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Big Fish Restaurant & Bar

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25814 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3842
+1 251-981-5516
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was well seasoned and artfully plated. The coconut torte was one of the best desserts I have ever eaten! Eat here.

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Thank Sharper56
Morris, Canada
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed dinner with two other couples in the relaxed setting of the Big Fish. January is usually quiet which was to our advantage. We were not rushed and spent time after our meal enjoying conversation, wine & coffee. Server was attentive and informative re the menu. Our fresh fish was prepared to perfection. We will return.

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Thank BlossomMorris
Commerce Township, Michigan
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Outstanding fish preparation. Highly recommend having meal served in the Big Fish Style over the rice/broth. Though the bronzed and grill styles were raved at by our companions. Shelby was attentive and knowledgeable server. Our favorite dining experience in the Gulf.

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Thank mjmphickey
Kennett, Missouri
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61 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined at this great restaurant twice while in orange beach. I had the fresh red snapper entree on my first visit there. It was simply superb!!! Our waitstaff was attentive and gave helpful advice on their dishes. Another friend had the fish tacos and was quite pleased. We will return to this great restaurant!!

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Orange Beach
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The customer service is outstanding, this is a place where many locals go because they care about the customer. The owners are always there and are incredible people. The food is hands down the best on the island. Love the Big Fish style seafood! Thanks

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North Canton, Ohio
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94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently had lunch at Big Fish. The restaurant is very attractively decorated. Our waiter was efficient although not overly friendly. We were the only ones in the restaurant so I was surprised that our food took quite a while to arrive. However, once our fish tacos were served, I decided it was worth the wait. They were really delicious.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good and the service was excellent just not much for atmosphere in a strip mall and the restaurant is dividend into several rooms.

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Thank bricky1986
Madisonville, LA
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213 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't give many five stars but I can't find anything bad to say Even though it's in a strip center once you're inside you quickly forget that - it is beautifully decorated and very cozy. Our waiter Jeffery was top of the line. Very friendly and knowledgeable and extremely efficient. The food could not be better. Three of us... More 

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Thank JimR459
Kansas City
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate dinner at the Big Fish. Our server was excellent. He added a great deal to the dining experience. The food was good. Most of our party ordered seafood but I wanted some beef. I ordered the ribeye. It was huge and tasted delicious. The prices were slightly higher than average but the atmosphere was a step up too

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Thank Silkey51
Evanston, Illinois
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27 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just paid $50 (w/ tax& tip) for a very bad lunch. We each had a glass of house Merlot to start--at happy hour prices, why not. Bad, bad decision as it was raw and obviously very cheap wine. We shared a Salmon and avocado sushi roll. OK, but the salmon was stringy and not sushi grade. My husband had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $35
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Thai, American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25814 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3842
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-5516
Description
Big Fish offers a vast variety of FRESH seafood, premium cut steaks, and a very desirable sushi menu. We have a large wine and cocktail menu. Our open-kitchen concept creates a nice buzz. We have beautiful bar setting for meeting friends and clients. Our courtyard is great for beautiful days and evenings. Let us help you make Big Fish your #1 dining choice!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?