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Pelican Reef Restaurant

11799 Dauphin Island Pkwy, Theodore, AL 36582-7625
+1 251-973-2670
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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“shrimp” (24 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
11799 Dauphin Island Pkwy, Theodore, AL 36582-7625
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited for Sunday lunch. There was only two other tables with patrons in the restaurant when we walked in. Maybe this should have been a sign? We were quickly seated by a very nice waitress of another table. Our waitress shortly...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i was here with a bachelor party just guys talking and joking. the service was very good, however they seemed slow at times. the prices a little high but food very good. i just had a hamburger this time.

Thank Doug V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off, they have fresh oysters on the half shell and they were awesome I had a concoction of a fried soft shell crab with a fried green tomato on it. Get out of here My wife had the snapper sensation and the fish was...More

Thank Medgasman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got there 8p.m. and they close at 9. The waitress was friendly, the greeter was friendly, and the place appeared clean. They never rushed us out of there which was very nice. We weren't the only ones there other customers were also still eating....More

Thank Erica B
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We always go out to eat as a family on our last night of spring break. I'm so glad we picked Pelican Reef. The onion rings are superb and the ribeye was the best I've ever had. Our waitress Missy or Melissa, can't remember for...More

Thank missie1972
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Chowder really good, crab legs plentiful and good, crawfish and shrimp boil very fresh and good, stuffed jalapeños had too much breading, one person doesn’t like seafood so got a cheeseburger and fries and was happy Service fast and friendly Will plan on going again👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻

Thank shugarshar
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This was very good food and service with very good atmosphere. You can dine in or out. Soft Taco's are very good shrimp or fish.

Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

First time there and it was worth the 20 mile trip. Large selection on the buffet plus the server brings crab legs when you want more. We will be going back.

Thank checker1
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The shrimp cocktail appetizer was delicious. The waitress we had was great - super friendly and took great care of us. I ended up getting lightly battered and fried crab claws which others in our group loved - but I was expecting more meat -...More

Thank loribS9254DJ
Reviewed November 17, 2017

menu was southern food , some fried or broiled with vegs with a southern flair,beautiful day and served on the porch overlooking the water with wild life and birds around the area.

Thank vkrumel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11799 Dauphin Island Pkwy, Theodore, AL 36582-7625
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Theodore
  • Phone Number: +1 251-973-2670
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