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Gulf Shores Steamer

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27267 Perdido Beach Blvd Ste 115, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3239
+1 251-948-6344
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Columbus, Mississippi
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are visiting the Gulf Shores area for the Mardi Gras weekend, and we wanted to have the best Royal Reds shrimp, so we took a local's suggestion and were very happy we did. The Gulf Shores Steamer certainly deserves its outstanding reputation. We had the little steamer platter for two, and it was an enormous quantity of wonderful seafood.... More 

Thank JerryLavoie
United States
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75 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is not fried, which is good, it was OK, but have had better. They weren't busy, but the service was slow and didn't seem to care about the customers. There are better places to eat in the area.

Thank 350Linda
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food ok, service OK but all and all there is way better food on the area. Server seemed flustered. Did not bring special small plate menu until requested​ Felt a little like we were an annoyance not a customer

Thank Susan H
Orange Beach, Alabama
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy my time with Jeff and Ashley at Gulf Shires Steamer! Great place to have a quick drink or sit down for a great meal. Healthy Steamed and Grilled, no fried food here! They do have food for land lovers as well. Love, love love me some Steamer!

1 Thank Doug A
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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83 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Nothing is fried. Great mussels,big red's, snow crab and fresh local fish are found in this restaurant. Casual atmosphere with great staff to help you find a great fish a a reasonable price. It is a favorite place of all that visit the area.

1 Thank cjcalve
Winchester, Tennessee
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

Very dissatisfied. I have been going there for years since they were in Gulf Shores. I always order the big reds shrimp. This time they had no taste. They were hard to peel and seemed to not be fresh. They gave me another order after I complained. The new ones were not any better. Sad to say but I will... More 

Thank tnredhead2016
New Orleans, Louisiana
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016

Have been going to this restaurant since it was actually in Gulf Shores and used to love it. This time not so much . Raw oysters were beyond tiny-not their fault but could have warned us. Steamed shrimp not up to par either. Corn and potatoes cold and no flavor. Sorry -used to be great.

Thank Foodat
Biloxi, Mississippi
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Shared a 1# plate of royal red shrimp. They were hard to peel and fell apart. Drawn butter was some sort of concoction, not sure what, but was not clarified butter. The shrimp left an awful after taste, I think they were old shrimp and overcooked to boot.

Thank Pat L
Richmond, Canada
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit and it was just as great as our first visit! Two of us split the crab stuffed whitefish and did not leave hungry. Sits on the canal leading to the intercoastal waterway. After our meal we took a nice walk on the docks throughout the marina.

Thank sally s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

The absolute best crab legs I've ever eaten anywhere. Staff is friendly. Kriztena is a sweetheart. Visited over Thanksgiving holiday frequently. Every third night!!! At least. Had crab legs, stuffed shrimp, and corn and seafood bisque. Supreme! Last night had chocolate pie and it was melt in your mouth. Will be back, and back, and back. This restaurant will guide... More 

Thank SuefromARK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27267 Perdido Beach Blvd Ste 115, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3239
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-6344

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