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Shipp's Harbour Grill

27842 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4009
+1 251-981-9891
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (89 reviews)
“coconut grouper” (129 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27842 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4009
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Shipp’s has been for quite sometime probably the BEST all around Restaurant in the Gulf Shores / Orange Beach area for quite some time, food wise, not employee or Customer Service areas, for sure. Locals know this, out of town visitors, no, since only dine...More

Thank Tootsis3
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went here per recommendation of a family member. I was blown away by the outdoor dining experience. You have a great view of the many boats docked, and the water is close to you. We tried the pimento cheese fritters for...More

1  Thank pwk4bama
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate at Shipp's last year at Orange Beach and it was our favorite meal of the trip. The food was absolutely wonderful and beautifully presented. We were so sad that it was not open this year upon our return. We were looking forward to...More

Thank ReadyToGoBack2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just read on Facebook that the owners of Shipps sold to the owners of Fishers <?> Sounds like trying to reopen after the Kitchen Fire was a little overwhelming....not sure when the new owners will reopen...you might want to check out the Facebook sight....More

Thank bikynmike
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had tried to call, but didn't answer! Went to voice mail! Still went! Sign on door that they were closed from kitchen fire! Had been one of my favorite places! Wonder if it will reopen!!!!

4  Thank chgreen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have the best food here!! Love sitting outside in front of the marina, just so relaxing and love their bread with cinnamon butter!!

Thank cheeseheadWisconsin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We pulled up to this restaurant really wanting to eat here after seeing the great reviews. The sign on the door said they were closed for September. I know it is only October 3rd but they are still closed. Please call before you go!! We...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I was invited by friends to meet them at Shipps. It was a little difficult to find, but well worth the effort. The food was fantastic, both the main entre and the appetizers. The prices were good with excellent portions and the service was fantastic....More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Amazing food!! We were so sad to hear that they had a kitchen fire this past summer, we were so looking forward to going back to have another wonderful meal!! They never disappoint!! The husbands fav!!

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My cousin actually had them cater her wedding in Orange Beach and the food was phenomenal. On a sidenote, several locals said that this place was spectacular, and that as soon as it was rebuilt from their fire they were headed straight there.

Thank Lauren M
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Jessie G
12 April 2017|
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Response from Christopher C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about scallops. We were there in January so perhaps the menu has changed for Spring or Summer. Great place to eat (outdoors.) Noisy inside.
11 January 2017|
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26 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27842 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4009
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-9891
  • E-mail
Shipp's Harbour Grill stands alone in a class of it's own serving Fresh Local Seafood and Certified Angus Beef. Shipp's offers beautiful outside seating on our upper deck with a birds-eye view of the harbor, a tiki bar, a covered outdoor porch, and an elegant but casual shabby chic beachside decor inside in our many dining areas. Shipp's is comfortable and casual with classy food. "Once you try Shipp's you'll be hooked"
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