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Dewey Destin's

9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
+1 850-837-7575
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (280 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (204 reviews)
“seafood” (421 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:30All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
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641 - 650 of 2,251 reviews

Reviewed 22 March 2016

Went to get shrimp to eat at hotel. they told us about the different types of shrimp they have, Tried the boiled shrimp, it was delicious. Went back and bought some royal reds, they were delicious

Thank suebuddy29
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My wife and I went to Dewey Destin's for dinner while on vacation. We sat outside and had a great view of Destin Harbor while we had dinner. I got the grouper and my wife got fried shrimp. Both of our meals were amazing and...More

Thank Jared S
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We went parasailing and our guide told us to try this place. He said the food was either caught the night before or that morning so we knew we must give it a try. I'm so glad we did. First off, our waiter,Joseph was FANTASTIC!!...More

1  Thank 85Tiffanyb
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We dined here after hearing recommendations and we were not disappointed. We had soft shell crab, Mediterranean fish, shrimp and grits, and oysters. All were great, and we had excellent service. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank Shelly M
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

They have the freshest seafood around. You have to order and sit outside probably but it's the beach so why not listen to the waves and look for dolphins while you eat

Thank Emily D
Reviewed 17 March 2016

After our awesome parasailing trip with Just Chute me Parasail we drove around the corner to Dewey Destin Seafood and had a great experience of the sitting on the pier eating our meal. Dewey Destin suggested fried shrimp. It was quite delicious! We sat at...More

Thank Karendrisk
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at Dewey Destins several times over the past few years and have always had very good meals. Tonight may have been just a fluke but it just wasn't very good. I had the mates platter which has shrimp, fish and scallops. I upgraded...More

Thank Bud M
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

The food was good. The service was excellent. It had a relaxed beach atmosphere. It was next to the Destin harbor area so there was plenty to see. We ordered the fried oysters and they were good. The pecan-crusted mahi mahi. Son ordered a steak...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 12 March 2016

I think Dewey Destin is the best for seafood in the area. Better get there early during busy times of the year.

Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We have visited Dewey's several times, never been dissatisfied. Shrimp, scallops, grouper and trigger have all been nicely prepared. Plus they have the best Hush Puppies.

Thank Richard K
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Questions & Answers
13 April 2017|
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Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure our group had shrimp, crab cakes, chicken and something else. Everyone loved what they got.
4 October 2016|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
They do not. You go and stand in line. Well worth any wait time!
Deborah Z
22 September 2015|
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Response from Deborah Z | Reviewed this property |
We only eat at the original "shack" ...our favorite place in Destin! Such good food and the setting is like no other.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-837-7575
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