Four Restaurants You Can't Miss When Visiting Our Fort Morgan Area Beaches

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The Gulf Coast of Alabama is a stunning vacation destination where families travel regularly to take advantage of clear blue oceans, bright white beaches and luxury vacation rentals. One of the most popular reasons people love to travel to the Gulf Coast of Alabama is that it has outstanding restaurants — places where people can take advantage of delicious, fresh seafood meals just steps from the sea. If you’ve got a trip to the Gulf Coast of Alabama, you’ll want to make sure you do your research about dining, so you know that you’ll you end up eating at the best restaurants in the area. Here are four restaurants you won’t want to miss while you’re here visiting our Fort Morgan area beaches.

1. The Original Oyster House

If you’re staying in one of the luxurious Gulf Shores rentals on your trip to the beach, then you’re going to want to try the Original Oyster House. The Oyster House is one of the town’s most famous, classic restaurants — opened in 1983 in the town’s Bayou Village Shopping Center. The restaurant serves up a menu of fresh seafood dishes, like crab claws, gumbo, and of course – oysters! You can also find special southern treats there, like hush puppies and alligator bites. The restaurant is so popular it has had to expand multiple times, and there is now another outpost of it in Mobile.

2. Brick and Spoon

Another great town for dining on the coast is Orange Beach. For travelers staying in one of our convenient beach houses, cottages or condos, one of the best choices for dining is Brick and Spoon. Brick and Spoon is a Southern food restaurant, which offers a menu of delicious southern staples, like biscuits, deviled eggs and po-boys. The menu also has unique takes on traditional dishes, like bananas foster French toast and soft shell crab BLT. If you visit Orange Beach, consider going to Brick and Spoon for breakfast. Reviewers at Travel + Leisure recently named it one of the Top 10 Breakfasts in the U.S.

3. Nolan’s Restaurant and Lounge

Another great restaurant to choose if you’re traveling to Gulf Shores is Nolan’s Restaurant and Lounge. Nolan’s is one the most upscale restaurants in the area, so it’s a good choice if you’re looking for a fancier night out. The menu at Nolan’s features dishes like Surf and Turf, Prime Rib Au Jus and Broiled Stuffed Grouper. One of the best parts about is that it’s close to many of our vacation rentals — so it’ll only be a short walk or drive to get from your vacation rental to dinner.

4. Voyagers

If you want an unforgettable night out in Orange Beach, head to Voyagers, a stunning, award-winning restaurant at the Perdido Beach Resort, which affords diners beautiful, panoramic views of the Gulf while they eat. The menu at Voyagers includes only local, sustainable ingredients, and it changes regularly with the seasons. Some examples of dishes you can get there include ostrich carpaccio and Gulf Coast Paella. Voyagers is an excellent destination for anyone who is an adventurous eater or anyone looking for a romantic night out.

If you’ve got a trip to one of the many Gulf Coast vacation rentals that are available, you’re in luck. Not only will you have a chance to lay in the sun, feel the sand between your toes and float in the ocean — you’ll also get to eat some delicious, world-class meals, too.