Red Lantern CT

4.4
751 reviews
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$30 and under
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Asian
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Red Lantern is unlike anything Foxwoods has ever seen before. With a capacity of 225 people, Red Lantern is modeled after its sister property in Boston, and features a redesigned open kitchen, full sushi counter and lounge area. Once again designed by the award-winning Peter Niemitz, the space also features 66 lanterns hanging overhead with the entrance marked by oversized, red ceremonial doors. Featuring a large leather, wraparound couch, high-back red club chairs, black tufted club chairs and acupuncture lamp statues throughout, Red Lantern Connecticut has the same feel so many have fallen in love with, in its Boston counterpart.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Asian, Pan-Asian
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Hours of operation
Kitchen Hours: 5:30pm-9:30pm Sun, Mon, Weds, & Thurs. 5:30pm - 10:30p Tues. 5pm-10:30pm Fri & Sat

Lounge Hours: 5pm- 9:30pm Sun, Mon, Weds, & Thurs. 5pm - 10:30pm Tues, Fri, & Sat

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Phone number
(860) 312-8480
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Kevin Long
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Route 2
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Parking details
Valet parking is available from the hotel.
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Entertainment
Red Lantern Foxwoods is located above Shrine Nightclub. The two properties are both owned and operated by Big Night Entertainment Group. For guests looking for entertainment options after dinner please email vip@shrinefoxwoods.com or call a VIP host at 860.312.8760 for Reservations & Bottle Service.

Shrine Nightclub
www.shrinefoxwoods.com
860.312.8888
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Special events & promotions
Sushi classes, corporate luncheons, dinner receptions, birthday parties, rehearsal dinners, anniversary parties and more!
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Red Lantern offers sophisticated space, superb cuisine and attentive staff to make your special event one to remember. Red Lantern is perfect for corporate luncheons, dinner receptions, birthday parties, rehearsal dinners, anniversary parties and more.

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What 751 People Are Saying
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LT
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 4

Delicious food each time I have gone here... good service and this time we sat at a table overlooking the nightclub and got to hear the music the DJ was playing and watch people dancing below. I asked for special accommodations on my maki roll and they were able to provide.

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CG
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on September 1, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a go to favorite before a show. Excellent food, service and atmosphere.

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H
New England
10 reviews
Dined on August 29, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 3ambience 2

I was disappointed in the knowledge of the employees. The hostess wasn't aware of the happy hour so she directed me to the endless sushi, which I didn't as want as much. The bartender didn't know what the ingredients were in one of the rolls I ordered and it ended up to be items I would never have ordered had I known. The manager seemed more interested in eating his dinner than making me feel like a valued guest. Won't be going back there.

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OT
1 review
Dined on August 26, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Service was excellent and food came out very quickly and exactly how we ordered it. The waitress was great, very friendly and attentive.
This is one of the best Chinese restaurants in the area, at least our favorite and it didn’t disappoint.

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m
Minneapolis
9 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 5

They changed their menu and it's not nearly as good as it used to be 😢 The hot rock is still decent but they took away the sauces that used to come with it. The Steak with truffle fries is amazing. The service can be very slow on weekends.

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OT
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I cannot tell you that your experience will be like ours, but when it all comes together at this place it is a great place to dine.

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H
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

As a gluten-free diner it was great to have an asian meal! Great place for dinner before a concert. Speedy service & we were seated at exactly our reservation time.

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h
New England
111 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Red Lantern is my favorite restaurant in the Foxwoods Casino resort. the food is always exceptional, the service is attentive, efficient and friendly, and the ambiance is extraordinary. If you are headed to Foxwoods for an event, make sure you stop in to Red Lantern.

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E
1 review
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really enjoyable dinner before a Toby Keith concert just across the casino floor at the Grand Theatre. Food was surprisingly good and service was great. Pricey but good value....

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Birmingham
1 review
Dined on August 18, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Girls night out

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S
Indiana
3 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

Sushi was very good but hot items were mediocre. We requested our stir fry be spicy but was bland.

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JC
New England
2 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Delicate meals with vibrant flavor. The second a dish is made it comes to your table. You can tell they put alot of effort in the presentation of the food and how it is made. Nothing was over salted or under spiced. Quality, non-garbage bottled beer available. Service was great, fast and attentive but not overbearing. Got the pork sliders app, the specialty shrimp maki and general tso's chicken, a couple beers, fried ice cream dessert. Obviously the only big negative here is the price. I don't think a General Tso's chicken dish should be $30+ but you bite the bullet and swallow that pill when you make a decision to eat at Foxwoods. Value aside, you'll have a great time here. The ambiance is great, bathrooms clean and place is a/c'd well.

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m
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on August 10, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Appetizers were delicious but the stir fried chicken lacked flavor, it was bland. It was just like a diet dish. Taste can be low in calories

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on August 4, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fun place and food is great!

