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The Surf Hut

551 Scenic Gulf Dr, Miramar Beach, FL 32550-4092
+1 850-460-7750
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“taco trio” (104 reviews)
“seafood salad” (68 reviews)
“stuffed shrimp” (69 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
551 Scenic Gulf Dr, Miramar Beach, FL 32550-4092
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Four of us went their last night for dinner... We got 3 bad meals. (1) Hamburger... Inedible. (2) Daily Catch... A mystery meat with fishy taste. (3) Tocos ... Edible but how can you go wrong. Wine was spoiled... And returned. Best part of dinner...More

Thank gjm55
Reviewed yesterday

Awesome.... the restaurant is on the beach. You can walk the beach with a drink...or two. Enjoy the area and comeback for lunch or dinner. Food is great. Bar is large and has TV's with multiple sports channels running. The Shrimp & Grits is fantastic....More

Thank Wander31594323310
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good place to have a drink and enjoy lunch Food was good due to the rain we had to sit inside but still had. A nice view

Thank oneczyrandy
Reviewed 1 week ago

seven of us arrived at bushwhacker at about 3 pm on a saturday in november .... we ordered lots of drinks and entrees for everyone .... our waitress, claire, was awesome .... we were a lively bunch ... and she was fast with our refills...More

Thank ebeckartist
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went today on a Saturday and it was absolutely packed. They were no tables with a view so I instead did a to-go order and went outside to one of the available picnic tables. I had the grilled Cobia which was a special today...More

Thank bleph
Reviewed 1 week ago

While on our annual visit to Miramar Beach we discovered the Surf Hut. It was nearby the condo we rented. We were very pleased with both visits. Food was very good and good variety on the menu. The staff were efficient, knowledgeable and friendly. Our...More

Thank aceburris
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located on the beach on old route 98 in Miramar Beach. Good food and good prices. Fish menu was extensive and well prepared. Plenty of cocktails and wine. Outdoor tables right on the beach. Now if they only did Happy Hour.

Thank ribasga
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is located on Scenic Gulf Dr. in Miramar Beach, FL. Being directly on the beach provides family fun with games on the beach. I love the shrimp and grits and the trio tacos (pulled pork, shrimp and fish) are also good. If you're...More

1  Thank Travel-WriterReviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Destin/Miramar Beach. Stayed at Embassy Suites across the street from Surf Hut. It was perfect for the Beach/Gulf view, food and drinks. Spicy Bloody Marys. Grouper Tacos were very good. Kudos to our server Steve D for his 5 star service, enthusiam,...More

Thank KenS3132
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch today, and got a table outside. It was cloudy but the view was still pretty amazing. I had the lunch special shrimp and grits and a side salad, and my husband had the fish (grouper) tacos. We enjoyed our meals as...More

Thank E8971SLlindab
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Questions & Answers
8 March 2018|
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Response from BoomerTess | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the restaurant has inside and outside seating with a view. When the weather is not permitting they will close the area.
4 March 2018|
Response from Jim J | Reviewed this property |
I do not know what you are referring to. Surf Hut is moderately priced: most dinner entrees are $15 - $25. Good service, parking on site, gulf front. Good food, good to great service, good sports bar, good value for gulf... More
vivi b
27 November 2017|
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Response from Colgrove | Reviewed this property |
They do not allow dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 Scenic Gulf Dr, Miramar Beach, FL 32550-4092
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin  >  Miramar Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-460-7750
  • E-mail
Welcome to The Surf Hut, the newest restaurant addition to the South Walton, Destin/Miramar Beach area. Sit back, relax and enjoy the view! This brand new, open air restaurant is located directly on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico and is the place to be all year long! The Surf Hut has a menu that goes far beyond your typical 'beach fare' and adds a little surfer flare to a cuisine that includes Seafood, Oysters and St. Louis Style BBQ! Kids meals are served in a take home souvenir frisbees and we've got a custom game area on the beach where you can grab a game of corn hole while you watch the waves and sip a delicious signature frozen libation from our full bar! Whether you're looking for a place for lunch while you're enjoying the beach, a local spot to get fresh from the Gulf seafood, date night or a family friendly place to bring the kids, The Surf Hut has got something for everyone! Boogie on down to The Surf Hut, enjoy the food, the fun and the waves! See you soon!
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