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16220 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2516
+1 850-233-1750
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Dayton, OH
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The menu at The Back Porch is upscale. The Pecan Snapper was $30.99. The food was really good and they have a great outdoor patio to watch the sights. The service was very good. We would go back.

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Thank Lifeschanges57
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate dinner here on our PCB vacation, my husband and me and our 7 and 9 year old. We were seated quickly, waiters were extremely pleasant and very timely and attentive. The food was very yummy, from the salad to the stuffed shrimp that was awesome and my husbands New York strip that was cooked perfectly. The kids pizza... More 

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Thank Mershaw
Little Rock, Arkansas
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The service was great, the food was awesome, and the tuna salad was so good. I didn't much care for the hamburger I had but the fries were good.

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Thank Miranda M M
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even with our party of 15, for dinner, our server JAY did an outstanding job. Got us seated and our drink orders very quickly. The food was delicious, cooked perfectly and served hot. Atmosphere was very good for our family outing. My Great-Grandsons loved that their food was served on a Frisbee that they could keep.

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1 Thank Ann E
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very good. I had the grouper and my wife and daughter had the Amberjack sand which. Seafood was not over cooked. The atmosphere was nice for a family.

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Thank Dennis N
nashville, TN
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here twice there is a coupon book with free tuna dip with 2 meal purchase. Oh my! That was so tasty!! The chicken salad plate was fabulous too A little pricy but tasty. And the key lime pie is very good here

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Thank Kathymathome
Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at the Back Porch was delicious, but it was pretty expensive (about $25 an entree). I had the crab and shrimp linguini and I would recommend it to anyone. Overall it was a great restaurant pretty that is close to the pier with the hustle and bustle of pier park right outside.

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Thank hopethepro
Central City, Kentucky
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! Great views! Good atmosphere. A little pricey but worth the experience! They offer a free dip that was great. You can find this coupon in lots of flyers

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Thank Susan R
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was fresh, and promptly served. The wait staff was courteous. The sunset was fabulous! This restaurant could easily be missed among the many choices in Pier Park, but seek it out. The views from the porch/patio, alone, would be worth it, but the food is good, too! Try the house specialties - you will be glad you did!

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Thank Jo G
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice place to eat. The food was good, not outstanding. Nice atmosphere. A bit pricey. Within walking distance from our hotel.

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Thank Eleanor M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16220 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2516
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-233-1750
Description
The Back Porch Seafood and Oyster House has been serving Gulf seafood, raw oysters and ice cold beer since 1974. We were the first to serve chargrilled Amberjack along the Gulf Coast. Stop by The Back Porch for a great meal, fantastic Gulf views and an unpretentious atmosphere that will take you back in time. We hope to see you soon!

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