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Acme Oyster House

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216 E 24th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-3146
+1 251-424-1783
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“gumbo” (71 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (11 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 E 24th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-3146
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1 - 10 of 571 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time eating here; good experience! Will be back to try other dishes. The boo fries were delicious and the crab claws were tasty. Great service and atmosphere. Had to wait about 20 minutes but it was worth the wait!

Thank S0uthernTraveler7
Reviewed 6 days ago

We saw the road billboards & decided to give it a go. The interior was decorated nicely & it was off the ocean warf so you would have a great viiew if you ate outside. we chose to eat inside. My waiter was a very...More

Thank Milton B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family dinner chose this restaurant based on good reviews. I would give it 3 stars, not real impressed. Went on a Sunday night dinner before six pm. Ordered specialty mixed drink "Acme Sunset" and did not care for it at all. Waitress did not offer...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited during our family vacation. We enjoyed boom boom shrimp, jambalaya, popcorn shrimp, fried oysters, roast beef po-boy, pecan cobbler, and a root beer float. The standout was the boom boom shrimp appetizer. We liked the cobbler too but it was a smaller portion....More

Thank Kendall L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Acme location is across sits across the canal from Lulu's. The menu has great Gulf Coast, Cajun and Creole fare options such as jambalaya, gumbo, shrimp, oysters, etc. After all, Acme is known for its oysters. I had steamed shrimp and they were spiced...More

Thank Donald K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chargrilled Oysters are AWESOME, the fried fish platter was wonderful as well. Wonderful location near the water

Thank 444rhondac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and wonderful food!! We enjoyed relaxing on the back patio watching the view of the river. We both ordered the grilled fish of the day with the Pontchartrain sauce. The fish was light and delicate cooked to perfection. The Pontchartrain sauce was very...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It took over an hour to be seated and another hour to get our entree but we had oysters as an appetizer and they were the best I have had a long time. They have a sand pit for the kids to help pass the...More

Thank bmkennedy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were craving chargrilled oysters after a day on the beach. But after sitting for about 5 minutes with no one acknowledging us, and 5 acme employees standing around we decided there are more places we woukd like to give our money to. We headed...More

Thank slkp1717
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Acme to celebrate my 16 yr old sons birthday. We all enjoyed our meals. Prices are a bit high.

Thank X-NJ
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August 31, 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is a kids menu, but they do have a grilled chicken plate and hamburger steak but these are adult size portions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 E 24th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-3146
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-424-1783
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