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La Paz Restaurant & Cantina

$$ - $$$, Mexican
950 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-3222
+1 850-837-2247
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (29 reviews)
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
“cheese dip” (8 reviews)
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Southwestern, Mexican
$$ - $$$
950 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-3222
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1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here after the wedding. The private room worked perfectly. The food was great. The staff did an amazing job.

Thank Chastity D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we are from southeast texas, so we are experts in the tex mex area. This place was very good! they have white queso, great margaritas, and good food. A little pricey, but we were on vacation and it was worth it!

Thank Austyn E
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Miss seeing Gina Lane at La Paz! Love the atmosphere, margaritas and shrimp tacos! We've sat outside several times.

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I go to this place at least once a year on vacation either for lunch or dinner. Without fail, I always order the fish tacos with chipotle tartar sauce. Absolutely delicious. They have great guacamole dip too. Their fish for their tacos is whatever their...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a day at the beach and was pleasantly surprised. The food, the ambience, the people were top notch. This is a hidden gem and a top recommendation!

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Our 3 couples attended Destin Magic Dinner Theater here. Great experience. Loved the food. The staff was very attentive. The show was amazing. The Pittman's are a very talented couple. We want to go again next time we are in town. Would recommend this to...More

Thank BrieDeltaGal
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stopped in La Paz for dinner. It was a little crowded so we headed to the bar to wait. We ordered margaritas and chips & salsa. Each margarita was hand crafted and delicious. No flavor was overpowering, very balanced. The salsa was some of...More

Thank Marc R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My daughter immediately knew something was wrong with them, but continued to eat a few more bites. When we got up to leave......she ran straight to the restroom to be sick. We told the 2 ladies at the front, and they acted like there was...More

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had a nice meal here while at the beach. For a drink I had a Blood Orange Margarita which was one of the best non-traditional margarita flavors that I have ever had. For dinner I had the Tamales which had some flavor combinations that...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

There was no doubt the blood orange margaritas had tequila in them! The homemade chips were amazing. The chile con queso was the best ever. And the entrees were awesome. I can't stop raving about this place! You need to go!! 😀

Thank Leslie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Southwestern, Mexican
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541-3222
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-837-2247
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