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How to properly order a steak

2018-01-17T14:34:21+00:00 January 17th, 2018|

The first step to properly ordering a steak when visiting the Alabama coast is to pick the right restaurant - and Nolan’s Restaurant is known as a great place for steak. Even though a restaurant may serve steak, it may not be the best thing to order there. You want to enjoy the right cuts [...]

Dear Friends of Nolan’s

2018-01-10T19:18:54+00:00 January 10th, 2018|

Our shopping center property has recently sold and we are currently searching for a new location. Although we anticipate some period we will be out of operation, we believe this to be an opportunity to improve our venue for our guests. The new owners of the shopping center have exciting plans for the property and [...]

Why buying locally sourced food is important

2017-12-27T22:54:36+00:00 December 27th, 2017|

At Nolan’s Restaurant, we are proud to serve our guests locally sourced produce and seafood whenever possible. There are several reasons why restaurants should buy local. One is just the common-sense reason that locally sourced food is fresher. Getting our produce from a local farm means it hasn’t traveled as far - or taken as [...]

Three oyster myths busted, and one confirmed

2017-12-20T16:11:29+00:00 December 20th, 2017|

Do you love oysters? We do, and we proudly serve oysters from a local supplier: Bon Secour Fisheries. But there are a few misconceptions about these delicacies we’d like to clear up. First is the idea that raw oysters should only be eaten in months with the letter “R.” It used to be assumed that [...]

What are the different levels for cooking steak?

2017-12-13T21:27:53+00:00 December 13th, 2017|

How do you like your steak cooked? At Nolan’s Restaurant, we use only USDA choice, corn-fed beef, slightly aged for tenderness and taste. But we cook it to your specifications. So what are those different levels of cooking steak and what do they mean? Well done: Grayish-brown with no sign of pink. It's usually slightly [...]

Enjoy dinner at Nolan’s after a day of Christmas shopping

2017-12-06T16:35:21+00:00 December 6th, 2017|

End a wonderful day of Christmas shopping with a nice dinner out at Nolan’s Restaurant. Bring everyone to a table in our dining room or at the patio bar. Make the Christmas shopping tradition even merrier with music and dancing in our lounge after your dinner. To provide a special get-together for your family or [...]

Reasons to propose at Nolan’s

2017-11-22T18:19:08+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|

Are you planning to pop the question during the holiday season? Nolan’s Restaurant is the perfect place for your proposal. Of course, we think our restaurant is special, but we’ve had folks describe it as one of the most romantic spots on the coast. From the lighting to the wine, from the appetizers to dessert, [...]

What we’re thankful for

2017-11-17T00:48:33+00:00 November 17th, 2017|

Thanksgiving falls on Nov. 23 this year, so we thought we’d take this opportunity to tell the things we most appreciate. Of course, good health, family and friends come immediately to mind. And that brings us to you, our friends and customers who return year-after-year to celebrate their special occasions at our table. We’ve been [...]

What regulars order at Nolan’s

2017-11-08T18:02:43+00:00 November 8th, 2017|

Want to eat like the locals at Nolan’s Restaurant? Everyone has their favorite entree or late-night menu item A favorite for seafood lovers is our pan-fried grouper, prepared perfectly and topped with crabmeat. The Mediterranean grouper is another of our most-requested items. Our chef prepares it with feta, tomatoes, mushrooms and Kalamata olives. Our juicy, [...]

Plan your holiday party at Nolan’s

2017-11-01T20:07:27+00:00 November 1st, 2017|

It’s about that time of year to start thinking about your holiday parties. Whether you’re planning a family get-together, a nice night out with friends or the Christmas office party, give us a call at 251-948-2111. We have a nice private dining room available for larger gatherings. Or we can set your party up at [...]