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The Royal Scam

72 S Royal St, Mobile, AL 36602-3204
+1 251-432-7226
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak sandwich” (32 reviews)
“mango salad” (20 reviews)
“fries” (38 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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72 S Royal St, Mobile, AL 36602-3204
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Easy walk from the Fort Conde Inn. I ate at the bar. Carving protein and veggies so I ordered the crab cake appetizer followed by the filet and asparagus. My waitress/bartender was on the ball and very friendly. Zero complaints and I had a really...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food wonderful staff! We could not find a parking space and staff told us a wonderful place to park.

Thank mpassm0re
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was great right from the beginning. The employees were very attentive. The service was prompt and the meal was superb. Well executed and a beautiful presentation. Would definetely recommend anyone to visit and enjoy as much as we have.

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff and Great food. I the restaurant follows along with everyone's good review. The only con to this restaurant I found was that the tables and chairs could be wiped down better. We sat at a two person table and the table had...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite it being 2:00 pm on a Friday, we had excellent service and hot food for a quick lunch before the wedding. Will definitely go back again.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Royal Scam is a low-key restaurant with good food. If you want to get a good meal without having to get all dressed up then this is your spot. Not that everyone is dressed down but there certainly wasn’t a lot of pretentiousness. My...More

Thank DustinKane
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Have dined here on several occasions and have always enjoyed the food and the service. My last visit was a few weeks ago and we were looking for something light as it was very hot. We split several appetizers and we were very happy with...More

Thank kathrynk720
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Downtown near exploreum and hotels. Dauphin street entertainment district two blocks away. Good service too. Not inexpensive

Thank Cort S
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Stayed near the cruise port one night pre-cruise. Looked for something close by and was lucky to discover this place. Many choices and friendly service. We had the best and I mean the best steak sandwich we have ever had. It came with two sides...More

Thank legalwife
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

What a quaint place. Was visiting with a local and he said he hasn't eaten anything that wasn't fantastic. It must be true coz all three of us ordered a different dish and all were outstanding. A great place to have lunch or dinner. They...More

Thank cajunfun
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19 February 2016|
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Response from Machelle B | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the actual restaurant. I just ate there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 S Royal St, Mobile, AL 36602-3204
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-432-7226
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