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Whale's Tail At Seascape

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100 Seascape Dr, Destin, FL 32550-3919
+1 850-650-4377
07:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 22:00
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Saint Charles, Missouri
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

On the beach restaurant with wonderful outside seating and views. Classic beach eats and drinks. Great gathering spot right by Seascape resort complex.

Thank Kenneth L
Saint Augustine, Florida
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311 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My sister owns a condo about 1.5 miles from Whale's Tail and recommended it when several in our group were looking for a great place for crab legs. So we walked down here around for an early dinner/late lunch. They were in the middle of lunch service and we didn't know the menu was different. No crab legs for lunch... More 

Thank Ellyanne
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This bar/restaurant is located right on the beach and offers picnic table seating on the outdoor patio. Great for watching sunsets. They have a happy hour menu during the winter months that is pretty hard to beat, price wise, but the food and service are pretty basic. We had a small draft ($1.25) and wings (5 for $4.50). The waitress... More 

Thank Johnny g
London, Canada
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191 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long walk up the beach, delighted to find that the Whale's Tail is also open for breakfast. Closes at 1030 for half an hour until reopens at 1100 for lunch. Decent coffee, friendly staff, huge portions. Omelets made with 3 eggs range from 9.99 to 12.99 but they are huge. Tried the shrimp omelet, it was good. Other... More 

Thank Badforever
lake erie ohio
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But still offered specials! Grouper was to die for, wings a bit over cooked but overall good and reasonable food for first night after traveling.

Thank lakeeriebeachbums
Ormond Beach, Florida
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Grouper it is FRESH! Picnic table seating.Great views of the ocean any closer you would be on the beach. A must do. Good menu good value.

Thank Michael C
Arlington, Virginia
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Pretty much what you'd expect at a restaurant right on the beach. Not fancy, not expensive. Good food. Great location.

Thank Jim M
Andalusia, Alabama
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

I enjoy walking up to Whale's Tail for lunch when staying at Majestic Sun. It's a great place to sit and enjoy the beach views while eating lunch. They serve a good breakfast, but I would choose another place for dinner in Destin.

Thank MelindaAU88
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Right on the beach complete with gulls crying and looking for handouts. (Lots of "Don't Feed the Birds" signs...don't encourage them!) very tasty food served hot. The breaded items were lightly breaded which allowed the fish/shrimp/calimari to shine through. Liked that a lot! I had a pan fried grouper sandwich with lemon pepper and a side of coleslaw. Fish done... More 

Thank Cknethuru
Omaha, Nebraska
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102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great place down below on the Beach for drinks. Bring the kids and dogs. The upstairs is nice too. Great food here as well. One of our favorites in Destin....

Thank shelleyrtaylor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Seascape Dr, Destin, FL 32550-3919
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-650-4377

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?