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About
We are a restaurant and fresh seafood market.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $28
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic down home feel seafood restaurant with some good food and our service was great. We are locals and have passed this gem up far to long. It is far more popular than we thought. Food is great. Not everything is the best we have...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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H2714DNpatricko, Owner at Emerald Isle Seafood Restaurant & Market, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks, hope to see y'all again soon.

Reviewed June 15, 2020 via mobile

We found you on TripAdvisor. Great find! Highly recommend this Seafood restaurant. Right off I-10 East to get to.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 12, 2020

Stopped in at 7:55pm on a Friday night, place is packed, we are met at door, told they are closed at 8, explained we were party of 7, at least $200 ticket to feed six teenage boys. Wasn’t like nobody was there, plenty of other...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 17, 2020

Being from Charleston, SC, my wife and I love great seafood! We were traveling from Charleston, SC to Ft Morgan, AL when we decided to stop for lunch. Emerald Isle was my wife’s pick and the food was truly exceptional and the restaurant was very...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 15, 2020

This is just a little seafood place. Servers were very pleasant. Had the best New England clam chowder--thick and good amount of clams. So good! The shrimp dinner was very good, and the french fries, very good, too. Not a fancy place but clean and...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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H2714DNpatricko, Owner at Emerald Isle Seafood Restaurant & Market, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2020

THANK YOU!

Reviewed March 14, 2020 via mobile

Seriously. I need more stars to rate this place! This would be my second SEVEN star review if there were seven stars possible! If you are on your way to Destin from anywhere up north you MUST stop here ~We came from Nashville ~ (If...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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H2714DNpatricko, Owner at Emerald Isle Seafood Restaurant & Market, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2020

Thanks! Hope to see ya,ll again!!

Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

A small building with a restaurant on one side and a fresh market on the other side as you enter. They have 4 deliveries a week from the Gulf. Eat it there with table service OR take a few pounds home to prepare yourself. Try...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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H2714DNpatricko, Owner at Emerald Isle Seafood Restaurant & Market, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2020

Thank You!

Reviewed March 7, 2020 via mobile

Try the smoked tuna as your appetizer, it's delicious and won't disappoint! I love the pico (onion, tomato & cilantro) they put on the side! All great on crackers!! For an entree I recommend the large gulf shrimp either fried or steamed with some Cajun...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

We were traveling through and stopped overnight in Crestview. Read a few reviews and decided to try this place. It's easy to pass by without noticing this building but it would rob you of a wonderful experience. The seafood is as fresh as it can...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 20, 2020 via mobile

A colleague and I visited Emerald Isle Seafood for lunch. One half of the restaurant is a seafood market and the other half is a sit-down restaurant. Our server was excellent and helpful. I ordered the fried jumbo gulf shrimp with gouda grits and a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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H2714DNpatricko, Owner at Emerald Isle Seafood Restaurant & Market, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2020

Thank You!

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