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Fat Clemenza's

12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
+1 850-650-5980
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (497 reviews)
“garlic rolls” (42 reviews)
“cannoli” (42 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have dined at this restaurant a number of times over the years and have enjoyed the experience. In November I went and the food was disappointing so I thought it could be just a bad night. I returned in December to dine and the...More

Thank KD1956
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to re-visit Fat Clemenza's last night and it was as good as I remember from my last visit in 2012- refreshing to know that another small, local restaurant has stood the test of time. More than adequate parking, quaint atmosphere, great...More

Thank cassidymsw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in and smelled the aromas we were optimistic that this place was going to exceed our expectations and it did! The menu is varied with something for everyone. We opted for vegetarian with pepperoni and margherita pizzas. The sauce and...More

Thank tinydiny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we've been here twice in a week. That should tell you a lot. First trip: they have gluten free pasta for my wife, and she liked her dish. I had a chicken picatta and it was OK - nothing very special and not worth returning...More

Thank loudconsumer
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We liked this place so much we ate there twice during our 5 day stay! The serve is quick and the food is delicious! Perfect spot for date night!

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

After a whim and desire for something different on Thanksgiving weekend, saw reviews on Trip Advisor for this little gem. Ordered Fat Clemenza’s White Pizza for take out. Were greeted with an open door and a smile. Restaurant was small, but quaint and service was...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Neat place to have lunch or dinner I'm sure! Best pizza I think I've ever had 👍👍good service and clean and neat place and the bread pudding with white Chocolate rum sauce was crazy good we will be back!! And by the way the other...More

Thank Doug V
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I called and ordered a pizza for us to pick up and bring back to the condo. I wasn't getting my hopes up since my husband is very particular about his pizza. However, it was wonderful! Being from NJ it isn't easy to find a...More

Thank firstofmany2015
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Husband and I had dinner at Fat Clemenza's on a Tuesday night in November. Since it was midweek in November, we were seated immediately and the service was really quick. It was recommended by a friend and we loved it. We had the garlic knots...More

Thank Joella B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Nice little Italian restaurant in Destin. Known for their pizza, but none of the four of us ordered pizza. I had chicken parmesan. The chicken portion was large and came with angel hair pasta. Others in our party of four had seafood pasta, veal dishes....More

Thank Ronnie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12273 US Highway 98 W, Destin, FL 32550-6963
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-5980
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