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Red Lobster

170 Wolf Rd., Colonie, NY 12205-5980
+1 518-459-1040
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (12 reviews)
“shrimp” (20 reviews)
“wild rice” (2 reviews)
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170 Wolf Rd., Colonie, NY 12205-5980
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am VERY disappointed with your staff and how things were handled for Valentine's dinner... I made a wait list reservation online. I went online around 1:45pm to set it up for approximately 6:30pm for 4 people. There was NO indication anywhere on your site...More

Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The server Charles who waited on us was fantastic. Our hands were so cold coming in from the great winter weather in Albany. Charles brought us two steaming hot cups of water to use just to warm our hands. His service was excellent! He went...More

Thank 447lwilson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time eating at a Red Lobster restaurant. Overall my experience was average. Service was friendly and quick, but the food was average and very salty. Red Lobster certainly will not be put on my list of go-to chain restaurants.

Thank AM2844
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner with my husband. I ordered the lobster Mac and cheese. Many restaurants give you this huge plate of Mac and then sprinkle the top with a few measly pieces of lobster. This was not the case though. There were huge chunks...More

1  Thank NY_Dog_Mama
Reviewed 31 December 2017

On a Saturday afternoon the restaurant wasn't very crowded and we were seated within a minute or two. Our server Evania was very friendly and effecient from the moment we sat down. We ordered drinks, appetizers and entrees, including a children's meal. She asked how...More

Thank disneyguy333
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We met friends for dinner at Red Lobster the other night. We had not been to a Red Lobster in 5 or 6 years. We had the lobster salmon special and the swordfish special. Both were very good. Our server was excellent. We really liked...More

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We try Red Lobster whenever the bad memories dissipate. This visit jogged our memories. Wife tried the 4 course special with the Shrimp linguine Alfredo. Clam chowder was nothing special. The entree was acceptable. But the triple chocolate brownie desert was an embarrassment. It looked...More

Thank John I
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner since we wanted a familiar restaurant to eat at. Service was fast & friendly. I had Shrimp Scampi which was very good and my husband had the snow crabs which he enjoyed. Very clean and our food was no better or...More

Thank Louisianagirl51
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Our waiter Joel was wonderful. The food did not blow us away. It did not live up to the way it is advertised. We do not have a Red Lobster where we live but see commercials all the time. So disappointing.

Thank tishlangdon
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a well-managed franchise and they deliver the signature Red Lobster experience with excellence. This is also a huge restaurant and yet the service is lavish; the servers are fully available for every need.

Thank David S
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Barbara P
19 February 2018|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
Not that I saw on the menu. Of course I wasn't looking for that item. You can go on-line to see their menu to look for that item to be sure (or if you don't see lobster tacos listed, to know they don't offer them).
11 May 2017|
Response from Scott H | Reviewed this property |
not even a real question brah
Doris S
7 March 2017|
Response from Simplyshawn | Reviewed this property |
Portions are smaller but so are the prices. Wish I could tell you more -- their lunch menu might be online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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: 170 Wolf Rd., Colonie, NY 12205-5980
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Colonie
  • Phone Number: +1 518-459-1040
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