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Hole In The Wall Seafood

23 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1801
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (399 reviews)
“boiled shrimp” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
23 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1801
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was by far the BEST place we found in Apalachicola. After being disappointed by the small oysters in the other area restaurants, we decided to try this place on a whim. We walked in to a small room around 3 in the afternoon and...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Located next door to a local brewery and don’t have their beer, selection they do have is very limited. Started with warm raw oysters, yuck. Then had the worst crab cakes I have ever had. There was more batter on the outside than crab. My...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

You just can't top this place. The service is always genuine. I appreciate their originality! Barb and Dewayne are great and Danny is so nice. The food is consistently delicious...even my Elementary school age boys love the oysters. Definitely our favorite stop in the area!...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This place was terrific! The food was fresh and delicious, and the atmosphere is local and unique. Miss Barbara is a wonderful character, and made us feel extremely welcome. We had the baked oysters with butter and parmesan, boiled peel & eat shrimp, marinated salad...More

Thank Dorena M
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Great food! Wonderful atmosphere! Barbara is the best!! A trip to Apalachicola is never complete without a visit to our favorite restaurant!

Thank Kim C
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner. The name says it all...but don’t let it fool you, this is quality seafood prepared beautifully in a great laid back setting. Started with cold fresh oysters shucked by Gary, upon order. My hubby had the most delicious grilled...More

Thank Terri C
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

“Hole In The Wall” is an authentic down-to-bay raw bar! No pretense. Interesting characters. Fresh seafood. Duane, Danny and Barbara provide a warm and witty welcome to those who are adventurous enough to embrace this full multi-sensory experience. Oysters, shrimp, and grouper are the real...More

Thank Curt G
Reviewed August 23, 2018

First time we visited and did not order oysters, but still loved our visit. Everyone ordered grouper (but one youngster - cheeseburger, really) either fried or as a grilled grouper sandwich. Got to say, this was one of the best grilled grouper sandwiches I had...More

Thank ginnyeric94
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I went here today because of all the great reviews. It has some very salty characters who are running the place, but that just adds to the ambiance! Sitting is limited, I was by myself and had 4 different groups sit with me and then...More

Thank tammyrn614
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Downtown Apalachicola! The name says it all - for fresh shucked - share a table, boiled shimp and cold beer too.

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October 14, 2018|
Response from tammyrn614 | Reviewed this property |
I was ok I live near Tallahassee
July 24, 2018|
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Response from ugarxdawg | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately they do not. But, they have amazing fried crab claws! Soooo good!
Jan B
January 5, 2018|
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Response from Alison C | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry don’t know if they have grilled seafood. Give them a call they’re very friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Avenue D, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Apalachicola
  • Phone Number: 850-653-3222
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