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The Blow Fly Inn

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1201 Washington Ave, Gulfport, MS 39507-3342
+1 228-265-8225
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Biloxi, Mississippi
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Blowfly. Bland. Boring. Will never eat here again. A filet-o-fish from McDonalds is more exciting than the food here. Too bad. It didn't used to suck.

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Thank NauticalDiner
Biloxi, Mississippi
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blow Fly Inn has been reopened a few months and the food is really good. If you have eaten here before or never tried the Blow Fly you should try the "new" restaurant with the old atmosphere a try. You will be glad you did.

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Thank Elmer G
Hamburg, Arkansas, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view is amazing but better than that is the food. We have ate here for years! Try it and see! I prefer to go before 4 pm because prices are so good. All of their lunches come with a dessert. Service is always great as well. You can sit outside or inside and have a great view of the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having eaten in restaurants along the Gulf Coast, this place was a delightful find. The food was very good. Crab cakes delicious. Fried food very well seasoned and cooked to perfection. Outstanding staff. Very helpful, friendly and competent. Will return. A little out of the way, but worth going. Lovely view of Bayou Bernard.

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Thank SLoveseating
Slidell, Louisiana
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256 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here as a family recently. The wait staff is great. They are caring, courteous, prompt, and all the other good things that can be said. Now, about the food..... Among other goodies, we ordered fried onion rings. The onion rings were soggy and were not spicy tasting. Best advice I could give Blow Fly Inn is to visit a... More 

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Farmington, Missouri
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We decided to try Blow Fly based on reviews on trip advisor. With GPS it was easy to find (although not on the main strip) and well worth the effort. Four of us dined there and each had a different menu choice. Everyone was very pleased with the meal. I had a seafood pasta which was the special that night.... More 

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Thank Linda R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Hands down our favorite seafood restaurant in Mississippi. Every time we're down here we pay them a visit. The flounder, and jumbo shrimp are out of this world.

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Thank Ken C
Biloxi, Mississippi
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

On a recent Sunday, I ordered the Ribeye steak at Blowfly Inn. The following Tuesday I placed the same order at an expensive steak houses in one of the local casinos. Blowfly Inn cooked my steak to perfection. It's been a long time since I have a ribeye that tasted that good. I will definitely go back. --Glen Ladnier

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Lucedale, Mississippi
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The roast beef po-boy was the worst one I have ever had. Most New Orleans style roast beef po-boys come with sliced roast beef. Theirs uses big chunks...at least 1 inch cubes and way too much meat.

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Thank TonyV1943
Calhoun City, Mississippi
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Excellent food and wait staff! Out of the way, but worth the trip out. Will be on our 'to do' next time in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
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 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Washington Ave, Gulfport, MS 39507-3342
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Gulfport
  • Phone Number: +1 228-265-8225
Description
Best Seafood, Steaks & local specials like Hamburger Steak & Po Boys Famous Iconic Local Restaurant since 1955 featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives! Drive over & see us. Follow the Blow Fly!

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