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Undertow The

25025 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3812
+1 251-981-3331
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sweet corn” (2 reviews)
“crawfish” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood
25025 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Undertow is a Locals Bar situated in a strip shopping center. It's a basic bar-smokey and no frills. They do have one great thing going for them: The Royal Red Seafood Boil. Behind the building are picnic tables and a fellow cooking Royal Red...More

Thank 986Linda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't complain for $10 all you can but the atmosphere is very bar like and it smells like cigarettes terribly bad. The shrimp is gritty.

Thank Kaitlin K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Undertow is a hidden gem along the Gulf Shores area of Alabama. For just $10 you get all you can eat jumbo Royal Red shrimp, potatoes, corn, sausage and crawfish when in season. The location is a bit tricky and you must keep in...More

Thank sbear1324
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is an unbelievable place. Sat n Sun all the Royal Reds you can eat (and trust me these are soooo good you will eat plenty). Also, sausage (great) red potatoes and sweet corn! Sarah will continue running herself crazy making sure everything is kept...More

2  Thank diana6588
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful shrimp,sausage, corn on cob and red potatoe buffet on weekend. Very reasonable price................

1  Thank lakearbutus
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Fun place to go shoot pool. Big bar has food too.Heard shrimp boil GREAT go early. Nice local people. good music not fancy but fun

Thank S632PQdonm
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We go to Undertow at least once while we are here for the winter. It's not fancy by any means, but the shrimp is good and you can eat all you want for ten bucks. That also includes boiled red skins, corn on the cob,...More

Thank Marlene H
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Went to this area tavern at 4:00 on a Saturday. There is smoking around the bar but it was tolerable. You can go outside (back of strip mall) and eat too. The Royal Red Shrimp were not what we are accustomed to at Docs Seafood...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We went there yesterday. They start serving at 2 pm. We got there around 2:45 & was very busy with "snowbirds". Was hoping to eat outside but was full. We ran down to the Tiki Bar for a few & came back about 4:15 pm....More

1  Thank osu1996
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We were told by a local that the Undertow had Red Royal shrimp AYCE for Ten Bucks if some smoke doesn't turn you off your are in for a treat it is only on weekend but it's the best shrimp I have ever eaten big...More

Thank Ken S
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16 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25025 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3812
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-3331
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