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Big Fish Restaurant & Bar

25814 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3842
+1 251-981-5516
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (173 reviews)
“holy shrimp” (31 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (30 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Thai, American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
25814 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3842
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We waited to go to Big Fish on a weeknight during the off season. No reservations were needed. We were greeted and seated immediately by a very pleasant hostess. Our waitress was good but not as attentive to drinks as we would have liked. We...More

1  Thank Chlorinated
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend recommended we try this restaurant on our next trip to Orange Beach/Gulf Shores. My wife and I love trying new places so of course we had to. Even with the recommendation, I still did my review for the restaurant. Every review said be...More

1  Thank WarEagle73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying there are folks hungry in this world and this review is of little consequence in the big scheme of things. That said, after several visits here in the past I left disappointed. Food was late and when it arrived, it...More

Thank jas0719
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this restaurant. The atmosphere is just perfect with the low lighting and variety of seating options. The owner is present, polite, and constantly observing to make sure that all guests are taken care of. I have never had a bad meal there. Last...More

1  Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Snowbird friends who spent 3 months each year at Orange Beach, AL. They introduced us to several good restaurants in the area and this one was the best. The service was outstanding and the food was delivered hot and beautifully plated. A shrimp...More

1  Thank DonnaP067
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When here based on recommendations by previous visitors. The restaurant is located in an unassuming strip shopping center about a mile off the beach. However, it is well appointed and comfortable inside. It appears as if the restaurant has grown as it has enjoyed success...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the Holy Shrimp and the fresh catch. No appetizer, no alcohol. Total was $75. Service was good.

Thank matpat9499
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to try Big Fish Restaurant due to the excellent reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. The staff and atmosphere were great. Our server, Tommy, was outstanding. Very helpful and pleasant. We ate outside on their patio and it was a little...More

1  Thank E3129VXjohnb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From a full sushi menu, to several fresh catch choices, Big Fish is excellent. I try to eat dinner there every time I visit Orange Beach, as they have the freshest tuna, snapper and grouper as staples, but also offer a couple of uncommon choices...More

1  Thank Nisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in the area and have gone to a lot of the local restaurants and this is without a doubt one of the best dining experiences in the area. An added bonus is they take reservations. It's a little misleading from the outside in...More

1  Thank Don B
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10 December 2017|
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Response from Greg F | Reviewed this property |
Big Fish is closed December 24 & 25, reopens Dec 26.
Linda B
28 October 2017|
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Response from DebbieMiller9999 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and yes
Courtney S
8 April 2017|
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Response from BigFish R | Property representative |
Hi there--We have been in this same location since we opened in Jan.2010.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25814 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3842
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-5516
  • E-mail
Big Fish offers a vast variety of FRESH seafood, premium cut steaks, and a very desirable sushi menu. We have a large wine and cocktail menu. Our open-kitchen concept creates a nice buzz. We have beautiful bar setting for meeting friends and clients. Our courtyard is great for beautiful days and evenings. Let us help you make Big Fish your #1 dining choice!
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