remember any requested service even when she originated the suggested,"would you like any thing else?. The... More 

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Thank duluthharold
Bloomington, Minnesota
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Wow, what a special night. From the greeting when we arrived to the check at the end it was a perfect experience. I'm saving the food part of the review for last. I believe that any meal is a theatrical experience. The first act is the greeting at the door, seating the GUESTS, the server delivering the coup de main... More 

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Thank hpeterpics
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had a steamed lobster tail with veggies and a salad, and all were very good. Good service and a good martini. In a pinch, this is a step above fast food.

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Thank Lisa R
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Hosts were not welcoming. Didn't smile, say hello, ask any questions.. Just handed us a buzzer. We sat down on a booth by the front door and waited for our buzzer to go off. Only took 2 mins and we went back to the host stand. The young woman took our buzzer and yelled a server's name several times before... More 

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Thank SarahJane R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The staff is excellent and shows sign of really good management. The food is consistently good and we've eaten here for many years, without being disappointed. Some of the best servers around - especially for a chain restaurant.

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Thank getlance
Austin, Minnesota
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156 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We like to stop in for a good tasty meal when we are in the area. The place is well taken care of and the staff is all way's friendly and kind. The food is good with lot's to choose from. A good location located just south of the SouthTown Shopping Center.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1951 AMERICAN BLVD WEST, Bloomington, MN 55431-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 952-888-8102

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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?