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Ribs & Reds

128 E 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6516
+1 251-948-7337
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible30%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“baked beans” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
128 E 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6516
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three of four dinners bad- 2 over cooked, 1 heavily breaded & greasy, a burned roll, old perhaps frozen lettuce in salad, rude waitress about food complaints and tossed check on table while we were still eating entree, no offer of drink refill or desserts.

1  Thank richard c
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Okay, definitely not the best. Will not go there again, if you by any venture, DON'T get the patty melt, was smothered in cold (not even warm) Velveeta cheese.

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We stopped here after church on Sunday. Wish we hadn't. The service was not good. But the food was worse. Did not seem to be made in house. The coconut cake was the worst.

1  Thank Helen M
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We went there after people had raved about it, but sorry to say, I don’t agree. The mixed drinks are terrible. Don’t waste your money. The food is decent, including the ribs, but nothing you couldn’t find just about anywhere. The staff seemed overwhelmed and...More

1  Thank leowriter
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I guess the restaurant's name says it all. (Ribs & Reds-R&R) Visiting the coast, I always try "new" places. My preference is always seafood. My wife wanted to try R&R, so we did. It was not crowded at all. We went in and were seated...More

1  Thank Andrian A
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our second trip to Ribs & Reds, and I don’t plan on going back. We had fried shrimp, which were OK, Royal reds, which were OK, some crab legs, which were OK, some ribs, which seemed boiled and covered in sauce. Nothing was bad, but...More

Thank haeffb
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

They have an $8 lunch menu. Includes your choice of 2 sides, drink, and dessert. Good portions. You won't leave hungry. Several items to choose from on lunch menu. Prices on regular menu about average for area. We all ordered from lunch menu and it...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Good seafood, good service, reasonable prices, and a great outdoor dining deck. Seemed to cater to a lot of the locals, which is always a good sign! Highly recommend!

Thank lauravD6203CP
Reviewed 20 September 2017

They have very good ribs and sea food.The crab cakes were very good and the ribs were too.They offer a variety of foods on the menu.We had very good service too.Enjoyed our dinner.

Thank charlieandsusangist
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My husband and I tried this restaurant because it was something new and different, never heard of it until we traveled here. The services was great and the food was delicious. It took us a while to be seated but we think that is because...More

Thank Angelique B
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 E 1st Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6516
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-7337
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