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Shrimp Basket

301 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6461
+1 251-948-7687
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fried shrimp” (140 reviews)
“seafood” (163 reviews)
“fries” (151 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
301 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6461
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch. I had the shrimp basket. It was pretty good but shrimp were almost overcooked. Green beans were awesome. Hubby had redfish which was good but salty.

Thank Jody L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was okay, even though it was not exactly what we ordered. The manager offered to remake it but we were in a hurry. Not sure if this was the waitress’s first night or the manager’s but I won’t be going back. There are better...More

Thank crossettar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Steamed shrimped was either over cooked or not fresh.... expensive and not too impressed over food. Area is crowded. The wait is long.

Thank lrm456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A little pricey unless you go for one of the all you can eat specials. We had coconut shrimp, which was excellent but could have used a mango dipping sauce. The mahi tacos were great and filling. Seafood gumbo was a little fishy...not my favorited......More

Thank eatbread
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has been here since I was a child (early 90s), so know it was built to be a good seafood restaurant, not a status symbol. You will sit on plastic chairs on a patio by the main road in front of Souvenir City....More

Thank slwiebe26
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad we got to be apart of your vacation! YES, 47 cent oysters start back up in September and it's something you can't miss!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll preface that I am a big fan of shrimp basket based on experiences in years past. I went yesterday for all you can eat steamed shrimp (the Tuesday special for $15.99) and I left disappointed. They appeared crowded but we were seated immediately outside....More

Thank Alex E
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love Tuesday's because of the All You Can Eat Steamed Shrimp so we hate that you had a bad experience. It takes on average about 7-9 minutes for the shrimp to cook once they're in the steamer so I'm not sure what was taking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate there last week and we really enjoyed the food. Reasonable prices and great selection for food and drink. Will definitely eat there again next time we are in town.

Thank Jean D
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy to hear, Jean! Make sure you come back and visit next time!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch on our way to the condo. We can never go wrong at this restaurant. Great food, quick service and nice atmosphere inside. We wanted to eat outside, but with all the construction going on across the street it was way to...More

Thank Sheri F
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hopefully the construction will be wrapped up over there sooner than later so you can enjoy our peaceful patio seating! Thanks for dining with us, we hope you'll be back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family dinner 4 adults 3 children. First we was seated and young waitress comes to get order and offers alcoholic drinks, um no. Then we order and she brings our tea and sodas but not the children who are 3, 5, and 6. Had to...More

Thank Missy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely perfect as always!! Great Gumbo and Great Crawfish Poboy!!! Can't wait to stop back in soon!

Thank Love S
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Angela B
October 19, 2017|
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Response from Brion D | Reviewed this property |
I have to get on their site to see what's happening. They are not very proactive but I love the food.
Kathy B
July 3, 2016|
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Response from donna d | Reviewed this property |
No, most local places do not have a happy hour.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6461
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-7687
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