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Red Lobster

4505 Martin Way E, Olympia, WA 98516-5364
+1 360-493-0393
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (15 reviews)
“crab legs” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4505 Martin Way E, Olympia, WA 98516-5364
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did not really want to go to Red Lobster, I got talked into it…………so I went. Well the staff was great and the menu looked good but I had heard and read lots of bad stories about the Red Lobster chain. Well I am...More

Thank mebyrne57
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It's lobster fest, that's not why we went but hey why not have lobster? So much food, unbeatable! We live the cheese biscuits they give you, I swear I could make a meal from those alone. If your on a budget and want lots of...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We visited the Red Lobster for the first time in over five years. We were shocked at the prices, especially considering the fairly bland chain food. I had the baked sole with crabmeat, and found it almost tasteless. My husband's coconut shrimp were very good...More

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

One would think that a restaurant with Lobster in their name would have outstanding lobster but it was not great at all. Lobster tail meat was all discoloured and undercooked. Our server was good but all the other female servers were indifferent and hostile like...More

Thank JamiShel
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I met friends here for lunch. I had eaten here years ago and found it disappointing now. The waitress we had was friendly and efficient. For me, too much of the menu is fried or greasy. It's difficult to find something fresh to eat that...More

Thank bczican
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We recently visited this Red Lobster, looking forward to another great meal and good service. I'm afraid that the quality here has gone downhill substantially -- the food was so-so, and the service wasn't great. Not a big deal for us as we only go...More

Thank oldmcdonald
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Went there just in time for dinner rush, but they had us seated within 15 mins, had our drinks ordered shortly thereafter. I ordered all you can eat shrimp, they kept them coming before plate was empty, all was very tasty!

Thank j-man1970
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had a party of 12 dining here to witness their pleasant reception though a bit slow to have the tables ready. Its well located while we stayed at the Ramada across the road with no need to bother driving over. Its entrees are typical...More

Thank yyzvoyageur
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We(husband and wife) have visited the Red Lobster in Lacey at least a dozen times over the past 15 years. This visit was a shocker. What started as a "lets have Lobster" which is something we do once a year, soon went downhill. First the...More

1  Thank 846curtisr
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Came here on a Friday for an anniversary dinner. We were told it was about a 20 min wait for a table so I left the hostess my name. We went to the bar to have a drink to kill time. When our table was...More

Thank Poker_Ninja_206
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Subject: An inquiry from a TripAdvisor user Hello. We are planning to visit your restaurant soon. We wanted to find out if you have any menu items that a family member could eat. The family member has the following food allergies: gluten, corn, soy, and peanut. We would appreciate this information. Thank you.
22 August 2015|
Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no knowledge of food allergies.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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: 4505 Martin Way E, Olympia, WA 98516-5364
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-493-0393
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