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205 Government Ave, Niceville, FL 32578-1806
(850) 678-8299
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 65
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The Skillet kings

I've been a patron of Tradewinds since the very beginning. They catered my Senior Recital at UWF Performing Arts Center in 1998! Since Tom's passing his wife Terry has carried on mightily! Get yourself a reservation as they are always packed. Ask for Cherie and be ready for a great Tuscan dining... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
bassjinn
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Niceville, Florida
Good for:
  • Reservations
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88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Niceville, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I've been a patron of Tradewinds since the very beginning. They catered my Senior Recital at UWF Performing Arts Center in 1998! Since Tom's passing his wife Terry has carried on mightily! Get yourself a reservation as they are always packed. Ask for Cherie and be ready for a great Tuscan dining experience on Valparaiso, FL!

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Destin, Florida, Usa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Tradewinds is my favorite restaurant when I'm craving clams and pasta. Excellent menus and quality food.

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Valparaiso, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

One of my favorite local places! I've been going for nearly 15 years. I actually love the hole in the wall vibe at Tradewinds and would not "trade" that for anything! Lots of regulars here and folks always seem to be having a great time! Decent wine and beer selection. The menu has a nice selection of Italian dishes. I... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We have visited Tradewinds many times and have always had fantastic food. We love the place. The staff is professional, responsive and friendly. Best Italian food on the coast. The atmosphere is relaxing and fun. Great wine and beer selection. A "must" if you've never been; won't be your last visit!

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Niceville, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

One of a kind kinky home town Italian restaurant. The decor is quite unique. It is like eating in somebody`s attic. The tables and chairs are all different,sometimes the plates do not match, but the food is great and there is always a wait. Reservations are a must. Veal parm and Lasagne are served soupy but very tasty. The bread... More 

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Savannah GA
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157 reviews 157 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

BLUF:great food, attentive service, fair prices. Our party of four had reservations on a weeknight and ignored the GPS telling us to turn into a dark parking lot, there is no sign visible from the road. There is a good selection of wine and a basic selection of beer at reasonable prices. Our server was knowledgeable and quick. The restaurant... More 

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North Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Very hard to find, this small out of the way restaurant just provides great food and service. We went as a group of four, and we all came away impressed. The service was very attentive, friendly, and knowledgeable. I highly recommend this restaurant, if you can find it.

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Destin, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This tiny intimate restaurant does not have to advertise and reservations are mandatory! Delicious food in an off the beaten track in a little rebuilt bungalow home is busy satisfying your hunger for real Italian. Not cheap but awesome for romantic birthdays or anniversaries, although its a little noisy. Wait staff very knowledgable altho since so busy, sometimes a little... More 

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Shalimar, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Quaint little establishment on the outskirts of Niceville. Don't let the surroundings scare you away...the service and the food are both top notch! We have been to really nice restaurants in Destin and not had service like this. Our server - Kaitlyn - was fantastic!! Attentive, proper, and courteous. Wine was delicious (served in a spotless glass checked by the... More 

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Niceville, Florida, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

If you want a very good meal in Niceville this is the place to go. Please call to make a reservation to ensure you get a seat when you arrive. The food is outstanding and portions are big. The atmosphere Is great but a little loud because everyone is having a great time. Service is great and you must try... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 205 Government Ave, Niceville, FL 32578-1806
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Niceville
  • Phone Number: (850) 678-8299

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen, Pizza
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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