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Blow-Fly Inn

1201 Washington Ave, Gulfport, MS 39507-3342
228-896-9812
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Ranked #9 of 200 Restaurants in Gulfport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We took a quick day trip to Gulfport and stopped to eat at the Blow-Fly Inn. The food was amazing and the view was calming. We had great service as well. The waitress and hostess were super patient with us amd understood our children had been in the car for 4 hours. I had the BBQ shrimp and my husbamd... More 

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Marissa, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This restaurant is a very good restaurant for good seafood they give you a enormous amount of food good quality try this place and see what you decide I will go back again

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Fried green tomatoes were wonderful Son had the seafood platter. It was a very generous plate but I'm not a fan of fried food. The Etouffee was scrumptious Great service and comfortable environment

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Florida
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273 reviews 273 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
239 helpful votes 239 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I had this on the dining bucket list ever since Guy Fieri had it on DDD. What a disappointment!! Bla She crab bisque....it was crab wasn't it??? Or maybe they forgot that part. Seafood platter had some decent fried fish but that was it. All of it could have been better if the grease did not taste so old!! And... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The food at the blow-fly is not elaborate or particularly refined, but it is well-executed, good solid cooking and good value for money. The onion rings were notably crispy and non-greasy and my catfish had a great texture. The pasta in my son's seafood and sausage pasta was a little on the soft side, but the rest of the dish... More 

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Saucier, Mississippi
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Stopped by for lunch to start off our Christmas break from work. I had eaten here several years ago and it was really good. Now...not so much. We ordered fried green tomatoes as an appetizer. They were topped with a sauce (that was unappetizing) and crab meat. I am a HUGE fan of fried green tomatoes and have had them... More 

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Enterprise, Alabama
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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

The Blow Fly caters to an older crowd so they don't use a lot of salt or seasoning in their food. It seems that their customers enjoy it and as long as they are happy, who are we to judge. A group of work associates and I would go for drinks some day's after work. We had a wonderful time... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Service was awesome. Food was pretty good. I had the stuffed flounder. Saled was good.The view is the star, so go when it is still light.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I make it a point to go to The Blow Fly Inn in Gulfport whenever I am in the Gulf Coast (Biloxi/Gulfport) area. This time I went with a friend that I had introduced to the Blow Fly a couple of years ago. It is a great little local place on the back bayou and the wait staff is very... More 

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Richton, Mississippi
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We dined at the Blow Fly on Saturday and were very disappointed in the quality of our food. It was far below our expectations and Blow-Fly previous standards. We got two different pasta dishes with seafood and it tasted like it was a frozen style meal. Service also lacked. We have eaten here before and was very satisfied with the... More 

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Additional Information about Blow-Fly Inn

Address: 1201 Washington Ave, Gulfport, MS 39507-3342
Phone Number: 228-896-9812
Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Gulfport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

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