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Marina Cafe

404 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2326
+1 850-837-7960
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
404 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2326
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We celebrated our anniversary here and can't say enough about the amazing food. We started with philly roll sushi and cocktails on the patio and after a short wait our seats were ready. The manager or owner was the perfect host and gentleman. He is...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here before 6 p.m. and food was excellent. Also received on entree free for the early dining special. Wait staff was also excellent. Cocktails were served in a tumbler though and were not that great. We did not try dessert. View was lovely even...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely evening with friends here the food and the service was A1, the desserts are to die for.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relaxed and comfortable with full wall window view of the harbor while enjoying air conditioned cool!! Great menu, expertly prepared seafood. Knowledgeable and experienced wait staff. Good wine list as well.

Thank ML_ATL2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we were in Florida-Emerald coast- for 2 weeks we decided to try 2 restaurants we had never tried before. And we went based on recommendations. Marina Cafe is a rather nondescript building from the outside. We were told to go early to get the...More

Thank Gregory54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good. I haven't had a bad seafood dish yet. I don't recommend getting steak there since when I did, I was poor quality and I was disappointed. If you get there early, it is buy one meal and get the second one...More

Thank Scooter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a very long time waiting.... 40 minutes longer than we were told. After ordering we waited another hour for our entrees. The food is good but not spectacular....however, it is probably the best dinner option in Destin. The waitstaff needs to be trained...More

Thank mdcdr60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We (2 local couples) had a 7:30 reservation, were not seated until 8:15 & that was after continual checking back. Not sure what the reservation bought us... after the waiting we were geared for a great meal but disappointed on all fronts. Pork belly app...More

Thank cindylockd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beautifully appointed open space of this restaurant aptly sets the tone for a special dining experience. Stop in at the bar for your favorite cocktail & get some sushi. Add a hint of wasabi & soy sauce and enter food heaven! Once seated at...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not as good as it oncehv was. Great atmosphere, attractive dining room and bar. Very nice restrooms. The service was very slow, took forever to get a martini and it wasn’t cold. Waitress offered to take it back and have it shaken again... I declined...More

Thank Huffle22
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Nancy C
6 April 2018|
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Response from RobTennessee_USA | Reviewed this property |
While I am not positive, I think the wheel chair would be no problem.
Deborah W
26 April 2017|
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Response from Bob A | Reviewed this property |
4:00 - 6:00 pm with two for one.
Phyllis K
11 February 2017|
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Response from ExpatGirl58 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 50
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2326
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-837-7960
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Experience Adult Contemporary Dining with breathtaking views of the Destin Harbor through a thirty foot window wall in the bar and waterfront dining room. Our extensive international wine collection compliments an eclectic menu of classic Creole, Mediterranean, Pan Asian and American cuisine in addition to gourmet brick oven pizza and sushi selections. Fresh local seafood and USDA prime steaks. Waterfront cocktail deck with sensational sunsets.
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