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Big Wave Dave's Kitchen & Beach Bar - CLOSED

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Mon, 2/18
8:00 PM

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$8 - $20
American, Seafood, Street Food
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

Saw print ads for this place and their lobster rolls. Went at 2:30 on Saturday afternoon (12/29/18), and they were closed. Went to door and looked in. Saw tables, but no sign of any people. No hours on the door, and no signs regarding why...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BrianBirnbaum
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Saw their advertisement on the local TV show showing Lobster Rolls from Maine Lobsters. We had to go try them. It was packed solid with sweet lobster!!! Served with lots of fries. It was just like what we get when we're got to New Hampshire!!!...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

I was very excited to go in and try the lobster rolls! I will say the lobster was delicious, but a bit surpised when i ordered garlic lime butter and could not taste any hint of garlic or lime. the roll was buttered and toasted...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SMKartist
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

When they seated us for dinner, they brought us a big bucket of popcorn. That was different. There was a guitar player that was really good and had the whole place engaged. I had grilled grouper with carrots that were way undercooked and a smoked...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KayM506
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the layout. Live music was good. I ordered the Sloppy Hawaiian chicken. Not impressed with a $13 glorified cheese toast. I may not come back. The others enjoyed their selection. Wished it was better. The price was high for the dish.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mikecon1854
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Ate at Big Wave Daves. It shares a parking lot with Ron Johns in Orange Beach. Awesome service and food and I will definitely be back. Had the traditional style lobster roll and subbed out fries for baby carrots. I have enjoyed many lobster rolls...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TexasPoppa
Reviewed August 22, 2018

My friend and I had burgers here for lunch. She said it was the best burger she ever had. I was hungover so I was just happy to have the grease, but it was very tasty! I liked the fresh popcorn brought to the table....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank susie k
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Casual , fun atmosphere. Friendly staff ! Good food , huge portions . Popcorn was given for the complimentary appetizer, that was a fun treat !

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pam & Michael H
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The food here was great. We had the crab claws and some appetizers. We wanted a lobster roll too but couldn't eat any more. Nice beer selection too. The place was clean and bright and the service was well done. It was a little pricey,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank joefromcincy1961
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Fun atmosphere. Popcorn they bring you first is a cool spin. Great food and awesome service. The waiter was very helpful.

Date of visit: August 2018
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