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Helen Back Cafe

114 Amberjack Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6224
+1 850-796-1451
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (335 reviews)
“nachos” (33 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
114 Amberjack Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6224
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was not at all what I expected and to be honest that's a great thing. From the outside it looks like a rough and tough biker bar but that's not at all what it is. It is a bar but it is also a...More

Thank Hopskipjump21
Reviewed 3 days ago

I ate here on my last night in town, and it was a good place to wind down. The majority of the place is a bar area, but I sat on the deck right next to the water and just relaxed. The Pizza was very...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We should have turned around the minute we walked in. The place is filthy and smells stale. The waitresses were wearing super skimpy clothes - Hooters waitresses wear more. The tables are dirty and some look like they haven't been washed ever. My husband remembered...More

Thank TheHaases
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love the food! Came here without the kids for a date night one night on vacation. Enjoyed sitting on the patio, feeding the fish, having a beer and enjoying the music. Was a great night. Went back another day with kids for pizza and to...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Walked to Helen Back from our hotel on our first night of vacation. Referred to by our hotel. Horrible horrible horrible!!! Waited and hour for our food. Food was GROSS. Can't make a margarita for anything. Watched another family get up and leave after waiting...More

Thank KelKetch
Reviewed 6 days ago

Helen Back is where the locals go for pizza and we love it there. Their pizza crust is so good, can't explain it must go there and try it for yourself.

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked here from our hotel on the last day of our vacation. They told us 30 minutes but ended up waiting 45. The pizza had been done but no one had told us even though we were standing there waiting. Pizza was alright. Dough...More

Thank ctawba7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was recommended by friends of ours & I`m not sure what they saw in the place other than the pizza was good. However we waited close to 2 Hrs. for our food and the place wasn`t even busy. We had a party of...More

Thank Travelerin2Time
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for pizza and it was delicious. The waitress was not great - not clearing appetizer dishes for our main meal, not bringing water, forgetting to bring things we asked - but the pizza came out hot and was delicious. Great place on the...More

Thank Lexi V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The drinks were great and large. I will most definitely go again. I enjoyed the nachos. The atmosphere was nice

Thank A W
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Questions & Answers
25 April 2017|
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Response from HBFWB | Property representative |
Yes. We offer free pizza slices to active duty and retired military on Monday nights from 7pm- 10pm
14 May 2016|
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Response from valions15 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, under 21 can eat there. I believe they have to be out by 8 p.m.
3 February 2016|
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Response from illini G | Reviewed this property |
We drank some local bottles.... A Grayton "Beach Blonde" that was delicious - - sort of like a Leinenkugels Summer Shandy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Amberjack Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6224
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-796-1451
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