The menu for the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Restaurant and Market is available on the official Bubba Gump website. Menu choices are based on location, which is accessible from the main menu page. As of March 2015, there are 40 Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. restaurants worldwide, including 30 in the United States.
Once website visitors have selected a location, they have the option to view the Regular Menu, Gluten Free menu, Kids Menu and Happy Hour menu. Among the items on the Regular Menu are several shrimp dishes, such as Traditional Shrimp Cocktail, Best Ever Popcorn Shrimp, Cajun Shrimp, Shrimp Shack Mac & Cheese, Mama Blue's Shrimp Gumbo, Mama Blue's Southern Charmed Fried Shrimp and Lt. Dan's Drunken Shrimp.
The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Restaurant and Market traces its roots to the 1994 movie "Forrest Gump." In the movie, the main character, Forrest Gump, talks about forming a shrimp boat operation with his friend, Benjamin "Bubba" Blue. When Bubba is killed in Vietnam, Forrest begins the shrimp boat operation on his own.