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Shrimp Basket

560 Mary Esther Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
+1 850-362-6906
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“catfish” (11 reviews)
“po boy” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
560 Mary Esther Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a big family and had a blast. The shrimp is always great along with the slaw and hush puppies. You will not be disappointed, trust me.

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped during the week for dinner while T fort Walton beach. Almost nominee was there. The wife ordered crab claws and I ordered shrimp and fish. We got our food fast mine was good but the wife's crab claws were not...More

Thank 1JT
Reviewed 15 May 2017

they have great fish and shrimp service is great to will go back it is a aswome place to go we stop n every chance we get

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We have eaten at two of their locations (Navarre & Fort Walton) the best way to describe our meals each time, is to say it was a quick, "let's eat fried fish". The menu is very typical and has nothing exciting or new to experience....More

Thank Nadine M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Shrimp gumbo bowl was ridiculously small; I've seen cups of gumbo larger. The po boy I ordered was soggy and served alone. I've never seen a sandwich served without chips; I could see having to pay for French fries but nothing at all was cheap.

Thank 1206frequenttraveler
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here before so I had plans of ordering something different however my brain did not. I got the catfish basket again. It was good. I will try the crawfish basket if I ever return. The fried pickles are good as well. That's a...More

Thank LadyLev
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Do not go unless you just want fried food. The fried shrimp was ok, but the grilled fish tacos was the worst I have ever had. No flavor whatsoever .... No seasonings, nothing at all! The service was good , the young lady was very...More

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Caitlin C, Manager at Shrimp Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

While I'm glad you were happy with the service you received, I'm sorry you were disappointed with our food. While fried food is our specialty, we do our best to provide a variety of options for the non-fried lover. If you have suggestions for us...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch and enjoyed it. I highly recommend the red beans and rice. The po boy was tasty but it was more bread than shrimp. Good amount of seating inside plus a covered patio. Friendly service that was good paced for a lunch.

Thank Rather_Nomadic
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I visited the Shrimp Basket for lunch and I enjoyed the steamed seafood and the oysters. The service was good and the price was very reasonable.

Thank lebdude
Reviewed 14 February 2017

.47 cents oysters on the half shell every Tuesday...What more can you ask for ??? Great and quick service !!!

Thank Alan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 560 Mary Esther Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-362-6906
Description
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!
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