We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Red Lobster

2685 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6342
+1 760-433-5623
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood
££ - £££
2685 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6342
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (55)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely standout visit. Crazy busy and yet they squeezed us in at the bar. Great menu, great service from hard-working but decidedly upbeat staff. We both thought it was a remarkably high standard for a chain - and one of us (the local, not the...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We arrived just before 3 pm on a weekday. I ordered fish and chips, wife ordered shrimp. Service by Odyssey (sp?) was good. We both had ice tea, which was kept full. Place was near empty. We were thanked by the receptionist as we left....More

Thank ranles76
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were there to celebrate a birthday with family, six of us. I was very disappointed in how this chain has fallen. This business is very poorly managed. Big crowd in the waiting area and many empty tables there were not bused from the last...More

Thank daleh
Reviewed 2 April 2017

great selection of seafood. love the shrimp. my wife isn't a seafood lover fortunately they have other selections

Thank edheffner46
Reviewed 21 March 2017

For our anniversary, my husband and I went to the Red Lobster because I had been craving lobster for a long time being from the East Coast, where Maine lobster hails from. I selected two lobster tails, one with shrimp topping and one stuffed with...More

Thank TerriPerri
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My friends and I went to this restaurant for lunch and we all were impressed not only by the quality of the food but the service was excellent. I had a very large fish sandwich with french fries, a couple of them had the soup...More

Thank ntflady
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had great service and found this to be an excellent Red Lobster. Accommodations were kindly and unnecessarily made to the bill for a server error. As tourists passing through, we were very happy.

Thank Ontario78
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The only reason that I go to Red Lobster is for the lobster. It is less expensive here than anywhere else. The cheese biscuits are good also, but fattening. They also have other good fish and crab meals, but one must choose carefully in order...More

Thank NickiG555
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here a few days ago. Arrived about 2:00 PM and were seated right away. The lunch crowd had left & the dinner crowd had not arrived yet. We ordered the special shrimp tacos & they were excellent. Also one order of fried clam...More

Thank Rocky R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went there on a Sunday evening the restaurant was somewhat busy. They seated us within 15 minutes. The waitress was quick to take the orders, I ordered the grilled shrimp taco dinner. I asked if anything was spicy due to my ulcer I can...More

Thank Estacee
Nearby Restaurants
Texas Roadhouse
55 reviews
.10 miles away
Ocean Thai Cuisine
43 reviews
.25 miles away
Hooked on Sushi
41 reviews
.19 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Carlsbad Village Farmers' Market
39 reviews
1.81 miles away
Hosp Grove Trails
25 reviews
1.38 miles away
SoCal Sports Complex
5 reviews
1.78 miles away
Holiday Park
12 reviews
1.46 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
harriet m
8 October 2017|
Response from harriet m |
happy hour times ?
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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: 2685 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6342
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-433-5623
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing