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The Flying Harpoon

112 Windmill Ridge Rd, Additional parking at Remax, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6422
+1 251-948-4645
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“homemade chips” (25 reviews)
“buffalo shrimp” (18 reviews)
“po boy” (42 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Pub, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
112 Windmill Ridge Rd, Additional parking at Remax, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6422
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the Flying Harpoon after seeing the nice reviews from last year and recently. It's a cozy bar in a converted cottage on a side street off the main drag. The seafood is all locally sourced. The wait staff was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank Oleboomer
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for places on our family vacation that offered reviews for outstanding seafood without being fried because of food allergies. Strangely enough, that is hard to find in this area. Thankfully this restaurant offers steamed baskets without gluten or dairy. (we are not...More

Thank Bathfurnituredsgnr
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This off the beaten path place was wonderful. We liked the eclectic atmosphere. They had an awesome bar and the view of the lagoon was great. Had a mixed drink called the Sky Pilot that was to die for. We all had po boys and...More

Thank 9isenough
Reviewed September 25, 2018

We always stop here for lunch, or early evening drinks when visiting Gulf Shores. Fun little locals bar with great food and drinks. Nice friendly staff and customers.

Thank Gail K
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Primarily a dive bar that serves good food. There's only a few tables inside. Wait staff is super friendly, like you'd expect at your local dive. Would love to come hang out at the bar, but this visit was for lunch and only for food....More

1  Thank bmarkp
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in late after a wedding because it was open on a Wednesday night past 9. It ended up being a fantastic choice. It’s a total dive, but the food is FANTASTIC, especially the po’ boys and homemade potato chips. (Skip the jambalaya.). The...More

1  Thank Jody K
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Stopped by and had a wonderful experience. Seemed to be a great place for locals to have a few drinks. Definitely better than the tourist traps around. Great atmosphere.

1  Thank Misty M
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We went to the Flying Harpoon due to excellent online ratings. We had flounder and oyster po’boys. This was the best seafood of our trip - light crispy breading, fresh seafood, cooked perfectly. However beware of the size of the restaurant. It was raining on...More

1  Thank kevin v
Reviewed September 4, 2018

This will be the highlight of your Gulf Shores dining experience...we ordered half the menu and it was all awesome! Great small casual environment...Great friendly service...great food! I would drive back again from Dallas round trip just for lunch...Enjoy!

1  Thank 615edwardb
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Ok this is the deal go there when it first opens, we walked in and almost left. It is an interesting building. Not much parking but if you go around 11 we were the only ones there. What you read is the truth. Homemade potato...More

2  Thank Debbie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Pub, Cajun & Creole
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Windmill Ridge Rd, Additional parking at Remax, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6422
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-4645
Additional parking at Remax of Gulf Shores. Kitchen open until 1 AM every day.
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