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Love Shack BBQ Shrimp & Yardbird

11 Main St, Jekyll Market at Georgia's Best Beachtown, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-1063
+1 912-635-2253
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp basket” (25 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (26 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Barbecue, American, Seafood
11 Main St, Jekyll Market at Georgia's Best Beachtown, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-1063
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This awesome restaurant located in the Market has delicious food including BBQ and Fried Shrimp Basket. There is seating with a view. I would recommend the Love Shack. I can't be missed.

Thank jennimoon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow - my wife had eaten here last year and we went out of the way on a recent trip to stop here for lunch. Note - your GPS won't find it - it's in the little 'mall' area. The food was outstanding! The pulled...More

Thank professorroyhinkley
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in the south and eat shrimp often. I was expecting good shrimp but this was outstanding. Will definitely eat here on our next trip to Jekyll.

Thank Donna F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were bike riding on the island and. made our second trip. to the love shack for lunch. We. both had there shrimp All I can say. Wow think they are in the top. Three places we have had Shrimp one was in. south Tx....More

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 1 week ago

this spot was recommended to us by locals when we were in town for the bluegrass festival at the convention center. first of all, love shack is located within the jekyll market, a super easy walk from the convention center. during our stay, we tried...More

Thank kimboatl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Jekyll Island this is a must restaurant to visit. The fried shrimp are fabulous and not to be missed. The restaurant is located within the Jekyll Island Market which is a great place to get groceries while on the island.

Thank Dioc
Reviewed 12 December 2017

There seems to be plenty of parking outside the store that this restaurant is located inside a store/shop at the center of the island. The store has 5 food places but I liked the barbeque the best. It is in the corner of the restaurant...More

Thank Ward D
Reviewed 10 December 2017

we love unique places - non-traditional, and this is one of them, tucked in the back of a shopping market, looked like a local resident behind the register, ordering was like asking dad to cook something, very comfortable. very cozy seating along large windows where...More

Thank joe c
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We were on the island for a bike ride stop there for launch had a pulled pork sandwich with fry,s quite good it was huge Almost to much next time will try there shrimp

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 7 December 2017

MUCH better than you would think, given the location inside the Market. FRESH shrimp, Good BBQ. Fast service with very reasonable prices.

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William R
22 December 2016|
Response from Rollbama | Reviewed this property |
I'm not the owner, but I would think so. Call to find out for sure
8 September 2016|
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Response from Trip0815 |
Examples: Fried Chicken Fingers w/ 1 side: 8.99 BBQ Plate w/ 2 Sides + White Bread: 9.99 Jumbo Pulled Pork Sandwich: 6.99 Wild Ga Shrimp Basket with 1 or 2 Sides: 10.99 or 13.99 Fried Oysters w/ 2 Sides: 16.99 Brunswick... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Main St, Jekyll Market at Georgia's Best Beachtown, Jekyll Island, GA 31527-1063
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Jekyll Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-635-2253
The Love Shack BBQ Shrimp & Yard Bird - A little old place where we can get together . . . featuring the island's best BBQ, Fried Wild Georgia Shrimp & Oysters, Chicken Fingers or Half Rotisserie Chicken. Our Whole Rotisserie Chickens, Smoked BBQ, Chicken Wings, and Shrimp available for party platters and catering. Open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m and til 8:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday
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