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535 N Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
+1 850-249-3359
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (199 reviews)
“stuffed filet” (57 reviews)
“crab cakes” (160 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
535 N Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love the sushi menu and plan to return to try different options. The pineapple shrimp was wonderful as well. We'll be backď

Thank LakebumsInTexas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough about the great food and excellent service we always get at The firefly Even the desserts are awesome

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such good food and great service!! A true gem! The beef Carpaccio is amazing! Wonderful atmosphere. This is a must!!!

Thank elsferguson
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The reviews were great and the menu looked promising however was very let down. Coming from a culinary town this maybe the best in Panama City, but lacks some of the fundamentals of great food. When you purchase prime steak you want to taste the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My husband I visited Saturday night upon recommendations and were sorely disappointed. My husband got the ny strip and it was covered with artichoke and tomatoes which would be fine on the plate except you could not taste the flavor of the steak only the...More

Thank foodlovers55
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a wonderful dinner at Firefly. Charlie had the She-crab soup and Grouper with Crab. Excellent. I ordered the Prime Rib Special with garlic mashed potatoes. Our meal was over the top great. Charlie ordered the house white wine, I had a margaritas rocks....More

Thank kathycoc
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Excellent service and wine selection. The she crab soup was delicious, just needed to be a bit warmer. The grouper was by far the best we had in the area, fresh, perfectly cooked with a delicious sauce. We would go back!

Thank Brpa
Reviewed 13 April 2017

First off let me start by saying if you are a fan of Uncle Bud's "All you can Eat" or Super-Large Buffet style eating, read no further. This is a wonderful little restaurant hidden in a strip mall in PCB.Typically beach food is fried, shucked...More

Thank nashvillepaul
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We went because of the ratings and were not disappointed. The watermelon/ arugula salad was even a hit with my nine year old, the smoked salmon nigiri was divine, the gulf grouper with haystack potato fries could not have been better. The desserts were perfect...More

Thank Pirwitz
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My wife and I came here for dinner on our first night in PCB. We had an attentive waiter who gave us a lot of information about the food. We had some bread with various dips/butters/sauces (roasted tomatoes with garlic, apricot butter, cream cheese with...More

Thank KenL60089
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Linda P
How can I see your gluten-free menu? Thank you.
13 December 2016|
Response from DaveTrepanier | Property representative |
Hi Linda, If you call the restaurant we will send you a gluten free menu. We have several selections that include most of our seafood, meat, and sushi items. If you have any special request, Chef is more than happy to... More
Tammy I
What are the hours for the early dining menu?
1 October 2016|
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Response from Moneycheese | Reviewed this property |
I believe from 5-6:30. You won't be disappointed!!
Sheila B
How is the seafood?
6 April 2016|
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Response from Katrina3737 | Reviewed this property |
She crab soup was exceptional and a friend of mine said their grouper was delicious. They used to have a wonderful tempura shrimp but I don't believe that is available anymore.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 42
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 N Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
    (Front Beach Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-249-3359
  • E-mail
Casual Fine Dining at it"s Finest! Firefly specializes locally caught seafood, mouthwatering steaks seared on an 1800 degree broiler, wild game, fresh sushi and artisan pizzas. Winner of Florida Trend's Golden Spoon Award, OpenTable's 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, Urbanspoon's Top 250 High End Restaurant and Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence, quality of food and service is Firefly's mission. The atmosphere is more like New York City than Panama City. Firefly is the locals choice for a romantic night out, or a special occasion. Firefly has also played host to Country Music Stars, Heisman Trophy winners and the President of The United States. Firefly was one of eight restaurants selected to cook for the athletes and dignitaries in the USA House at the 2012 London Olympics. We want it to be much more than dinner, we want to treat you to a unique dining experience!