Let All Your Cares Drift Away With A Visit To Gil’s Fish Camp And Bayou Bar, One Of Mississippi’s Best Dive Bars  

Boasting eclectic décor, cheap drinks, and a local following, Gil’s Fish Camp and Bayou Bar has all the makings of a dive bar. But it’s not just any dive bar. According to The Daily Meal, it’s Mississippi’s best dive bar. And we must say, we completely agree. Read on to learn more about this waterfront eatery, so you can plan a visit in the near future.

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Gil’s Fish Camp and Bayou Bar is open Sunday – Thursday, from 11 a.m. – 12 a.m., and Friday – Saturday, from 11 a.m. – 2 a.m. For more information, call (228) 818-5445. You can also visit the Gil’s Fish Camp and Bayou Bar Facebook page. To learn more about The Kingfish Cottage, click here.

So, did you know about this local dive? Ever visited? If so, what’d you think? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the only unassuming eatery worth a visit. Read about another here.


Address: 1024 Legion Ln, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA