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Hammerheads Bar & Grill

138 Fisherman's Cove, Destin, FL 32550-1823
850-351-1996
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Ranked #39 of 238 restaurants in Destin
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Fish & Chips
Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Birmingham
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

This is an average at best restaurant. Nothing special about the food or the place itself. There are better places to eat in Destin. It is ranked #38 and now I know why. Suprised it is rated that high.

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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Had a group of 20. Waiter did a fine job. Atmosphere great. Nice assortment of things to choose from. High end Lobster and Crab choices to sandwiches and a great selection of appetizers.

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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115 reviews 115 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

We've been to Hammerheads several times over the years and still the same. Basic vacation eatery with outdoor seating and live band. Little pricy for the food you get. Tuna dip was spicy and little watery (too much mayo) but not bad. Grouper was fried with spicy Cajun batter. Tarter sauce is actually a spicy Cajun mayo concoction. Grouper platter... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Hammerheads is one of those beach vacation eateries that has average food! It was okay but not a place I'd visit again. Somewhat pricey for what you get on your plate! What's that saying, "It is what it is!" It's a nice location and has good music and atmosphere. An appetizer and drink would be fine!

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Buford, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Don't waste your time here. Atmosphere was great here but that is were it ended. $25 to $30 for basilly gloriefied fish Baskets. Had a grouper basket with fries and coleslaw. Wanted a side salad but had no other choices Fries or slaw that's it. The grouper was half breaded and half fish . Tasted like frozen not fresh and... More

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Matt D, Owner at Hammerheads Bar & Grill, responded to this review

We're very sorry to hear about your recent visit. Our goal at HammerHead's is to provide great tasting food at a reasonable price in a casual resort atmosphere, and we're sorry we didn't meet your expectations. There is no excuse for tasteless seafood, and we'll be sure to pass your feedback on to staff. If you do join us again,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Great customer service, great placement in Destin, and most importantly, FANTASTIC oysters! These are by far the best oysters you will ever have all thanks to Hammerheads! Keep up the great work.

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Brentwood, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Excellent food and service. We sat outside overlooking the water with our family and had an excellent time

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Forest hill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Great food and great service. I would highly recommend this place to anyone. Loved the steam pot. We shared it between 4 adults with the add

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Forest Hill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Had a great time. The food was excellent and our server Marco went above and beyond to take care of a party of 10, he never missed a beat. I would highly recommend this place.

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Matt D, Owner at Hammerheads Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write such a kind review for us! We strive to deliver service that goes above and beyond for all of our guests, so we're delighted to hear we were able to provide you with a great experience at Hammerhead's. We look forward to serving you again soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

The food was outstanding. Our server Dustin did a superb job! If you come ask for his service. The atmosphere was great, but it is outside. I would come back for sure!

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