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1732 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2G2P1, Canada
(519) 743-1430
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
good seafood

good place for a family dinner. service was excellent portions were a good size food is very price is not too bad family of 6 cost about $220 including tip.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Don D
Huntsville, Canada
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Huntsville, Canada
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good place for a family dinner. service was excellent portions were a good size food is very price is not too bad family of 6 cost about $220 including tip.

1 Thank Don D
Gore Bay, Canada
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62 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We were on our way to an Oktoberfest venue and immediately changed our minds as we passed this Red Lobster! We were warmly greeted by friendly humourous staff who offered to make our experience better than Oktoberfest. It was! Our waitress was terrific! Food was delicious and perfectly done. My husband had lots of fun with the crab legs in... More 

1 Thank ShannonM4
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

There were 4 of us that went for lunch and all had something different. The place is a little dated but very clean. The hostess was welcoming and we got seated right away, not too busy as we were there about 130pm. The waitress took our drink order right away and brought out their "signature" biscuits. All of us had... More 

1 Thank Laurie P
Waterloo, Canada
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I know for many it is a tradition to go to The Red Lobster after church. For me it was simply my second time there. I was warmly welcomed by the Hostess & shown to a table to wait for my friends. The waitress was stellar. She knew the menu well and made some suggestions as appropriate. She has worked... More 

1 Thank m w
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Took my mom for her birthday on Sunday. Food was cold but the waitress was just awful. She kept rushing us and taking our plates away even though we were not finished...and the restaurant has not busy! Would never go back.

1 Thank Debbie D
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Their food is ok. As with everything, not what it used to be. The most important thing to keep in mind is it is always busy weekends for dinner. They do give you a pager button, so you can sit on 1 of the 2 benches outside or in the bar while you wait. Although with a bunch of people... More 

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149 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I've had good experiences at this restaurant so I was disappointed with my meal yesterday. I was having a fish craving so I picked the Tilapia with roasted vegetables which is cooked in the parchment paper. The tilapia was gummy and flavourless, the rice was the only thing that was seasoned and the failed to include onions on their list... More 

Thank AverageLooksGood
Cambridge, Canada
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

It has been years since we have been back to red lobster due to our dislike of service & food. What a great change, atmosphere is fresh and friendly. Our server was thorough and efficient. Wine was delicious, had the Peller estates Cabernet. I had a trio plate which included lobster pasta , shrimp & salmon! Food was hot &... More 

1 Thank Gail2527
Kitchener Ontario
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This is a very busy restaurant on weekend evenings. If you wish to enjoy the place on a Friday or Saturday evening either come early i.e. 4:30 PM or a couple of hours later. However, you could arrive at 5:30 and hang out in the comfortable bar area until your table is ready. The service here is very friendly and... More 

1 Thank KitchenerNeon
Waterloo, Canada
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I've always wanted to go to a red lobster but for what ever reason never got around to it Until today. It was worth the wait (and the bill) I ordered the bar harbour bake which has mussels, scallops, shrimp & lobster tail over pasta with wine sauce and every piece was cooked to perfection I would def order this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1732 King St E, Kitchener, Ontario N2G2P1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: (519) 743-1430

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood


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

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