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1450 Miracle Strip Parkway, Suite 104, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
+1 850-833-3016
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Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Black Pearl is located directly on The Gulf of Mexico in the Boardwalk complex on Okaloosa Island between Destin and Ft. Walton Beach. We serve only the freshest seafood, aged prime beef and whole Maine lobsters in a casual, yet elegant atmosphere. The restaurant offers an extensive wine selection that compliments every dish as well as a full service bar featuring the best martinis on the coast. All of our dining tables offer a stunning view of the beach whether you sit inside in air conditioned comfort or outside on our open air deck.
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English first
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Every table has a beachfront view....right ON the beach! Food is wonderful...taste & presentation! Would not hesitate to eat here again!

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Dinner at The Black Pearl was awesome! It's a bit fancier than some of the other restaurants on the beach, but it's not stuffy and we weren't out of place in our casual clothing. The food is excellent! I had the grilled mahi mahi sandwich and fries. Seriously some of the best fries I've ever had and the mahi was... More 

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Bakersfield, CA
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Just enjoyed a wonderful seafood dinner a few yards from the shimmering gulf. This restaurant, right on the sand, is the perfect end to a busy day on the Gulf coast. Jimmy G., our server, was extremely friendly and attentive. The food was good, but hard to mess up fried and grilled seafood. The crab bisque was amazing! Take advantage... More 

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Great view right on the beach. We had a party of four and we all had something different. Everything we had was wonderful. Atmosphere was really nice plus it was quite so you can hear your party talk. Nice service will go back for sure our next trip.

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Northwestern Ohio
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136 reviews 136 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Loved the location at the Boardwalk. Nice romantic atmosphere. Best food I had on this vacation. All tables are beachfront and since it was warm enough, the windows were all open to the ocean air. Excellent service. Would go again in a heartbeat!

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New York City, New York
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91 reviews 91 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We had tuna and grouper, and both were cooked perfectly: the tuna was seared on the outside, and raw inside, and the grouper was firm but moist. Excellent service, I would return on my my next visit to the area.

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Crystal River, Florida, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Nice atmosphere, good food, enjoyed being right on the beach. Good service. Everything you look for when you are looking for a nice place to have dinner.

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Will never go back to this place. Took the wife and daughters there to celebrate the wife's birthday. Entree arrived 20 minutes after our salad bowls were picked up. Food was not good at all. I decided not to make an issue that night since it was supposed to be a celebration, but called the next day and was told... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The food was really terrible. Under cooked instant rice, soggy grilled vegetables, shrimp over cooked and tough. It was supposed to be wood grilled but neither my husband or myself could taste it in the least. Nice view that was it. There are better restaurants in the area with just as nice a view.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This location is right on the beach and out window was actually open to the beach. The food was excellent! Our group of 8 menu choices included the steak medallions/scallops, grouper, cheese grits and more. The service was OUTSTANDING! One of the best meals we've had in the area! Can't wait to go back next year.

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Additional Information about The Black Pearl

Address: 1450 Miracle Strip Parkway, Suite 104, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Phone Number: +1 850-833-3016
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse

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