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Happy Harbor Oyster Bay

4159 County Road 6, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2923
251-968-2778
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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is a great location to relax, come as you are & enjoy a great meal. They have the oyster bar in behind the main family restaurant. Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun they have entertainment. If it's just someone strumming the guitar & singing it takes the day from average to ahhhh. Thanks for helping leave the stress of the... More

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This may not have been a place we would normally stop, but my friend who lives in Foley had a coupon a few years ago and they have returned many times. The building is unassuming with a convenience store on upper level and the restaurant below surrounded by a gravel parking lot. It is a bit off the beaten path,... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Our first visit to Gulf Shores was July 2013 and this was one of the first places we ate at and we LOVED it. We loved it so much we made sure to visit it again this year (June 2014). We ordered the Shrimper's Choice and relished every bite. The coconut shrimp is to die for. We were seated promptly... More

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Dined Sunday evening at 7pm after traveling all day, wanted something close and not fancy. This place isn't fancy, sort of local bar and grill with vinyl outside walls that can be rolled up when the weather is nice There was a good crowd but not crowded and the 2 piece band was starting to play. We got a table... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

We went to Happy Harbor based on the reviews here. When we pulled up, I was a little skeptical, but outward appearances are deceiving. Took our party of 9 in around 5pm, were seated immediately as it wasn't that busy. If you get there before 6, oysters are $.50 each. I ordered a dozen and they were the best I've... More

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gulf shores
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

What a great location for locals! However, family, friends & visitors alike are all welcome at Happy Harbor, Oyster Bay. Family friendly, bring the kids. Good food, oysters, drinks, etc. Different sections of the location have different live music. Beautiful views at sunset. Thanks Happy Harbor for a super place to relax.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

With this location, the great staff & wonderful choices of food you can't go wrong. Oh yea, the title Oysters. Well those are awesome. Shucked right on site, fresh, & cold. You can get them multiple ways. So many choices for dinner, enjoy.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We loved this place because it is off the beaten path. More of a "local" kinda place. The owner of our condo recommended it to us. Fast service, reasonable pricing, GREAT food!

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Fishers, Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

This restaurant was just across the street from our condo, and it looked like a dive, but we decided to give it a try. So glad we did, because this was our favorite restaurant since we've been to Gulf Shores. If you're looking for something not fishy, go with the Island Burger. A burger with pineapple may not sound appealing,... More

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Minnesota
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55 reviews 55 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

And it's a good thing that was good...because the food was just ok. We ordered our wings well done & they certainly weren't..the steamed shrimp was good but it should be considering were they are...food took forever to come out & they weren't that busy waitress was friendly

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