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Best Bars in Gulf Shores/Orange Beach

You might be wondering where's the best place to grab a cold beer and watch the waves roll in along Gulf Shores and Orange Beach so here's our list of the Top 5.

Flora-Bama is a legendary landmark that hosts live music of all genres nightly from national recording artists to local and regional bands. This entertainment complex straddling the Florida-Alabama line is considered one of the last American roadhouses serving up a variety of food and drinks, including the infamous Buckwacker.

Interesting ingredients and coastal character give Big Beach Brewing Company a beachy edge on Alabama’s craft beer movement.  The destination’s only brewery is a non-smoking, family-friendly facility indoors and outdoors featuring live music throughout the week, frequent firkin tappings and allows guests to bring their own food.

Since 1956, the Pink Pony Pub has served up some of the best burgers, nachos and Gulf seafood on the island. Located on the Gulf Shores Public Beach, this dive is a staple for many guests and locals alike due to its convenient beachside spot and live music/karaoke. Patrons can enjoy a nice selection of beer, wine and frozen drinks, including its version of the Bushwacker.

The open-air Pleasure Island Tiki Bar located at Sportsman Marina in Orange Beach is a favorite watering hole among locals at and is known for choice cocktails like the Robinson Island Bloody Mary, bountiful bar food and live music.

Wind down at Red or White at The Wharf for – you guessed it – an extensive selection of red and white wines as well as cheese boards, charcuterie boards and pizzas. This classy waterside establishment also hosts live music and wine dinners frequently.

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