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McElroy's on the Bayou

) #12 of 102 Restaurants in Ocean Springs €€ - €€€ American, Seafood
705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
+1 228-818-4600
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood
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705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Sister restaurant of McElroy's in Biloxi...specializes in seafood, broiled red snapper, grilled grouper, fried catfish, best fried seafood platter in town, soft shell crab, big po-boys and more, nice salads and fried green tomatoes with crabmeat!

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here for lunch. The view was great, the service was good and the food was good. We had the shrimp platter and the chef special and they were both good.

Thank Nomad0717
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the staff members at Gulf Hills Resort and Conference Center recommended me this restaurant and told me the steaks wee great. Due to a restricted diet, I could not have seafood. I ordered a rib eye steak which was full of grizzle. There...More

Thank Scrappinkay6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a late lunch here. Service was friendly and fast. Started with crab claws, I had grilled Mahi while hubby ate shrimp and grits. Everything was tasty! Would recommend!!!

Thank NicoleG0722
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We really wanted to enjoy this well reviewed eatery. The family style open seating, with very old furniture didn't match the ambiance of a water view. We ordered our meal... sorry it was so awful I forgot what we all ordered. The batter especially was...More

Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Just not the same quality of the Biloxi location... service was slow and the food was fair at best... there are just too many other places to go in the area , to waste your time here

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Was recommended by person front desk Fairfield Inn. Went there March 6th for Husband's birthday. Had a great waitress. Soup was delicious. Shrimp my Husband had was delicious. Crab cakes were just a little dry.

Thank Dianna S
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The family and I really enjoyed this place. We sat at a table that overlooked the bayou. Our waitress was super sweet. And everyone enjoyed their meal. If you like shrimp and grits, I definitely recommend it!

Thank Erinmac079
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped here mid-afternoon for lunch and had really tasty crab cakes, gumbo and slaw. The waiter was efficient, warm and welcoming, polite, and attentive. The food was top notch and affordably priced. Our table near the window offered a pleasant view of the marshes...More

Thank KittyG40
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Had a recommendation to try this place. Not the best seafood by any stretch. My friend order shrimp scampi and it was prepared more like shrimp alfredo. I ordered shrimp n grits and I'm pretty sure the shrimp were the kind you get in the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564-2842
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ocean Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 228-818-4600
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Family Owned Seafood Restaurant ~ Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Beautiful waterfront view with overhanging live oak trees looking over Fort Bayou in Ocean Springs. Lunch & Dinner specials during the week, Happy Hour every day from 4pm-7pm & Banquet Rooms available for Special Occasions.