Great dinner places in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores

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Some really nice places in the area for dinner. Here are Laura’s Favorites:
COSMOS: On Canal Road in Orange Beach at Fish Camp Landing— great sushi (my favorite is the volcano sushi). Go early or after 9 p.m. because it stays packed! Or go whenever, have a drink, wait and enjoy the atmosphere. Some nights there are bands on the patio. Come for great seafood and fun! (251) 948-9663

COBALT: Located next to the Perdido Pass Bridge and the Caribe in Orange Beach (251) 923-5300 – excellent seafood and steaks…great atmosphere….sitting inside and out! Call ahead for reservations!!!

MASTER JOE'S Master Joe's offers mainly sushi and Asian cuisine, all our own creations. Located at 27121 Canal Rd Orange Beach, AL (251) 981-8889

HURRICANE GRILL & WINGS Enjoy 35+ flavors of wings! Located at 25755 Perdido Beach Blvd Orange Beach, AL (251) 981-3041

GILBEY'S SEAFOOD & STEAK American Seafood & Steak - Casual, family-friendly atmosphere. Kids menu available, come enjoy with your favorite local staff!!! Located at 25775 Perdido Beach Blvd Orange Beach, AL (251) 981-2988

CAYMEN GRILL Cayman Grill is a waterfront seafood & family restaurant with a 8,000 gallon stingray tank, beautiful views of the bay and delicious food for all taste. Located at 26189 Canal Rd Orange Beach, AL (251) 980-8400

BIG FISH Big Fish offers a vast variety of the freshest fish, seafood and sushi available. Steaks and Pastas for non-seafood lovers! located 25814 Canal Rd Orange Beach, AL (251) 981-5516

GINNY LANE BAR & GRILL: Located at The Wharf on Canal Road in Orange Beach right off of the Foley Beach Express—has a great atmosphere & often has live bands (their spinach & artichoke dip is great so are their Fried Green Tomatoes) You can spend the day at The Wharf shopping & then eat here! (251) 224-6500

SUNSET CORK ROOM: (Tues.—Sat 4-10p.m.), 225 E 16th Avenue, Gulf Shores; (251) 967-4773 (behind Winn-Dixie)

VILLAGIO GRILL:E Located at The Wharf – (251) 224-6510 great wood-fired pizzas, dinner pastas, etc. (open for lunch too) – they also have great bread, pastries and desserts next door!

TEQUILA MEXICAN RESTAURANT: In the mood for Mexican? This laid back bar and restaurant is located across the street from Bahama Bob’s under a resort. The food is good and cheap! Located at 1545 Gulf Shores Pkwy in Gulf Shores. (251) 968-5171

LULU'S: Sit out and watch the boats come down the intercoastal waterway while you can enjoy a cool beverage or some fabulous seafood! This place is kid-friendly with a sandbox area for kids to play – owner is Jimmy Buffet’s sister….at night there is typically some fun live music! (located at Homepoint Marina just off of I-59….Boaters – mile marker 155 on the ICW or 200 East 25th Street in Gulf Shores (251) 967-5858)

THE GULF: Yummy food, great atmosphere, watch boats but all outside so checkout the weather first!(located at 27500 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach right next to the Perdido Pass Bridge)

SHIPP'S HARBOUR GRILLE:: Delicious food – amazing presentation – I love their Tuna salad and Tuna tacos – 251-981-9891 (located at Sportsman’s Marina on Canal Road 27842 Canal Road in Orange Beach)

FISHER'S: The upstairs is amazing with food that tastes like you are eating at one of Besh Or Emerils restaurants in New Orleans, great service & atmosphere – the tuna appetizer is to die for & if they have the trigger special just get it! The downstairs is a totally different menu, a little more laid back and the fish tacos are really good! They do a hook & serve to so if you catch your fish, let them do the cooking for you! (251-981-7305) (located at 27075 Marina Road at Orange Beach Marina)

CACTUS CANTINA: Great Mexican restaurant in Gulf Shores & Orange Beach! Located at 3849 Gulf Shores Pkwy in Gulf Shores, AL. (251) 943-8115 / Orange Beach location 25910 Canal Rd Ste A (251) 974-0060

DIAMOND JIM'S & MRS DONNA'S: A family owned steakhouse opening at 430pm until everyone is fed!! (251) 981-2652 (located at 25638 Canal Rd in Orange Beach, AL.)

There is a site for coupons…..go to …many of the restaurants listed above are on here…you can get $25 gift cards for only $5.

Enjoy your stay and let me know if you have any questions.