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Boiling Pot

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5300 Halls Mill Rd, Mobile, AL 36619
+1 251-602-8405
10:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Fort Benning, Georgia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Went there today, and was quite dissapointed to find the place closed. The Boiling pot was always busy at this location. Always a generous portion. From what I understand their Airport Bl location is still open.

Thank farg0ne
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great Seafood with large portions. The poorboy are literally packed with tasty fried seafood. Graet lunch spot.

Thank Trigerfish
Mobile, Alabama
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

There is no need to visit the big fancy seafood restaurants in the Mobile area to get great seafood. This locally owned tucked away restaurant puts big taste at a reasonable price on your table. Get the royal red shrimp when available. Excellent selection of Poboys on good French bread.

Thank cp499
Everglades City, Florida
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

I have been stopping by this place for about 7 years and it never disappoints the shrimp poboy is always my go to sandwich it will fill you up and you will leave with extra the shrimp are perfect not over cooked and a ton of them on your sandwich. I have ate a lot of these all over Florida... More 

Thank Down South A
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Although it lacked in customer service, the food was great. I will be going back. A. Little pricey for the 10.00 poboy that had no fries on the side.

Thank jculpepper13
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

On a recent business trip to Mobile Alabama I got a craving for boiled crawfish. They were out of season so I had to settle for something different. I came across this place by accident and even though you do not have table service the food was great, and the staff was friendly and helpful. You get more food than... More 

Thank Dayne B
Griffin, Georgia, United States
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105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

I wanted some seafood for dinner and this place was recommended. The service was great, very friendly. You order at the counter, get your number, sit down and they call your number for you to come get your food. It is cooked fresh when you order, so this is a huge plus. i ordered the combo of fried shrimp, fish,... More 

Thank the955iman
Tallahassee, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

Ordered the full Shrimp Po'Boy, crab bites and fries. Enough food for 4 people! It was great. We heard you get a lot of food for the money and you do. The Po'Boy was about $20 but soooo much shrimp. We'll be back!!!

Thank MrsJJones
Saraland, Alabama
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2014

If you don't have a big appetite, then I wouldn't recommend Boiling Pot. However, if you love great seafood and a lot of it, then The Boiling Pot is the place to go. If you leave here hungry then it's your own fault. Everything I have ever had here was great. My new favorite is the surf and turf and... More 

Thank austintanner
Mobile, Alabama
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2014

Good Value for your dollar. Generous helping. Good food. Good variety. Don't order dinner meals if you are on a diet or are not really hungry. Lunch will totally fill you up. I believe they cook your food the moment you order it. It will be fresh but you should not expect fast food service. Pick up your food, find... More 

Thank Dee P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5300 Halls Mill Rd, Mobile, AL 36619
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-602-8405

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