Half Shell Oyster House named a top restaurant by travel company

Half Shell Oyster House has been recognized as a 2021 Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best award winner for Everyday Eats, according to Tripadvisor.

The Best Award is the highest honor given from the travel platform. Throughout a challenging year, Half Shell Oyster House located in Gulfport, stood out to travelers and provided an amazing experience despite unprecedented circumstances. Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, award winners represent diners’ ultimate favorites around the globe.

“I am honored that our guests love visiting our Gulf Coast and dining with us here at the Half Shell,” said Stephen Godfrey, general manager of Half Shell Oyster House in Gulfport. “This recognition speaks volumes to the dedication of all of our staff at every level.  I am so lucky to have such a phenomenal and committed team that focuses on our guest experiences and delivering exceptional dishes and I am grateful to share this moment with them after such a challenging year!”

Kanika Soni, Chief Commercial Officer at Tripadvisor, congratulated all the winners.

“I know the past year has been extremely challenging for tourism businesses. What has impressed me is how businesses adapted to these challenges, implementing new cleanliness measures, adding social distancing guidelines, and utilizing technology to prioritize guest safety,” she said. “The Travelers’ Choice Awards highlight the places that delighted guests more than any others in the past year even as they navigated changing customer expectations and new ways of working. Based on a full year of reviews from customers who visited, this award speaks to the exemplary service and experience you provided guests in the midst of a pandemic.”

To see diner reviews and popular dishes from Half Shell Oyster House visit www.tripadvisor.com/halfshelloysterhousegulfport.

2021 Travelers’ Choice Award recipients: Half Shell Oyster House Hattiesburg, Half Shell Oyster House Flowood, Half Shell Oyster House Biloxi, Half Shell Oyster House Hard Rock, Half Shell Oyster House Lafayette, Half Shell Oyster House Covington, Half Shell Oyster House Tuscaloosa, Southern Pearl Oyster House, and Rack House Steaks & Spirits. For a list of locations please visit www.halfshelloysterhouse.com.

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