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Red Lobster

) #653 of 1,832 Restaurants in San Jose ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood
5343 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118-3603
+1 408-266-9275
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Seafood
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5343 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118-3603
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went last second hoping for a delicious plentiful meal. The staff are quite nice and courteous. The daiquiri and colada menu is very enticing but the serving is way too small for the price. I ordered the bar harbor lobster bake that looked good on...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 12 October 2016

My family and I go to this restaurant about twice a week, and The seafood is just amazing nicely and my favorite dish would be the grilled salmon! highly recommend!

Thank Yolanda L
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I'm a big fan of the endless shrimp promotion and have always enjoyed going on my birthday but this year received poor service even on a Monday evening. The hostess tried to seat me right next to the kitchen, the waitress disappeared for a long...More

Thank joelsmith01
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We expected on a slow Tuesday night that service would be pretty good but clearly the management wasn't staffing well enough. The meal was average, and the amount we paid for king crab was excessive for the amount it cost. We were given a free...More

Thank Claire R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A friend and I come here specifically for the Parrot Bay Coconut Shrimp. We've eaten coconut shrimp from Key West to Maui, and we still prefer Red Lobster's. Service seemed slow which is the only reason I didn't give it an Excellent rating. The restaurant...More

Thank NapiliR
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a very average place. The staff is fine but the food is not very good. Just a fried stuff that starts out pretty mediocre and it just gets worse from there.

Thank Patrick_J_Lane
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went for a dinner date last night and we chose Red Lobster. The food we ordered was great as my wife is a seafood lover. Biscuits served were superb,very warm and yummy. However we were disappointed that we were charged for...More

Thank Randysanjose_Cailf
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Conveniently located in the same shopping center as Costco and TJ Maxx, this is a great choice for lunch. The lunch special is great for 2 people to share with the addition of an appetizer. Coconut shrimp are the best I've had anywhere, and I've...More

Thank NapiliR
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We live in the and come here a few times a year. If you are in the mood for seafood this is the place to go. Lots of restaurants have some seafood, but if you are going to visit multiple times you end up eating...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We wanted to go Boiling Crab but heard about the 2-4 hour queue and decided to go Red Lobster instead. We were there before 7 so there isn't any queue. The food were generally ok. Love the Maine lobsters. Lots of options to choose we...More

Thank sengkangboy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, 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: 5343 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118-3603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-266-9275
  • E-mail