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Shrimp Basket

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6501 N Davis Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32504-6956
+1 850-476-1041
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome fried fish. They also have great hush puppies and drinks! great place to get some food! I try to eat there every time I go to Pensacola.

Thank bigsmith314
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my favorite place we ate at. Our server, Alexus K., was very friendly, helpful and is a wonderful young lady! The manager (whose name escapes me at the moment) was also very friendly and accommodating. The entire staff was excellent! The food was AMAZING!!! The atmosphere was very relaxed and comfortable. I will DEFINITELY be returning to the... More 

Thank Stacie N
Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

My Dad and I dined at this Shrimp Basket; it is one of several locations in Pensacola. The server was friendly; but the staff seemed too small to quickly serve all the patrons efficiently.

Thank klhpcola
Niceville, Florida
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210 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

We love the Shrimp Basket! We have visited 2 in Pensacola, and frequent the one in Mary Esther, FL. They always serve a nice meal that is more than enough to fill even the hungriest of people. The Grilled fish and grilled shrimp are excellently seasoned...very tasty! The cheese grits are the cheesiest we have had anywhere...our favorite side dish!... More 

Thank Sonworshipper
Pensacola, Florida
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Have been there many times and usually enjoy the food and service. Someone in our party order the seafood platter and we were all amazed it was so small of a serving. Our waitress sent the manager, Chad, to our table and he had nothing to offer as far as the small portions. Very disappointing.

Thank pfreeman2016
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have visited Gulf Shores where there is a Shrimp Basket, but have never eaten at theirs. On a night through Pensacola we decided to eat here. Accessed the online menu before eating here, so I knew the menu options and prices. My daughter ordered steamed shrimp and felt they were bland, but my husband tried them and said they... More 

Thank Deidra M
Little Rock, Arkansas
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82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered beers, grilled shrimp and oysters. It was quick and easy. Very laid back. This is a chain so you will see them everywhere you go in the area.

Thank TravelingJourneys
Lafayette, Louisiana
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Live in Lafayette, LA. We know good seafood. Recommended by a motel employee. She was right. Shrimp were prepared well and lots of them. Shrimp slaw was different, but good. Catfish poboy was like home. Wait staff excellent. If you want good seafood, you just found it.

Thank Ken F
Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is a great place to go for shrimp. We had the shrimp basket and the shrimp and grits. The portions were large, the food was good, and the service was warm and friendly.What more could you want. We went back the next day and enjoyed it again.

Thank HANK003
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is casual, but waitress very attentive and fast. Food came out fast I had steamed shrimp and my dad had fried catfish and shrimp. Both meals were exceptional. Will go back when visiting my dad again.

Thank Brandy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6501 N Davis Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32504-6956
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-476-1041
We're grillen', steamin', and fryin' in 18 locations!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?