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Callahan's Restaurant & Deli

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791 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Nice lunch..

New to Destin, looking for some home cooking type meals. Someone mentioned Callahans. Had a very nice lunch, but the highlight was the coconut cake for dessert.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
El Campo, Texas
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El Campo, Texas
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New to Destin, looking for some home cooking type meals. Someone mentioned Callahans. Had a very nice lunch, but the highlight was the coconut cake for dessert.

Thank mikej593
State Center, Iowa
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best lasagna I have ever tasted. We eat here a lot when in Destin. We usually split the lasagna and the portions are perfect for our needs. The last waiter we had was great.

Thank DaleJane
Destin, Florida
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The price is right here! The food is scrumptious and plentiful, desserts are beautiful and delicious. Sandwiches are for sharing, or take half home for another meal! Service was a bit slow, but not bad, because they are always busy. It's plain in decor and there's no view from the windows, but they make up for it in the food... More 

Thank Dorothy N
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving around looking for a new dining place and just happened to turn down the road leading into Callahan's,directly behind Intimate Treasures. We never saw the sign on the road so we were lucky to just have stumbled upon it. We were greeted right away by a very friendly hostess and seated right away. As we walked through... More 

Thank Marlene B
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends who live about 1 mile away and go to this local restaurant on a regular basis said we must try the local variety of seafood and steaks... Boy they were right; the fish I had and the steak my wife ordered were wonderful. We finished our meal with a big delicious piece of cake... The service from our... More 

1 Thank Stuart B
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our month long stay in Destin, my wife and I have eaten at Callahan's Restaurant and Deli twice. Both times, the meal and service have been outstanding. Also, the price is very reasonable and the portions are HUGE! Highly recommended to couples and families.

Thank Audie H
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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166 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, interesting menu, good wait-staff, reasonable prices, and really happy clientele . . . . what's not to like? In particular, I liked the fact that they were very attentive to my particular food-allergy concerns and accommodated them easily and without my having to be concerned. Go there - you'll be glad you did. (oh and there's this Sea-salt... More 

Thank Steve P P
Box Elder, South Dakota
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177 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

I got the Chicken Francese special ($16.99) – 2 chicken breasts dipped in egg batter, squash, mashed potatoes and a salad. My husband got the Pot Roast dinner with broccoli and a salad ($12.99). Our friend ordered a NY Strip Steak medium rare. The waitress brought us a basket of delicious, doughy rolls while we waited for our meals. We... More 

Thank gypsylady002a
framingham ma
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

this place has the best italian food in town be careful how much you order as the portions are huge and very tasty excelent value for the money can't beat it

Thank kay b
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

I've been to Callahan's dozens of time and have always been pleased that it is consistently good. I've had good meals and great meals ............... none that were sub par. The wait staff is always on top of things. They have great deserts and a wonderful meat case.

Thank MissGeorgia

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 791 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: 8508377171

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?