Photo essay: Food shots from social media

2017-08-09T13:20:37+00:00 August 9th, 2017|

We love seeing photos that our guests post on social media! Next time you’re enjoying your meal at Nolan’s Restaurant, go ahead, snap a shot and share. Post on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with a #NolansRestaurant hashtag. Check out a few that our diners have put out there.               [...]

Plan the perfect romantic dinner at Nolan’s

2017-08-02T14:16:26+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|

What comes to mind when you think of a romantic dinner? Candlelight? White linen tablecloths? A velvety wine? Aged steak? Fresh seafood? Slow-dancing? Nolan’s Restaurant is the one place on the Alabama coast where you can experience that type of romantic ambiance. For 30 years, we’ve been the go-to choice for a romantic night out [...]

Enjoy the rest of your summer with these Gulf Shores events

2017-07-26T20:34:55+00:00 July 26th, 2017|

Everyone’s looking for that endless summer, and in Gulf Shores the fun continues with tons of activities. Start with Shark Week at Gulf State Park during July 24-28. Admission is free! Kids can enjoy programs, games, quizzes, movies and prizes at the Gulf State Park pier from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Speaking of the [...]

Our Four Most-ordered Menu Items at Nolan’s

2017-07-19T17:36:52+00:00 July 19th, 2017|

We know it’s hard to know what to order from the Nolan’s Restaurant menu - we offer a wide selection of house specialties, steaks, seafood and Greek-style entrees. But we’ll help you narrow it down by telling you about the four dishes most often ordered by diners. A top choice is our prime rib, perfectly [...]

How to plan a private party at Nolan’s

2017-07-12T15:46:24+00:00 July 12th, 2017|

Planning a wedding? You’ll need a beautiful venue for your rehearsal dinner. Luckily, we have one. Nolan’s has a private dining room that makes a great place to hold your business gathering, anniversary celebration, engagement party or family reunion. We can even customize a menu just for your special occasion. Feel free to order off [...]

Our favorite things about Gulf Shores

2017-07-07T17:09:37+00:00 July 7th, 2017|

We love that Nolan’s Restaurant & Lounge is a part of the Gulf Shores community. In fact, we’ve been serving visitors and locals since 1987. So we have a few thoughts on our favorite things about Gulf Shores. We’ll start with the obvious: the beach. We challenge you to find a more beautiful stretch of [...]

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 [...]