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Red Lobster

170 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-5980
+1 518-459-1040
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (19 reviews)
“lobster fest” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
170 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-5980
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Triple berry sangria wasn't very tasty (and contained only 1 kind of berry); they were out of my first choice (i.e. salmon); coconut shrimp were okay (best thing about them is the pina colada dipping sauce.....pity they don't give you enough); tomato-mozz side was not...More

Thank mac4747
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Since we have no Red Lobster in the province of Quebec, we are always excited to visit Albany and have dinner at this location. This time we were served by a very nice gentleman named Nickson. Nickson promptly took our drink order and my Old...More

2  Thank MonyM78
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We arrived about 1:30 on a Thursday afternoon and were seated immediately with my wife requesting a quiet booth. They really accommodate you here, a service that seems to be dying out in other establishments. This is one of the reasons we frequent this restaurant....More

2  Thank David256
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Against my wife's wishes, we went for the crab fest. The lack of passion was immediately noticeable when the hostess left us standing at the front for several minutes? Oh, BTW we arrived shortly after 3PM to a nearly empty restaurant! The crab feast looked...More

Thank MrI-tie
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great seafood variety and oh those biscuits are to die for. Desserts are wonderful too. Great location and reasonably priced. Service was outstanding.

Thank phelmedach
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Had the worst steak I have ever eaten. Rest of the meal was good. But stay away from their meat. The service was extremely slow. I don't understand why they are always busy. Won't ever be back.

1  Thank floatingbarge
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Our family went to Red Lobster to celebrate a birthday. We have been going here for over 20 years and this is the 1st unpleasant experience we've had. Our waiter acknowledged us, 30 minutes went by, NO water- nothing! I finally went to the bar...More

Thank Elle12010
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We hadn't eaten at Red Lobster in several years and hubby wanted to try it again. I was not too enthused about going, but I told him "one more time". Arrived around 5:30 and was seated right away. Server took drink order and came back...More

1  Thank cruisinggrammy
Reviewed 14 June 2017

My wife and I went for a Late lunch ,around 1,30 . The restaurant was very quiet and very few customers. Got seated right away . We were asked if we would like a drink, we ordered drinks and bar tender made them immediately .The...More

1  Thank P E
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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
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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