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Papa Rocco's

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101 W 6th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6445
+1 251-948-7262
Today
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Foley, Alabama
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Never tried this place before until last evening. The pizza was AWESOME! The atmosphere is just an old pizza joint, very cool. The servers were prompt and friendly. Very good place.

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Thank Devin C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So we went for the Thursday night prime rib special. Thin cut of prime rib with over half of it going into the trash can. So much fat and gristle that much of the meal was trimming out the meager pieces of meat to eat . Salad was uninspiring mix of iceberg lettuce. Baked potato was OK

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Thank Larry D
Florence, Alabama
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245 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've have been coming to GS/OB for approx 30 years and today was our first visit to Papa Rocco's . . . and it was very good! We plan to remain in the area for another 3 weeks, so we will plan to return (their grilled/baked oysters are calling me)! Today, for lunch, we (2) ordered the large price buster... More 

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Thank BusterYukon
LaGrange, Georgia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been frequent patrons for the past 6-8 years. The past few months have been very disappointing. The wait staff has asked us to wait outside when multiple tables were available and Last night, when we were asked to "seat ourselves" per signage, waitress came over and TOLD us to move. No asking nicely but demanding. Wait staff appears... More 

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Thank fairlady2
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Papa Rocca's each time we are in Orange Beach. The food is great, it is a friendly place and the prices are very reasonable. It is THE place in Orange Beach to get the best oysters and we always enjoy their pizza. Do yourself a favor and stop in this place.

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Thank 970JimW
Birmingham, Alabama
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69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very small and crowded tables but a great little pub for a beer and a slice of pizza. The oysters are good too.

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Thank Brenda W
Bayfield, Wisconsin
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like to support the local family run places and this one was a great choice. We enjoyed their pizza, their friendliness and there relaxed atmosphere. Food service was excellent. There's a reason they have been in the restaurant business through many years....you can feel the pride and the care they have for their work.

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Thank Jan W
Minneapolis
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There lasagna rivals any Italian restaurant out there and the daily specials are always a great value. Although there is often a cadre of regulars, it never feels clickish and always welcoming.

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Thank Chopperflyer
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizza and the grilled oysters here are wonderful. The place is always packed so be prepared to wait for a seat, but the wait is worth it!

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Thank Amy R
Lake Charles, Louisiana
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298 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We recently ate at Papa Rocco's while visiting Gulf Shores. It had a fun environment, and the staff was very friendly. We tried different types of pizza. It was good, but not the best pizza that I have eaten in the Gulf Shores area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W 6th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-6445
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-948-7262

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