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Acme Oyster House

216 E 24th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-3146
+1 251-424-1783
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 E 24th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-3146
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Reviewed today

We love their chargrilled oysters and always make it a point to eat at Acme when we go to Gulf Shores. We've never had anything bad here. One year we ate here twice in one week. The food is great and so is the wait...More

Thank Nona R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was on a search for the best chargrilled oysters in the OB/Gulf Shores area. Went to Acme one evening and The Original Oyster House the next. Acme by far had the better oysters plus nicer atmosphere.

Thank iveytors
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous Lima bean soup. Found a pearl in my raw oyster!, Grilled oysters were really good. Lots of menu selections. Friendly staff. A bit pricey .

1  Thank lynnj_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Gulf Shores location and found and the staff to be very friendly and the Location very easy to find, sitting just off the Intercoastal waterway. The food was very good, and a reminder of what good cajun cuisine taste like....More

Thank TBosh517
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome big oysters, definitely the place to go if you want to indulge. Young man shucks them right at the bar being very picky about what he puts on a plate. Found a small pearl in one while I was there. Will definitely return !!

1  Thank rwmb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in to meet the in-laws and while we weren't ready for a full meal we figured to get an appetizer. Ordered a couple of beers which arrived promptly while we waited on in-laws. As soon as they arrived we ordered the Boo Fries which...More

Thank clemson_grad79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and atmosphere was very good. Service was friendly and fast. The only drop back for me was they serve pepsi... I'm from the south, you need Coca-Cola. Stop by and eat some very good seafood. Have to drink tea....

Thank Mike J
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Great place, the location is just beautiful, we had the chargrilled oysters that are to die for and the captains platter which is a ton of food! Kid friendly and very good service

1  Thank Briccia S
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We had the grilled, smoked oysters and various fried seafood. It was excellent and the service was superb!!!

Thank jscottgarr
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Just as great as they are at Acme in NOLA! 6 of us split 3 dozen and could have ate more! I also recommend the 10 Napkin Roast Beef Po Boy..delicious!

Thank tburgess2018
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August 31, 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is a kids menu, but they do have a grilled chicken plate and hamburger steak but these are adult size portions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 E 24th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-3146
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-424-1783
Lively New Orleans-based chain offering oysters, po' boys, gumbo & other Cajun-Creole classics.
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