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Ole Biloxi Schooner

871 Howard Ave, Biloxi, MS 39530-4111
228-435-8071
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Ranked #37 of 185 restaurants in Biloxi
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Slidell, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

My family went to eat here while on vacation in Biloxi, and we ordered a variety of dishes. Every single thing was delicious! The restaurant looked like a diner, and was very relaxed. Our waitress was super friendly and accommodating. We got Gumbo, Seafood Etoufee (my dad), Onion rings, French fries, various salads (my mom and sister), and a half-oyster-half-shrimp... More

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Crystal Springs, Mississippi
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

They have really good thin cut deep fried onion rings with their own dipping sauce. That was the best part of the meal. We all had po-boys. Four po-boys, one order of onion rings and four barqs root beers was $65 (55 plus tip of 10). The shrimp po-boy was the best ... the oyster was okay and the crab... More

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Macon, Mississippi, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

A good buddy of mine suggested a visit to the Biloxi Schooner while we were visiting the Coast. We dined with a total of 6 people for lunch (not opened for dinner). This cafe is a classic diner-style cafe with service at a counter or tables. They have a regular daily lunch special, and they are famous for their poboys.... More

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Employees were friendly and service was prompt. The lettuce in the salad was not crisp. The fried shrimp were very good and the best part of the meal. The fried fish was not firm and the stuffed crab was cold in the center. After all the great reviews, we were expecting better.

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Enterprise, Mississippi
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I am a Gumbo critic and this place is "Thumbs-up". Seafood platters is Excellent and enough to be split with someone else - but throw a catfish in there for good measure! Lots of old Schooner photo's to let you relive some of Biloxi's rich history. Cool. It's laid back and comfortable and not to be missed if even for... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Not very impressed. Service was so-so. Crab cake was cold in center and never saw waitress until plates were empty. ..except for uneaten crab cake. Took near 10 minutes for them to toss back on the grill. Place needs a good cleaning, including the table condiments. They all were nice though.

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Port Arthur, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Authentic CAJUN GUMBO! Thick, full of shrimp, crabmeat and okra. Yummy! Thinly sliced onion rings were delicious!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The Ole Biloxi Schooner presents a taste of old Biloxi. Like most of the restaurants in Biloxi the food is excellent without a doubt; however, the service is outstanding. This family owned and operated restaurant has the finest waitresses and cooks in Biloxi. My favorite dish would be (1) Gumbo: excellent taste and quantity, (2) Fried shrimp: crisp and well... More

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Cancun, Mexico
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51 reviews 51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

Stepping into the restaurant is like stepping into the 50's. The old school lights, white tiles and black leather booths set the stage for an amazing lunch. The sandwiches include New Orleans style PoBoy's and burgers. (Table favorites were oyster and roast beef PoBoy). There are fish platters and salads, as well as a few appetizers. (Table favorite was the... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We came here just after arriving in Biloxi. We shared the seafood platter and I was hoping for some good fresh seafood. Unfortunately it was all deep fried and hard to say what was beneath the thick batter. I will give the place the benefit of the doubt and say that it was fresh seafood but the batter was too... More

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