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Wintzell's Oyster House

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202 Tallapoosa St, Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa, Montgomery, AL 36104
+1 334-262-4257
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 10:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Montgomery, Alabama
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have eaten there Two times, . I lived in Mobile and that is how I think of the business. I love Gumbo, but am not enamored by the style or quantity of the food. Service has been less than sparkling. Nothing bad or outstanding , but that is the point, not outstanding, Prices are not cheap. Seems to be... More 

Thank West M
Montgomery, Alabama
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This was some of the best seafood I have ever put in my mouth. Gourmet level food. A large variety of foods. Want break the budget, but maybe if you are on a per diem, but it is a must go in you are staying down town at one of their find hotels.

Thank ronniewiseman
Harrison Twp
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298 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

During the conference this year we gave Wintzell's two dinners and left both thinking average. The service was so-so and not interested in the customer. There was no evening rush as their had been a year ago and think it starts with the service making a good meal average. I had the gumbo one night the the Low Country Boil... More 

Thank John W
Saucier, Mississippi
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100 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

went for the oyster sampler, it was okay. got the fish of the day, Swordfish, son got fish tacos daughter in law got a shrimp poboy and husband got a poboy. this was over $100

Thank Darinda P
Orange Beach, Alabama
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Enjoyable restaurant in Montgomery, AL. When it is cooler weather, it is nice to sit outside at this place. Good food and nice atmosphere.

Thank Charity C
Montgomery, Alabama
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114 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Nice place to get some seafood. We had fish, shrimp and salads and all enjoyed their meals. It is downtown so easy to walk to events in town.

Thank bless235
Montgomery, Alabama
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

I have eaten there a couple of times. I lived in Mobile, where it originated . For some reason this is not the same, It isn't a bad or sub par, it just does not impress me. I would rather go to Red Lobster, or BoneFish.

Thank West M
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went here to eat in a covered area outside due to imminent rain and we had our dog. Quite surprisingly we had great service and really good meals. I had bacon-wrapped grilled shrimp that was cooked just right and had a sliver of jalapeño - delicious. I usually don't eat fried food but had to try... More 

Thank Terry K
Ozark, Alabama
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We sort of found this place by accident while walking around the downtown area. Pleasant surprise. We ordered the "Oyster Combination" and found it very good. Found service to be a bit slow but the food is great. We sat outside and I think our waitress may have been a bit overwhelmed as she had tables inside as well.

Thank Stang315
MOBILE Alabama
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121 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

I have already posted a bad review on here but was in Montgomery again and thought I would try the restaurant one more time. The service was much better this time, we had a young lady (Crystal) that was much better then the last time we were in just a few weeks earlier, Can't say the food was any better,... More 

Thank Lilbama

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Tallapoosa St, Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa, Montgomery, AL 36104
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-262-4257
A Gulf Coast tradition since 1938. Serving the best oysters . . . fried, stewed & nude.

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