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Blue Bay Seafood Restaurant

1901 E Main St, Corner of E Main St (NC 24-27-73 Hwy) and NC 740 Bypass, Albemarle, NC 28001
+1 704-986-6900
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (25 reviews)
“flounder” (11 reviews)
“hush puppies” (11 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1901 E Main St, Corner of E Main St (NC 24-27-73 Hwy) and NC 740 Bypass, Albemarle, NC 28001
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thought I made a wrong turn and was in Florida. Totally fresh, I had flounder, scallops, and shrimp and it was cooked to perfection. My waitress did a fine job. Hope I can get back in the area and visit again.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to both locations of Blue Bay several times and the food is always delicious! They have fast and friendly service as well. I highly recommend to anyone who loves seafood!

Thank Carolyn M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood. Waitress way the best!!! They were closing in 1/2 hour and staff and dinner was great. Scallops and fried baby shrimp were great!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I don't eat seafood typically, with the exception of shrimp or lobster occasionally. (Yes, I know they are bottom feeders.) The chicken tenders & the broiled chicken breast is absolutely delicious. It's marinated in a Greek marinade & has always been cooked perfectly. They have...More

Thank cabinlover88
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Great seafood with what I think is the best red slaw. I've never had a bad order of any seafood here. Fish, shrimp or crab, take your pick, you won't be disappointed. Also, if you don't want seafood, the chicken wings and steaks are also...More

Thank dclinejr2016
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

A great dining experience! A great location with ample parking, the restaurant is very clean and spacious. We were seated immediately and our server was attentive throughout! I ordered a small baby flounder platter with shrimp...both fried calabash style. My wife had broiled scallops and...More

Thank Mikbaidak
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Obviously the fryer oil had not been changed in some time. Flounder (imported from Canada????) was bad enough that I probably ate about 1/3rd. Shrimp are the usual Sea-Pak frozen - just overall an underwhelming experience. Service was odd - the server mumbled a lot...More

Thank jbrooksws
Reviewed 25 February 2017

always great seafood. only open Thursday, -Saturday after 4pm. love the light, not heavy, batter, broiled selections, seniors and children's pieces.

Thank liz r
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We went with grandsons and their parents fora nice evening meal. Large and lively crowd, perfect for family dinner with lively children. Good selection,standard preparation, clean and pleasant setting. Prices were average, affordable.

Thank 2mdoves
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We often will not consider seafood places unless we are at the ocean. However, every time we drove by this place in the afternoons and evenings, the parking lot is very full. We decided to try it. We had the flounder. I, fried; companion had...More

Thank CRBug
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Michael P
do you have low sodium food
6 May 2016|
Response from KathyH8159 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do or not..they do offer broiled items which probably could be ordered with no seasonings
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 E Main St, Corner of E Main St (NC 24-27-73 Hwy) and NC 740 Bypass, Albemarle, NC 28001
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Albemarle
  • Phone Number: +1 704-986-6900
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