You’ll be glad to know that there are plenty of amazing seafood restaurants in Destin – and each has its own specialty, so you’ll find something you love in no time.
30A Local guide to the best seafood Restaurants in Destin, Florida
Dewey Destin’s Seafood Restaurant
With all your seafood favorites, Dewey Destin’s Seafood Restaurant is only open for lunch – but it’s an amazing lunch. You’ll love the gumbo, the Mate’s Platter (shrimp, fish and scallops) and the grilled yellow fin tuna.
The Back Porch
The Back Porch is all about grilled seafood, from exotic fish to standard comfort foods you know and love. This charming restaurant features a long porch for dining, beach chairs on the sand, and unparalleled views.
Boshamps Seafood and Oyster House
Boshamps Seafood and Oyster House features locally-sourced Southern seafood in a casual, relaxed setting. You can peek out over the ocean as you enjoy lunch or dinner in this great little place.
The Marina Cafe is a wonderful place for dinner. You’ll get to choose from sushi, amazing surf ‘n turf, and pizza – and you’ll do it all in a great environment. This charming place has outdoor tables with spectacular water views!
Harry T’s Lighthouse
Great seafood and an amazing waterfront location make Harry T’s Lighthouse a great place any time of day (they’re open from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m.). They have one of the best happy hours along the harbor, too.
Brotula’s Seafood House and Steamer
Featuring regional seafood specialties, meat dishes and great drinks, Brotula’s Seafood House and Steamer has more than just great food – it’s all served in a casual, waterfront dining room where you’ll enjoy amazing views of the water with great service.
Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer
How can you live in the South and not love great seafood? If that’s a sentiment you share, then you’re also going to love Brotula’s. This popular upscale casual restaurant is famous for its fresh from the sea shellfish and waterside views.
Other local Restaurant Scenes
Vin’tij Wine Boutique & Bistro
Many memorable nights have been made by great food and great wine. That’s why Vin’tij is a special occasion staple for Destin area diners. With a focus on fresh, their menu changes seasonally but is always delicious and diverse. Regulars rave about everything from the cioppino to the lemon pound cake.
For an altogether different taste of the south, try the old school barbecue on offer at Buck’s Smokehouse. Though the restaurant is a recent addition to the dining scene, the owner is a local that has been perfecting his smoked barbecue recipes for years.
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