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Riptides Sports Grill

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14 Via de Luna, Holiday Inn Resort, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
+1 850-932-5331
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Riptides Sports Grill is located on the sugar white sands of Pensacola...
Riptides Sports Grill is located on the sugar white sands of Pensacola Beach inside the Holiday Inn Resort. With twenty high definition flat screen TVs (inside and outside) and continuous satellite feeds the game is always on. Quality American comfort food, great sports and good friends - it doesn't get better then this, unless you have box seats.
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  • 118
    Excellent
  • 77
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great service

We had dinner here upon arrival to Pensacola Beach. It wasn't very busy and the service was excellent. Out 7 month old became extremely fussy and we needed to take our food to go. It was no problem for the staff to box it up and get us on our way. The drinks were very good and perfectly priced in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Birmingham, Alabama
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

This was my first trip to the Riptides I must say that the food was good but the wait staff they could really use a lesson in hospitality. When waiting for numerous minutes in the sun waiting for someone to ask do u need something; or a menu or even can I help u well that speaks volumes for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Riptides is the best restaurant on the beach! The food is delicious, service is excellent, and the atmosphere is everything you look for in a beach bar and grill! Go see Taryn and John behind the bar for awesome drinks and great service!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Ruptures is located inside the holiday inn resort. The morning breakfast buffet was great. Each booth has its own TV and the wait staff was friendly and professional. We had dinner there once during our stay. We checked in late so we ended up at Riptides at closing time (we were not aware). We were not made to feel rushed... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

But the bread was really really stale. The shrimp and hush puppies were great though. The service was decent and couldn't beat the location.

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Our family of 7 loves this Gulf front palapa covered restaurant. With grand angels 2, 7, & 10, live music, pirates & a beautiful mermaid, we all get to enjoy the food, the scenery, and have fun! Order crab cakes, burgers, wings. The children absolutely love the chicken fingers, and on Sundays they even have crawfish in season!!! The staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We had dinner here upon arrival to Pensacola Beach. It wasn't very busy and the service was excellent. Out 7 month old became extremely fussy and we needed to take our food to go. It was no problem for the staff to box it up and get us on our way. The drinks were very good and perfectly priced in... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Had a great time at riptides. John, Taryn, and Aaron were excellent. The wings were delicious. All of the employees were very friendly

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Best wings on the beach. Sidelines doesn't hold a candle to these wings. 40 cents each on Thursdays. Really friendly staff.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

the food is good, of you ever receive it. the service is slow, and the food takes for ever to come out, and when I say forever, I mean 1 to 1.5 hours

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Great casual beachfront dining, very accommodating staff, the bfast and lunch/dinner entrees were very good and generous portions!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14 Via de Luna, Holiday Inn Resort, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-932-5331

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Description

Riptides Sports Grill is located on the sugar white sands of Pensacola Beach inside the Holiday Inn Resort. With twenty high definition flat screen TVs (inside and outside) and continuous satellite feeds the game is always on. Quality American comfort food, great sports and good friends - it doesn't get better then this, unless you have box seats.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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