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Wintzell's Oyster House

605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
+1 251-432-4605
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (479 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (22 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Fast Food, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I spent several days in Mobile and ate four meals at Wintzell's. We ate and enjoyed their raw oysters at lunch and our server, Anna was quick and attentive. We also ate dinner there and I thoroughly enjoyed a combination catfish and...More

Thank tlea906
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked to Wintzell's from our hotel, as we were on mission for good seafood. We found it! We started with the charred oysters, delish! Then shared the Redfish Bienville and the bacon wrapped shrimp dish, both were very good; I'd pick the shrimp over...More

Thank rosie138
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband & I went there for lunch while visiting Mobile for Mardi Gras. Great customer service, great food, many funny writings and quotes on the walls to read while dining, and the staff is very happy to work there. We will be coming back!

Thank safetravelzz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is an interesting setting and decor. Wait staff friendly. I had one of the few items that were supposed to be gluten free, but it had croutons, not GF! The chicken was stringy and not tasty. Cousins had the boil shrimp and loved it....More

Thank looski
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When in Mobile, Wintzell’s is THE place to go for tried and true Southern seafood. Other places are good, but this place is Great! Love their fried crab claws. No one comes close to their oysters. Avoid peak times for faster service. Parking can be...More

Thank vacationaholic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place hasn’t changed much since th 1960s, and that’s a good thing. Draft beer, Gulf oysters being shucked right in front of you, corny jokes (and a George Wallace campaign ad that nobody seems to mind now) on the wall, cheerful and obliging wait...More

Thank Porcophile
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the bacon wrapped blackened shrimp and it was absolutely spectacular. We started with the char grilled oysters and in my opinion better than ACNE in NOLA. Others in my party had the catch of the day and I had a taste. I have...More

Thank Vish_the_traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a month on the road, we found this restaurant (thanks to Trip Advisor) and had one of the best dinners ever. The oyster platter with four each of four different oyster dishes was amazing. And the bacon wrapped shrimp with a sliver of jalapeño...More

Thank Kribbs1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the vicinity you gotta go get a beer and oysters, oysters , oysters. Nice craft beers, family type atmosphere.

Thank Magoo41
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a business trip to Mobile and this came up on my Trip Advisor. Service was friendly and quick. My waitress was very good helping me to get a great taste of their menu. The Charred oysters are a must. I wish I was...More

Thank Tae K
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June 30, 2017|
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Response from Lori F | Reviewed this property |
I believe happy hour is from 4-6 or 7. We were there earlier in the day for lunch and was pleasantly surprised.
March 2, 2017|
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Response from K Kann L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have specials during the week and on weekends. And yes they have happy hour in the early evening....and if you are there right before, they might just grandfather you in!!!
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Heidi H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do alot of catering.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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: 605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-432-4605
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