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King Neptune's Seafood Restaurant

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1137 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5907 (Formerly King Neptune Steamed Seafood)
+1 251-968-5464
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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ELKHART
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Doesn't physically present itself from the outside but very worth the stop. Continuous running special is all you can eat shrimp for $12. I think between the 4 of us we had an entire shrimp boat full!! Excellent fried shrimp with normal "basket" side. Have been there 3 times since arriving end of December. Be sure and order your 2nd... More 

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Thank 199LINDA
Helena, Alabama
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Off the main road and not a big place, but you will not be disappointed. The food is made to eat, so it is fresh. The service was friendly and excellent. As mentioned this is a typical restaurant in a beach city, so no elegance . You will find good food that is inexpensive and excellent service. They have happy... More 

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Auburn, Alabama
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

While an extremely informal atmosphere, Neptune's is our most frequent choice in Gulf Shores. The specials are really good and very reasonably priced. Saturday night we enjoyed raw oysters and had the shrimp and fish specials. Perfectly cooked!

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Thank 1Sunny111
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gulf Shores, Alabama has all the fast food chains we've all come to know. However, in the midst of all the chains sits a locally owned gem of a restaurant serving up hometown cuisine. Though seafood is their specialty Neptune's has a large menu for the people who do not like fish. Their beautiful old fashioned bar serves up specialty... More 

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Thank Beckner
Foley, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate lunch and the service was exceptional even with a very busy restaurant. My broiled shrimp and fish with potatoes and corn were great. My husband had the baked seafood dish and it too was served with potatoes and corn.

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Thank Gail H
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136 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard about the cheesecake which was beyond fabulous but what we found was so much more...delicious deep fired mushrooms...and the Royal Red shrimp were amazing...try the Blue mixed drink it was so good...Fantastic service...I'm sure this place is packed during the summer not sure if they take reservations but it would be worth a wait!

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Thank Barnett19777
overland park, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit King Neptune's when we visit Gulf Shores. It's very small and almost always a wait, but the food is delicious. They have great lunch specials-and not only seafood- and cheap!!! I've never had anything that wasn't delicious 😊. I gave it 4 stars because there is always a wait and service is slow- but food is very... More 

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Thank Kathy T
Prospect, Virginia
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The folks at our hotel suggested we try this place. It's a local or neighborhood spot that is known for steamed royal red shrimp & other Gulf seafood dishes. Quiet night in December (only about half full) but the food was good; the mixed drinks fair (not sure if the regular bartender was working that night). Food was fresh and... More 

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Thank 352will
Atlanta, Georgia
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27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the fish served here. The whole family including kids like it. It's a small local owned place with friendly local servers with that old small town feel in the restaurant. The opposite of a chain place and just radiates old time charm. That being said, it is popular and the seating in the restaurant is limited. We came in... More 

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Thank Edge71
Murray, Kentucky
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106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lines to get in a restaurant are not uncommon in Gulf Shores, but you don't see it often at lunch. King Neptune's had a line waiting to get inside...it's that good. For lunch, I ordered the shrimp and catfish fingers, both of which were breaded in corn meal. Both were great. Served with fries and a hush puppy, the meal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, 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: 1137 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5907 (Formerly King Neptune Steamed Seafood)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-968-5464

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?