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The Royal Scam

72 S Royal St, Mobile, AL 36602-3204
+1 251-432-7226
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak sandwich” (33 reviews)
“mango salad” (17 reviews)
“roasted duck” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72 S Royal St, Mobile, AL 36602-3204
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1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and wonderful service. Would return here happily. Right across the street from the Renaissance Riverview

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Probably the best steak I’ve had in 6 months. A little pricey but nice atmosphere, good service. Ordered the land & sea & a nice glass of house merlot

Thank Nancycupp
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

After a late afternoon land & water cruise on The Gulf Coast Ducks Amphibious tour vehicle we were looking for food and drink. Friends had recommended The Royal Scam and we were Downtown already so we checked it out. We were seated in the bar...More

1  Thank onefjef2016
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

After a nice anniversary weekend at the Battle House, we strolled 2 blocks down Royal street to check out The Royal Scam...sure glad we did! We started with gumbo and soup of the day, shrimp and artichoke. Wow, what a start! The gumbo was some...More

Thank PascagoulaRon
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We ate from the Special of the Day. The bowl of Crab Bisque was excellent. The Pork chop with a Blackberry/Jalapeno sauce was excellent. It also came with asparagus and creamed potatoes. Service was great and we will be back again soon.

Thank Ladye A
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This was a higher end restaurant but the food was excellent. The dishes were unique but also they offered the standard fare with a touch of uniqueness/ The service and staff were excellent and very attentive without being overly so. It was within walking distance...More

Thank eevaughan
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first time here. Laragh, the bartender, suggested we get the steak sandwich and the duck panini. She also suggested we get a variety of sides to try. I got the duck which I thought was very good. With it I got a...More

Thank Two_Wilsons
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Easy walk from the Fort Conde Inn. I ate at the bar. Carving protein and veggies so I ordered the crab cake appetizer followed by the filet and asparagus. My waitress/bartender was on the ball and very friendly. Zero complaints and I had a really...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Great food wonderful staff! We could not find a parking space and staff told us a wonderful place to park.

Thank mpassm0re
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The service was great right from the beginning. The employees were very attentive. The service was prompt and the meal was superb. Well executed and a beautiful presentation. Would definetely recommend anyone to visit and enjoy as much as we have.

Thank Maria D
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Response from Carrie C | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Machelle B | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the actual restaurant. I just ate there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 S Royal St, Mobile, AL 36602-3204
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-432-7226
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