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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co

$$ - $$$American, Seafood,
720 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1025
+1 831-373-1884
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (221 reviews)
“seafood” (67 reviews)
“garlic bread” (16 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
720 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1025
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bubba Gump is a restaurant chain themed on the Forrest Gump film. We had never eaten in one, so decided to give it a try. The Monterey one is on Cannery Row, next to the Intercontinental Hotel. It is a large place with a bar...More

Thank Lightning_Slim
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have never been to a Bubba Gump before so I thought it would be interesting to have dinner there on our trip back from Oregon as we past through Monterey. Food was fine. I had the cajun spice shrimp thingy and it was a...More

Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Foods quite good, staff are good, price is comparable with others around - worth a visit just to say " we went to buba gumps"

Thank john_mason950
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a massive tourist trap and we fell into it boots first. It does look great from the outside but once you’re seated and handed a sticky menu it’s all just a little bit average and a lot expensive. It took ages to get...More

Thank veebee54
Reviewed 5 days ago

We love to include Bubba Gump's in every trip to the USA as we love their Shrimper's Net Catch with the Cajun "Butter"!

Thank BestFoodFan
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed our dinner at Bubba Gump. The cannery is a busy area and the restaurant was busy but we were seated immediately. I chose the seafood trio and my husband ordered the glazed salmon and both were very good. The servers were cheerful and...More

Thank Bob-a-JobSussex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the fried shrimp, fries, and coleslaw--delicious. My friend had the shrimp alfredo--shrimp over cooked so they were tough. The clam chowder was good as was the coleslaw. Robert was a great server.

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you care about the view, not the food, then come. If you want to have a real sea food, especially shrimps, you'll be disappointed. I don't know why more and more restaurants could not use the real and fresh shrimps any more. All they...More

Thank yafen4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to try this because it's something you just have to do while in the USA. First of all we felt rushed to order and had only just started our starters when the main meals were served. It all seemed a bit manic really...More

Thank Kirsty L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been looking forward to coming here all week during our trip and it was definitely worth the wait! Being a huge Forrest Gump fan, I was pretty excited to give this place a try and was not disappointed! Big portion sizes, beer glasses...More

Thank Kristi S
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19 September 2017|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a kids menu. Very family friendly and good food & service.
Jeff S
28 June 2016|
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Response from falafil2007 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant does not offer "all you can eat " deals.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 25 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1025
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-373-1884
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