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Shrimp Basket

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9265 Highway 49, Gulfport, MS 39503-4255
+1 228-214-0001
11:00 - 21:00
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Ellisville, Mississippi
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

friendly service and great food eaten here several times and never had a bad meal !!!! if your in gulfport ,ms. try this place

Thank tbonekid1
Acme, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1st time at this restaurant, we were greeted and seated immediately. We had put our food order in and waited, and waited, and waited.......over an hour. Hubby finally stopped the waitress (who was very nice and apologetic) and ask her what was taking so long for our order, apparently the cook just didn't make it.... After about another 15-20 minutes,... More 

Thank TAMember02042014
Mandeville, Louisiana
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139 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

all u can eat shrimp pretty bad. tried twice to no avail. rock hard overcooked shrimp. salty was only taste. side items old tasting. is 5pm bad time to dine there.tea was watered down and not fresh.disappointing.

Thank pecan376
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this review

Hi, we hate to hear you did not fully enjoy your meal, but do hope you will come back and give us another try! More 

Blaine, MN
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150 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I had an hour to kill before my flight, hadn't eaten all day and did a quick TA search for local seafood. Shrimp Basket was first on the list and it was a great find. You are immediately greeted when you walk in with a friendly, "Good Afternoon!" I asked if I could sit at the bar and they said,... More 

Thank LandofHopesandDreams
Crestwood, Kentucky
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Three of us had the experience of dining here Saturday evening. The place was packed and parking was a challenge. We were seated fairly quickly, and a server quickly came and took our beverage and food order. The meals were a disappointment. The steamed shrimp were way over-cooked, the popcorn shrimp were under cooked, but the shrimp Po-boy basket and... More 

Thank Jimmer50
Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this review

Hi Jimmer, we are happy to know you would like to come back and give us another shot! We hope to impress you better on your next visit. More 

Peachtree Corners, Georgia
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The main reason we go is the food is great, we've eaten there several times and the fried shrimp Po' Boys are great. But, the second Tuesday of every month it's .47 oysters when you pay on average $16-$20 a dozen in other places you go nuts at that price. We're from Atlanta and we time our trips to Biloxi... More 

Thank Richard E
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We always make it a point to eat here when we are in town. Service is excellent, food is delicious and enough of a variety for everyone to get what they want.

Thank Wendy P
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

food was great I had shrimp skewers wife had grilled shrimp also awesome son had catfish all you can eat and his plate was never empty waitress was great

Thank steinmanking
Bar Harbor
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

They say if the parking lot is full, the food must be good. So the lot was full, but we got seated right away. And we had a group of officers also (more proof). The food and service was good. I loved the variety. Yes it is fast food, quick, nothing fancy. We will be back and it was very... More 

Thank U3513MNlaurap
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very good fish and shrimp were on vacation and my son asked for shrimp there's alot of options and choose this place, we were not disappointed.

Thank Tyler W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9265 Highway 49, Gulfport, MS 39503-4255
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Gulfport
  • Phone Number: +1 228-214-0001
Our menu encompasses a great variety of original seafood and local favorites. Ranging from shrimp, fish, crab claws, and crawfish, we also provide po-boys, chicken, and sandwiches for land lovers. Don't forget about our specialty Roasted Red Pepper Bama Sauce over Fettuccine pasta!

The goal at the Shrimp Basket is to provide enjoyable, affordable service to each and every one of our guests at whichever restaurant they choose to dine in. This is accomplished by our professional and well-trained staff working together to ensure that your memories are the best that they can be at the Shrimp Basket. It is no surprise that our popularity has magnified among locals and tourists alike as we continue to expand along the Gulf Coast.

We are grillin', steamin', and fryin' for you!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?