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5 Liberty County Seafood Dishes Worth Travelling For

In Liberty County, we love our seafood. While dining with us you’ll find there’s more than one way to serve a shrimp! With our blend of cultures and diverse dishes, we’re proud to offer a variety of seafood options for visitors and locals to enjoy! As one of six coastal counties in Georgia, you’re sure to find a seafood dish you’ll love as much as we love Liberty! Here’s a list of a few of our favorites:

Melody’s Coastal Café – Fish or Shrimp Tacos

Located on Coastal Highway in Midway, Melody’s menu has just about everything, from seafood to barbeque! But there’s one menu item you don’t want to miss: the tacos!

Served on warm tortillas and topped with lettuce, cabbage, cilantro and cotija cheese, these tacos are sure to hit the spot. You can choose to have your shrimp, cod, or mahi mahi however you like: blackened, grilled, fried or teriyaki.

Be sure to stop by Monday to Saturday from 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM.

Photo courtesy of Joanna Ng Photography

The Yellow Bee – Shrimp & Grits

If you’d like to start your morning with a satisfying breakfast (or brunch) option, then look no further! The Yellow Bee’s shrimp & grits is definitely a crowd-pleaser.

Made with a Cajun blend of spices and topped with brown gravy, these creamy grits and juicy shrimp will have you scraping your bowl in no time.

Check out The Yellow Bee on Facebook (@TheYellowBee6) to see more of their delicious items, and make sure you save room for a waffle!

Photo courtesy of Joanna Ng Photography

Rodeo Mexican Restaurant – Shrimp Quesadilla

Located on W Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville, Rodeo is another one-stop-shop for delicious Mexican cuisine. One dish that we can’t get enough of is the shrimp quesadilla. Served with a side of rice and beans, these quesadillas come packed with shrimp and cheese and topped with lettuce and sour cream.

Rodeo offers dine-in and take out services, so call 912.877.2040 today to place an order.

Izola’s Country Café – Fried Fish Fridays

Izola’s Country Café is well-known among locals and visitors, and we know why! Not only does Izola’s offer the only all you can eat breakfast buffet in Hinesville, but the fried fish keeps guests lining up for more!

You can enjoy their breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets cafeteria-style or by making a to-go plate! Visit them at 809 Willowbrook Drive, Suite 106, in Hinesville and follow their Facebook page (@IzolasCountryCafe).

Walthourville Meat Market – Low Country Boil (Personal Trays)

Lastly, we can’t forget about a local legend: the low country boil! Our coastal waters are perfect for fishing, crabbing and shrimping. It’s no surprise that this influences the foods we eat.

There are many different ways to prepare this Southern delicacy, and the Walthourville Meat Market serves up tasty personal trays that will have you coming back for more.

All of their low country boils come with potatoes, sausage, a boiled egg, corn and your choice of shrimp, snow crab legs, lobster and/or crawfish.

Call the Walthourville Meat Market at 912.369.4933 to make sure you don’t miss out on this seasonal treat!

Photo courtesy of The Walthourville Meat Market


The next time you’re visiting the coast, or just craving the freshest catch of the day, check out one of these local favorites. You can also enjoy fresh seafood at home by following our step-by-step Liberty County Low Country Boil recipe.

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In Liberty County, we like to say we have The Right Blend for everyone. Whether you’re visiting us for a weekend, looking to plant some roots, or working on your business dream, Liberty welcomes you with open arms and endless possibilities.

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