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Wintzell's Oyster House

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105 Commerce St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2508
+1 334-262-4257
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Montgomery, Alabama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great seafood and service while dining at Wintzell in Montgomery, AL. You can get the oysters prepared however you like them. Their menu give a large varity of choices of seafood. If in the area you must give them a try.

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Thank dvw49
Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you like fried food, this is the place. Problem is that it is difficult to taste the difference between the items. My guess is that everything is fried in the same fryer. But, everything is served hot and crisp. Service was good.

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Thank SOMV22
Rockford, Illinois
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114 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Excellent excellent food!!! We ordered the salmon salad, which was beautiful and very filling, but I'd wager everything on the menu is delicious!

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Thank okie56
St. Augustine, Florida
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171 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Had late dinner here. Had char grilled oysters/ $20.00 a dozen but really good. Had stuffed flounder and it was a whole fish with bones. I like it this way. Very well prepared. Service was good and enjoyed reading the many quotes on the wall. I'll go here again!

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Thank Father T
Montgomery, Alabama
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Wintzell's in Montgomery is good, but service can be horrible at times. We have actually sat for 20 minutes and watched the waiters stand around in a lively conversation with much laughter and jiving around before a young lady, not involved In the "party" came to take our order and then scattered the group. Took an inordinate length of time... More 

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1 Thank xzebra35
1 review
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner and were immediately seated. Enjoyed the crisp, fresh fried tomatoes for an appetizer. I got the bacon wrapped scallops which were delicious with just the right amount of spice. The service was prompt and continuous without being intrusive. Would definitely eat there again!

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Thank Tammie K
dothan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I was not impressed, maybe because I am not an oyster fan. we had to wait for way to long, that probably didnt help either. Food was good, just the wait time could be better especially when you had reservations.

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Thank tricial896
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137 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This seafood place is one of the best in the area. The seafood gumbo is to die for. The shrimp, fish and oysters are great. The menu has a variety of item. But the service is excellent. This place is always busy especially on weekends but the waiters/waiters are patient and helpful. I highly recommend this place.

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Thank Rob J
Montgomery, Alabama
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I work downtown and have eaten her a couple of times and was never disappointed until I had the very small portion of the lunch shrimp and gritz!!! This was just not fair because it tasted sooo good! I have also had the bread pudding and I must say I am not a fan of bread pudding but this was... More 

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1 Thank SYoung2017
Oskaloosa, Kansas
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you ever get a chance to go Wintzell's in Alabama, you must try the shrimp and grits. It is definitely an experience you won't regret. I personally love shrimp and I love grits, so maybe I am a bit biased, but Wintzell's had some of the best I have ever had at a restaurant. We were in Montgomery this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Commerce St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-262-4257

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