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5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
+1 251-981-3547
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  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We've tried Flippers a couple of times. The seafood is typical frozen fare. The burgers are sloppy and over-priced. Its off the beaten path, on the water, and you get some free ice cream, but the highlights end there.

Thank Truman S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sautéed crab claws for appetizer. The yellow finned tuna is amazing. The free homemade ice cream for dessert is great !! Make sure and order a bushwhacker !!!

Thank youngfather14
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was at the open air Tiki Bar at Flippers enjoying the live music . Was hungry and discover that I could get a meal , not just appetizers . I had the fried Alabama shrimp , served with rice pilaf and veggies. The best...More

Thank slim not
Reviewed 1 week ago

We like to go here by boat for lunch. Nice place with good seafood. Service has always been good. I little out of the way so its not always covered up by tourists in the summer.

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time to eat here. We were seated looking out to wolf bay. Beautiful day. My burger was good. My wife said her Rueben was delicious. Free ice cream with strawberry topping was very good. I'd go back just to eat ice cream.

Thank BamaDiver05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place to enjoy a water view. We had the bacon wrapped filet and the ribeye and both were fantastic . The smoked Gouda grits were a big hit. We finished it off with the homemade key lime pie. This was probably one...More

Thank Randall C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the best-est raw oysters to the most incredible fish and chips (EVER!) - this was a recommendation from a fellow OBA visitor and we were not disappointed. We are making plans for a return trip and we hope to find you here!

Thank gjnerak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I split a Caesar Salad for an appetizer, one of the best we have had! She ordered a blackened grouper sandwich with fries, and I ordered a pound of steamed Gulf Shrimp. The grouper was very good, albeit very thin. My shrimp were...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My brother said Flippers was one of his favorite places to eat in Orange Beach and now I know why! The food is delicious, the staff is very friendly and accommodating and the view is beautiful!!! And as if that's not enough, they give their...More

Thank djadams85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw Flippers from a boat trip we took and we lucked out! The waiter was great and offered wonderful suggestions! The coconut shrimp appetizer was gone in seconds when the kids tried and my southwestern grouper was amazing. This was the 1 night in...More

Thank Michelle I
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
does flippers have a seafood buffet?
30 August 2016|
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Response from J D | Reviewed this property |
Do not believe they do .. menu was good.
Do you have gluten-free options? My husband has celiac disease and cannot have glutten.
9 December 2015|
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Response from R J | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I can not answer that one...I would suggest calling the restaurant and checking with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-3547
Next to Dolphin Express and some other dolphin seeing cruise boats. The seafood was very, very fresh....Excellent.