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Blue Marlin Restaurant

8594 US Highway 98, Fairhope, AL 36532-5806
+1 251-928-5673
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“flounder” (15 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
8594 US Highway 98, Fairhope, AL 36532-5806
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made reservations two weeks in advance for my husband's 80th birthday. When we arrived, no one seemed to know about our reservation. Not to worry - the server quickly set us up in a private room, and she did a fabulous job taking care...More

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A local had shared that this was their fave, so we went the extra miles and backroads to find that this was just an average diner to us. Not much to say other than it was ok - Alligator bites were tough.... but everything else...More

Thank CruiseLuvr80
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We stopped in after a day of travel upon the recommendation of our innkeeper. The atmosphere is not great (cheap dark paneling) but the food was good. The salad dressing was homemade and very nice. I had fried oysters and my husband had the popcorn...More

Thank 3dogtilley
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We used to make this a must stop on the way to the beaches. Off the beaten path with great food and a family atmosphere

Thank Wilson G
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My family loves the Blue Marlin. The whole fried flounder is my fave (also delicious broiled). The sides are always seasoned well and tastes great. The food is freshly prepared, so don't go in a hurry. If they are busy, it may take a few...More

Thank Planet0614
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We have gone past the Blue Marlin Restaurant in years past and never stopped. This winter, we decided to try it out. This is an excellent restaurant and Irene, the owner, is an outstanding cook, a lovely lady and very welcoming to her guests! The...More

1  Thank PSUMaggie
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Well, I had given this place five stars on our first visit. This visit was very disappointing. Becky gave us wonderful, friendly service during our first visit. Our second was for our anniversary. We walked in and were greeted from behind the counter, and were...More

Thank 667Susan
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is a very busy little rustic restaurant outside oFairhope proper. Lots of local people eat here and the place was packed. There were four of us and when we arrived it took a few minutes before anyone acknowledged us as we stood by the...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We always enjoy this very casual dining spot. Great fried oysters, shrimp, flounder served with slaw and choice of potatoes, even sweet potato fries!

Thank Colette W
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Service was great and tip and food s4 group of 22 was expensive handy stuffed fish was not great overall it was worth half what we paid and we are all experienced local seafood carnivores will never go back.

Thank stevendarkhorse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 21:00
Thursday
15:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8594 US Highway 98, Fairhope, AL 36532-5806
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-928-5673
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