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Gulf Island Grill

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244 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6502
+1 251-968-4440
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10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Minnesota
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72 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had just arrived to the Gulf Shores and stopped for lunch on our way to our condo. We love oysters, and don't get them very often, living in Minnesota, so we came to the right place. We had a fried oyster basket with Fries served with sweet hushpuppies. We would definitely recommend this place.

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Thank Wendy M
Mobile, Alabama
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gulf Island Grill is one of those places that have been there so long you tend to overlook it. My family and I vist the beach often. We arrived late one night and decided to try the Grill because it was so close to us. BOY!! We never knew what we were missing. Everything we had was great. The tropical... More 

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Thank Terri E
Saginaw, Michigan
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here two years in a row now, while on vacation, we absolutely love the atmosphere and food at this restaurant.

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Thank ladjro
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have decided that this is our favorite spot on the Gulf Coast . The atmosphere is awesome, it's really beachy and the food is spectacular. It's a must for groups and Families because they always try to accommodate from what we can tell. Very friendly staff.

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Thank fredo111
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and was expecting just burgers and fries, but what we got was so much more. I ordered the parmesan crusted grouper and it was great. My husband ordered the grouper with some kind of seafood spicy sauce, he lived it too. Quaint, laid back, good service!

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Thank Amanda B
Tuscaloosa
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was slow. Fried pickles were great! I ordered crab claws with french fries. The crab claws was just okay, not real good. Bad aftertaste. The French fries was straight up nasty. My son said the chicken fingers was pretty good. My husband was not satisfied with his hamburger. Will not be back.

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Thank April B
Arkansas
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice fun day. We had a party of 10 and we had a great time. We went in around 5 and was promptly taken to a table. We had teenagers with us and they had a very attentive waiter who was very good with them because they asked a lot of questions. The atmosphere was great to talk and still... More 

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Thank suavesgirl
Rock Island, Illinois
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Very few sit down restaurants in the area that provide food service after 10. This one purports to do so however when we arrived at 11 we found service completely lacking. We were promptly seated. We had to ask for someone to take our drink order. We had to ask the status of our drinks. They only brought our coke... More 

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Thank Joesix
Milan, Illinois
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was our last night in Gulf Shores. Part of our group had eaten lunch here several days earlier and said it was delicious and very reasonable. I had a seafood dish that was wonderful and the drinks were good also.

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Thank beverlywassenhove
Taylorsville
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Just like trying new places out. It was a little pricey for my taste, we got the baby back ribs with jerk bbq. It was very good, had a side of hush puppies and they were hard as a rock. When we had gone it was not busy, there probably was 2 other tables there and our Waiter was no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6502
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-968-4440

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?