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Fat Clemenza's

12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
+1 850-650-5980
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whole family loved this place, but really tiny so definitely need reservation for peak hours or group. Good pizza- not great. Many entrees were high quality and expected for the price. Superb wait staff - outstanding as I have had for some time.

Thank Food_Junkie911
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We come here every time we are on vacation. The food is Real Italian and it is very good. We recommend you try it.

Thank Sparkkay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I just arrived in Destin to celebrate our 22nd wedding anniversary. Our first stop? Fat Clemenzas! The pizza was delicious, they serve coca cola products and the waitress was sweet and fast, we were in and out in less than thirty minutes!!!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always an excellent choice to bring out-of-town family and friends here for a delicious mea, as well as excellent service! The only recommendation I have for this wonderful restaurant is to give a military discount!

Thank Mel V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to branch out from same ole seafood places tonight - went Italian in Miramar Beach, FL on friend’s recommendation. Entrees were so rich took home 1/2 of each for a second meal. We were stuffed! Each entree topped with fresh sliced melt-in-your-mouth parmesan. Grouper...More

Thank mymeme0226
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious, creative Italian food. I have the burratta caprese and linguini with clams, pancetta, shrimp in a white wine sauce and both were outstanding! This is coming from a Brooklyn Italian if that means anything. Friendly service and reasonable prices

Thank MJCalifon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Mama Clemenza’s three times and thoroughly enjoying the wonderful brunch, we decided to step down one door for dinner at Fat Clemenza’s to compare the quality. Bite for bite, our meal at Fat’s was equal to Mama’s! We went on Friday night, enticed...More

Thank Beverly954
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quick, friendly, knowledgeable service from Mike. The pizza was outstanding...fresh veggies, prosciutto, and a very tasty crust, and a fair value at $15-18. The pizza is bigger than 12" for sure. Will try pasta dishes next trip, as menu is loaded.

Thank CAG3
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Am I the only one who finds this place average at best? I’ve been here 3or 4 times over a period of several years and always think it’s going to be great, because everyone says it is. Last week I had eggplant parmigiana. I expected...More

Thank bjvondy
Reviewed 30 January 2018

My wife and I, along with 2 friends, enjoyed dinner recently at Fat Clemenza's in Destin . The menu selection provides plenty of Italian food options...we had a hard time deciding (that's good thing). We shared the bruschetta appetizer which was very tasty. For entries,...More

Thank TerryNh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-5980
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