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Red Lobster

3838 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1095
+1 515-226-2150
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lobster fest” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
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3838 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1095
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

We stopped for lunch as we were in the area. We were taken to our table as soon as we walked in, the staff was very inviting. Our server talked with us about the menu, explaining it to us. The salad and hot bread were...More

Thank doty42
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

While lobster fest is nice, we like a bit of all, ultimate feast has lobster tail, crab legs, and two shrimp types. We’ve been going here since opened new 20 years ago and even the prior space, when we visit the area. Ultimate service this...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Wanted to try the lobster roll and lobster Mac n cheese. Bad mistake. They were both terrible. After eating a good lobster Mac n cheese in Florida this one was no competition. Lobster roll was just some bread with s little butter and pieces of...More

Thank cealex50
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Was there for lunch with a friend. Decide to order the Petite Lobster Roll and Lobster Bisque soup to be served together. The people of Maine would of been embarrassed, this was even called a lobster roll. The bun was smaller than my hand, I...More

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I have to rave about the service we received from Ipo. She was incredible at answering questions, suggesting items on the menu and just her attitude and demeanor. She’s very good at what she does. In addition to her great service, the food was incredible....More

Thank Brittany D
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Okay, you can always go down to the river and throw a line in to grab a decent meal, right? Sure, but why bother getting all grubby when you can get any kind of tasty fish server up on a platter with a positive, friendly...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Alexandra was our waitress! She was very good and friendly! The Dinner was a little slow but they were very busy. Grandson ordered the shrimp unlimited shrimp . They only bring out 5 grilled and 5 Mediterranean shrimp at a time. It took a long...More

Thank Tricia R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My granddaughter, her husband, my great grandson and l went here for a nice family dinner. We were seated immediately, but It took a while before the server came to our table. She took drink orders and we finally got the drinks we ordered a...More

Thank conniemcbee
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Wild caught salmon is the way to go! Get the dinner portion! It is enough salmon to split with two people! Add the sesame ginger glaze and have your salmon grilled. Broccoli and bake potato are the way to go for side options! Salad is...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying overnight in West DesMoines as we were passing through, and decided to have dinner here. Although the restaurant was busy, we were greeted with a friendly staff and the wait was only about ten minutes. Our waitress, Trish, was professional and attentive....More

Thank charms1951
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1 January 2017|
Response from AmanaSH | Reviewed this property |
because they want you to come in and then they can experience of dining which you wouldn't get sitting at home in your dark place
1 January 2017|
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Response from AmanaSH | Reviewed this property |
Because they want you to come in for the experience
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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: 3838 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1095
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-226-2150
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