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The Shrimp Basket

1111 Hwy 31 South, Bay Minette, AL 36507
+1 251-937-3655
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
14 May 2017
“Good food. good price.”
7 May 2017
“Good food, reasonable prices.”
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American, Seafood
££ - £££
1111 Hwy 31 South, Bay Minette, AL 36507
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped here on the road to Orange Beach. Had been to a Shrimp Basket in another location , so decide to try this one. It seemed to be a little bit more customer-friendly in their decor than the other Shrimp Basket. My wife and I...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 5 days ago

In Bay Minette for a wedding. We've heard of Shrimp Basket and wanted to try it. Staff was friendly. Food was OK, but it did take a long time to get it and they were not crowded. I thought the prices were high for it...More

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family went on a Sunday evening and service was incredibly slow. Gumbo was crunchy from rice not cooked. One member received meal after everyone else was almost done. Would have waited but then ours would have been cold. After three attempts finally got the correct...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and the service were excellent. Ate the shrimp poor boy and the slaw. The slaw is wonderful and contains tiny shrimp.

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Always our lunch stop on the way to the beach. Catfish and shrimp very good and the shrimp slaw is always a delight. Skip the frozen drinks though. They are overpriced, very average roasting and served in a plastic cup.

Thank BGBark
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I had business in the Mobile Bay area. Stayed in Bay Minette so I went here for supper. Food was good. They have beer. The waitress was friendly and helpful.

Thank Ron F
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Happened to be in the area for a baseball finals game and went to eat beforehand. Saw the sign along US 31 and decided on this place. The restaurant is not big or roomy but makes up for it in food. There were 6 of...More

Thank Jerry M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We came in to eat in our way to Gulf Shores. We have eaten at the Shrimp Basket in Montgomery and Gulf Shores, but this one is way better. Our food was out very quickly. We waited less than 10 minutes total. The crab claws,...More

Thank jessicaq448
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch on a Tuesday which for my luck was half price oysters and all you can eat steamed shrimp. Absolutely wonderful. Great price and best service you could ask for. I will be back.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good seafood at a reasonable price!!!! The shrimp are outstanding!! Can't go wrong eating here. Good service also!!!

Thank Rick C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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: 1111 Hwy 31 South, Bay Minette, AL 36507
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Bay Minette
  • Phone Number: +1 251-937-3655
  • E-mail
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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