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Shrimp Basket

6154 U S Highway 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-5902
+1 601-450-0900
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“hush puppies” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (18 reviews)
“corn fritter” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
6154 U S Highway 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-5902
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed August 18, 2017

We have eaten here several times and each time the food has been really good, but the service not so good. I usually get the fried shrimp salad with a side of hush puppies. The portions are quite large so I frequently share with someone...More

Thank beckbeck72
Reviewed August 16, 2017

My eleven year old granddaughter loves shrimp, so decided to take her to a restaurant named "Shrimp Basket". It was early afternoon on Saturday and there were less than twenty customers seated, as I looked around, the interior just seemed old and a little frayed,...More

Thank HRD1942
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Not bad for a quick seafood meal. No frills but good food. Would definitely recommend. Great location with easy access.

Thank Bob55197
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to have lunch here because we live on the gulf coast and frequent the gulf shores location a lot. I was mortified at the condition of this restaurant it was dirty even though only two tables were in the restaurant....More

2  Thank Nikki G
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Only 3 tables busy in restaurant. Immediately upon walking in at 3:30p.m. restaurant was messy, papers on floor, several tables with dirty dishes, other messy with food. We were seated but no one approached for several minutes. I ordered the special of the day "all...More

1  Thank d b
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

We sincerely apologize for the unpleasant experience you had while at our restaurant! We strive to provide excellent service in all of our restaurants and hate to hear that this was not the case for you. We hope you will give us a second chance...More

Reviewed April 15, 2017

I'd like to be able to give a thorough review. However - we arrived about 2:00 - hardly rush hour. We waited approximately 3 minutes for anyone to acknowledge we needed a table. It only got worse - we were seated at a table immediately...More

Thank 155patriciab
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

We sincerely apologize for the unpleasant experience you had while at our restaurant! We strive to provide excellent service in all of our restaurants and hate to hear that this was not the case for you. We hope you will give us a second chance...More

Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

It is by the university so I imagine that's a large part of their customer base as well as staff. The food is fried and reasonably priced. The fried corn thing was amazing! The key lime pie was pretty good as well. They provided all...More

Thank LauraLazewski
Reviewed December 31, 2016

You have to give Shrimp Basket a 4 fork rating on the blacken shrimp and cheese grits it was very good and spiced just right. Service was very good and price was good.

Thank wild1876
Reviewed November 24, 2016

We went for lunch and Maddy our server was very attentive. Three of us ordered the poboy special with sandwich, side & drink for $8.99 and my grandson ordered the fried crawfish basket. My blackened shrimp had no seasoning and were more like broiled and...More

Thank Bchgrl9
Reviewed October 6, 2016

I wish it was in my town, I would go there a lot. Fresh seafood at a very good price. Friendly staff. Nothing but good things to say about it.

1  Thank Pauluno
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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 - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6154 U S Highway 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-5902
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Hattiesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 601-450-0900
Description
Our menu encompasses a great variety of original seafood and local favorites. Ranging from shrimp, fish, crab claws, and crawfish, we also provide po-boys, chicken, and sandwiches for land lovers. Don't forget about our specialty Roasted Red Pepper Bama Sauce over Fettuccine pasta! The goal at the Shrimp Basket is to provide enjoyable, affordable service to each and every one of our guests at whichever restaurant they choose to dine in. This is accomplished by our professional and well-trained staff working together to ensure that your memories are the best that they can be at the Shrimp Basket. It is no surprise that our popularity has magnified among locals and tourists alike as we continue to expand along the Gulf Coast. We are grillin', steamin', and fryin' for you!
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