Ocean Restaurant

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Ocean Restaurant is a seafood restaurant located in Birmingham, AL. It is known for its delicious, fresh seafood dishes. The atmosphere is casual and inviting, and the staff is friendly and attentive. The menu features classic seafood dishes as well as creative and innovative dishes that are perfect for any palate. The restaurant also features a variety of specials, including an early-bird option and weekly deals. Ocean Restaurant is the perfect spot for a seafood meal.

Restaurant Details


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  • Free Street Parking

Facilities & Amenities

  • Restroom Restroom
  • Bar Bar
  • Kid High Chair Kid High Chair
  • Alcohol Alcohol
  • Wheelchair Accessible Wheelchair Access

Must Try Dishes

Ocean Restaurant in Birmingham, Alabama offers an array of must-try dishes that are sure to delight your taste buds. Start your culinary journey with their tantalizing seafood gumbo, bursting with fresh ingredients and deep, rich flavors. For the main course, indulge in their signature dish, the Grilled Gulf Red Snapper, perfectly cooked and topped with a citrus-infused butter sauce. Vegetarian options include a delectable Roasted Vegetable Plate, showcasing a medley of seasonal produce in a flavorful marinade. Save room for dessert and savor their decadent Key Lime Pie, a tangy and creamy delight that will leave you wanting more. With impeccable service and a charming atmosphere, Ocean Restaurant promises an unforgettable dining experience.

Ratings for Ocean Restaurant

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    4.5 (2960)
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    4.6 (470)
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    4.6 (1563)
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    4.3 (456)
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    4.5 (293)
  • yelp yelp
    4 (178)


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Reviews for Ocean Restaurant

jack j.
jack j.

Great food! A whole flounder for the missus and lobster tails for me. Excellent service as well.

rodney p.
rodney p.

If I had to recommend Ocean to someone based off of our dining experience 09-16-22 I wouldn't. Our wait staff started off fine at best, He acted as if he was in such a big hurry when it came to our questions and what he was recommend, spent minimal time when it came to us. A gentleman and his young daughter arrived some time after we did but the service and attention afforded to them was the complete opposite of what we were receiving not only that but they arrived after us and received their food before us. He ordered 2 different type of oysters as their appetizer ,whole snapper pan seared and the wood fired lobster tails which came out quite quickly. We ordered the ocean salads, oyster Rockefeller, pan seared snapper and Hereford filet mignon we'd finished our salads and sat for what I thought was an extremely long time , the oyster arrived lukewarm at best and lacked flavor then our entrees arrive the filet was cook correctly but wasn't even warm to the touch and the snapper was th

capt c.
capt c.

Entree servings are more like appetizers, maybe 4 ounces of meat. Service was good. Tables are too close, noisy dining. Definitely not worth the price, I won't go back.

Takeout / Pickup Order

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Dine-In Reservation

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Business Hours

5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Location Map

Ocean Restaurant
3814, 1218 20th St S
BirminghamAL 35205

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