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The Gulf

Perdido Pass at Perdido Pass Bridge, on Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL
+1 251-424-1800
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“grouper sandwich” (174 reviews)
“burgers” (179 reviews)
“fries” (171 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Perdido Pass at Perdido Pass Bridge, on Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL
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81 - 90 of 1,495 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Very very expensive. 45 dollars for one adult and two children having sandwiches. And my pet peeve-asking for a tip before you are served. Ps they don't wait on you. You order at the register. They bring it out. That's it. You get your own...More

Thank akellim
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a very unique restaurant. It was built our of storage containers! There are 2 different kitchens you can order from,-each has it's own menu. The shrimp and the fish tacos were both amazing. The view is beautiful. This is a family friendly restaurant...More

Thank mcraney1
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great atmosphere and beautiful views. Food was above average and the drinks were very good. The restrooms were the best I have ever seen.

Thank T4745XJalans
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted a restaurant by the water . This was a good choice. I had the grouper sandwich which I would recommend . Others in my group gave two thumbs up for the fish tacos. It has a nice beach atmosphere. You order first at...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The food here is average, nothing to write home about. However, the view is fabulous, you can watch the boats come in through the pass, but don't expect delicious.

1  Thank criticoffood53
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I wanted to enjoy The Gulf. Prior to our visit I would look for the daily menu changes via Facebook. After our visit I waited several days to digest exactly what happened so I could be objective about it. 1. The Food is excellent and...More

2  Thank honeymooners25
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Very good food! My family & I went for lunch & thankfully didn't have to wait. All the seating is outside, that I saw, & we were able to find a table in the shade! The kids played in the sand & the food was...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great place for lunch! Burger was great, chicken sandwich was great and fish tacos were great. Beautiful setting on the beach! Glad we decided to go there!

Thank Fran W
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Food was good, but I wasn't expecting to stand in line to order it. I was hoping for a sit and order type restaurant. This restaurant is really for the atmosphere - more of a social gathering place than a dinner restaurant. Drinks were well...More

Thank Carrie Anne d
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Gulf has to be the best place to watch all of the goings on of the Gulf beach area. The food is simple, but good. I had the jerk chicken with mango slaw and it was so tasty. My wife really complimented the lemon...More

Thank Nick1381046
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Questions & Answers
17 September 2017|
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Response from SharonTaylor225 | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't aware of any tv's but might have been one at the bar. We always sit either at a table or couch on the beach! You must go and check it out! We love it!
28 June 2017|
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Response from Gayle M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just getting to you. The menu changes daily. You can check out they Web Site. This site will not let me post they Web site.
4 June 2017|
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Response from Ed P | Reviewed this property |
Can't really say at night. I've only been during the day when the sun was shining. I would image at night it wouldn't be bad at all.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Perdido Pass at Perdido Pass Bridge, on Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-424-1800
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