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Wintzell's Oyster House

605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
+1 251-432-4605
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (467 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Fast food, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visiting from out of town, we stopped in for a late dinner. The waitress was very nice and the food came out fast. The crab soup was delicious. The crab cakes were mediocre and tasted more like stuffing than crabs. The red beans and rice...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our friends had a great lunch, and a great entire visit at Wintzell's! They couldn't believe how friendly the shuckers were at the oyster bar, and how welcome they felt by all there! Southern hospitality at it's best💯

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband got the fried platter with fried fish, scallops, shrimp, and oysters. He loved it. I don't eat much fried food, but I snagged some of his and it was very good. I got a bowl of gumbo and the blackened catch--back jack I...More

Thank profmom_12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visit this restaurant while working in Mobile. The service was very good. My waitress was friendly and diligent. The food was excellent and it has a good atmosphere. The Chargrilled Oysters are superb. As a main dish I ordered a Redfish Bienville and it...More

Thank mariopI8669JW
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I are on a holiday weekend get away. Spent the night in Mobile and Wintzell’s was rated very high so we stopped in. Absolutely no regrets! We split a seafood boil platter and mixed oyster plate - All was very good -...More

Thank LutmanT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A group of eight friends visited Wintzells for a primarily seafood dinner, great choice. Most of us had some variety of oysters, with sides ranging from salads, to seafood and pasta combo platters. The portion served was great, even for the large appetites, if you...More

Thank thefordman28
Reviewed 6 days ago

The folks we met in Mobile from New Hampshire wanted to experience a typical southern seafood restaurant and we picked Wintzell's. Not sure it is all the typical as it exceeded all our expectations for a great night. Our server, Pinky, turned out to be...More

Thank Steve_J31522
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wintzel’s Is the best seafood in downtown Mobile, Al. You won’t be disappointed. Something for everyone.

Thank goldladygolfer
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to try Seafood caught locally, Wintzells is your place. Wintzells has been around forever. The atmosphere is casual and fun. The walls art covered with cute says to keep you busy while you wait for your order

Thank Rita L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Historic and wonderful place for real Southern seafood. Going back tomorrow night. Stuffed flounder, here I come!!

Thank Bettina P
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Questions & Answers
30 June 2017|
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Response from Lori F | Reviewed this property |
I believe happy hour is from 4-6 or 7. We were there earlier in the day for lunch and was pleasantly surprised.
2 March 2017|
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Response from K Kann L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have specials during the week and on weekends. And yes they have happy hour in the early evening....and if you are there right before, they might just grandfather you in!!!
5 November 2016|
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Response from Heidi H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do alot of catering.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-1797
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-432-4605
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