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Half Shell Oyster House

125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
+1 228-432-5050
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oyster sampler” (135 reviews)
“redfish” (74 reviews)
“crab cakes” (127 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was good and comes in decent portion. love the voodoo chicken and the oysters! the steak was perfectly cooked and the servers was very attentive. will dine in here again and totally recommend.

Thank Frish L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Half Shell Oyster House on Mardi Gras evening, for an early Valentine's Day dinner. Because of the crowds in Biloxi we did call ahead seating and we were seated upstairs immediately. We had a wait before our waitress came and took our drink...More

Thank theeromes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had oysters, salad, wings, and a steak sandwich. All were excellent. I had the oysters appetizer that were charbroiled, bienville, Rockefeller, and Cajun; they were great and I recommend it.

Thank Syd B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined here on a couple recent evenings. We shared the oysters Rockefeller one night and they were excellent. Shared a blackened redfish the next evening and it was also a great meal. Would certainly recommend this place to anyone visiting Biloxi.

Thank CenTex08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town solo on business on Fat Tuesday so expectations were low. Sat at the bar where Sarah greeted me. Ordered cup of gumbo and it was out in 1 minute along with draft beer. Savannah brought me the dozen chargrilled oysters promptly as well....More

Thank Joel A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner here. Martinis were a bit smaller that we are use to and the Cosmo had a lot of Cointreau. Service was great for our party of 6. I had a side salad that was very fresh and not just lettuce....More

Thank 1956karkee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I frequently stay at the Beau Rivage, and make it a point to visit the Half Shell each time at least once if not every day. Chargrilled oysters cannot be beat. Love to sit at the bar and watch them being prepared. Sat next to...More

Thank 164gaylaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Off of recommendations from friends we patronized thus establishment. Upon arriving we were informed there was a little wait of 30 mins. We ordered drinks from the bar and waited. The only issue we had was the waiting area was a bit small. We were...More

Thank MWeiser1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have a very diverse menu in addition to their oysters. I'm not a fan of oysters. "Leave 'em in the ocean," I say. But this place has so much more, from po'boy sandwiches to fish and shell fish. They have the best (home recipe)...More

1  Thank KevinEdD95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and a big variety. Atmosphere is welcoming. I only gave four stars out of five because the server made us feel rushed. My wife and I wanted to relax and have a drink before we ate but the server kept coming over and...More

Thank Dennis D
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Questions & Answers
Jerry G
28 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin F | Property representative |
Absolutely, we are open normal hours on Easter Sunday, in fact we normally open the doors a little before 11 just to get folks in and seated if there's a line outside.
16 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin F | Property representative |
You can see the water from the right spot in either location, however in both locaations we are a couple blocks off of the Gulf, so the view of the water isn't the best.
22 February 2017|
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Response from carviana v | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not. I just called yesterday. They can have you on the list, but no for reservation. Just so they know you will be coming and they will call ya to remind you. However on the weekends that are busy, you will wait... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Biloxi
  • Phone Number: +1 228-432-5050
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