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Taranto's Crawfish

12404 John Lee Rd, Biloxi, MS 39532-9646
+1 228-392-0990
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crawfish” (151 reviews)
“po boy” (42 reviews)
“seafood” (51 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
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12404 John Lee Rd, Biloxi, MS 39532-9646
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Could hardly find a place to park during lunch last week. Great food at reasonable cost combined with decent service make this a place to covet. My bowl of shrimp and crayfish bisque was worthy of a Michelin starred restaurant on the Riviera. Po -boys...More

3  Thank jfadds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Biloxi for 30 days this Jan and luckily found this "plain Jane" diner out in the middle of no where. Full of folks on both of our visits and the reason is the food is great. Wife said the shrimp were the best...More

3  Thank Kelly62959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Saturday at 2pm and it was packed if that tells you anything. Fresh crawfish shrimp great fries and onion rings. I took some picky seafood eaters and they were impressed. Staff was helpful and fast. Quickly (1 crawfish bite) became one of...More

2  Thank bill l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in Gulfport on our way to Austin, TX. During our trip we ate at several top-rated restaurants in Mississippi and Louisiana and I have to tell you this was the very best restaurant of all! The very reason we went to Taranto's was...More

2  Thank Mihai C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at the reviews, just had to make the trip over there. Food and staff excellent. We split the rib eye sand which and shrimp basket. The ribeye was excellent and much larger than expected. We got there right when they opened at 11...More

2  Thank reneein2art
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of best local seafood restaurants on the coast. For an outsider it may be a litle hard to locate.

2  Thank jamestR3379OF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super friendly staff and wonderful customer service. Homey feeling, and great food. Love going to eat ear because it's reasonably priced, and you get alot of food.

2  Thank pantz57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh wow from the Shrimp Bisque,thru the bread pudding for dessert. Don't like to brag too much don't want the tourist to ruin it for us locals.shhhhh!!!!!!!!

2  Thank Roger B
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I was trying to make the visit here to taranto's on Friday because they have an excellent Shrimp Basket you can also get a ribeye sandwich but I have course prefer the fried shrimp basket it's only $9 and comes with a cold drink cost...More

2  Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Staff very nice, restaurant clean. Great bisque and French bread. Traditional gumbo- missing a little heat for our tastes. Lots of fried options. We wish they had boiled crawfish today- excellent crawfish prices!

2  Thank Dana P
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Lance D
19 May 2017|
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Response from Kahlyn M | Reviewed this property |
Its all day Wednesday, during the season.
16 February 2017|
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Response from soccerfan2 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they sell them live but these folks are so accommodating I bet the will work out a fare price.
12 December 2015|
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Response from Shira O | Reviewed this property |
Tarantos features grilled options as well. During our visit we ordered the shrimp poboy and a side of shrimp and crawfish both had light breading full of flavor.Hope this helps enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12404 John Lee Rd, Biloxi, MS 39532-9646
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Biloxi
  • Phone Number: +1 228-392-0990
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