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Shrimp Basket

1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
+1 334-539-8130
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab claws” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“gumbo” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
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Reviewed yesterday

Although I had eaten here before several times, I had never found the right dish till last night when I got the Steamed Shrimp Basket. Lots of shrimp and very, very tasty. You get half an ear of corn and several little red potatoes as...More

Thank Claude F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We ate there on April 14th. The food was delicious and our waitress was very good and very friendly.

Thank Phillip C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It's hard to beat the Shrimp basket as far as value goes. You get an amazing amount of food in your order. The vegetables are great and the shrimp is fine considering you are in east, central Alabama. Lots of fried sides from hush puppies...More

Thank kaymcclain3
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Solid choice for shrimp. Awesome little hush puppies. Gumbo was good. Young people serving could use a few pointers on service, but no major issues.

Thank AtlFolks
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Food and service was great. Have been back three times and each time has been superb. Glad they opened in Auburn

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

The food was fresh and delicious, wish there were more options that were not fried. The service was fast and courteous. I highly recommend!

Thank luvtotravel0330
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Had a great meal here. Portions are very generous, Food is hot and tastes great. At the table there was a variety of things from catfish, shrimp, gumbo and red beans with rice. All of the items were served hot and tasted great. Service was...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Went on a Tuesday night which is 47 cents an oyster night. Had oysters, shrimp & grits. Very tasty. Staff was friendly & service good. Ordered food to go for the next day which was packed just the way I asked, (deconstructed)

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 10 November 2016

And eat at The Shrimp Basket the day before an Auburn football game. We both thoroughly enjoyed it...& would visit again.

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Always enjoy The Shrimp Basket. This is the second visit to this particular restaurant and I was just as impressed the second time around. Four people and less than $60 is a pretty good deal considering the amount of food one is served. The service...More

Thank Mark W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, 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 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1651 S College St, Auburn, AL 36832-6638
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 334-539-8130
Our menu encompasses a great variety of original seafood and local favorites. Ranging from shrimp, fish, crab claws, and crawfish, we also provide po-boys, chicken, and sandwiches for land lovers. Don't forget about our specialty Roasted Red Pepper Bama Sauce over Fettuccine pasta!

The goal at the Shrimp Basket is to provide enjoyable, affordable service to each and every one of our guests at whichever restaurant they choose to dine in. This is accomplished by our professional and well-trained staff working together to ensure that your memories are the best that they can be at the Shrimp Basket. It is no surprise that our popularity has magnified among locals and tourists alike as we continue to expand along the Gulf Coast.

We are grillin', steamin', and fryin' for you!