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Gulf Island Grill

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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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244 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6502
+1 251-968-4440
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10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Decatur, Illinois
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152 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the Gulf Island Ya Ya lunch special. More than I could eat and free ice tea for 10.00 Good service and atmosphere too. Will return.

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Thank Gary S
Stillwater, Minnesota
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Some like it hot. But I like it two days simmered so all the flavor blends into the most mouth-watering dish you've ever tasted. My mother's stew on the second or third day was like that. I've had Jambalya like that in other places. Last weekend I got the best dinner of our whole trip at the Gulf Island Grille... More 

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Thank NovelGothicNovel
Daphne, Alabama
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6 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on our first family vacation since getting married back in 2013. we chose the most impecable timing and an even worse dinning experience. we had to wait for what seemed like forever but was omly 15 min wait to be seated. Once seated we were once again stuck waiting for our server who was fairly new and was... More 

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Thank Trojan08
Detroit, Michigan
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We'd been in Gulf Shores a month before coming here but once we came we were hooked. The service is great! Fast and friendly, prices excellent and the food is delicious! We've been for lunch, dinner, and late evening. My favorite is the pineapple grilled shrimp. And Kay Kay is a great waitress!

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Thank Donna26011
Seaton, Illinois
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place. Have been coming here for 3 years now. Very reasonable lunch specials. Just the right

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Thank vlbrown56
Michigan
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353 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Want a fairly good meal at a fairly reasonable price? This place is ok. The "Ya Ya" dinner was good. Very tasty, lots of seafood. Similarly, "the shrimp skewer" was good. The server, Megan, was very help. This is a no frills, nondescript place to get a meal. Go here for nothing special but real ok. Good, convenient location.

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Thank Retiree55578
Marysville, Ohio
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200 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Gulf Island the other day. Great tasting Grouper. The lunch special comes with ice tea and two sides. The total cost for both meals was under $18.

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Thank Bill K
Gulf Shores, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You have to try the Island YAYA. it is amazing. The specialty drinks are tropical and on point. Service a 10. A MUST

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Thank fredo111
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I wanted to eat local . We went at 5pm and sat outside because the weather was perrrrrrrfect! I had the fried fish; she had the grilled chicken salad. Special prices on food and drinks. Tyler was our server. He was professional and fulfilled our requests. Had a great meal and awesome dinner with each other. I... More 

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Thank mikecon1854
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A must go to in Gulf Shores! Within walking distance of Best Western on the Beach along with the surrounding hotels/condos. Lunch specials between 10:30 and 2:00 are great as well! $7.99 specials come with a sweet tea (which I absolutely fell in love with.) The gumbo and crab bisque are absolutely delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 E Beach Blvd, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6502
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-968-4440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?