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Bud and Alley's

2236 CR 30-A, Suite 8, Seaside, FL 32459
+1 850-231-5900
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (86 reviews)
“pizza” (37 reviews)
“smoked tuna dip” (14 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2236 CR 30-A, Suite 8, Seaside, FL 32459
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places to enjoy a sunset and a cocktail. The service is always great and the cocktails are cold!

Thank rdonner2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has some fantastic pizza and its right on the Gulf in Seaside. You can eat outside and indoors and they have takeout. They make their own everything and it's all fresh. I love the vegan pepperoni pizza and my wife loves the vegan...More

Thank VeganChefJustin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, again one of the best restaurants to view sunsets and relax. We have eaten here numerous times the past few years.The crab cakes are simply the best. The only stumbling block with this restaurant is seating on the upper deck. On my recent trip,...More

Thank jason t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in after usual lunch time on a recent Sunday with a group of 5. The wait was about 20 minutes and we were asked to "wait up here" since they just call your name when your table is ready. Unfortunately, there really is no...More

Thank TXGirl2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a little pricey but worth every penny. Location is great, beautiful view, amazing food (it is Fresh)

Thank DestinForever
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Vegetarian friendly. Excellent wine choices. Fun beer flight. Close to the beach. Great staff. Brussels Sprouts appetizers!

Thank 358graces
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Go now with your family, best friend or yourself. The atmosphere is top notch, service is supreme and food is devine. The cocktails are fresh and the crab cake is scrumptious! This is pricey but worth every penny.

Thank BBBB_13
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We were passing through the 30-A area around Seaside and wanted a place to get out of the heat and effects of the Red Tide that was present in the area. Most places to eat in the area were outside. We chose to go to...More

Thank MexicoBob25
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch and had the chicken salad with grapes on croissant! Perfect for a hot day! Staff was delightful and food very good but the view is what makes this a worthwhile place to dine in Seaside!

Thank cindi k
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is the type of place that wants to get you in and get you out as fast as possible. We ordered a kale salad and a couple pizzas for the four of us. We probably should have ordered at least one more pizza. The...More

Thank christopherbP7158VT
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29 June 2015|
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Response from Kmlindy | Reviewed this property |
At dinner it was almost all seafood, even upstairs. The lunch menu looked great, but not available in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2236 CR 30-A, Suite 8, Seaside, FL 32459
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Seaside
  • Phone Number: +1 850-231-5900
  • E-mail
Founded in 1986 and named for a dog and cat, Bud & Alley's has been a revered gathering place by loyal patrons for great food, great fun and Seaside's finest sunsets for 23 years. South Walton's longest established restaurant, Bud & Alley's is nestled in the dunes overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Bud & Alley's has garnered numerous awards including Florida Trend Magazines Golden Spoon Award designating the eatery as one of the top 20 restaurants in Florida as well as receiving a five star designation from the Tallahassee Democrat and annually winning Wine Spectator Magazines Award of Excellence.
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