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Flippers

5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
+1 251-981-3547
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (56 reviews)
“shrimp” (50 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Two couples of us had dinner here and enjoyed it. We sat outside with no wait. Our server wasn't the best, the food was good, view outside good. I had the tuna which was good, my husband has the seafood platter which was also good....More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 4 days ago

You pretty much have to know about this restaurant to find it because it is definitely off the beaten path but it is worth the effort to find. The food was delicious, the service was great and they give everyone a small serving of Homemade...More

Thank gidget1985
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were there with 11 people and thought the service was great! We got seated right away outside on the deck, great view and scenery. I had the seafood sampler blackened and it was great...was the best meal I had in Orange Beach. The fish...More

Thank GaryM67
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We rented a pontoon boat and were Looking for a spot for lunch. Pulled up into their "parking" slip right in front of the restaurant. We had a party of 12 and I think everyone said their food was great. Service was Executional and the...More

Thank Boda1968
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Flippers and expected a long wait since we arrived around 7:00 p.m. on Friday night. The waitress told me there was about an hour wait for a table, but since there were just two of us we could go...More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was adequate in taste and fairly priced for seafood. We were seated upstairs and the temperature was very warm due to the number of Windows and the fact that heat rises; server could have come by table more frequently to check on our need...More

Thank serobin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the Seafood jubilee and it was fabulous! Salads were good and the service was quick and friendly. The wait was very manageable as there was 19 of us, I was enjoying some guy singing in the bar outside and he was really good....More

Thank Jeff R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down, Flippers has the best fried shrimp in Orange Beach or Gulf Shores! It is my favorite restaurant when we vacation at the beach. Today's waitress was Rachel and she was extremely sweet to our 3 year old and very attentive to our needs.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped by boat because Pirates Cove was so busy we couldn't even park. Late lunch consisted of a dozen raw and food for four. The oysters were surprisingly fresh, I'm guessing Louisiana and not Apalachicola. My Philly cheese was a wreck but had great...More

Thank DeepSouth2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 20 for a birthday dinner during the very busy 4th of July weekend. We did get there early and had to wait about 30 minutes, but the hostess' estimate was right on. THe table was on the upper floor and we were attended...More

Thank J D
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Roydmer
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Response from J D | Reviewed this property |
Do not believe they do .. menu was good.
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bren2000
8 December 2015|
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Response from R J | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I can not answer that one...I would suggest calling the restaurant and checking with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-3547
Description
Next to Dolphin Express and some other dolphin seeing cruise boats. The seafood was very, very fresh....Excellent.
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