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Wintzell's Oyster House

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805 S Mobile St, Fairhope, AL 36532-1100
+1 251-929-2322
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so my husband and I love to eat raw oysters and he loves cold beer. Sometimes we just want to chill somewhere with alone as grown ups and eat good food. Found this gem at a friend's suggestion. We both agreed that the oysters were the best we had ever eaten anywhere in the world. Really fresh and ice... More 

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Thank Amber B
Cumming, Georgia
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided that we had a need for oysters and our desire was fulfilled at Wintzell's Oyster house. These were probably so of the best oysters I have ever had. Beer was cold and the oysters were absolutely delicious. We dined on their deck and the weather was perfect. definitely the stop for oyster lovers when in Fairhope Alabama.

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Thank rebennett77
Atlanta, Georgia
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sign at the street in front of Wintzell's said "Tuesdays, $5 Burgers and $2 Pints". We couldn't say no, and glad we didn't. The pace was pretty crowded for 6pm, looked like a lot of 60-somethings new a bargain when they saw one. In additions to the specials, my wife had greens and I the sweet potato fries. All... More 

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Thank Vagabond33
Birmingham, Alabama
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friend and I attend a conference each March and always make a point to visit! Never had anything that wasn't delicious... especially the bread pudding!

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Thank ImmaWanderer
Miramar Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The owner of Bay Breeze Bed & Breakfast recommended we walk across the street to Wintzel's Oyster Restaurant. She assured us we would enjoy it & she was right.....it did not disappoint! We walked over & sat on their nice deck amid the huge trees. We were promptly greeted by our waitress that exuded pure southern charm. We started off... More 

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Thank Linda M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was very good. Fried pickles, to salad, kids meals, charred oysters and fresh caught fish special. All good!! Neat atmosphere too!

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Thank SPLTtravels
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a very large group to this restaurant for dinner. The servers were very organized and quite a few separate checks didn't bother them. They had a room large enough for our group (approx. 35 people). Food was delicious. Extensive menu for even the pickiest eaters. Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner!

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Thank Laura H
Lubbock, Texas
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248 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice dinner here. The food was very good, and the location near the bay is pleasant. The service was friendly and competent. The place is completely lacking in pretension, and people requiring that would be disappointed. We found the often politically incorrect sayings on the walls amusing and even refreshing, but hypersensitive snowflakes might come down with... More 

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Thank WestTexastraveller17
Daphne, Alabama
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on Tuesday evening and food was good - fried shrimp,salad,baked potato. Parking was limited. Ended up parking on side of road after circling parking lot twice.

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Thank mrb9393
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our first visit to Fairhope and we decided to try Wintzell's. I will admit that I was a little worried after reading some of the reviews but the place was not busy for a Friday night and we were seated right away. The decor was fine and comfortable. The waitress was very friendly and took our drink order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 S Mobile St, Fairhope, AL 36532-1100
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-2322

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