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Dewey Destin's

9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
+1 850-837-7575
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (288 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (222 reviews)
“seafood” (440 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
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1 - 10 of 2,394 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

3 couples thoroughly enjoyed ourselves sitting on a heated porch from drinks to appetizers to dinner. Very friendly service with a few hints of humor and menu recommendations. Bloody marys and wine were a good start and apps came fairly quickly. The 6 of us...More

Thank Barry K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wish my town had this place. Long lines, but served fast. Lots of variety including fish I've never heard of. Everything was delicious. Staff was very pleasant.

Thank pawsinn1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip to Dewey Destin's at this location which is on the dock. Food was cooked good and price was reasonable. Definitely not fancy in decor, but quality of food and price are worth it. Price is better than the harbor location...More

Thank jamiencwalker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bayside restaurant - facing Crab Island Great view and food! One of Destin's original waterfront restaurant. All kinds of fried seafood. Bottled Beer served ice cold! Harbor Side restaurant Newer restaurant with a more variety of foods on the menu. Great food and full bar....More

Thank Trottersgci
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful fried shrimp basket with hush puppies and french fries. The hushpuppies had peppers in them which unfortunately I love but they don't love me. Otherwise they were fine. It's a porch style setting overlooking Harbor. A Destin classic.

Thank rick i
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great activity for boat watching. The service was great and food good... reasonably priced. Lots of good menu options and they make a wicked cocktail!

Thank Vi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food could be better. Super fresh well cooked fish served with crinkle cut frozen French fries was disappointing. The house made Tatar sauce was delicious!

Thank Kirsten L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good, no frills seafood in a dive location on the bay/harbor. Fish fillets are always super, good portions and grilled to perfection. Wife loves shrimp salad. Easy location to get to from FWB, can avoid awful Destin traffic. Nice to sit and watch the...More

Thank MortarP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant on our vacation from Missouri. I was skeptical when we pulled up. Boy was I wrong. It was FABULOUS !!! Great food!! the Colossal Shrimp are to die for. They also have the best dipping sauce. We loved it so...More

Thank CaylaB1988
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I gave this a three because my wife enjoyed her grouper sandwich. I had the stuffed shrimp wrapped in bacon. I normally appreciate that different cities have their on cut on certain foods. My dish is prevalent throughout Destin. Please if you want stuffed shrimp,...More

Thank Lanny T
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Questions & Answers
Charles61054
13 April 2017|
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Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure our group had shrimp, crab cakes, chicken and something else. Everyone loved what they got.
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equinox09
3 October 2016|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
They do not. You go and stand in line. Well worth any wait time!
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Deborah Z
21 September 2015|
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Response from Deborah Z | Reviewed this property |
We only eat at the original "shack" ...our favorite place in Destin! Such good food and the setting is like no other.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-837-7575
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