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.

Shux Oyster Bar

€€ - €€€, Seafood, American
509 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5932
+1 850-438-1999
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Bar, Seafood, American
€€ - €€€
509 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5932
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (126)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 20 September 2018

The communal bathrooms used by other businesses were extremely filthy! Nauseating to think their food service employees were using those GROSS facilities! Prior to realizing the bathrooms were so bad, we ordered but luckily they had stopped serving any fried food..

1  Thank Greg S
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Just 100 yards away from the hotel this was the choice when we came in the evening of a rainy day this summe 2018. Place is really at the last end of the Palafox street , downtown center of nice Pensacola. Palafox is stuffed with...More

Thank KITER57
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

My family was told that we were not going to have an ideal dining experience due to the size of our party. We made the suggestion to split our party into two groups. They agreed. Seated us. All to tell us that it was going...More

Thank OcpiviaS
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We must have ordered the wrong things, because I don't understand all these rave reviews. We got the surf and turf burger (stuffed with crab and shrimp) and the seafood potato skins. The only thing we really liked was the crawfish dipping sauce, which was...More

Thank uclatraveler9
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We were downtown and had a craving for some oysters and a local suggested this restaurant. I had the raw oysters and the wife had the Rockefeller. Both items were delicious and the staff were extremely friendly and prompt. Highly recommended.

Thank Fxb81
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I visited in the middle of the lunch hour during the week and it was very quiet and few people in this small restaurant. We started with. Ran dip which was served with their homemade potato chips. The crab dip was extreme greasy which I...More

Thank sarac346
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We sit at the outside bar with bartender Michael. By far the best dirty martini on our entire trip! Delicious oysters! Fast friendly service! Clean place

Thank pirate013
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived in Pensacola craving oysters so we looked online and this was rated best oyster bar. Raw oysters were very fresh, also had the combination fried basket which was good. Decided too go back day 2, still fresh. Owner happened to be there and...More

Thank christinab9206
Reviewed 22 July 2018

WOW! If you like baked or grilled oysters, you are going to enjoy eating at Shux. My husband and I ordered the chargrilled oysters and a shrimp po boy. The oysters were some of the best I've ever eaten and the shrimp po boy was...More

Thank mom-of-A-team
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Not the cheapest in town but great raw oysters that are washed/filtered twice before delivered to the restaurant. Low key place and many locals.

Thank Storey-Myrick
Nearby HotelsSee all 65 hotels in Pensacola
New World Inn
110 reviews
.17 km away
Holiday Inn Express Pensacola Downtown
56 reviews
.17 km away
Seville Inn & Suites
25 reviews
.67 km away
Sole Inn and Suites
444 reviews
.94 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Carmen's Lunch Bar
231 reviews
.06 km away
The Ruby Slipper Cafe
411 reviews
.03 km away
Jackson's Steakhouse
557 reviews
.09 km away
Bodacious Olive
90 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pensacola Bay Cruises
122 reviews
.34 km away
Blue Wahoos Ballpark
730 reviews
.50 km away
T.T. Wentworth Jr. Florida State Museum
105 reviews
.27 km away
19 reviews
.24 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
12 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Marilee E | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure who the owner is. It's a really neat looking place and has the potential for success but they need to train the waitstaff to pay attention to the customer
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5932
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-438-1999
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