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170 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-5980
+1 518-459-1040
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Schuylerville, New York
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My apologies to Red Lobster, and particularly, our server Leslie. I apparently gave my visit a 1, instead of a 5. BAD mistake! I had a splendid dinner with my family, and I do NOT want you to get a bad rap on this one. I went to Red Lobster on Wolf Rd. with my 2 sons, daughter-in-law, youngest son's... More 

Thank Aaron J
Level Contributor
79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

The food and service here was, I thought, as good as I have experienced in Red Lobsters across America. We were on vacation from Scotland and thoroughly enjoyed what we had and the service which was provided

Thank Malcolm-scot
Albany, NY
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173 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Last night, after a horrendous visit to the Olive Garden located next door, we dined here for dinner. We have been here before. But it was so refreshing and appreciated to have friendly and professional staff greet us and serve us. There appeared to be plenty of staff working. Our waitress was Kathleen and she was excellent. Even though it... More 

Thank Elwebby
Troy, New York
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

This place is hit or miss. When it is good, it is really good. When it is bad, it is really bad. This visit was the latter. Air conditioning barely worked and the food took forever to come out. Step it up please!

1 Thank rg21361
Schenectady, New York
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Went here with my daughter and a girlfriend and Loved our food, our waitress the whole experience ! We were seated fairly quickly ( considering this place always has a wait time) our waitress was so quick, friendly, attentive all around Great ! The food was Amazing ! Had Crab Legs & shrimp scampi. Oh my goodness that's all just... More 

1 Thank chippysmom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I went this past weekend for dinner and omgggg, delicious. . Seated right away, peach iced tea was great, biscuits always yummy. . Started of South a cup of the lobster bisque and it was soooo good. . So creamy and delicious. . We both got the crab cakes with salmon with different sides and it was perfect.... More 

1 Thank Liz K
Windhoek, Namibia
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218 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We were looking for a restaurant that was near our hotel. The restaurant was full and they gave us a table back near the bathroom and this seemed to be our waiters only booth in that area. The guy was friendly enough but he didn't seem to familiar with the menu and it took him forever to bring anything. I... More 

1 Thank B G
Winchester, Kentucky
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Red lobster was in walking distance of our hotel and the food is always consistent. We knew we would get a good meal and were not disappointed

1 Thank lindabU9337QZ
Cairo, New York
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Had lunch with a friend. We were seated right away and the waitress was very attentive during our lunch. The food was average. I had a salad and shrimp. The shrimp could have been larger and I would have liked them grilled a little more. They tasted very good though. I was very satisfied with the size of the salad.... More 

1 Thank 7sandybeach62
Wayne County, NY
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

I was looking for supper within walking distance of my hotel room. It was this or Dunkin Donuts. Most of my order at least matched the level of mediocrity I remembered from previous visits to other Red Lobsters. They are keeping the place clean. You could do worse. Get in your car and drive a half mile, and you can... More 

Thank Barit0ne

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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: 170 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-5980
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Colonie
  • Phone Number: +1 518-459-1040

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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?