The original location on the Destin Harbor, AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar features deliciously fresh seafood and oysters as well as three stages for live entertainment and events held most days of the week. The massive Jumbo-Tron screen on the deck features the most popular sporting events each season.
116 Harbor Blvd, Destin
(850) 837-1913 | ajsdestin.com
The Beach House
Located next to the Hilton Sandestin, you’ll enjoy the magnificent view of the white sandy beaches and emerald waters from every seat, indoors or out! And there are a variety of delectable dishes including Grouper tacos, perfectly charred chicken wings or the, we’re sure, soon to be famous Beach House burger. Join them for live music several nights a week. Interested in booking a private event? Contact email@example.com. Open daily from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
850-608-6300 | 4009 S. Sandestin Blvd., Miramar Beach
Boathouse Oyster Bar
Boathouse Oyster Bar has been one of Destin’s favorite best kept secrets; but the word is out! Located in the heart of Destin on the Destin Harbor, the Boathouse specializes in making oysters a delicacy. Boathouse’s Gumbo recipe was written by Mama Gumbo herself. And, of course, the oysters are raw, steamed or baked just the way you like ‘em!
850.837.3645 | 288 Harbor Blvd. Destin
Bric a` Brac Restaurant & Night Club
Voted “Best Crab Cakes in Destin” five years in a row, Bric a` Brac is the true definition of something for everyone…a family friendly, kid friendly, American-style restaurant. Bric a` Brac is well known for its super tasty food selections served up in a fun, artsy atmosphere. Live entertainment starts at 7 p.m. Still want more? Latin Night Fridays & Saturdays from 11 p.m.-4 a.m. will keep the party going.
Shoreline Village Plaza | 824 Hwy 98 E Destin | (850) 424-6369
Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer
Brotula’s specializes in fresh, locally-sourced seafood, produce, and a wide array of steamed and boiled shellfish platters that are integrated into a fun and rustic, yet sophisticated southern fish house.
850.460-8900 | 210D Harbor Blvd. Destin | brotulas.com
Fudpucker’s restaurant stands out from other Destin area restaurants by being dedicated to its owners’ three favorite “F” words: Food, Fun and Family. It’s a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience, and one that can be enjoyed by kids and families of all ages.
20001 Emerald Coast Pkwy. Destin
(850) 654-4200 | fudpucker.com
Island Wing Company Grill & Bar
Voted Best Wings 4 years running, Island Wing Co. is calling your name. Come in and find your favorite beer among the 58 selections on tap or enjoy a cocktail and savor some of the tastiest food you’ve ever eaten.
(850) 837-2999 | 981 US Hwy 98, Destin | | www.islandwing.com
La Famiglia Restaurant
La Famiglia has earned a reputation for serving some of the finest homemade Italian dishes, including Veal Parmesan, homemade pastas and raviolis, and antipasto. La Famiglia is a local favorite for authentic, brick oven Italian pizza, topped with a variety of traditional and specialty ingredients. Open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m., offering a lunch menu till 3 p.m.
850.279.4527 | 16055 Emerald Coast Pkwy Ste 114 | Destin
Owners Brian and Sue Hassmann have created the local’s favorite pizza, buffalo wings and sports pub and bar that serves great pizza AND awesome wings plus many other scrumptious eats for folks of all ages. Sports fans from all over come and watch all their favorite teams on countless regional and national sports networks. And there’s a fully stocked bar with 95 different bourbons and 30 beers on draft!
850.424-6743 | 300 Harbor Blvd. Destin
The Melting Pot
Truly a one-of-a-kind dining experience, The Melting Pot provides an unforgettable, interactive night out that turns moments into memories. From the time the first piece of bread is dipped to when the last nibble of dessert is savored, you’ll learn something new. The menu has fare for every taste, a delicious meal guaranteed. Visit meltingpot.com/destin-fl to view the full menu or make reservations.
11394 US Hwy 98 Miramar Beach | (850) 269-2227 | www.meltingpot.com/destin-fl/
Tailfins Alehouse and Oyster Bar
With stunning views of the Destin Harbor and your favorite foods and drinks,Tailfins’ Entertainment Complex delivers an incredible mix of friendly and fun atmosphere along with breathtaking views. A magical combination for football watching and entertainment with Live Music seven days a week. Tailfins offers three levels of indoor and outdoor dining overlooking the Destin Boardwalk so come back again and again to experience all they have to offer.
850.650-1200 | On the Harbor in Destin
Tequila’s Sports Bar & Grill
Listen to live music every Friday and Latin Saturdays where you can dance the night away! A fusion of sports bar food and delightful Mexican dishes, lunch specials offered daily Monday through Friday for $8.99. EAT, DRINK, FOOTBALL, FIESTA!! OPEN 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
850.279.6402 | 11225 U.S. 98 W. Miramar Beach | restaurantji.com/fl/destin/tequilas-/