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Wintzell's Oyster House

605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
+1 251-432-4605
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (482 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Fast food, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good, not great. The special of the day was very good but, again, not fantastic. Service could have been better.

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I realize that when your preference for shrimp and oysters is deep fried, it’s pretty hard to differentiate between one seafood restaurant from another. We had the oysters and shrimp combo and it was pretty good. The bartenders were very good but the whole dining...More

Thank Retired1811
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just dined with a group of six friends and everyone came away very happy. From the fried dill pickles (a bowl piled high with chips, not a few spears) to the raw oysters (sweet and just the right brine) to the fish tacos (three stuffed...More

Thank Chip J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been before but without Better Half. He loved it so much we went twice in three days. The raw oysters were plump and perfectly served: lemon, cocktail sauce, extra horseradish, plus crackers and a few different hot sauces on the table. The char-grilled oysters...More

Thank mumtosome
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent. Our waitress Mariah, forgot everything. She forgot our bread, our drinks, our cutlery, our plates, hell I think she forgot our party of 7... I had to get another waitress to go find out our waitress 😒. She totally stressed us...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heard so much about this place prior to visiting. During our 1 night stay in Mobile before our cruise, my family of 12 decided to check this place out. Food was great, chargrilled oysters were awesome. We did not care for the gumbo though. The...More

Thank TayloredTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat at Wintzell's several times a month. The seafood is always fresh and well prepared. Service is quick, but you can enjoy a good draft beer while you wait. I always look forward to going back.

Thank JackJanecky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in the mood for shrimp and went to Wintzell’s. I was seated quickly, but waited and waited for acknowledgement. After 10 min, a waitress said she would be back to take my order. Other tables were seated after me and ordered long before...More

Thank morelqueen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the seafood and was not disappointed. Located in the historic area of Mobile lots of other restaurants. Had the fried shrimp which was very fresh and well prepared . Electric atmosphere, lots of locals dining here. Easy parking in a busy...More

Thank crossbowhealth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love orysters, this is your place to go. I go because they have the best steamed shrimp around. They are spicy but only here in mobiie on Airport blvd. y husband says their chicken baskets are good.

Thank patbishop011246
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Questions & Answers
1 July 2017|
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Response from Lori F | Reviewed this property |
I believe happy hour is from 4-6 or 7. We were there earlier in the day for lunch and was pleasantly surprised.
3 March 2017|
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Response from K Kann L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have specials during the week and on weekends. And yes they have happy hour in the early evening....and if you are there right before, they might just grandfather you in!!!
6 November 2016|
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Response from Heidi H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do alot of catering.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-432-4605
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