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“Ain't nothing like the real thing baby!” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Acme Oyster House

Acme Oyster House
Ranked #4 of 15 Restaurants in Sandestin
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Bar, Seafood, American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: located at the Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin
Mobile, Alabama
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92 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Ain't nothing like the real thing baby!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2013

In an exclusive resort area such as Baytowne Wharf, this is not a sit down and eat restaurant. Not very clean and crowded seating. Being a retired chef from NOLA I may have higher expectations........but if you carry the name ACME, you had better bring your A game. Their gumbo wasn't from "down da bayou", but the raw oysters were passable. If you are looking for a quick bite and like Abita beer, this place is OK.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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English first
Miramar Beach, Florida
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“A Touch of New Orleans At Miramar Beach”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2013

There's nothing especially notable about this dining experience. They draw good crowds at this tourist location of Baytowne Villiage. The "Po Boy" shrimp and oyster sandwiches are okay. The Abita Beer makes a nice beverage to accompany it all.

Visited October 2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“LOVE”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2013

The food is great and a must if you are in the Village. Sit at the bar and the cooks will hook you up with free oysters every now and then as they prepare them.

Visited March 2013
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Atlanta, GA
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great Lunch”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2013

Server was friendly and attentive, the food was tasty, came quickly and was a great price! We were out shopping and wanted a nice lunch away from the normal sandwich and they did not disappoint!

Visited April 2013
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Nice atmosphere, very dirty”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013 via mobile

Great atmosphere with tv's to watch and casual dining. But the floors and tabletops were nasty. My 9 year old was so grossed out by the leftover food and debris on the floor he lost his appetite and refused to eat his food as a result. My husband and I split the platter for two, but with everything fried and piled high on the plate, had to stop eating...so stuffed...this is really for 4. And food was average.

    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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