Red Lobster


Red Lobster LogoRed Lobster is one of the foremost casual-dining seafood restaurants in the United States. The restaurant chain was sold by Darden Restaurants July 2014 to Golden Gate Capital. Red Lobster currently operates as a stand-alone, private company. In fiscal year ending May 2014, the restaurant chain had $2.40 billion in U.S. systemwide sales at its 679 company-owned restaurant locations.

Chain Snapshot

Segment: Casual Dining

Headquarters: San Francisco, Calif.

CEO: Kim Lodrup

Financial Data

Systemwide Sales: $2.40 billion (U.S., FY 2014)

Total Units: 679
(U.S., FY 2014)

Sales Per Unit: $3.53 million (Estimated, FY 2014)

Source: NRN Top 100 report


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