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Doc's Seafood Shack and Oyster Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
1140 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5913
+1 251-967-4800
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fried shrimp” (100 reviews)
“seafood” (82 reviews)
“cole slaw” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
1140 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5913
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy place but worth it and servers were wonderful. Doc's has the best shrimp and cole slaw!!!! We'll definately go back.

Thank ac_traveling_man
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some good stuff, some just bland. I usually like the fare here, when it's crowded it gets a little crazy. Skip the high end and go for basic Doc offerings...

Thank LucyLaramie
Reviewed 13 December 2017

YEP - this place is so good. They do not have a gluten free menu, but there are things on the menu you can get and the serve staff was very diligent about making sure we didn't order something that could have had gluten. Very...More

Thank TinkerbellWv
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The fried food is amazing here - and I always stop when I am in Orange Beach. I had a friend I brought there say she thought it was dirty. It isn't the Ritz, but the fried Oysters and Chicken are great - and won't...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

thie only place we could find soft shell crab and highly recommend it. great service and food. a must eat place

Thank LESA H
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had dinner at Doc's (referred to us by a local) and we were not disappointed. I had the grilled fish (three strips of slightly blackened fish) and it was delicious! My husband had the fried shrimp dinner and they were very good as well!...More

Thank Sheila71210
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Cannot make a trip to Gulfshores without eating at Doc's!!!! I had the Little Un fried shrimp!! Fantastic! My husband had the gumbo which he says is the best & he also had 1/2 lb of the boiled shrimp! He always enjoys! Will return!

Thank chgreen
Reviewed 26 September 2017

There weren't very many people in the place but it took forever to get our food. The wait staff wasn't very friendly either. When our food did come out it was not good. Mine was burnt and my husband's was not cooked all the way...More

Thank ned4me
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were really wanting to try soft shell crabs for the first time and Docs just so happened to have some so we gave them a try... 1. Service was terrible 2. Crab was absolutely horrible 3. Cooking staff and waitresses were...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We visited Doc's with expectations of a great meal. We were a party of 5 and was seated quickly. After waiting for awhile to get our drinks ordered the bartender finally came out and got our drink orders. The waitress was busy helping another table....More

Thank Kelly L
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27 December 2016|
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Response from Troy-Donna Y | Reviewed this property |
We don't remember it being on the menu.
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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, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-5913
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-967-4800
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