We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Papa Rocco's

101 West 6th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
+1 251-948-7262
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (507 reviews)
“oysters” (148 reviews)
“spaghetti” (34 reviews)
Closed Now
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
101 West 6th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (797)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 797 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

It was busy New Year's Eve but we had fast service and amazing pizza. Cheese bread was delicious as well. Would go there again for sure.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Purpledeskee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my sister to have dinner and listen to Mark and Smokey. Food is so good and so many great choices. Bartenders are friendly and do a great job. Servers are fantastic. Everyone makes you feel welcome. Mark and Smokey are so fun to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate pizza there. Large menu. Nice place with a sports bar feel. Not a large noisy place. Friendly service as one expects in the south. Place was clean and well lit. We ordered the large combo pizza. The crust was good along with all the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lawsong50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

NOT TRUE! Very good place to go. Pizza was great, with tons of cheese and the beer was cold. Appears to be a place for tourists and locals alike. The prices were good also.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1billt1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to opt for a early dinner. We've driven by this place a number of times during our visits but usually not in the mood for Italian food with some much high quality seafood in the area. We started sharing raw oysters and the stuffed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pcs19000
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Always great pizza been going there for years! We found this place by accident many years ago on our first trip to gulf shores. We go back everytime we are in towm.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Billy Rex B
Reviewed 2 December 2018

You can meet some interesting folks at this place, plus enjoy some yummy food, and drink! Stop by for the atmosphere, and stay for a beer!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sunshine65703786930
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

This burger is the bomb. Come hungry. To 8oz patties served club style with buns. Dressed with lettuce, tomato, bacon, onion, cheddar and American cheese. Very tasty.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chodgson24
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Go here if you don’t mind your waitress saying she is going to spit on your pizza..The staff in this place were by far the rudest, the most disrespectful and just plain nasty. It must be under new ownership that does not care. I have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank BackPacker363124
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We ordered the garlic Parmesan oysters and they were great. Ended up having a few TKO’s with the souvenir glass, which i highly recommend. Love this place!!!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gaye N
Nearby HotelsSee all 26 hotels in Gulf Shores
Phoenix All Suites Hotel
793 reviews
.34 miles away
Best Western On The Beach
1,360 reviews
.45 miles away
Phoenix All Suites Hotel West
876 reviews
.68 miles away
Beachside Resort Hotel
365 reviews
.71 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Crico's Pizza & Subs
601 reviews
.13 miles away
The Flying Harpoon
261 reviews
.11 miles away
Scoops Olde Fashion Ice Cream
394 reviews
.03 miles away
Original Oyster House
2,532 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
1,413 reviews
.66 miles away
Waterville USA
375 reviews
.39 miles away
Fort Morgan Road Trail
26 reviews
.85 miles away
National Shrimp Festival - Alabama
35 reviews
.33 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
BarbTom W
9 December 2017|
Response from tylojack | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry. Just good ole White flour crust
11 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Sam S | Reviewed this property |
I did not ask, sorry
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 West 6th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-7262
  • E-mail
Papa Rocco's is the best place for pizza and oysters in Gulf Shores, AL. Founded in the 1980s by Bill McGinnes, this local restaurant is frequented by regulars and visitors alike for its delicious food, ice cold beer, and live music. If you're looking for an outstanding oyster bar with a fantastic happy hour, drop by Papa Rocco's any day of the week for a guaranteed good time. Browse the food menu at Papa Rocco's and you can expect to find everything from Italian food and American favorites to fresh seafood specials right out of the Gulf. Choose an appetizer to start off your meal, like the Italian garden salad and garlic bread or a basket of chicken wings served with ranch dressing. If you're craving pizza, look over the specialty pies at Papa Rocco's and choose whatever toppings your heart desires. And if you want classic American fare, try one of their hamburgers or sandwiches for the perfect lunchtime treat. For seafood lovers, Papa Rocco's has plenty of options.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing