Resting on the Gulf of Mexico (the Seafood Capital) Bayou La Batre is home to the large amount of fishing done in the gulf.
It is a large fishing port making it one of the top 10 ports in the U.S. and is positioned as part of the Mobile, Alabama
) metro area. It is located in Mobile County
(Gulf Coast Region
) south of Mobile
between Grand Bay
and Coden along Highway 188.