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Gerald's Pig & Shrimp

1115 U.S. Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
+1 912-786-4227
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1115 U.S. Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We have wings-excellent We had ribs- very good We had peel and eat shrimp-excellent We had fried shrimp- excellent Food was served quick and loved the outside atmosphere. The LIMEADE drink is homemade and delicious!!

Thank tfc63
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious!! Very cool outside eatery. Shrimp was some of the best on Tybee. Will definitely go back. The wings were the best we’ve ever had!!

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

From the food to the service, we were very happy. Wonderful peel and eat or fried shrimp, good BBQ ribs, pulled pork and sides. Casual ambience, reasonably priced.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Gerald's is a stop not to be missed on Tybee Island. Great food and good conversation if Gerald is there...

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Be forwarned right up front that service is a bit helter skelter at Gerald’s. When we arrived and every person after us arrived all had a look of being lost upon arrival. Should I just sit down? Is that one lady running around like a...More

Thank wineismylife
Reviewed 19 October 2017

What a great experience. We hads a party of ten and service was great. Everyone had something different and we loved it all. Loved the atmosphere. The shrimp is hands down the best I have ever had in my 52 years of life. Very friendly...More

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

this place was amazing, more than we even expected! The shrimp and fish were so soft and flavorful! The limeade was a huge hit with everyone too. We left completely stuffed!!

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Tybee for my 30th birthday and I insisted that everyone try my favorite spot on the island! Not one person was disappointed. The Fried Shrimp is the absolute best! I wish I lived closer because I'd love to try the BarBQ I've also...More

Thank ChesneyWoods
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Spent the day at the beach with brother and sis in-law. Stopped by Gerald's on the way home for take out. Fried Shrimp, Boiled Shrimp, Jalapeno Hush Puppies and Coleslaw. Shrimp were excellent. Cooked just right. Especially enjoyed the Puppies and the Slaw good as...More

Thank Geechee1
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The food is fabulous. I recommend the shrimp po boy sandwich. No frills, but you don't need it. The food speaks for itself.

Thank Preacherswife502
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 U.S. Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Tybee Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-786-4227
  • E-mail
Come as you are, bring the family...eat, drink and be merry. Gerald’s Pig and Shrimp is a casual outdoor dining establishment, backdropped with towering shade trees and located across the road from Tybee Island’s sprawling salt-water marshes. The brick patio is housed in an open air structure, a 14’ high pole barn fabricated with reclaimed materials, beautifully landscaped and decked out with an array of eclectic eye-candy. We specialize in slow-smoked meats pork, ribs and brisket, as well, fresh, Wild Georgia shrimp, fried, boiled or sauteed. All our sauces and marinades are made in house. We use fresh herbs from our side garden. We offer daily specials, dinners, sandwiches, appetizers and local beer, wine and sangria. We’re pet friendly as long as they’re friendly and on a leash and have free parking on property.We strive to ensure our guests’ experience is top-notch by providing fresh, tasty, high quality fare at a reasonable price, in a relaxed atmosphere with exceptional customer service.Planning an event? We also cater, offering choices of Southern Style Comfort Food, Bar-B-Que, Whole Pig-Roast, Oyster Roasts, Low Country Boil, site location, and entertainment.
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