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“Food is good but service is SLOOOOWWW!”
Review of Marina Cafe

Marina Cafe
Ranked #39 of 370 Restaurants in Destin
Price range: USD 24 - USD 55
Cuisines: Sushi, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: View details, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: Experience Adult Contemporary Dining with breathtaking views of the Destin Harbor through a thirty foot window wall in the bar and waterfront dining room. Our extensive international wine collection compliments an eclectic menu of classic Creole, Mediterranean, Pan Asian and American cuisine in addition to gourmet brick oven pizza and sushi selections. Fresh local seafood and USDA prime steaks. Waterfront cocktail deck with sensational sunsets.
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

When we finally got our food...Andouille crusted redfish was very tasty. My husband said his filet mignon excellent and the chicken penne was delicious.

It's a nice place to go for a couple's date night.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Hungrymama73
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

If you are looking for a Nice Romantic Dinner with Nice Views this is the place to go!, Great for couple! as it's romantically lit with candles!

Best Time to Visit is sunset to Evening!, Great Service!

Date of visit: September 2015
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Thank NorahG
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

Three words, short blonde bartender. Never coming back. Felt like I was a bother even being there. Food was great, prices were decent, customer service was awful, minus the immediate and genuinely friendly greeting coming in the door. Not to mention all of the, what seemed to be, bad mouthing other employees. As well as dropping my wife and I's check down and not saying "thank you".

Date of visit: September 2015
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1  Thank Michael I
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HRG32541, Owner at Marina Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

Hello Michael, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We strive to provide excellent food and services to our patrons and I am sorry to hear that the customer service was not up to par. We will be taking your comments into consideration in our continued efforts for improvements, and we certainly hope you will give us another chance in the future.

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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Marina Cafe has been a Destin must for years. The food has always been very good to excellent. The service has always been friendly, relaxed, but professional. We recommend ordering fish which is always is fresh and fixed perfectly.

Date of visit: September 2015
2  Thank DocSDSMT
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Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just finished the best meal we have had in Destin while on vacation!! The food was delicious and the service was outstanding!! Mickie our waitress was amazing she knew the menu inside and out and was able to help us decide on the best option since their was so much to choose from. Mickie's personality was second to none she made the evening so enjoyable!! Can't wait to return next September to this fabulous restaurant!!

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank gramtam2
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