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The Gulf Okaloosa Island

1284 Marler Ave, Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6216
+1 850-387-1300
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1284 Marler Ave, Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6216
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pork loin with pickled watermelon rinds was very good. My family ordered the burgers and chicken tenders, they were good too. Food was good, prices were reasonable, good atmosphere. I would recommend.

Thank Jodi D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hidden gem of a restaurant. It’s right on the inter coastal waterway. Great food but limited menu. We all loved our food; fresh and excellent. Bar had great drinks. Fresh lemonade is great. Played ping pong and watched sunset on the outdoor couches. Nothing...More

Thank Twinmommy123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, great atmosphere, love sitting and relaxing with friends while enjoying a view of the water and watching boats go by.

Thank wgreene100
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The food here is very good. Redfish Reuben was awesome. Shrimp roll was great. Peel and eat shrimp are some of the best around. But, be warned this place is a true work-a-raunt. You order your food at a window and get a placard. You...More

Thank scottpajason
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Great food, helpful staff, quick service, live music and an awesome gift shop with great merch. We will be back!

Thank picturemom23
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We were invited to a family get together at The Gulf Restaurant. It is best to GPS the location on your smart phone (as it is not clearly visible from Hwy 98). As we turned off the Hwy, we thought we were in the wrong...More

Thank Larryrutkowski
Reviewed 9 March 2018

What a great place to have a meal, or just a drink at the bar. The night we went there was a special event and the indoor seating wasn't available. So we sat outside. There is plenty of seat either under the overhang or in...More

Thank Larry T
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

My family and I attended a gender reveal party. This was my first visit to this venue so I wasted a perfectly good bribe (lol). Thinking it was like every other restaurant around, I promised my sons that I would take them to spend their...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We live on the Island and feel like the luckiest people to have this awesome place right here. It's a hidden gem on the Bay and the food is pure perfection every time. The chefs knock it out of the park.They also have a fantastic...More

Thank Michele M
Reviewed 15 February 2018

It was a Wednesday (Valentine's Day) and we were looking for something a bit different. Found it! The menu was a bit limited but the venue and view made up for it. I had the schnitzel and the wife had the burger, both were tasty...More

Thank Casadeweb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1284 Marler Ave, Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6216
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-387-1300
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