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Top bar recommendations from locals

Irish Pub
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“Great place to grab a pint and the food is delicious! This is the same world-renowned McGuire's that's located over in Pensacola.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you like to party, eat, and meet new people this is the place. There is usually a live band and a DJ. It's located in a cool part of Destin, where you can bar hop though the Harbor Walk.”
  • 65 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best seafood in Destin hands down! The restaurant is awesome and very enjoyable atmosphere!”
  • 35 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best sushi and long standing local's favorite. Fresh seafood comes straight from their own boats. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Right on the beach. This one of the oldest restaurants in Destin. A bit pricey, but a great place to enjoy a view of the gulf and have a cocktail.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Live country/folk music type bands, sit and relax or get up and dance, whatever you prefer!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
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“Very casual low key bar with outdoor seating, live music. Bar food consists of items such as fried pickles, pretzels, grilled cheese, pizza.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“We love this place! You will find us there most Mondays when they have burger night. Burgers and fries are great and they have a veggie burger that is a favorite of ours!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you're looking for a nicer dinner, it's a little pricier than my other recommendations, but nothing too crazy. Great seafood and nice on the water views.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“This restaurant is located at Harbor Walk, great place to start the night. Food, Drinks and More”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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“Indoor and outdoor bar, chill hangout spot with darts,and shuffleboard to keep you entertained!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Brewery
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“why not try one of Fort Walton's finest brews. only 0.6 miles for your stay”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good food and unique drinks. A good date night location. Check out the happy hour too!”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Food by day, dance by night! A bit if a further drive but anyone looking for a little Latin style music for the evening this is the closest location!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“These pictures don’t do one of my favorite lunch spots justice! The Caprisi Sandwich- yum. Delicious steaks at dinner time too!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Cool place to eat and play for both kids and adults. Kids can feed real alligators.”
  • 7 locals recommend