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Pirates Cove Marina and Restaurant

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American, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta, Hot Dogs
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6664 County Road 95, Elberta, AL 36530-5724
251-987-1224
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fun but watch out for all the dogs

We go here from our boat - very laid back with bar type food. Not fancy at all but families enjoy gathering here - there are always dogs wandering around so it that bothers you, you won't like it. We like it and it is one of our usual stops when we are out on the bay

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
waggonerj
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Late Night
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We go here from our boat - very laid back with bar type food. Not fancy at all but families enjoy gathering here - there are always dogs wandering around so it that bothers you, you won't like it. We like it and it is one of our usual stops when we are out on the bay

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Valparaiso, Fl
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88 reviews 88 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Stopped by this past weekend with a group of friends. Great little peninsula spot out at the end of a long narrow road. Short on signage and surrounded on three sides by water, you're not likely to stumble unto this unpretentious drinking hole unless you know it's there. In any case, didn't come for the drinking, came on a super... More 

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Loxley, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We went down to experience the famous hamburgers and were VERY disappointed. They tasted bland but we were there to have a good time so we stayed and drank a few beers. I went to the restroom while the rest of my party stayed at the table and when I tried to return to the table I was confronted by... More 

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Fayetteville, Georgia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Great fun, great drinks and good fun. Out of the way in Elberta Alabama you can find Pirates Cove. It's a short boat drive, but a long car ride. Having live music on weekends mixed with sun, saltwater and beer nothing can go wrong. They also serve breakfast to hungry fisherman! So float on over with your boat, kids, dogs... More 

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New York City, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We rented a boat for the day to do a "pontoon pub crawl" around the Bay. After some extensive "research," our group was unanimous that the Bushwhacker at Pirates Cove was the best in the area... by FAR. Great drinks. Fun vibe. Highly recommend this spot.

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Natchez, Mississippi
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82 reviews 82 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The Pirates Cove is a rustic gathering spot in Elberta Alabama. It's a long trip by car, but a beautiful 30 minute boat ride from Cotten Bayou in Orange Beach. The setting is completely casual and just about anything goes here. Dogs are welcome and usually there are plenty of them. Most come by boat, but others by cars and... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Visited twice. Enjoyed a cold beer and cheeseburger while boating in the bay. Good food, nothing fancy. Watched Dolphins play from our table. Definitely will return. Not worth the long drive it would take to get there by car.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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82 reviews 82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

A just a shack but a perfect stop while boating for a hamburger and a beer . Very rugged but has a place to dock boats , swim and rest rooms while out on the water

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Fairhope, Alabama
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Technically, Pirate's Cove is in Josephine, AL. Great burgers, no rules, bring your dog. Best to arrive by boat--much easier than the drive by car!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This year my wife and I took our Seadoo along with us on vacation. The first trip out we made a stop at Pirates Cove for some cold drinks and a rest in the shade. Was not disappointed at all!! This is a nichey place, with a sailors feel, that is fun just to hang out at. Even though we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6664 County Road 95, Elberta, AL 36530-5724
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Elberta
  • Phone Number: 251-987-1224

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta, Hot Dogs

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?