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Gerald's Pig & Shrimp

1115 U.S. Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
+1 912-786-4227
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (84 reviews)
“cucumber salad” (54 reviews)
“fried okra” (43 reviews)
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1115 U.S. Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last Friday we had dinner at Gerald’s Pig & Shrimp. It’s this cool little place on Tybee Island with open-air dining with views of the marsh. The weather was a little drizzly, but the place was still packed with a little bit of a wait....More

Thank sdms82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Listen I have been a reviewer on trip advisor for over a decade. In that decade and the better part of 90 reviews I have given a total ofTHREE negative reviews. Here is number 4. It’s not sour grapes but this place does NOT know...More

2  Thank Jeff K
lookingforfun2, Owner at Gerald's Pig & Shrimp, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

How unfortunate for both of us! We truly would have been happy to serve you and your company, Jeff. When our dining area fills we do start a wait list and seat according to the list. It can be difficult to know when a table...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband, 9-year-old daughter, and I shared the platter for 2. For $45, we got 3 slices of beef brisket, a big clump of pulled pork, 4 ribs, 4 hush puppies, 8 fried shrimp, 8 fried oysters, cole slaw, and French fries. We also had the...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pulled pork was perfect. Tender. BBQ was spot on I would recommend this spot for a quick lunch. Sweet tea was very good as well

Thank tomfarrah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This shack was a pleasant surprise. It’s literally a food truck wrapped in an “outdoor shack.” I came with my family around 5 pm and found a table easily. I did notice it’s nearly impossible to get a table the later you go there and...More

1  Thank Ahhniee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are on vacation in Tybee Island and went to Gerald's Pig and Shrimp for dinner. The food is phenomenal and the service phenomenal as well. The low country boil is the bomb. We will definitely visit again before we go back to Cincinnati.

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and it was delicious! I had the shrimp with fresh corn on the cob, hush puppies, and baked beans. Shrimp was lightly breaded - fantastic! My husband had the Cuban sandwich and thoroughly enjoyed it. My son had the brisket...More

Thank Joy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gerald is the best! He catered our family reunion, and everyone said his low country boil was fabulous, even my brother-in-law, who considers himself a low country boil expert! We also had lunch at the restaurant and loved the food there as well. Be sure...More

Thank nlpf
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Open air dining after a morning/day at the beach. Enjoy sweet tea and lemonade and gf options along with all the seafood and bar-b-que favorites. Our table ordered fish and enjoyed all the sides that came with them, especially the cucumber salad! Boiled shrimp was...More

Thank RoadRunnur
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was a hot, sunny day in Tybee Island when my mother and I walked up to a rustic outdoor restaurant. There were giant fans and witty signs taking up the space, keeping the atmosphere cool and light. I ordered the fried shrimp basket that...More

Thank Savannahtaylor
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Linda B
18 May 2018|
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Response from ajpm18 | Reviewed this property |
No. It’s outside establishment but covered by roof. Don’t let it fool you tho good is amazing!
Kim P
21 October 2017|
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Response from Judy_and_Doug | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It’s fantastic!
19 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 U.S. Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Tybee Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-786-4227
  • E-mail
Come as you are, bring the family...eat, drink and be merry. Gerald’s Pig and Shrimp is a casual outdoor dining establishment, backdropped with towering shade trees and located across the road from Tybee Island’s sprawling salt-water marshes. The brick patio is housed in an open air structure, a 14’ high pole barn fabricated with reclaimed materials, beautifully landscaped and decked out with an array of eclectic eye-candy. We specialize in slow-smoked meats pork, ribs and brisket, as well, fresh, Wild Georgia shrimp, fried, boiled or sauteed. All our sauces and marinades are made in house. We use fresh herbs from our side garden. We offer daily specials, dinners, sandwiches, appetizers and local beer, wine and sangria. We’re pet friendly as long as they’re friendly and on a leash and have free parking on property.We strive to ensure our guests’ experience is top-notch by providing fresh, tasty, high quality fare at a reasonable price, in a relaxed atmosphere with exceptional customer service.Planning an event? We also cater, offering choices of Southern Style Comfort Food, Bar-B-Que, Whole Pig-Roast, Oyster Roasts, Low Country Boil, site location, and entertainment.
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