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Islanders Restaurant and Bar

1504 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 36528-4304
+1 251-861-2225
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“bread pudding” (19 reviews)
“fish sandwich” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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1504 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 36528-4304
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had the spinach & crab dip which was pretty good. But the fried fish and shrimp were lacking in flavor and the tarter sauce tasted mostly like mayonnaise. The grilled shrimp and fish was well seasoned but did have a lot of lemon on...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, your on a island, and find this little spot. We ate lunch and dinner here on 3 separate occasions. Service was consistent, food was great. I had the fried shrimp. It was awesome. Everyone else got the grilled fish which was amazing. If they...More

1  Thank susanpopewhitmire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner, got a seat by round windows to look out over the beach, was very pleased with location. Our waitress, Alisha was great and helpful. we got the shrimp platter and rib eye steak. both great. would order again. We would eat...More

Thank Mike301
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are on Dauphin Island for the first time. This restaurant was recommended, and it turned out great. The tuna was fresh and outstanding. The fish po boy was very good, and the burgers were large and delicious. The staff was friendly and helpful. The...More

Thank David Y
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I've passed the sign, "Home of the Moonwacker," many times, so when we went for dinner on this trip, my husband ordered one. It's a bushwacker (milkshake with alcohol) with moonpies ground up in it, plus a small moonpie as garnish. Not much on offer...More

Thank TAskewTraveler
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Walked over a few times from our condo and always good food and atmosphere. Recommend trying it out when you’re visiting.

Thank Seandiver
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We have a condo within walking distance of the restaurant and are so pleased to have such a wonderful place to eat this close. Everything is deliciously fresh and the view is very nice as well. Some of the best fried oysters anywhere but everything...More

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Stopped in twice for drinks and once for dinner. The restaurant has outdoor seating both in the front and also on the back patio. They accommodate large parties with seating at tables for eight to twelve, which we saw while eating there. Not a large...More

Thank ExecChef
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant on the island. It is a little nicer than any other building I ate in. The food was really good. I had the mixed green salad with grilled chicken and it was fresh and delicious with good grilled chicken breasts....More

Thank plglong
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I think it is the nicest looking restaurant in Dolphin Island. The food was good. I had the seafood platter. The key lime pie was excellent.

Thank BeachLovinMama5
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12 February 2017|
Response from Jonathan J | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, I've only been to this location once. There was alcohol being served.
5 August 2016|
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Response from greg o | Reviewed this property |
There was one on the entrance to the restaurant at the lower set of stairs. But this is a very relaxed atmosphere. If you walked in and just asked about the food there would be no foul.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1504 Bienville Blvd, Dauphin Island, AL 36528-4304 (Formerly The Oar House)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Dauphin Island
  • Phone Number: +1 251-861-2225
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