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Shaggy’s Provides Offshore Fishing Trip for Kids

Reported by: Kristen Durand Fox 25 WXXV Point Cadet Marina smelled extra fishy today as 18 kids returned with their big catches after an offshore fishing trip, thanks to a partnership between Shaggy’s and USM. Earlier this year, Shaggy’s made a $15,000 commitment to partner with the USM Gulf Coast Research Lab to sponsor Shaggy’s […]

Angler Camp teens treated to the adventure of a lifetime

By Doug Walker, Reporter SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) – More than 35 young teenagers have memories that will last a lifetime after going deep sea fishing for the first time. The trip was made possible by Shaggy’s co-owners Ron Ladnier and Rimmer Covington, founders of Angler Camp. The pair supplied boats, bait, and poles. It didn’t take long […]

Shaggy’s earns 5th TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

By John Fitzhugh, Sun Herald BILOXI, MS Shaggy’s Biloxi Beach has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the fifth year in a row. The award recognizes accommodations, restaurants and attractions that have earned great traveler reviews on over the past year.  “We work hard to give our guests the best level of customer service […]


By Eat MS  Shaggy’s has long been known for fun and dining with locations on the Biloxi Beach and Pass Christian marina and most recently, a new location overlooking the water in Gulfport. Over the last several years, they’ve refined their menu, expanded to multiple locations and given diners a full-out Mississippi Gulf Coast experience! […]

Shaggy’s Restaurant Partners With USM’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (April 14, 2016) By James Skrmetta, Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Communications Officer – The University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Coast Research Laboratory and Shaggy’s restaurant in Biloxi, Gulfport and Pass Christian have announced a three-year corporate sponsorship worth $15,000. Shaggy’s is the first corporate sponsor in the history of GCRL’s Marine E...

Eats: New Shaggy’s Bar and Grill in Gulfport serves up Coast comfort

By Nate Thurman, Sun Herald Shaggy’s Bar and Grill is a Coast success story. The small chain of restaurants started as a small bar and grill in Pass Christian that stands where a bait shop formerly stood. Then Shaggy’s founder Ron Ladner helped expand the business to locations in Biloxi and Pensacola, and now […]

Shaggy’s restaurants support Back Bay Mission’s ‘The Red, White, and Blue’

Story By: Shannon Davidson, The Biloxi D’Iberville Press Back Bay Mission partnered with local restaurants in support of veteran aid and services, The Red, White and Blue annual fundraiser benefits the Mission’s Veterans initiative. The fundraiser began on Nov.6  and continued through Veteran’s Day Nov. 11. The restaurant’s donated at least  5% of their sales […]

Shaggy’s Launches New Restaurant Concept “The Salty Oyster” in Biloxi

Shaggy’s Restaurant Group is announcing the grand opening of its new, beach-casual restaurant, The Salty Oyster, on July 1 at noon, just in time for the 4th of July celebration. The Salty Oyster is another Shaggy’s “open-aired” tropical concept, but very different from previous designs, since this restaurant is built out of reconditioned shipping containers. […]