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De Soto's Seafood Kitchen

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138 W 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6452
(251) 948-7294
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Loxley, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not handicapped friendly. Food was not that good. The food I had was cold. Sent it back. Only went there once. Probably won't go back. Wait staff was great though.

Thank matchrace
Quincy, Illinois
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Found DeSoto's from the reviews. Anyone to the area should eat here. Seniors have a menu good from 3-5:30. Ordered the crab cakes and they were delicious. Also had the coconut shrimp, sweet potato casserole, and fried green tomatoes. Had enough to take home for lunch the next day. My husband had the stuffed crab and said it was the... More 

1 Thank patty1981553
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thus restaurant was a bit of a hidden gem a few years ago, but has become popular. They offer great blackened fish and their homemade bread to start is incredible.

Thank Linda H
Branson, Missouri
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on our vacation. The food was good. The service was great! I got the Cajun fish and chicken and it was very good. All in all it was a good stop.

Thank Michael M
Sherman, Illinois
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Met my sister and her husband, who were also vacationing in Orange Beach for supper. Nice atmosphere for talking with each other and good beer options on tap. Good meal and good service.

Thank 387vacationers
Birmingham, Alabama
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch there during a recent family beach trip. Fried oysters were awesome. The sides were all delicious. We were very happy with the meal, the service and the prices!!

Thank truevans
Hueytown, Alabama
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked in the place. There was a teenager (16 - 19 years old) behind the counter acting as hostess. He was not happy to be there at all. The food was great but they definitely need help with customer service.

Thank Janet S
Allen, United States
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There 4 of us and we all ordered different food. I got fried shrimp and I mean I got fried shrimp. Almost more then I could eat. They were very good. They were small but I got about 24 shrimp. French fries were cold. Lemon aide was good. Very good service. I would go again. Atmosphere kind of old and... More 

Thank Ronald W
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my family for lunch the other day. They have a lot of great lunch specials that are reasonably priced. The portions are great. The staff here is super friendly and really works well together. The owner is just about always there and she's really nice too. Between the gracious portion sizes, great quality and taste of the... More 

1 Thank imafoodlover67
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exceeded expectations. Great food, service, and at an affordable price. The manager even ran our food out to the parking lot when she noticed we forgot it!!! Will go back year after year.

1 Thank Danielle B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 W 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6452
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: (251) 948-7294

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?