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Red Lobster

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1951 AMERICAN BLVD WEST, Bloomington, MN 55431-1301
+1 952-888-8102
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Watertown, South Dakota
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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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32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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Minneapolis
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167 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 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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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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
4 of 5 bubbles 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
4 of 5 bubbles 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
5 of 5 bubbles 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 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank FLYTOANYWHERE
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner. From a friendly Hostess to a top of the line server. Hillary was one of the best servers that has ever waited on us. The hot garlic biscuits to sale to the delicious shrimp trio ! Highly recommend eating here and ask for Hillary! You'll be glad you did !

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Thank DavidACoffey
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583 reviews
421 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Got the new crab meal with salmon, it was a good value and tasty meal but way too salty and greasy... Staff was ok, but you feel that it's more a business affair than passion....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
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, Kids, Child-friendly, 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?