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Half Shell Oyster House

125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
+1 228-432-5050
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oyster sampler” (121 reviews)
“redfish” (118 reviews)
“crab cakes” (131 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I really hate to write bad reviews but I can not in all honestly write a good review for them. The staff did not act as if they wanted to wait on any one. The oysters were ok at best. I must say I won't...More

Thank vblank5178
Reviewed 3 days ago

The oysters are great. Try the sampler platter. All very good. The po boys have too much bread and are big and difficult to eat even after cutting them in half. Have only eaten there twice so I can't rate the other food, but I...More

Thank Norma_and_Vince
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grilled oysters were great !! All other seafood fresh and well prepared !! The staff was awesome !! I will definitely be back next time I'm in Biloxi !!!!

Thank tedl753
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read rave reviews on TripAdvisor, we chose Half Shell to celebrate our 54th anniversary. I called days ahead to request priority seating and informed them it was our anniversary, hoping for a nice table. We were seated directly in front of the stairs, upstairs....More

1  Thank m0nap3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My niece's and I enjoyed a most outstanding evening and meal at this fabulous restaurant. I really enjoyed the "Red Fish" and "Fried Oysters".

Thank O2654FJmiket
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gumbo was fabulous, oysters were great, blackened fish was nicely spiced. Comfortable restaurant, not noisy, accommodating staff!!

Thank ttkura
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best seafood I've had in quite awhile. I had all the specials of the day and was not disappointed at all. Definitely recommend to anyone visiting Biloxi.

Thank Paula W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my go-to place for taking out-of-town friends for seafood. We usually go to this location, though sometimes we stray over to the Gulfport location. The French Quarter vibe/décor is consistent (with local artists featured on the walls in some areas). The service is...More

Thank itisjustus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best meal of our trip. Oyster sampler was amazing. Entrees were also really fresh with a large amount of shrimp on salads for price.

Thank erica d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate dinner at the bar and had a great time talking with the shuckers! I recommend the Oysters Orleans. Best cooked oysters I've ever had. I had the herb crusted grouper for my dinner. Wonderful! Also, they have a good wine list. If you...More

Thank Kimberly W
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Questions & Answers
Jerry G
28 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin F | Property representative |
Absolutely, we are open normal hours on Easter Sunday, in fact we normally open the doors a little before 11 just to get folks in and seated if there's a line outside.
15 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin F | Property representative |
You can see the water from the right spot in either location, however in both locaations we are a couple blocks off of the Gulf, so the view of the water isn't the best.
22 February 2017|
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Response from carviana v | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not. I just called yesterday. They can have you on the list, but no for reservation. Just so they know you will be coming and they will call ya to remind you. However on the weekends that are busy, you will wait... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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: 125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Biloxi
  • Phone Number: +1 228-432-5050
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