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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” (119 reviews)
“redfish” (114 reviews)
“crab cakes” (128 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
125 Lameuse Street, Biloxi, MS 39530
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate dinner here on our second night in Biloxi! The atmosphere is great and the food is incredible! We had the lobster quesadilla for an appetizer. The shrimp and grits and crabcakes are delicious! We had the chocolate obsession for dessert, also delicious! The...More

Thank cingram3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

2nd visit was even better than the first. Royal reds, crab cakes, oysters multiple ways were all great. My wife got the chicken and it was fantastic. Order anything and you will not be disappointed. Love this place. It was packed but they have a...More

Thank DoubleJJ73
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My Aunt recommended this resturant and we gave them a try and we were delighted on our service. They had plenty of room and fully staffed to be a popular restaurant in the area. You actually get your money's worth and it wasn't that expensive....More

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were in the area for a birthday vacation. Heard amazing things about Half Shell and were crazing seafood. Our server, LAURA, was amazing. Not only did she know the menu inside and out, but she made great recommendations of things around...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

While at a conference in Biloxi, went to the Half Shell for dinner. We went on a recommendation. We sat upstairs which has a better view but be warned there is no elevator and the stairs are fairly steep. There were four of us. Two...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We LOVE the half shell! We visit this place as often as we can! The crab cakes and fried green tomatoes are always fabulous! We tried the New Orleans shrimp this time as an appetizer and oh wow they were delicious! As our meal ,we...More

Thank Woodallwife
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Half Shell is one if my favorite local places to dine and lucky for us we have 3 locations. The Lameuse Street location in Downtown Biloxi is my favorite for ambiance but the location at Hard Rock Casino (also Biloxi) is a breeze for last...More

Thank Tara S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Raw oysters were very good for July. Unfortunately the fries oyster poboy was overcooked and the bread was too thick. Enjoyed the atmosphere and wait staff was great!

Thank JeepCouple
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shared an amazing meal with a friend! We had charbroiled oysters on the half-shell, bacon and pecan crusted snapper, it was amazing!!! Service was awesome. It is that typical down south hospitality that makes you feel so welcome!! Outstanding staff!

Thank Wade R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were comped by the pit boss (which BTW Hard Rock does more than the other casinos in my opinion). My expectations were pretty high based on the reputation of Half Shell. Let me say, my expectations were not only met, but...More

Thank Stephen M
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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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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