Dock, dine and relax at these Mississippi Gulf Coast spots

Boating is just as much a way of life in South Mississippi as eating delicious food. That got everyone at WLOX Gulf Coast Weekend thinking about combining those two pastimes. So for all the food loving boaters, this is for you. It’s a list of restaurants you can visit by boat!

Blow Fly Inn Gulfport – Bernard Bayou

Several delicious lunch & dinner specials. Check out Blow Fly’s ‘Let’s Lunch’ segment here.
Restaurants by Boat






Capt. Al’s Steak & Seafood Gulfport – Bernard Bayou

Who doesn’t like steak & shrimp?? They’ve been feeding the Mississippi Gulf Coast since 1993.

Harbor House Steamer – Diamondhead Marina

Delicious gulf seafood and beautiful views of the Jordan River Coastal Preserve and Bay of St. Louis.

The Blind Tiger  Biloxi Beach
Won the Covey Award for “Best Boat Access”. They will cook your FRESH catch for you. Known for “fresh, never frozen” food.

McElroy’s on the Bayou  Ocean Springs – Old Fort Bayou

Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

McElroy’s Harbor House Biloxi Beach

New extended patio. Beautiful views of the Mississippi Sound.

Gollot’s Biloxi – Biloxi Back Bay

Huge covered outdoor seating area. Stunning views from inside and outside. Live music. Family friendly.

Orangatangs Prop Shop  Biloxi River

Tons of dock parking, large selection of daiquiris, pool table.

Your Mama’z House  Biloxi River

Live music, food, drinks, daiquiris. Open Friday through Sunday. Boat launch, frozen daiquiris. Full bar and delicious food. Made to order.

Wahoo’s Poolside Bar & Grill Biloxi Back Bay

Located at the Palace Casino. Live music on the weekend. Nightly dinner specials. Covered seating. Food specials Tuesday-Friday 4pm-8pm

Gil’s Fish Camp & Bayou Bar  Ocean Springs – Old Fort Bayou

Happy Hour Monday-Friday 11am-6pm. Crawfish on Wednesday’s. Located at the foot of the Fort Bayou Bridge. Voted Mississippi’s Best Dive Bar.

Aunt Jenny’s  Ocean Springs – Old Fort Bayou

Family owned since 1981. All you can eat catfish, shrimp and chicken.

Mikey’s on the Bayou Ocean Springs – Located on Fort Bayou at the foot at the Fort Bayou Bridge on the North side off of Washington Ave.

Anthony’s Under the Oaks Ocean Springs – Old Fort Bayou

Located next to Aunt Jenny’s. Serving steaks, seafood and sprits. Stunning views of Fort Bayou.

Da Bayou  Ocean Springs – Simmons Bayou

Live music. Great sunset views.

Huck’s Cove  Gautier – Mary Walker Bayou and the West Pascagoula River

Casual indoor/outdoor dining with a Caribbean ambiance.

Brady’s Steak & Seafood  Pascagoula River

Serves lunch & dinner. A unique twist on several steak and seafood items.

Tiki Restaurant, Lounge & Marina  Gautier – Pascagoula River

Features waterfront dining and seafood, steaks, prime rib, sandwiches, poboys, daily lunch specials and more.

The Shed Barbeque & Blues Joint  Ocean Springs – Old Fort Bayou

Funky & fun place. Award-winning BBQ. Huge dock.

Jordan River Steamer  The Kiln – Jordan River

Fresh fish, steaks, live Maine lobster, king, snow, and dungeness crabs, oysters, pastas and seafood. No fried food.

Shaggy’s at the Harbor – Pass Christian Harbor

Open-air dining. Indoor/Outdoor seating. Stunning view of the Mississippi Sound.

Trapani’s Eatery – Bay St. Louis

Located just across from Bay St. Louis Harbor in Old Town. Specializes in seafood and steaks. Fun balcony bar ‘The Blue Marlin.’

Tripletails Restaurant – Bay St. Louis

The Blind Tiger – Bay St. Louis

Buoys Bar – Bay St. Louis

Cuz’s Oyster Bar & Grill – Bay St. Louis

200 North Beach – Bay St. Louis



Dan B. Murphy’s – Bay St. Louis

Sea Level – Pass Christian. Tucked in a beach side cove located in the Pass Christian harbor. Fresh fare with a coastal flair. Outdoor-only seating. Pet friendly.

Steve’s Marina-Long Beach – Long Beach Harbor. Indoor & outdoor seating. Family friendly.

Reenie’s Southern Kitchen & Parrish’s Lounge – Long Beach. Long Beach Harbor. Southern cooking kitchen located right inside Long Beach Harbor at Harbor Market. Hand crafted cocktails, wonderful wine list, and outstanding customer service.


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