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Shrimp Basket

1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
+1 334-539-8130
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (35 reviews)
“hush puppies” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I am not a big fish eater but Shrimp Basket has a fantastic white fish basket! Ample fish, lightly bread and perfect seasoning. Comes with choice of sides plus hush puppies and corn fritters for $9.99. Different specials everyday. Clean,friendly atmosphere with very attentive wait...More

Thank Cheri W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Had high hopes for a nice seafood meal while heading out of Auburn, but the food did not meet expectations. The fried pickles ordered to start the lunch were decent, but the rest of the meal went downhill. We ordered the blackened mahi-mahi with shrimp...More

Thank Huntguy77
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The food was so good there were 5 of us and we all enjoyed everything no complaints from anyone. The tarter sauce is amazing!

Thank Amandactanner
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because a) we used to be from the Gulf area and could get seafood all the time, and b) we now live in Nebraska. We made a good choice. Our family got the AYCE Shrimp and we were not disappointed. The...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Very fresh seafood - I was impressed considering you're in the land-locked area of Auburn. The staff was very friendly and constantly checked back to make sure we were well taken care of. If you're a seafood lover I suggest a visit.

Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The food is served hot. Great seasoning on the grilled chicken and shrimp. Steamed shrimp has a generous portion. Definitely a fill you up meal.

Thank seaborneq
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Although I had eaten here before several times, I had never found the right dish till last night when I got the Steamed Shrimp Basket. Lots of shrimp and very, very tasty. You get half an ear of corn and several little red potatoes as...More

Thank Claude F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We ate there on April 14th. The food was delicious and our waitress was very good and very friendly.

Thank Phillip C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It's hard to beat the Shrimp basket as far as value goes. You get an amazing amount of food in your order. The vegetables are great and the shrimp is fine considering you are in east, central Alabama. Lots of fried sides from hush puppies...More

Thank kaymcclain3
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Solid choice for shrimp. Awesome little hush puppies. Gumbo was good. Young people serving could use a few pointers on service, but no major issues.

Thank AtlFolks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Groups, Child-friendly
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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