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“don't eat here”
Review of Shrimp Basket

Shrimp Basket
Ranked #6 of 253 Restaurants in Gulfport
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
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!
Jackson, Mississippi
1 review
“don't eat here”
Reviewed December 2, 2013

Don't eat here.

Quality only so-so, quantity terrible compared to Shrimp Baskets in Mobile and
Gulf Shores. Manager could not have cared less.

Picture on tripadvisor site is not a picture of the interior of the restaurant; picture
is as misleading as the Shrimp Basket name on the sign is.

Plenty of good seafood restaurants on the Miss Gulf Coast. Shrimp Basket
Gulfport isn't one of them.

Don't eat here.

JR Semmes

  • Visited December 2013
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English first
mississippi
Level 6 Contributor
110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Small portions”
Reviewed November 19, 2013

This was my first time to this popular chain . I found the prices high and the portions small. The oysters were fresh but very small. The shrimp was tasty . The food was greasy . I think the oil needed changing.

Visited September 2013
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San Francisco, California
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“All You can Eat Shrimp”
Reviewed November 11, 2013

Our staff members have dined in the Mobile and Gulfport locations in the past. Recently we brought four employees into the Mobile location for lunch. Each time the food was really good. However, the service was somewhat slow. The break between ordering and being served could be somewhat quicker, especially during lunch. However, the waitstaff are friendly and helpful.

Staff members have tried the all you can eat shrimp special in Mobile and Gulfport locations and have been completely satisfied.

  • Visited September 2013
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Ardmore, Alabama
Level 6 Contributor
224 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Average”
Reviewed November 6, 2013

Average is probably the correct term for this place. I thought the shrimp etouffee was a bit greasy, but it tasted ok. The blackened fish could have been a bit spicier for my taste. The shrimp cole slaw wasn't any different than regular slaw, so I'm not sure what the point was. The beer was cold.

  • Visited November 2013
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Gulfport, Mississippi
Level 5 Contributor
39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Always good!”
Reviewed November 5, 2013

I have eaten here many times in the past year, the prices are right, and the food is always good! I typically try to avoid “chain” restaurants, but this one keeps me and my family coming back.

  • Visited October 2013
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