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Bubba Gumbo's

1 Old Tybee Road, Tybee Island, GA 31328
+1 912-786-4445
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“gumbos” (10 reviews)
“hush puppies” (35 reviews)
“honey butter” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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1 Old Tybee Road, Tybee Island, GA 31328
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brought my girlfriend here to have a early dinner. To find this place is a bit of a trick but being daytime all you had to do was follow the homemade signs. This place is a hole in the wall FABULOUS place!! Yes it's a...More

Thank Ddannyboy01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Toured a local brewery & this place was suggested by the bartender. Pulling in, it looks very sketchy, but we decided to try it anyway, & are so glad we did. It’s not a high tourist restaurant, so it’s not crowded. The food is caught...More

Thank carmikemattbrook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I want to share how amazing this place is, but I also kinda want to selfishly keep it to myself! OMG- no crowds, no waiting, (ok, it was a weeknight), super fresh seafood, lots of meal choices, tons of drinks to choose from and did...More

Thank Apiamama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We heard this place was a great local restaurant from the locals.. I had the broiled shrimp dinner and my husband had the fish dinner. We also had the Rockefeller oysters and they were delicious! This place does not disappoint. Great food and friendly staff.

Thank MClark0201
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were on vacation and wanted to get some fresh seafood, we decided on Bubba Gumbos and I’m soooo glad we did the food was amazing, Jessica was our server and she did an excellent job. I am a picky eater but...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw great reviews for this place so I took may family to lunch. We were greeted immediately and sat down but it took a while for our actual waitress to arrive. When she did she sighed at the table said "Jesus" as she looked...More

Thank fypm1
Reviewed 13 September 2018

My wife and I stopped in to Bubba Gumbo’s on a Sunday for lunch. Not having been there before we weren’t sure where to go as we approached some outdoor seating that had the place’s name on it. We went up a few stairs to...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Had read reviews on how yummy Bubba’s gumbo was and it did not disappoint!! Hush puppies were delish as well! It’s a must have if you are on Tybee.

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Was suggested to us by a local. One of those out of the way places that every vacationer hopes to find to enjoy some true local flare. Loved it and food was great. Best peel and eat shrimp. Met a shrimper on the dock there...More

Thank Elisabeth V
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

There were 11 of us ladies that went and we were a bit Leary at first. So glad we didn’t let the looks scare us away. The hush puppies with honey butter are to die for. I could have made a meal off if them....More

Thank rtr8272011
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Questions & Answers
14 June 2018|
Response from Vicki M | Reviewed this property |
They have lots of gluten free options, but if cross contamination is an issue, as with any restaurant I would inquire
Buster P
11 February 2018|
Response from Tamara S | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it but you could call and ask.
28 January 2018|
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Response from Carolyn427 | Reviewed this property |
You have to call the place. I don't know if they take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Old Tybee Road, Tybee Island, GA 31328
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Tybee Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-786-4445
Bubba Gumbo's is a family owned and operated business. We are a waterfront restaurant located on historic Lazaretto Creek on Tybee Island. All our seafood is local caught and served fresh to you. We are family friendly and also offer boat parking!
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