The Best Destin Restaurants and Places to Eat

If you plan on visiting Destin, FL then there’s one thing you’re almost guaranteed to do…eat! There are plenty of Destin restaurants and places to eat in Destin, FL and deciding which Destin restaurant to choose can be a difficult decision. Fortunately for you, we’ve piled through numerous reviews, list, opinions, awards, etc and have compiled a list of the top 10 best places to eat in Destin, Florida. If you’re looking for great restaurants in Destin FL then this list will provide you with some excellent options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner sure to please anyone.

The Best Destin Restaurants and Places to Eat in Destin, FL

  1. Chef Tim Creehan’s Beach Walk Restaurant
    2700 Scenic Highway 98 East
    Destin, FL 32541
    (850) 650-7100
  2. McGuire’s Irish Pub and Brewery
    33 Hwy 98 East
    Destin, FL 32541
    (850) 650-0000
    (850) 654-0567
  3. Fat Clemenza’s
    Holiday Plaza
    12273 US Highway 98
    Destin, FL 32550
    (850) 650-5980
  4. Marina Cafe
    404 Harbor Boulevard
    Destin, FL 32541
    (850) 837-7960
  5. Boathouse Oyster Bar
    228-B Harbor Blvd East
    Destin, FL 32541
    (850) 837-3645
  6. La Paz Restaurante & Cantina
    950 Gulf Shore Drive
    Destin, FL 32541
    (850) 837-2247

  7. Pompano Joe’s Seafood House
    2237 Scenic Gulf Highway
    Destin, FL 32550
    (850) 837-2224

  8. Lillie’s on Pig Alley
    9848 Hwy. 98 West
    Destin, FL 32550
    (850) 654-3911
  9. Royal Orchid Thai Restaurant
    11275 Emerald Coast Pkwy
    Destin, FL 32541
    (850) 650-2555
  10. Kenny D’s Beach Bar & Grill
    2964 Scenic Gulf Drive
    Destin, FL 32550 (Miramar Beach)
    (850) 650-0755 or (850) 585-7720

If you’ve eaten at any of these restaurants in Destin, Florida then let us know what you thought by using the comment section below. If you know of a good place to eat in Destin, Florida that belongs on this list then be sure to let everyone know as well!

Also, be sure to check out our list of the Destin restaurants on the beach and the best Destin coupons to save money on dining and many other things in to do in Destin, Florida. Our list of the best hotels in Destin will give you plenty of options for places to stay. Finally, check out our list of the best things to do in Destin, FL to have the best time during your vacation to Destin!


  1. Melanie Hicks says

    We ate at Guglielmos Italian Grill and it was amazing! It was the BEST Italian food I have ever eaten! There isn’t much advertizing about this place but it is Destin’s best kept secret! YUM!

  2. Jake Parrish says

    McGuire’s Irish Pub is a place everyone should try if you’re looking for great food at reasonable prices !

  3. Cheryl says

    One of our favorites is The Lighthouse – great food and senior menu with great prices. We eat there every time we visit Destin.

  4. Darryll Domangue says

    We really like Kenny D’s for casual dining but to is Louisiana Lagniappe is the best seafood restaurant in Destin!!!! The Grouper in parchment is awesome!!! As well as many other dishes.

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