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Shrimp Basket

1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
+1 334-539-8130
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“hush puppies” (9 reviews)
“shrimp” (37 reviews)
“seafood” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

As always , excellent. Just need more parking. Love this place. This place never disappoints. Consistently good. That’s all I want these days is what I expect. Thanks for good food!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jeffreyp564
Reviewed 3 September 2018

There are many food choices of seafood to select from. Casual atmosphere great location plenty of parking. However, since the company took control I’ve seen a downward trend in their portions.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank duck1948
Reviewed 24 August 2018

No horrible experience to report. It was typical chain seafood. I had the blackened Catfish with Broccoli and Slaw, my husband had the Seafood Platter with fries. My catfish was good, broccoli was perfectly for my liking. I also ordered a Bloody Mary which was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank realtoralexisrudd
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Went there for lunch and had the fried shrimp and Oyster basket. It comes with shrimp coleslaw, a corn fritter, hush puppies and fries. There were 6 shrimp and 6 oysters. Both were very good, but I thought the shrimp was better. A glass of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Denny C
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I've eaten at several Shrimp Baskets across Alabama and always enjoy the food. This one is no different. I had the grilled shrimp and blackened catfish combo w/ shrimp coleslaw, hushpuppies and cheese grits for $13.50. It was all delicious, our server was friendly and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank donal205
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Went there for lunch and was not disappointed. Had the crab claw basket which was generous and delicious. As good as any I have eaten anywhere.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Charles B
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Shrimp Basket's forte is southern fried seafood. Fried shrimp. Fried fish. Cole slaw. Some form of potatoes. Yes, you can get baked or spicy versions, but for the most part, you are looking at a good ol' boy (very inland) seafood experience. Not much atmosphere,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank FOODIE-4-the-Masses
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We were visiting friends at Auburn and they suggested we eat at The Shrimp Basket. It was Friday night and busy but we got a table fast and things really got going. Our server Terele was so very friendly and polite. I tend to give...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rodney H
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I had the fried crab claws with a side stuffed crab. The stuffed crab was delicious with plenty of crab meat in it. There were plenty of fried crab claws in the basket. Very tasty. My friend had the fried seafood platter. He was impressed...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 262patriciaa
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Crab cakes, Shrimp PoBoy, and blackened white fish all were delicious. It was nice to be able to get grilled shrimp on the PoBoy. Enjoyed the meal.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 3NC-Travelers
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 334-539-8130
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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