Spanish Fort, AL

Universally admired, California Dreaming in Spanish Fort, AL, located in the Eastern Shore outdoor shopping center, has been serving much-loved American classics since 2007. The consistent, hearty menu, lively bar-area – including tv’s for sports fans, and spacious patio, creates a welcoming atmosphere for everyone. Open for lunch and dinner with happy hour daily from 4PM and online ordering & curbside pickup.

To ensure the best experience for all guests, we seat groups of up to 8. 

30500 State Hwy 181
Spanish Fort, AL 36527





  • Apps

    • She Crab Soup 7.95

      A rich and creamy Charleston classic

    • Steamed Peel & Eat Shrimp 9.95

      (9) Seasoned and served with cocktail sauce

    • Fried Crab Claws 15.95

      Served with spicy cocktail sauce. (Limited availability)

    • Traditional Nachos 11.95

      Chili, cheese, tomatoes, jalapenos, sour cream, house-made chips

    • BBQ Chicken Nachos 13.95

      Smoky BBQ sauce, red onions, house-made chips, cheese sauce

    • Seafood Nachos 15.95

      Spicy shrimp, salmon, red onions, house-made chips, cheese sauce and lobster cream sauce with dill

    • Southwest Chicken Quesadilla 10.95

      With bacon & ham, mixed cheese, scallions, sour cream, and pico de gallo

    • Nashville Hot Wings 13.95

      Marinated in hot pepper sauce, fried crispy, with bleu cheese dip

    • Our Famous Croissants (5) 6.95

      Topped with honey-butter

    • Baked Potato Soup 6.95

      Creamy soup topped with scallions, cheese, ham and bacon

  • Entrees

    Add a house or caesar salad +$4.95

    • Chicken Tenders Platter 16.95

      Fried chicken tenderloins, served with house-made honey BBQ sauce and french fries

    • Blackened Chicken Pasta 17.95

      Alfredo, scallions, tomatoes, with romano cheese

    • BBQ Chicken 15.95

      Double breast of chicken basted with BBQ sauce, with side item

    • Knob Hill Chicken 17.95

      Topped with ham and monterey jack cheese, with side item

    • Chicken Parmesan 16.95

      Coated in Italian breadcrumbs & cheese, served with spaghetti marinara

    • Shrimp Tacos (2) 12.95

      Jicama slaw, tomatoes, onions, chipotle aioli, queso fresco, with side item

  • Seafood Favorites

    Add a house or caesar salad +$4.95

    • Shrimp San Francisco 17.95

      Mushrooms, garlic cream, white wine, served over pasta, topped with romano cheese

    • Roasted Salmon 24.95

      Encrusted with rosemary and thyme, with side item

    • Featured Fish

      Served with a side item

  • Fried Seafood Platters

    All Three $25.95. Served with french fries

    • Shrimp 20.95

    • Oysters 24.95

    • Flounder 20.95

  • Salads

    • California Dreaming 13.95

      Mixed greens, ham and turkey, cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, egg, tomatoes, almonds topped with warm ham and bacon, house dressing

    • Roasted Salmon 15.95

      Mixed greens, bacon, egg, avocado, tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette

    • Roasted Chicken 14.95

      Mixed greens, bacon, egg, avocado, tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette

    • Caesar

      Crisp romaine, grated romano cheese, croutons

      Chicken or Fried Shrimp14.95
      Fried Oysters16.95
    • California Club 14.95

      Mixed greens, fried chicken strips, avocado, bacon, egg, tomatoes, house-made ranch dressing

  • Steaks, Chops + Ribs

    Aged USDA Choice | Served with a house or caesar salad and side item

    • Country Fried Pork Chops 19.95

      Two pork chops fried crispy

    • Marinated Sirlon* 22.95

      10oz. CAB sirloin marinated in fruit juices, garlic, soy sauce and spices

    • Steak + Shrimp* 25.95

      Two 3oz. filet medallions, crispy fried shrimp

    • Ribeye* 33.95

      14oz. hand

    • New York Strip* 30.95

      14oz. center cut

    • Filet Mignon* 35.95

      8oz. barrel cut

    • Baby Back Ribs

      Danish full-flavored ribs, grilled with a charred exterior, basted with BBQ sauce, with side item

      One Rack19.95
      Two Racks27.95
  • Burgers

    Served with french fries

    • American* 12.95

      Lettuce, tomato, red onions, pickles and Duke's® mayo

    • Cali-Mex* 14.95

      Avocado, pico de gallo, cilantro aioli, roasted jalapenos, and queso

    • Veggie 13.95

      Beyond Burger®, sweet soy, Duke's® mayo, monterey jack cheese, lettuce, pickle, tomato and red onions

