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. While larger groups are seated separately, this arrangement is flexible during quieter hours.

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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