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Shrimp Basket

1500 S McKenzie St, Foley, AL 36535-1727
+1 251-943-6643
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp slaw” (23 reviews)
“seafood” (69 reviews)
“shimp” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1500 S McKenzie St, Foley, AL 36535-1727
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal at the Shrimp basket. We went after visiting Tanger Mall and were happy we drove across Hwy. 59 to the other side of the road. The atmosphere is fun and local. Food is mostly fried, but delicious and a good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank h0mefree2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The shrimp was not fresh, the service was terrible and the fries were soggy. You would think a sea food place this close to the gulf could do better.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Retired_in_2009
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are disappointed to learn that our location did not provide the delicious food and service expected of our restaurants! Thank you for letting us know of your recent experience with us, so we can work to improve our restaurant. We hope that you will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our meals were hot, fresh, and very tasty! Hubby had shrimp and I had crab claws, which are difficult to find. Both were simply perfect. The sides of cole slaw and hush puppies and fries were good, too. Service was friendly and attentive. We plan...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lokoloko123
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

First night in town and wanted a quick meal to bring back to eat in our motorhome so went here. I had the fried crab claws meal and there were a lot of crab claws although they didn’t seem to have been freshly fried. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ConnieC779
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Several locations in the area. Daily all you can eat specials. In season, oysters on the half shell are poplar. Everything on the menu is great. Service is reasonably fast. They are usually busy.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 849terrym
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We’ve been visiting Foley/ Summerdale/ Fairhope etc. area for a number of years and have always enjoyed a meal at the Shrimp Basket in Foley but unfortunately not this time! Wasn’t up to par, had the shrimp & oyster basket, shrimp were very good, oysters...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Albert B
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Hi Albert, we are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your meal with us. Thank you for providing us with your feedback so we can work to improve our restaurant. We hope you will give us a second chance to impress you!

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Let's just get this out of the way, up front. I reccomend the fried crawfish basket, and potatoe salad!! Most things here are very good, and they could get by on just the locals alone. That's really saying something for a place in such a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

They have a great assortment of seafood and is the best value in the golf shore seafood restaurants. It’s one of 5 restaurants we always go to when on vacation

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PeteKane2017
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Best seafood down this way hands down! Doesn’t matter which one you visit, it it always a pleasure dining here.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JohnsWilll
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We visited this restaurant with friends, a group of 9. We were promptly greeted and shown to a table where we could all be seated. The special that night was all you can eat popcorn shrimp and most of us ordered that, myself included. My...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paul S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 S McKenzie St, Foley, AL 36535-1727
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Foley
  • Phone Number: +1 251-943-6643
Our menu encompasses a great variety of original seafood and local favorites. Ranging from shrimp, fish, crab claws, and crawfish, we also provide po-boys, chicken, and sandwiches for land lovers. Don't forget about our specialty Roasted Red Pepper Bama Sauce over Fettuccine pasta! The goal at the Shrimp Basket is to provide enjoyable, affordable service to each and every one of our guests at whichever restaurant they choose to dine in. This is accomplished by our professional and well-trained staff working together to ensure that your memories are the best that they can be at the Shrimp Basket. It is no surprise that our popularity has magnified among locals and tourists alike as we continue to expand along the Gulf Coast. We are grillin', steamin', and fryin' for you!
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