Restaurants

AJs on the Harbor features raw oysters, grilled fish & a bar with live music.  Also some of the best nightly entertainment on the Harbor.  Dine in and takeout available.  

Anglers Beachside Bar & Grill is a family-friendly seafood spot known for combo baskets, sandwiches & crab dips.  Located on Okaloosa Island we have the best views of the gulf and fishing pier.  Dine in and takeout available. 

Asiagos Skillet  Known for our made from scratch breakfast. We are a locally owned and operated restaurant in Fort Walton Beach. Please be patient our food is not fast food it is just REALLY GOOD FOOD! 

Bavarian Wirtshaus Located right in downtown Ft Walton Beach enjoy authentic German food.  Voted 6 times the #1 German restaurant in the USA with authentic memorabilia and a German speaking staff.

Clean Eatz Shalimar Offering Grab N Go meals are a perfect way to get into meal plans. We freshly prepare new meals every week with a variety of proteins, including beef, chicken, turkey, fish, pork, and plant-based. We store these meals in the front freezers. All meals have labels with ingredients, macros, and allergens. Located right past Fort Walton Beach in Shalimar!!  Best clean eating options for travelers on the Emerald Coast.

Clemenzas is a convivial eatery known for their delicious Italian fare plus the areas best brunch.  Dine in and curbside pickup available. Conveniently located right in Fort Walton Beach.

Crab Island Cantina on the Harbor is a beachy, open-air dining room that boasts Mexican dishes, seafood, steaks & cocktails. Dine in and carry out available.  

Dewey Destins is a casual harborside eatery serving the day’s catch & other local seafood, with a pier, patio & decks.  Dine in and takeout available.  

Floyds Shrimp House is a family friendly seafood eatery offering an extensive menu including raw & baked oysters, coconut shrimp & more. Experience some of most beautiful views of the Gulf on multi level decks.  Dine in and takeout available.  

Gilligans on the Harbor is a family-friendly seafood restaurant with stunning harbor views & outdoor seating.  Dine in and takeout available.  

Harbor Docks is a hopping waterfront hangout with deck seating featuring fried fish & seafood specialties plus sushi.  Dine in and curbside pickup available.  

Harry Ts is a family friendly American & Seafood. Set in a roomy waterfront space stuffed with circus memorabilia and a must see!  At this time takeout and delivery available until further notice.  

Helen Back Pizza  An Emerald Coast favorite since 2000. Award winning pizza, salad, subs and more. Dine in and carryout available in Fort Walton Beach with delivery coming soon !!

KCs SandBar & Grill Hopping bar & grill offering pub grub, draft beer & cocktails, plus live music & a beach-shack vibe. Located in the heart of Fort Walton Beach.

Marina Cafe Destin – Steak Seafood & American Restaurant Happy Hour Daily 5-7pm, 1/2 Price Cocktails, sushi and select appetizers in the bar only. Everyday 5-6pm Buy ONE Entrée get ONE Free! Military Discount 15%

McGuires Pub,  No trip to Destin is complete without visiting McGuire’s, with its ceiling festooned with dollar bills and turn-of-the-century New York atmosphere. Go hungry and order classic Irish fare like fish and chips or shepherd’s pie, and wash it all down with a house-brewed beer.

Okinawa Japanese Steak & Seafood House in Fort Walton Beach is the stop for everything sushi & hibachi.  The Kim family has served the area for over 20 years !! 

Old Bay Steamer is a casual eatery serving up just-caught seafood including their famous steamers in a low-key setting. Conveniently located right on Okaloosa Island.  Dine in or carry out available. 

Rockin Tacos Grill & Tequila Bar boasts high-energy vibes with fresh & authentic mexican cuisine. Also a live DJ and an incredible view over the Gulf of Mexico!

Sax Grille Quick Casual, serving up the Emerald Coasts finest sandwiches. Our hand pattied burgers, fresh salads & our in house hand cut Sax O’Fries are the favorites amongst locals and visitors!!  Just a short drive away from Crab Island.

Sealand Restaurant  Located in the heart of downtown Fort Walton Beach.  Serving steak, seafood and pasta.

STEWBY’S Seafood Shanty is a small take-out and dine-in seafood restaurant on Okaloosa Island and in Fort Walton Beach. STEWBY’S offers the most affordable and freshest local seafood available.

The Boathouse Oyster Bar and Grill  eatery is known for fish fare & live tunes. Dine in and carry out available.

The Breakfast Place is a lowkey kitchen serving up traditional American breakfasts such as scrambled eggs & pancakes. Favorite among locals and visitors. Located right in Fort Walton Beach. 

The Crab Trap is a busy hangout on the shore featuring indoor and outdoor dining, Gulf views & a seafood-heavy menu sure to satisfy everyone.  Dine in and carryout available.   

The Craft Bar is a gastropub: a bar and restaurant that serves craft beer, hand crafted cocktails, and chef-inspired food–all with a focus on local & regional sources.  Located in Fort Walton Beach and a favorite amongst the locals.

The Magnolia Grill is located in a 1910 catalog house on a quiet back street in downtown Fort Walton Beach. It is family owned and operated and the atmosphere is friendly and warm. The menu offers a wide variety of items for both lunch and dinner with some of the best steaks in town. Magnolia Grill epitomizes old-time Fort Walton. 

The Red Door Saloon bar and grill offers drinks, hot dogs, steamed sandwiches & more with optional outdoor seating.  Dine in and carry out available.