We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Backfin Blue Cafe

2913 Beach Blvd., Gulfport, FL 33707
+1 727-343-2583
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (53 reviews)
“crab cakes” (122 reviews)
“grouper oscar” (8 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2913 Beach Blvd., Gulfport, FL 33707
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (283)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When a restaurant gets recommended by employees of another unrelated restaurant, you know you have to try it so we did! From the outside, it looks small but there are plenty of tables inside and out. Now to the food — GREAT! Service - GREAT!...More

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived in the area for more than six months and this is the first time we have visited this restaurant. Don't make the same mistake as me, GET THERE RIGHT AWAY! My wife and I go to many restaurants but this was the...More

Thank 355timothys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large chunk crab cakes, super friendly service set in a charming yet funky village known as Gulfport. Gulfport is a good place to stroll after eating. This is not upscale but a porch table is an attractive setting for a fine meal.

Thank PascoBob
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Getting anything with crab on it will work here. They have it in plenty and don't disappoint. My son wanted pizza though and he liked it. I got this trio with lobster ravioli, bacon wrapped BBQ shrimp and a crab cake. So delicious.

Thank Toby M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is a beautiful little place, great service and a casual ambiance. The food was excellent and the staff was great.

Thank WideWorldTraveller
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

When in Gulfport, must visit this restaurant, the food is outstanding, the people are great and service is excellent. It will be a experience to be remembered.

Thank michaelgrace88
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Had such a lovely time and food was wonderful. The cafe is charming and intimate and very interesting in atmosphere. Our server, Kelly, was a blast. She certainly went the extra mile. Can't wait to try the Prime Rib on Monday's special.

Thank kathiecarol
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We had basil stuffed BBQ shrimp and grouper Oscar for dinner and bruchetta for appetizer. Nice quiet atmosphere great dining experience.

Thank Sheri R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband and I came across Backfin Blue while staying in Gulfport and it quickly became a favorite. The lobster ravioli appetizer was delicious and the crab cakes were outstanding; my husband fell in love with the Voodoo chicken and raved about it the next...More

Thank Kristin A
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Backfin Blue Cafe was recommended to us. I am glad it was...Crabcakes were everything and more as advertised! We will be back and are confident when we recommend this place to others, they will leave with a full stomach and smiles on their faces.

Thank markkA4849GY
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
O'Maddy's Bar & Grille
717 reviews
.34 km away
Stella's
333 reviews
.28 km away
Neptune Grill
293 reviews
.31 km away
Pia's Trattoria
561 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Attractions
Beach Boulevard
123 reviews
.50 km away
Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market
52 reviews
.23 km away
Clam Bayou Nature Park
55 reviews
1.31 km away
Walter and Bert Williams Fishing Pier
21 reviews
.36 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
alandmim
29 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Einnobgp | Reviewed this property |
No early bird menu, however on Mondays they have a prime rib special
1
Vote
mrst0113
2 June 2015|
Answer
Response from Harold R | Property representative |
Hello, We take reservations for parties of 6 more and yes we are kid friendly. We have a kids menu and outdoor seating on our deck usually gives antsy young ones some room to move around. During the summer months the chance... More
0
Votes
Lagusta2
30 March 2015|
Answer
Response from Harold R | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for contacting Backfin Blue Cafe on TripAdvisor. Yes we do have a wheelchair accessible ramp that is accessible from the service alley that runs behind the restaurant. I suggest you call the restaurant... More
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2913 Beach Blvd., Gulfport, FL 33707
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gulfport
  • Phone Number: +1 727-343-2583
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing