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Wintzell's Oyster House

805 S Mobile St, Fairhope, AL 36532-1100
+1 251-929-2322
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (80 reviews)
“gumbo” (38 reviews)
“baked potato” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
805 S Mobile St, Fairhope, AL 36532-1100
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great oysters anyway you can think of being prepared. Choice of beers lots of mixed drinks, nice selection of seafood and an outdoor patio as well.

Thank djthomp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came in at 5:40 pm on a Monday evening. It was not crowded, but there were a fair number of people eating and plenty of waitstaff. I decided to sit at the bar to eat. I waited for 15 minutes before I was approached....More

Thank Kristi B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for the oysters didn't disappoint! Salads were good, excellent service great local spot! Around since 1938- reasonable prices too.

Thank powerknitter
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad that you enjoyed it and look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in this regional chain focuses on line caught seafood when available. But to me the star of the show is chargrilled oysters. Service from the kitchen was very slow and that's why only 4 stars. If you're seated in the right seat or...More

Thank mrdriggy
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is an "OK" restaurant with very friendly and helpful staff. The food was average as was the venue. Too many other good restaurants in this area, so, we were satisfied but will not return.

Thank Wally B
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We have visited 2x and have always enjoyed the meal, the setting and the service. It can be crowded at certain times.

Thank jefhos
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Sit outside, treelined property, enjoying a cold one, or three.... and a couple dozen oysters on a half shell.....real nice...once a year stop while fishing for Red Snapper. A must. Try it...it's mighty fine.

Thank Jouko J. R
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We enjoyed the nice lunch place with outside seating. The food was average but the service was good. We had the Red Beans and rice and the shrimp with grits.

Thank 3dogtilley
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Arriving tired from an 8 hour drive might of had some influence on our rating.It was around 8-8:30 when we arrived at restaurant from advice from a local. Husband order well done cheeseburger, some pink ok. It was seared on outside red between top and...More

Thank DjBakerMissouri
Management response:Responded 25 May 2017

Good Morning, I am sorry that you had a bad experience at our restaurant. Could you send your contact information to mariea@wintzellsoysterhouse.com . We would like to speak to you about your visit. Thanks and have a great day.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Service depends on how busy they are. To me, the menu could be expanded some. Just doesn't seem to be a whole lot of choices.

Thank Jeff9755
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Carol B
7 May 2017|
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I 805 South Mobile Street, Fairhope, AL 251-929-2322
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 S Mobile St, Fairhope, AL 36532-1100
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-2322
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