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Clemenza s at Uptown

99 Eglin Parkway NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
850 243 0707
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Wood fired pizza and classic Italian cuisine.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Wood fired pizza and classic Italian cuisine.
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Shalimar, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I was prepared to cook dinner last Friday night but happened to look on facebook and saw the special featured at Clemenza's for that night. I immediately made reservations-thankfully they were able to squeeze us in on a busy night. We weren't disappointed. My husband and I both had the blackened redfish with brown butter sauce over Chipotle grit cake.... More

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Virginia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I would like to give a better rating but the food and policies here are odd. First, a $20-25 entree with no salad included. Really? Then, I always order a marsala as a benchmark to compare with other Italian restaurants. This was the oddest marsala I've ever had. First, there was only one small chicken breast ($20), and a bit... More

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

We eat here often and find the staff friendly and food excellent. Brunch only weekend menu is incredible and weekday evening menu exceptional. They have a cooking school also.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is by far the best experience I have ever had eating out while at the beach. My wife and I found this place on line and drove down from Pensacola beach for our anniversary. She wanted Italian and they went above our expectations. We are extremely picky patrons and our service was perfect. We would recommend this place to... More

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Niceville, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

pizza is awesome. pasta dishes are wonderful. eat there at least twice a week. lunch, dinner and sometimes breakfast on weekend. never had anything that wasn't great. carolyn

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Fort Walton beach, FL
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We eat here this weekend and had a great Italian dinner. The prices are a little high for a place at a strip mall , but the food was really good.

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Navarre, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My wife and I made the trip from Navarre (about 20 miles) not knowing what to expect ~ ~ ~ WOW, were we in for one of our BEST nights out in a very long time. Our dinner was by far one of the BEST meals we have had in our 9 years living on the FL Panhandle ~ what... More

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Navarre, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I've been here three times now; twice for lunch with a large group of co-workers, and once for dinner. I really enjoy the wood-fired pizza and I understand the calzones are great too! I was especially impressed at the attentive service.

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Owensboro, KY
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77 reviews 77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We ate here twice on our past week's vacation. The Sunday brunch was most memorable and interesting. The crepes were delicious! And the coffee was dark and strong - the way it should be! I also came here to take out wood fired pizzas to have at our condo one night. I added the bruschetta appetizer and was glad I... More

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Navarre, Florida
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155 reviews 155 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

My wife and I arrived just as the restaurant opened for the Saturday evening meal. First time here so we did not have a reservation, however watching the number of folks coming through the door I would suggest one, especially if you are bringing a larger party. Foor was excellent. We started with the bruschetta. Tasty and neat presentation. I... More

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