All Smiles at Shunk Gulley

Jun 12, 2024 | 30A Eats

 Nestled along the scenic Highway 30A in South Walton, Florida, Shunk Gulley Oyster Bar is more than just a restaurant—it’s a destination. This beloved spot offers a unique blend of coastal cuisine, laid-back atmosphere, and stunning views, making it a must-visit for both locals and tourists. Here’s why Shunk Gulley should be on your itinerary the next time you find yourself in the 30A area.

No visit to Shunk Gulley is complete without sampling their impressive selection of craft beers, wines, and signature cocktails. Don’t forget to try the “Linda Miller”. 

Here are a few must-try dishes:

  • Oysters: Sourced locally, these are served raw, grilled, or in creative dishes like Oyster Nachos, topped with fried oysters, house-made pico de gallo, and jalapeño aioli.
  • Gulf Shrimp: Enjoy them in a variety of preparations, from classic shrimp and grits to shrimp po’boys.
  • Fish Tacos: Fresh catch-of-the-day served with vibrant slaw and zesty lime crema, offering a perfect bite of coastal flavor.

Shunk Gulley is not just about great food and good times; it’s also about giving back. The restaurant is involved in various community initiatives and supports local environmental efforts to preserve the natural beauty of South Walton. Their commitment to sustainability is evident in their sourcing practices, ensuring that they serve only the freshest and most responsibly harvested seafood.