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Gulf Island Grill

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244 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-968-4440
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Large groups
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 74
    Excellent
  • 64
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great choice with varied menu

If you are looking for a restaurant that offer selection which are not just deep fried give this place a try. Varied menu which will meet the needs of your entire party.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
namklovmf
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Illinois
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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209 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We got in quickly and had our food within 20 mintues of arriving. Our server, Jeff, was excellent. He was knowledgeable about the food they offer that help profit local fishermen. I had the gulf Shrimp and it came with seasoned fries and key west slaw... Both delicious. Their honey mustard was out of this world and the ranch tasted... More 

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Auburndale, Wisconsin
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7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

The food was a little above average and the prices were about average. The only gripe was it was a long wait for our food.The place was nicely decorated.

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Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

If you are looking for a restaurant that offer selection which are not just deep fried give this place a try. Varied menu which will meet the needs of your entire party.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

My dad and I came here because our hotel's front desk recommended it plus I was along the beach and we were in the vicinity! The staff was friendly, fast, and the food was awesome! We had stuffed mushrooms for an appetizer with the most amazing garlic/Parmesan sauce. Plus that incredible sauce came on my grouper so I was delighted!!... More 

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Floodwood
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

The food and value were excellent. Waitress very friendly and helpful. We recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Not a large place but a great one worth the wait if you have to. food is so good, friendly service at good prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The menu has so many options you almost need 30 minutes to read it. The server was not as knowledgeable as I would have like. She did not have any recommendations. The food was GREAT! The many lunch specials are all $7.99. This could be a regular lunch spot!

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Midwest
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18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Not sure why this restaurant doesn't get more attention! This was our second visit-had a great dinner here last year. Service was attentive, helpful and friendly. Meals were delicious-I had one of the specials-grilled shrimp and grilled grouper. Best shrimp I have eaten-seasoned but not overpowered. DH had seafood Alfredo-yum! Packed full of shrimp and scallops. I understand their lunch... More 

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Monmouth
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

we ate here last year and again this year. Both times for lunch, nice variety of lunches for $7.99 with tea included. Amazing Caribbean shrimp, just correct amount for lunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We were here on a Sunday night. Quick service and wonderful food. We got the Winter specials and had more than we could eat. My husband had the shrimp and I had the grilled grouper with bacon wrapped shrimp skewers. Grouper was perfect,as was the shrimp and steamed veggies. We did leave enough room to split a piece of key... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 244 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: 251-968-4440

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm

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