AJ's Seafood & Oyster
1/4 mile east of the Destin Bridge on the harbor.
"Where legends never die!" Enjoy fresh oysters,
live entertainment and affordable dockside dining while you overlook the
No reservations required.
1740 Old Hwy. 98 E., Destin. Come dine with a view at this casual
beachfront restaurant that specializes in affordable seafood. Only the freshest
seafood is served here. Lunch served 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily; dinner 4 -
11 p.m. Children's menu available. Handicap facilities.
No reservation required.
Bagels at the Beach
405-D Hwy 98 East. Bagels, Breads, and Sandwiches
Shore Shopping Center, Destin. Over "34-derful" flavors with your old favorites and many new ones, including
yogurt. Try cool, delicious ice cream drinks, including Blasts, Smoothies,
Shakes and tornadoes. Order from the menu or create your own. Also offering
cakes for any occasion.
Capt. Dave's On The
Capt. Dave's is the oldest seafood restaurant in Destin. The original restaurant,
destroyed by Hurricane Opal in 1995, has been rebuilt on the bluff overlooking
the harbor, Gulf and pass. It incorporates a seafood market, gif shop, arcade
and a large group dining area.
Bring your family in for a seafood feast at their 75-item seafood buffet
featuring large Alaskan snow crab legs. Other Gulf fresh seafood offerings
include shrimp, scallops, crab, mahi mahi, flounder and raw oysters. Their
specialties include crawfish cheesecake and stuffed flounder. Don't forget
about their delicious salads, veggies and desserts. Kid's buffet.
Dining here features steaks, seafood, pastas, gourmet pizzas and salads.
Come dressed for a casual evening. Full bar. Children's menu. Handicap facilities.
Opens at 4 p.m.
The area's "only premium steak house" offers the sincere pleasure of USDA
Prime steak, chops and prime rib prepared to perfection. Indulge in a fine
dining tradition while taking in a spectacular view of Destin Harbor. Their
opulent dining room welcomes you with the comforts of buttery leather seats,
rich mahogany and polished brass. Dishes with a taste of our Gulf Coast
regional character bring back the solid satisfaction of seafood served the
way it should be. Maine lobster rounds out the menu. Savor premium cigars,
fine brandies or ports to bring your evening to a close in their elegant
lounge. Dinner nightly 5 - 10 p.m.
For the freshest seafood prepared in all your favorite traditional ways,
come to this casual restaurant on the harbor above Destin Fishing Fleet.
Lunch served from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily; dinner 4 - 10 p.m. daily. Children's
menu available. Handicap facilities. Reservations not required.
Destin's premier restaurant of style. This "must do" restaurant showcases
unequaled cuisine featuring the freshest seafood, choicest beef, veal and
lamb and exotic evening creations by Chef de Cuisine Andi bell and Executive
Chef Jim Richard. Enjoy a spectacular view from every table inside or out
on the covered veranda and enjoy premier wines and liquors. Dinner served
nightly. Featured entrees: Snapper Destin, featured in Southern Living;
Grouper Flamingo recipe, requested by Bon Appetit. Other favorites include
soft-shell crayfish, crab en croute and grilled swordfish with glazed papayas.
Live entertainment on weekends. Reservations required. Children's menu.
Seafood & Spirits
Featuring a fusion of Mediterranean, French and Coastal Florida flavors,
Frangista Seafood & Spirits is an upscale, yet casual establishment providing
the area's premier fine dining experience. Open nightly for dinner at 5
p.m. during the winter; 6 p.m. in the summer. Master Card, Visa, American
Express, Discover and Diner's Club accepted.
Bar & Grill
Famous for food and fun since 1982, Fudpucker's is the local's favorite,
offering a casual island atmosphere where fun-loving people of all ages
gather for great food and good times. With everything from fabulous seafood
entrees to sandwiches, burgers and salads, Fudpucker's has something for
everyone! Come relax, sip on a cool tropical drink and enjoy the sounds
of the best bands on the beach. Whether it's a leisurely lunch, a delicious
dinner, a drink on the deck or live entertainment daily 11 a.m. 'til real
late. Great food, live music, world-famous T-shirts and friendly people.
Dress is casual. Children's menu.
No reservations required.
This casual, high energy restaurant serves Italian cuisine with a flair,
featuring seafood, pasta and pizza. Dinner served 5-10 p.m. Sun.-Thurs.,
5-11 p.m. Fri. and Sat. Reservations taken for eight or more. Dancing and
entertainment upstairs in the Sky Bar. Handicap facilities.
Scott's Sandwich Shop
Fresh Gourmet Sandwiches, Soups and Salads
Authentic Northern Italian Cuisine
Featuring sophisticated dining by the water that is on the cutting edge
of fine food and fine service. Featuring over 50 menu items created from
the freshest ingredients by Chef Kevin Barzani. See for yourself why Harry
T's is truly a legendary stay. Stay for late night fun and specials at the
bar. All major credit cards accepted.
Overlooking Old Pass Lagoon, Louisiana Lagniappe is one of Destin's most
popular restaurants. Specializing in the finest Louisiana-style seafood,
steaks and live Maine lobster. A full-service bar, outdoor deck and beautiful
sunsets complete a wonderful evening at Louisiana Lagniappe - a little something
extra and a whole lot more! Open seven days a week., March - October.
Dine on the freshest Gulf seafood on their deck overlooking the beautiful
Destin Harbor. Come for the spectacular sunset or dine early and watch the
Destin Fleet unload the catch of the day. Inside dining available also.
Open daily at 11 a.m. for lunch and dinner. Children's menu available. No
reservations required. Happy hour Mon.-Fri. 2-6 p.m. Live entertainment
Slips available if you come by boat
Their newest creation...Marina Cafe's spectacular new waterfront home is
200 yards east of the Destin Yacht Club where it was previously located.
Still situated on the same banks of Destin Harbor, Marina Cafe's new environment,
a more casual and relaxed setting, focuses upon the expansive view of the
emerald waters that make Destin extraordinary. Artistically designed, colorful,
dancing sculptures of the sea invite you to enter the new Marina Cafe's
jeweled mosaic archway. Once inside you experience quiet sophistication
and award-winning dining all with a breathtaking view of the Destin Harbor
and Gulf of Mexico. From the casual delight of a gourmet pizza created in
their wood burning oven to elegant culinary fantasies, one's palate is sure
to be pleased. Executive Chef Prescott Stuart matches his skill to the challenge
of creating their eclectic menu of classic Creole, Mediterranean and American
cuisine all complemented by an extensive wine list and bar. Special features:
gift shop, private dining room and boat docking for dining customers. Dinner
served 5 - 10 p.m. nightly.
Irish Pub and Brewery
Prime Steaks & Craft Brewed Ales
The Pasta House is a family-owned restaurant featuring authentic Italian
favorites prepared by expert chef Kathleen Bartell and her staff. They also
offer live entertainment Friday evenings.
For fun and good food, come experience the casual atmosphere and great Caribbean
cuisine. Dine inside or outdoors with a spectacular view of the Gulf of
Mexico. Lunch served from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, dinner from 4-10 p.m. daily.
Children's menu available. Handicap facilities. No reservations required.
Bay Cafe, A Family Circle
Make your way to Sunset Bay Cafe, a tropical treat featuring a taste of
the Caribbean, Florida and Southern cooking. Soups, salads, sandwiches,
steaks, seafood and much more. Overlooking the Choctawhatchee Bay on the
bayside at Sandestin, Sunset Bay Cafe is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner
seven days a week! Children's menu. Call for reservations and information.
Early bird dinner special is $7.95.