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Shrimp Basket

560 Mary Esther Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
+1 850-362-6906
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“catfish” (15 reviews)
“étouffée” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
560 Mary Esther Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

The Seafood was delicious! I ordered shrimp étouffée, which was very very delicious. Unfortunately my wife’s food came out cold and the server forgot to put in one of each of our sides. They came out towards the end of our meals so we took...More

Thank rasheedmack
Reviewed October 11, 2017

We were searching for a place to eat dinner and stumbled upon this place. We had a great seafood meal and we didn't have to wait a long time even though there was a large group before us. Out side seating on a warm evening...More

Thank Brasilnutt
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Just wanted to say what a great dining experience we had tonight. We very much enjoyed our meal. The food was fresh, hot and quite delicious. No need to go to Destin for a great meal. The Shrimp Basket in Fort Walton Beach has it...More

2  Thank mikruzo
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The seafood is not fresh, but the po boys are very good. It isn't very clean and it is very dark. We don't know if we will go back.

Thank joanna182337
Reviewed August 15, 2017

This rating should be a 2.5. Our server, Andrea, must have been having a bad day. On top of that, we inconvenienced her by expecting decent service. Always had to seek her out for drink refills, napkins, and finally, the bill. Fortunately, the food was...More

Thank chaparral24
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Went with a big family and had a blast. The shrimp is always great along with the slaw and hush puppies. You will not be disappointed, trust me.

Thank Marco S
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped during the week for dinner while T fort Walton beach. Almost nominee was there. The wife ordered crab claws and I ordered shrimp and fish. We got our food fast mine was good but the wife's crab claws were not...More

Thank 1JT
Reviewed May 14, 2017

they have great fish and shrimp service is great to will go back it is a aswome place to go we stop n every chance we get

Thank Angela B
Reviewed May 4, 2017

We have eaten at two of their locations (Navarre & Fort Walton) the best way to describe our meals each time, is to say it was a quick, "let's eat fried fish". The menu is very typical and has nothing exciting or new to experience....More

Thank Nadine M
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Shrimp gumbo bowl was ridiculously small; I've seen cups of gumbo larger. The po boy I ordered was soggy and served alone. I've never seen a sandwich served without chips; I could see having to pay for French fries but nothing at all was cheap.

Thank 1206frequenttraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 560 Mary Esther Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-362-6906
Our menu encompasses a great variety of original seafood and local favorites. Ranging from shrimp, fish, crab claws, and crawfish, we also provide po-boys, chicken, and sandwiches for land lovers. Don't forget about our specialty Roasted Red Pepper Bama Sauce over Fettuccine pasta! The goal at the Shrimp Basket is to provide enjoyable, affordable service to each and every one of our guests at whichever restaurant they choose to dine in. This is accomplished by our professional and well-trained staff working together to ensure that your memories are the best that they can be at the Shrimp Basket. It is no surprise that our popularity has magnified among locals and tourists alike as we continue to expand along the Gulf Coast. We are grillin', steamin', and fryin' for you!
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