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N
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Celebrating a birthday. Food was delicious. However, a bit disappointing that there was nothing to make it feel like a special occasion.

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L
1 review
Dined on July 24, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 5

The waitress we had made the experience seem very rushed, she didn’t have much of a personality. I ordered the Shrimp Tempura and it was scarce, I finished well before everyone and was still hungry and our waitress didn’t come over enough for me to be able to order more food.

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BE
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on July 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went here for my best friend bday dinner. It was amazing. To bad we do not live in CT to come here more often. The restaurant is very inviting, cool Asian decor. The food was outstanding and so was the service.. would love to come here again..

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n
New York Area
41 reviews
Dined on July 20, 2018
Overall 1food 1service 2ambience 1

Not worth it at all. The food at my local cheap Chinese place is way better! Lettuce wraps? More like chopped chicken in a random sauce. The food is super bland. But, if you like that, then go check it out. Not worth it at all.

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h
Atlantic City
5 reviews
Dined on July 12, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 3

I am giving this 2 star although food was decent. The lobster Rangoon’s were delicious! The reason for fair rating is due to service. We ordered dinner and I ordered sushi my husband ordered generals Tso chicken. They brought husbands food and forgot mine. Waited 10 min b 4 I got my dinner.

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GM
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Great food and great service. Will def be back again soon :)

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OT
New England
1 review
Dined on July 9, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic as always

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w
New England
2 reviews
Dined on July 7, 2018
Overall 2food 4service 1ambience 4

Food was delicious, nice atmosphere. Our complaint is that we ordered 2 $13.00 drinks but the waitress misunderstood the order and brought a much more expensive drink for one of us. The drink total was $58.00 for 2 drinks. We didn't even know until the bill came and when we complained there was no offer of remediation.

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MJ
New England
23 reviews
Dined on July 4, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

Been here before and good meal for the money and the same this time around

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M
1 review
Dined on June 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I always love coming here—I took my boyfriend here for his birthday, and we were at the restaurant for sushi happy hour ($5 select rolls). The food was great, service was great, and the mai tails were strong! Overall, excellent experience; this is one restaurant I always try to hit whenever I visit Foxwoods.

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CM
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on June 16, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Drinks were expensive and sweet Shrimp lowing and tempura were very good

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d
1 review
Dined on June 16, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a good time as always. Is a treat for people with gluten allergies to enjoy this style of food because is usually off limits. We try to rope in friends and family when we come. Hey where is my finders fee?! Just kidding. This is our 4th visit.

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s
New England
19 reviews
Dined on June 15, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Great food, and service. The setting was not as exciting as Boston, but they did well trying to create a new version. Great wine and cocktail selection as well.

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NB
1 review
Dined on June 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Red Lantern has become our special occasion place. As gluten-free diners, we are delighted to have a restaurant that understands and does it right. Thank-you Red Lantern!

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w
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went for Mother’s Day . Service was wonderful and the food was amazing. The lo-main noodles are the best I have ever had.

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B
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 1food 1service 5ambience 2

It was unfortunate. But the beef was rancid and ruined the dinner for us. The manager took the item off the bill and offered a replacement or a drink or dessert, but we declined because we already were nit feeling like eating due to the horrible taste. Manager and wait staff were very nice but we still nit go back and still paid over$100 for a horrible time.

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T
New England
7 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Excellent sushi, really top notch. The manager table visit was. a mice touch ... made sure our dining experience was on point.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2018
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

We reserved a table and ended up waiting as they said they overbooked our section and so they stuck us in a dark cold corner where we couldn’t even see the menu or the food. The waitress seemed to not even notice our uneaten food(maybe she couldn’t see it either) this was our last night at foxwoods and our last dinner and I feel it was ruined. I would recommend that people expect a casual dining experience here and not anything special. For a classy romantic experience try Vue24 or David Burke Steakhouse, both excellent places.

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SM
1 review
Dined on May 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great, IT WAS AWESOME TO SHARE A SPECIAL OCCASION WITH FRIENDS

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OT
1 review
Dined on May 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is the 3rd time we've been and the food is excellent: drinks were great and not watered down. Will go again

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KM
New England
6 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Red Lantern is an staple for us whenever visiting Foxwoods!

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MP
New England
3 reviews
Dined on May 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went for a birthday celebration. It was very nice. We enjoyed everything. We will be back soon.

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B
Atlantic City
13 reviews
Dined on May 5, 2018
Overall 4food 2service 3ambience 5

The service was very slow not the best we had here first time the meal was not awersome some food was not hot press for time to get to show hope next time we go it will be better

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OT
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on May 4, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

Food was good but not anything special. I would definitely go again though. There’s a lot to choose from and the service was good.

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OT
New England
1 review
Dined on May 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our waitress was great, and the pot stickers were awesome!

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WK
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on April 28, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Overall a pleasant experience. Food and service were good.

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