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Shrimp Basket

9265 Highway 49, Gulfport, MS 39503-4255
+1 228-214-0001
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“popcorn shrimp” (11 reviews)
“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
“catfish” (16 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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9265 Highway 49, Gulfport, MS 39503-4255
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were out shopping and I suggested lunch at the Shrimp Basket. Our friends raved about the cheese grits and popcorn shrimp. The popcorn shrimp there are larger than most popcorn shrimp and very flavorful. As large as shrimp served on others menus. They loved...More

Thank legalnurse2
Reviewed 1 week ago

First: Shrimp Etouffee (over rice) Platter was good with shrimp coleslaw, hushpuppies, and popcorn shrimp. Second: Crab Claw Basket was not all bad. The hushpuppies, potato salad, shrimp slaw, and the stuffed crab (extra) were good, but the crab claws were greasy and most of...More

Thank Teresa L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here while traveling for lunch because we have had good experiences with the chain in other locations and quite frankly wanted to get up and move around a little. Got into their “40 days of Fish” promotion with awesome results. Fish was great...More

Thank BryanSki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food was great. The staff was friendly and attentive. I will definite return. The shrimp & oyster basket was delicious.

Thank mike_jarman2002
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I returned the steamed shrimp that was loaded with Old Bay seasoning on it because I am allergic to it and MSG and told the waitress. She asked if I would like something else and I ordered the fried shrimp. Apparently, it had Old Bay...More

Thank beautifulgate7
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I was traveling on business and eating alone so I sat at the bar. I received quick service and got my food shortly. The entertainment was listening to the three ladies talk about each other when one was not in there. The place was busy...More

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

I had the broiled shrimp, shrimp slaw, and broccoli. All was very tasty. The shrimp was very slightly too salty for my taste. The wife had the crab cake hamburger. She would not recommend it. The green beans were good. The staff was very friendly...More

Thank Frozensummer
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Went here for work and sat at the bar. Definitely more of local place than a tourist trap. Service was good, food wasn’t bad either. Got the blacked shrimp and some sides.

Thank Hitesh P
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We got take out from here on a busy Thursday evening. The waitresses were very helpful. We had popcorn shrimp and chicken tenders. Both meals came with 2 sides, hush puppies, shrimp slaw (they were out, so we got potato salad), and a corn fritter....More

Thank teachkp
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Traveling through Mississippi on I-10 and stopped in Gulfport for supper. I had the shrimp and oyster basket with an added stuffed crab. Everything tasted very fresh and was delicious! The crab was freshly made and not the typical frozen type. The slaw had chopped...More

Thank Brenda B
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As far as I can tell they don't have a Saturday special
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
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: 9265 Highway 49, Gulfport, MS 39503-4255
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Gulfport
  • Phone Number: +1 228-214-0001
Our menu encompasses a great variety of original seafood and local favorites. Ranging from shrimp, fish, crab claws, and crawfish, we also provide po-boys, chicken, and sandwiches for land lovers. Don't forget about our specialty Roasted Red Pepper Bama Sauce over Fettuccine pasta! The goal at the Shrimp Basket is to provide enjoyable, affordable service to each and every one of our guests at whichever restaurant they choose to dine in. This is accomplished by our professional and well-trained staff working together to ensure that your memories are the best that they can be at the Shrimp Basket. It is no surprise that our popularity has magnified among locals and tourists alike as we continue to expand along the Gulf Coast. We are grillin', steamin', and fryin' for you!
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