Back Porch Restaurant, The Rated #1 for all Destin restaurants
A casual beachfront restaurant that specializes in great seafood and takes pride in using the freshest possible fish and ingredients. You can have your seafood any way you like it including broiled, steamed, chargrilled, blackened, fried, and pan fried and dishes such as pasta, steak, and chicken are also on the menu. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Pompano Joe's Rated #2 for all Destin restaurants
Experience great times and great food at this neighborhood seafood house that offers an extensive selection of wonderful seafood cuisine and features a great view of the Gulf of Mexico. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Louisiana Lagniappe Rated #3 for all Destin restaurants
Overlooking Old Pass Lagoon, this popular restaurant specializes in Louisiana and Cajun style seafood and steaks, as well as live Maine lobster, plus features an outdoor deck and full bar service. They are open daily for lunch and dinner from March through October.
Also Conveniently Located Inside Sandpiper Cove Complex
Captain Kidd's Seafood Buffet Rated #4 for all Destin restaurants
98 East at Harbor Walk
This family restaurant features an extensive buffet of over 75 seafood items including snow crab legs, great buttermilk shrimp, scallops, raw oysters, and other wonderful seafood entrees. Enjoy a unique crawfish cheesecake for dessert. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Captain Dave's On The Gulf Rated #5 for all Destin restaurants
Beach Road 98
The oldest seafood restaurant in Destin, this fine waterfront restaurant was built in the 1950s and serves fantastic seafood dishes in a rustic, sea motif atmosphere. A seafood market, oyster bar, gift shop, arcade, and a room for larger group dining are also on site and they are open nightly for dinner.
Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill
Rated #6 for all Destin restaurants
Emerald Coast Parkway #A
A definite favorite among the locals, this fun filled restaurant has a brilliant Caribbean style and serves exciting seafood entrees, as well as fabulous sandwiches, burgers, and salads, daily for lunch and dinner. They also feature an extensive gift shop, a large lounge bar, and a sushi bar on site.
Cafe Grazie Rated #7 for all Destin restaurants
This high energy restaurant serves fresh, tasty Italian cuisine with a Florida flair with dishes such as traditional lasagna, cannoli, and veal with carpers on the menu. Upstairs dancing and entertainment add to this wonderful dining experience. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Harry T's Boathouse Rated #8 for all Destin restaurants
Enjoy sophisticated dining by the water at this restaurant that features an award-winning menu which includes a wide selection of Gulf fresh seafood, steaks, salads, pastas, and chicken dishes. Full bar service is also available that features over 20 rums from around the world. They are open daily for lunch and dinner plus serve a brunch on Sundays.
Fishermen's Wharf Rated #9 for all Destin restaurants
Highway 98 East
Destin's original seafood house, this traditional seafood restaurant serves some of the freshest seafood in the area prepared in the traditional favorite varieties and complemented by a wide selection of specialty drinks. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Cafe 30-A Rated #10 for all Destin restaurants
Highway 30-A East
Experience a casual dining atmosphere in an old Florida setting while at this restaurant that is open nightly for dinner and offers dishes such as wood grilled and roasted fish, seafood, beef, lamb, poultry, pasta, and vegetarian items on the menu, complemented by fine wines, cocktails, and a creative menu of the best martinis.
Marina Cafe Rated #11 for all Destin restaurants
Located in a fantastic waterfront home, this unique dining treat features breathtaking views of the Emerald Coast and serves a mix of American, Creole, and Mediterranean cuisine complemented by an extensive wine list and bar. A gift shop and boat docking for dining customers are also on site and they are open nightly for dinner. Reservations are recommended.
Lucky Snapper Grill and Bar Rated #12 for all Destin restaurants
Experience exciting deck dining while enjoying the great tastes of Destin Harbor seafood at this restaurant where the seafood is unloaded daily from the docks to ensure the freshest possible food. Live entertainment every day of the week is also featured.
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AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar
Overlooking the Destin Harbor, this world famous destination for fun and fresh Gulf food serves a wide variety of fresh seafood, as well as steaks, chicken dishes, and pastas. An oyster bar is also on site and live entertainment is provided on certain nights of the week. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
1063 Hwy. 98 E.
34863 Emerald Coast Pkwy.
Fax: (850) 654-7198
Another Broken Egg Cafe
104 Harbor Drive
The Donut Hole
635 Highway 98 E
Callahanís Restaurant and Deli950 Gulf Shore Dr
Destin, FL 32541 (850)837-6328
Shoreline Village Mall
878 Harbor Blvd
Destin, FL 32541
9 Calhoun Ave
Destin, FL 32541
417D Mary Esther Cutoff
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Hammerheads Bar & Grill
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