  • Sandwiches

    Served with french fries

    • Spicy Chicken 12.95

      Crispy fried chicken, american cheese, jicama slaw, pickles, chipotle mayo

    • Club 12.95

      Thinly sliced turkey, ham, bacon, cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, lettuce, tomato and mayo on toasted sourdough

    • Chicken 12.95

      Broiled, topped with jack cheese, bacon, arugula, tomato and honey mustard

    • Crispy Atlantic Flounder 14.95

      Texas toast, dill and fried caper mayonnaise, pickles, shredded lettuce and red onion

  • Sides


    • French Fries

    • Seasonal Veggie

    • Mashed Potatoes

    • Creamy Cole Slaw

    • Baked Potato

      after 4pm

  • Desserts

    • Chocolate Brownie 7.95

    • Apple Walnut Cobbler 8.95

    • Croissant Bread Pudding 7.95

    • Cheesecake 8.95


  • Cocktails

    • Classic Margarita 10.95

      Lunazul Blanco tequila, agave, lime

    • Sangarita 10.95

      Espolon Blanco tequila, lime, simple, red wine float with sugar rim

    • Hibiscus Margarita 10.95

      Lunazul tequila, hibiscus, simple, lime, agave

    • Café Martini 11.95

      Absolut vodka, Kahlua, coffee

    • Orange Blossom 11.95

      Stoli Orange vodka, lime, cream, orange bitters

    • Pear Gimlet 12.95

      Grey Goose La Poire vodka, lime, simple syrup, prosecco

    • Italian Lemonade 10.95

      Caravella limoncello, prosecco, lemonade

    • French Blonde 12.95

      Aviation gin, Elderflower, Lillet Blanc, grapefruit, lemon bitters

    • Blue Hawaiian 10.95

      Bacardi rum, pineapple, sweet & sour, blue curacao

    • Barrel-Aged Old Fashioned 12.95

      Wild Turkey 101, aged 14 days in a charred American oak barrel

    • Coconut Faux-Jito (Zero Proof) 9.95

      Non-Alcoholic, Seedlip Spice 94, Coco Lopez, pineapple, lime, mint

    • Pineapple Spritz (Zero Proof) 9.95

      Non-Alcoholic, Seedlip Grove 42, pineapple, lime, grenadine, cherry

  • Spiked Soda


    • CD Libre

      Mexican coke, Bacardi rum, lime

    • Cherry Limeade

      Topo Chico, Absolut vodka, lime, simple, cherry

    • Paloma

      Jarritos, Espolon tequila, lime

    • Life Jacket

      Mandarin soda, cognac, lemon, bitter


  • Whites

    • Champagne, Moet & Chandon Imperial, France 90.00

    • Chardonnay, La Crema, California 9.95

    • Moscato, Seven Daughters, Italy 7.95

    • Pinot Grigio, Benvolio, Friuli, Italy 7.95

    • Prosecco, Riondo Prego Nero, Italy 9.95

    • Riesling, Kung Fu Girl, Columbia Valley 6.95

    • Rosé, Charles Smith Band of Roses, California 7.95

    • Sauvignon Blanc, Farm To Table, Australia 9.59

    • Sparkling Wine, Piper Sonoma Brut, California 43.00

  • Reds

    • Cabernet Sauvignon, Broadside, Paso Robles 9.95

    • Cabernet Sauvignon, Oberon, Napa Valley 55.00

    • Cabernet Sauvignon, Quilt, Napa Valley 65.00

    • Merlot, Leese-Fitch, California 8.95

    • Merlot, Charles Krug, Napa 65.00

    • Pinot Noir, Rascal, Oregon 8.95

    • Pinot Noir, Smith & Perry, Oregon 11.95

    • Pinot Noir, Belle Glos, Santa Lucia 65.00

    • Red Zinfandel, Freakshow, Lodi 9.95

    • Red Blend, Daou 'Pessimist', Paso Robles 11.95

    • Red Blend, Fess Parker, Santa Barbara 65.00


  • Kids Menu

    Served with fries and a beverage.

    • Chicken Strips 6.95

    • Cheeseburger 6.95

    • Fried Shrimp 6.95

    • Chicken Wings 6.95

    • Grilled Cheese 6.95

    • Fettuccine Alfredo 6.95

      (no side)


  • Desserts

    • Chocolate Brownie 7.95

    • Apple Walnut Cobbler 8.95

    • Croissant Bread Pudding 7.95

    • Cheesecake 8.95

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