About The Gulf


Welcome to The Gulf- a seaside hideaway that exemplifies the casual chic atmosphere that draws people from around the globe each year. We offer fresh seafood fare throughout the year at two beachside locations. The beautiful waterfront setting make The Gulf more than a restaurant – it’s an experience that you’ll want to revisit time and time again. Our menu changes daily to reflect the freshest seasonal choices available in Orange Beach and Okaloosa Island, giving guests the opportunity to enjoy something new each visit.

Our chefs take the latest catch and produce harvests to create delectable dishes. Along with flavorful desserts, we offer familiar specials for the children in your party.

From local oysters to seasonal fish, we serve a wide range of delicious seawater appetizers, side dishes and main meals throughout the year. Our passion for sourcing locally extends to using regional farmers for much of our produce selection as well. We utilize farm to table and fresh seafood to support our commitment to sustainability.

Hang out at the bar or a communal table as you sip on freshly squeezed lemonade and inhale the fragrant salty air. Whether you join us for a special event or a relaxing vacation lunch, the fresh seafood and local foods are sure to delight!


Our venue is warm, inviting and versatile, making it perfect for any occasion. The Gulf would be honored to coordinate all of the essential elements necessary for your event to exceed your expectations. We make magic happen at The Gulf!

Our flexible floorplan and beautifully relaxed environment, along with a custom crafted food and beverage menu, allows us to accommodate events of all sizes, from intimate dinner parties, to full-scale weddings.

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The Gulf is a casual, yet chic, seaside hideaway where the sun, sand and lush beach setting complement the tasty food, drink and friendly casual service. Recline with your toes in the sand, have a seat at the bar, communal table, or meander about, enjoy the good vibes, views and tunes. We spin vinyl, accent our unique shipping container design with recycled, reclaimed and salvaged building materials and make concerted efforts to practice sustainability and to reduce our carbon footprint.

The shop at The Gulf remains a destination for a cool, curated mix of clothing, accessories, gifts and home decor that reflects personal style and fuels passions, from fashion to art to entertaining. We are committed, to offering our guests, signature products and unmatched service.

Choose your Location

Orange Beach

Okaloosa Island