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Doc's Seafood Shack and Oyster Bar

26029 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried shrimp” (309 reviews)
“seafood” (229 reviews)
“hush puppies” (70 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26029 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful little restaurant that has never disappointed. Returned here tonight with my wife and was highly pleased. Service was a little slow, but food was excellent. We split the boiled shrimp appetizer which was very large and cooked perfectly. The seafood platter and cup of...More

Thank Trenton R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had been to this area multiple times and had never eaten here. We enjoyed it very much and was just what we wanted. If you like simple dining with fried food this is the place. I had the pick two and chose fried clam...More

Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The fried shrimp were great. Other members of had the fried chicken and said it was great. One had the gumbo and said it was as good as he had ever had. The slaw is very good but the fries were just OK. Have been...More

Thank oldtomp
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been here on different vacations and the food was awesome each time. Everything was cooked perfectly and the waiters were friendly and kept making sure we had everything we needed to have a good meal.

Thank tammiew798
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Read the good reviews and a recommendation from my cousin, we desided to try this restaurant. Trying different restaurants is a family favorite. With all the good reviews figured that we could not get anything we didn't like. Let's start with the pros. My wife...More

Thank Troy T
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Gulf Shores location was closed so off to this, the original location on a Friday night. We thought we were early. We thought we would be ahead of the crowd .... well, this is one of the most popular places in town. Plan to...More

Thank Arkansastraveler69
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sometimes you just want fried chicken and Doc's has the best on the beach. However, don't forget their seafood options. This place is always full of locals who know good food at a good price.

Thank Peripatetic_Engineer
Reviewed 6 days ago

So...we tried to go to the gulf shores location only to find a closed sign. Next night we go to the orange beach location and have success. The other location looks much nicer, but they had the best fried shrimp I've ever had. Worth the...More

Thank C_Ky_Traveller_
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very popular place. Laid back and casual. Extremely friendly server and the food was served fast considering the crowd. Small cups of horseradish are on the table. Mix with ketchup and Worcestershire sauce to make your own cocktail sauce. Most meals are served with two...More

Thank Biz&LeisureTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a short vaca so of course have to go out for seafood while at the beach! We went at an odd hour so there was absolutely no wait which was awesome. Our waitress was very friendly and our meals were fabulous. Created my own...More

Thank isasamoto
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Terry H
4 July 2016|
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Response from nanaandpop2015 | Reviewed this property |
No get there early. First come first served. If only a couple look for bar seating! Great way to talk with locals!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26029 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: 251-967-4800
  • E-mail
Tantalize your taste buds with a taste of the Gulf Coast from Doc's Seafood Shack & Oyster Bar - Seafood Menu. Try one of our two locations in either Orange Beach or Gulf Shores featuring fresh seafood, and generous seafood platter portions. Offering tasty entrees, including, freshly cooked seafood, Doc's world famous fried shrimp, seafood platters, fried fish, seafood gumbo, raw oysters, chicken fingers, onion rings, cold draft beer and big ol' deep water royal red shrimp, plus more.
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