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How to choose and cook Gulf seafood

2017-06-28T13:46:38+00:00 June 28th, 2017|

We welcome visitors to savor some delicious seafood dishes by dining at Nolan’s Restaurant & Lounge while on the Alabama coast. But, for those times you want to buy shrimp at a local seafood market to take back to the condo to boil, grill or fry it with your family, here are some tips. First, [...]

What guests are saying about us on Yelp

2017-06-21T16:19:58+00:00 June 21st, 2017|

We’re always thrilled to hear from guests who enjoyed an awesome experience dining with us at Nolan’s Restaurant & Lounge. Review sites like Yelp give us great feedback and keep us on our toes. Meg E. from Davison, Michigan, visited in April and wrote that Nolan’s “was the PERFECT restaurant for a delicious, romantic date [...]

Nolan’s dessert coffees

2017-06-14T15:46:11+00:00 June 14th, 2017|

It’s always nice to have a coffee to end a wonderful dinner with friends and family. At Nolan’s Restaurant & Lounge, we add a little something-something to those after-dinner dessert coffees that you enjoy. For example, we whip up our Millionaire’s Coffee with Bailey’s Irish Creme, Frangelico and Kahlua before topping it off with whipped [...]

Dishes that go great with summer

2017-06-12T22:02:12+00:00 June 12th, 2017|

What’s the perfect meal when you visit the beach each summer? We’ve got a few ideas, and you’ll find them on the Nolan’s Restaurant menu. You can start things off with a light, delicious appetizer like our shrimp cocktail or grilled ahi tuna topped with shrimp and crab sauce. Our seared pepper crusted tuna is [...]

What do you know about oysters?

2017-05-30T19:43:03+00:00 May 30th, 2017|

Folks who visit the Alabama coast love sinking their teeth into some of our locally harvested oysters. At Nolan’s Restaurant, we serve oyster dishes with shellfish we get from Bon Secour Fisheries. Do you enjoy savoring the delicious flavor of an oyster? Just how much do you know about these delicacies? Did you know, for [...]

Can’t get enough of Nolan’s bacon-wrapped shrimp?

2017-05-24T15:46:02+00:00 May 24th, 2017|

Are you one of the many who can’t get enough of our bacon-wrapped shrimp? Mouthwatering goodness, right? We’d love to share our recipe for this popular appetizer with you, but our chef won’t let us give away any secrets. Instead, check out this recipe that’s similar to ours. You can tweak it to get it [...]

Get in on great beach activities this summer

2017-05-10T15:11:01+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

Who’s ready for summer? We have a lot of exciting events taking place in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, but do you really need a reason to visit the beach? The first official weekend of summer - the Memorial Day holiday - starts on Friday, May 26 and goes through Monday, May 29. The Amphitheater [...]

Health benefits of seafood

2017-04-26T14:40:14+00:00 April 26th, 2017|

We know fresh seafood is part of a healthy diet, but most of us don’t get enough. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says we should eat seafood twice a week for a healthy diet. And the American Heart Association says eating fish can prevent cardiovascular disease. Seared tuna, for example, is low in calories, but [...]

Reasons to host your next event at Nolan’s

2017-04-19T14:37:53+00:00 April 19th, 2017|

Did you know you can host an event in the Nolan’s Restaurant private dining room? And we can help, whether it's a rehearsal dinner, anniversary, reunion or office party. Nolan's provides an elegant dining atmosphere for your gathering, large or small. Our knowledgeable and experienced wait staff provide excellent service. Want a custom menu for [...]