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Red Lobster

2696 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
+1 217-529-6900
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“king crab” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2696 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Red Lobster just isn't what it was. The concept hasn't changed much, nor have the free cheesy biscuits, but the food is less appealing. Maybe this is to address costs, and maybe simply to change with the times. But I long for a plate of...More

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The waitress was friendly though not quick to fill our drinks. My wife and I both had the 4 for $16.99. I had a regular salad and lobster bisque (up charge). My wife had the potato soup and Caesar salad. Both soups were good, both...More

Thank Dwkerux
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Decided to try a Red Lobster after may years. Expected to wait and we did but for only about 15 minutes. Once we sat down waiter greeted us and got us waters and eventually drinks..so far so good. Then we ordered. We got our soup...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I stopped while driving from St Louis to Chicago. If you are headed north on I-55, exit when you see the power plant. If you stay on the highway, you'll see the sign as you drive past it! When I arrived I was seated promptly....More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times and the food and drinks are always delicious. Everytime my family and I come though they always seem way understaffed. We had an awesome waitress and she was busting her butt between 8 tables for 2 hours. She was...More

Thank Dasha S
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Red Lobster for my parents wedding anniversary (which happened to fall on Fathers Day this year) and like every other visit, they took great care of us! We typically choose to eat here for all of our important events because we know we...More

Thank Trips4Me83
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Red Lobster was close to our hotel so we took advantage of that convenience. The food was ok and the waitress was very good. I had the shrimp and salmon and my husband had a combination platter with scallops. The area seemed clean and was...More

Thank 1,213,824
Reviewed 9 June 2017

America is eating healthier these days. Which is a good thing because since suffering was was described as an "acute heart attack" in 2003, I have prescribed to a more fish/less meat diet. Which means whenever I have the opportunity, especially during our travels across...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here with our extended family a few days ago. We had a wonderful experience! Everyone enjoyed their meals and our server was excellent. She was very helpful with our menu selection. The manager, Bob, even came by our table and showed my niece...More

Thank Trips4Me83
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Alicia was my waitress and she did an excellent job guiding me to a great choice. She was also very friendly and helpful. I had the rock lobster tail and a split Maine lobster tail with a lobster-and-shrimp linguini Alfredo. It came with yummy cheddar...More

Thank tmf7150
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9 February 2015|
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Response from Trips4Me83 | Reviewed this property |
I called last night and asked this same question about a large birthday party celebration that we're planning soon. Management told me that they DO accept reservations! :) That makes planning a dinner party of 18 very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2696 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703-4506
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-529-6900
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