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Shrimp Basket

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1500 S McKenzie St, Foley, AL 36535-1727
+1 251-943-6643
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Alabama
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anywhere I try a Shrimp Basket I am never disappointed. We stopped here in Foley as we were headed to the beach and I was glad we did. Our first seafood meal of our trip!! I always get the grouper basket with new potatoes and it is great. The food is good with a good price. Don't expect fancy but... More 

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Thank Bama_mom456
Dalton, Georgia
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had the Shrimp & Grits, & I had the blackened Shrimp po-boy. Both were delicious. There was nothing subpar about this small chain seafood restaurant. Every bit as good as the corporate places down by the shore with cheaper prices. We will definitely make this a staple of our beach trips.

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Thank Benson M
Tennessee
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have you ever wanted to eat seafood, but didn't want to pay exorbitant prices. This is a sandals, shorts, and tee shirt kind of place. Inside all Shrimp Baskets are cozy tables, local art and the smell of wonderful cooking! I usually start with the seafood gumbo which isn't overly spicy. Next ,I have the difficult choice of oysters or... More 

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Thank MikeandMax
Prattville, Alabama
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100 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not big into seafood so I tried the chicken Alfredo based on suggestion from server. It was pretty good. My wife had shrimp and grits and she said they were good. Hush puppies were great.

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Thank Chris I
Illinois
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

3 picky kids and everyone found something on the menu they enjoyed. Food was good and not outrageous in price. Would eat there again.

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Thank CHart6283
Starkville, Mississippi
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called ahead to order sandwiches to go. They were ready when we got there and the server who helped us was really friendly and helpful. The shrimp po-boys were delicious! I love the Shrimp Basket!

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Thank Lillymom1162
Foley, Alabama
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

I had the shrimp but my friend that was with me had the catch of the day. Vehemently had to send it back because it was not cooked got it back and it was really over cooked. They did give her a new dinner.

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Thank Mulvina D
Foley, Alabama
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Very good place for dinner. I especially liked the fish specials or the shrimp and grits. Reasonably priced.

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Thank eabaron60
Loxley, Alabama
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54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great food. Clean restrooms. Great service. Big parking lot. Handicapped friendly. Great for old and well as younger crowd.

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Thank matchrace
Burkeville, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Food was reasonably priced, large portions and friendly staff! Have visited Gulf Shores many times and always stop in several times during our visit. Love the shrimp po boy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?