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Market By The Bay

365 Greeno Rd S, Fairhope, AL 36532-1904
+1 251-929-7203
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried seafood” (14 reviews)
“poboy” (9 reviews)
“potato salad” (5 reviews)
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365 Greeno Rd S, Fairhope, AL 36532-1904
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Market By The Bay is an Eastern Shore classic. They serve simple and delicious food. The grilled or fried shrimp or fish dinner is a reliable go-to. The gumbo is amazing.

Thank gulfsister
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nothing fancy, you don't need your Sunday best by any means. Probably some of the best fried shrimp in Baldwin County.

Thank Jeff9755
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Only the 2nd time eating here in 7 yrs. Now I remember why we never came back. Ate lunch and had the broiled shrimp 'dinner'. Shrimp were small on a bed of rice. Rice was nothing to brag about. Two hush puppies were supplied. Cole...More

Thank John36532
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Outstanding seafood, served in a friendly, relaxed setting with helpful and attentive staff. their fried oysters are incredible, and their own sauces, amply supplied, keep the meal running at full speed. The assortment of seafood is wide and varied, and their shrimp po' boy sandwich...More

Thank Prentice H
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We love this place for the amount of food in your order. It is very good and we love getting food here.

Thank jodes2674
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Fast service, plenty of food for the price. All of their seafood is recommended, have had shrimp,oysters,crab legs,and fish and all was excellent. Also try their gumbo it really good.

Thank Beaubill
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Market By The Bay is a small restaurant in Fairhope that seems to be a favorite with locals. My lunch was delicious. Less than $20 for a fried seafood platter with shrimp and oysters. Yum!

Thank Mollie W
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Why this place isn't rated higher could be because it truly caters to the locals and they don't have a fancy "look out over the bay" theme. Or maybe its because they aren't on Scenic 98 or in vibrant downtown Fairhope. What they do have...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This restaurant has undoubtedly the best fried shrimp in Baldwin County, and that is saying something. The only thing is that it took a long time to get my order, and they weren't very crowded. But it was worth the wait.

Thank danny622
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We had the gumbo and catfish. Both were really good. This is a great value for the quality. Tasty food and great service.

Thank lostmywalletagain
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Greeno Rd S, Fairhope, AL 36532-1904
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-7203
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