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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

14059 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
+1 850-650-1881
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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Opens in 19 min
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
14059 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bubba gunpowder shrimp is a very nice place to dine. You are greeted with tremendous service. The atmosphere is amazing. On every screen is one of the greatest movies ever, Forest Gump lol. The food is delicious. You can't go wrong with any entree' that...More

Thank Jjones26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just wanted to express our pleasure with the service and food we received today at Bubba Gumps in Destin, FL. Since we do not have any Landry's properties near our home in Oklahoma, we were happy to find Gumps here while we are on...More

Thank KarlSuggs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only reason I'm giving this place 2 stars was because the appetizers and service we received from our waitress were great. The main course meal was definitely not. We ordered baby back ribs and tilapia with mash potatoes for our entrees. Both meals honestly tasted...More

1  Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town with two of my uncles for the weekend and they saw Bubba Gump Shrimp across the street from our hotel at the Home2 Suites. I had no idea that Bubba Gump was modeled after Forrest Gump the movie (yes I know...More

Thank Devinpersaud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience! If you love Forest Gump (or trivia) - you are going to love this restaurant. It was such a fun place to visit and the service was spot on. They have license plates on the table (green and red) that read...More

Thank JackieBlue57
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here and my 5 year old daughter loved it. The food was fantastic (I had salmon) and the kids meal came in a paper version of Forrest's boat. The mixed drinks were great. Even had some really cool non alcoholic drinks for...More

Thank Savannah D
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The food was good, but pricey. All of the Forrest Gump stuff was neat. The service was good and the gift shop had a good selection.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We tried this restaurant while vacationing in Destin, FL at the beginning of October 2017. We went mid-afternoon to beat the rush at dinner. Tons to look at inside the restaurant from the movie, and a great gift shop to browse and buy after dinner....More

Thank 957elissam
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We went for dinner the night we arrived it was just okay. Nothing to write home about. Service was okay. Food not that wonderful.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great waiter (Beau) was very entertaining Sorry about his loss. Food was great as always We usually go over to this restaurant about three times a year and it always top notch

Thank Nolegolfer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14059 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3337
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-1881
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