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Mud Bugs
Ranked #110 of 166 Restaurants in Gulf Shores
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: 4 Blocks from the beach on your right hand side going north on hwy 59
Reviewed August 27, 2013

The music was great! There was karaoke going on when we first got there and my friends and I enjoyed it and the music played by DJ Casper. The people were fun (seems like there were a lot of us out-of-towners there that weekend) but there is a POLE and it was quite amusing to see the different folks that attempted to dance on it. Overall, we had a GREAT time and met some awesome people.

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Reviewed June 30, 2013

I am from gulf shores. I know what all it has to offer, and have been going here for years. It's pretty dark, but that is what makes the atmosphere. It's not the hang out, or live bait it's the bug. The drinks are a good price, and I always have a good time. The bartenders are friendly and the locals are friendly. This is the spot that people in the service industry go when they get done with a long day. This is a good place to unwind.

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1  Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

I don't know if we went at the wrong time, but we were freaked out by this place. It was very dark and looked like a strip club. It looked shady. The weird thing was that our waiter at another restaurant recommended it for nightlife. He also said that the food was good. Maybe we just didn't give it a chance, but if you are looking for elegant cocktails on the pier, this is not the place.

1  Thank Teacheroftigers
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Kamil M, Owner at Mud Bugs, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2013

We're sorry you were intimidated by our atmosphere; we pride ourselves on being different from the trendy, overly-priced 'cocktails by the pier' bars that you see so often in beach towns. We'd love for you to come give us another try the next time you're up for seeing the most interesting characters in town and dancing your butt off....we'll even give ya a flashlight if our dark bar scares ya too much :)

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Reviewed April 11, 2013

Looking for oysters stopped here. Shucker not in yet but pig roast was ready. Fair!! Typical resort bar dark, dirty and loaded with locals. Beer cold but would not return!

1  Thank Skip T
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Kamil M, Owner at Mud Bugs, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2013

Unfortunately our 'shucker' started at 3pm, sorry you missed out...we have AMAZING oysters; we hope you'll come back sometime and get to sample them!

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Reviewed March 22, 2013

Good people and food. Just the music was not all the best that nite. Techno music is ok but change it up a little.

Thank RuebushKL
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