Red Lobster is an American casual dining restaurant chain that is owned and operated by Darden Restaurants, Inc., headquartered in Orlando, Florida. The company also has operations in Canada, the United Arab Emirates, and Japan. As of May 29, 2011, there are 698 Red Lobster locations worldwide.

Red Lobster was founded in 1968 by entrepreneurs Bill Darden and Charley Woodsby. Originally billed as a "Harbor for Seafood Lovers", the first restaurant in Lakeland, Florida, was followed by several others throughout the southeast. In 1970, General Mills acquired Red Lobster as a five-unit company. With new backing, the chain expanded rapidly in the 1980s.




Red Lobster's Crabfest

Red Lobster's latest marketing promotion to entice you into their restaurants is the Crabfest which is only available for a limited time.  This site will discuss the menu items and offer Red Lobster copycat recipes.

Crab Lover's Trio

This dish contains seafood and crab stuffed shrimp in a lobster butter sauce with one half pound each of steamed king and snow crab legs.

Snow Crab and Shrimp

In this dish you get one pound of steamed snow crab legs with your choice of hand breaded shrimp or garlic shrimp scampi.

Garlic Crab and Shrimp Pasta

This dish is a seafood linguini alfredo with crab meat and shrimp over a bed of linguini tossed in a garlic parmesan cream sauce topped with diced tomatoes.

Crab Crusted Tilapia

This dish contains fresh tilapia which has been topped with a blend of crab meat, parmesan cheese and breadcrumbs and then baked until crispy and golden brown.

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