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Market By The Bay

365 Greeno Rd S, Fairhope, AL 36532-1904
+1 251-929-7203
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried seafood” (14 reviews)
“po boy” (17 reviews)
“fries” (20 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
365 Greeno Rd S, Fairhope, AL 36532-1904
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Large portions and fresh seafood! They gave fast and friendly service. Enjoyed the poboy sandwiches.

Thank BrabhamFamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch after golf with a local. Got gumbo and fried shrimp both were excellent. Would recommend highly. Don't let outside fool you

Thank robhendry
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place was recommended by a co-worker who said it wasn't fancy but very good. She was correct on both counts. I had a fried oyster PoBoy with coleslaw and fries. The coleslaw was the best I've ever had. It was finely shredded; almost like...More

Thank SmartBlonde132
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The very best cole slaw ever. I get it for take out and always when dining the. the fish tacos are wonderful as well

Thank mariecalder
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Market By The Bay has th friendliest staff and th best seafood! Service is quick and efficient! The best fried crab claws ever!

Thank rodneyandethlynm
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The best fried oysters anywhere year after year! The rest of the food is just as good. Every time we come the service is consistently excellent.

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Great food! So glad we found this little gem. Fries, Onion rings, fried pickles, and shrimp were all excellent. Hope to visit again!

Thank Juanita S
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The best oyster poboys I have ever had!!--and I've had a lot of 'em. The oysters are lightly breaded and fried just right. So many oyster that I could hardly close the sandwich. The place is very basic, the staff was very nice --great lunch...More

Thank jbfoster67
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a good, quick place to get seafood, not pricy or fancy since we had our two grandsons aged three and two in tow. We asked locals and were told to definitely try The Market By The Sea. It was perfect for...More

Thank Joy G
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Looking for a simple dinner not too far,we followed the suggestion of our hotel's front desk agent and were delighted with this little gem. The gumbo was delicious and the fried food (which is a special travel treat) was fried to perfection. After enjoying our...More

Thank Joanne E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Greeno Rd S, Fairhope, AL 36532-1904
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-7203
  • E-mail