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The Village Door

136 Fishermans CV, Destin, FL 32550-1822
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible18%
Travelers talk about
“smoked wings” (2 reviews)
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
136 Fishermans CV, Destin, FL 32550-1822
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

Sorry to say that this visit was not a good one. We have been here many times before and always had the gumbo and shrimp. Add in a drink and a beautiful sunset and a good time was always had. This time the gumbo was...More

Thank lorivan326
John W, Guest Relations Manager at The Village Door, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I sincerely apologize that your experience was anything but perfect the day you came in. We strive for excellence in everything that we do and unfortunately we missed the mark with your visit. We are however...More

Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

We found this place thru recommendations from friends. Located in the Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin. Neat collection of shops & restaurants. Tons of things for the kiddos. We decided on this particular eatery so we could sit outside with a view of the water. I...More

Thank jpurcell2016
John W, Guest Relations Manager at The Village Door, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are glad you enjoyed most of your experience at The Village Door but very sorry that your experience with the bar wasn't perfect. I'd love for you to give us another shot to make it...More

Reviewed August 30, 2017

The Village Door got rave reviews from our hotel staff and guests -- said there was great live music and dancing -- so we decided to give it a try. To be fair it was a Monday night -- we walked in to hear a...More

Thank LuvToTravelx2
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Went here with our family during vacation. They had live music going on which was perfect, not too loud or soft and just the right style. The food, especially the pulled pork was amazing...even went back another day during our vacation for that pork. The...More

Thank JStolz1
John W, Guest Relations Manager at The Village Door, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We're so glad you had a great experience and would love to see you again! We have live music still every night of the week so come by and enjoy the early sunset and...More

Reviewed August 13, 2017

Food was great (too many flies outside), the Musician was great, and service was excellent. We will be back!

Thank mrsrtlucas
Reviewed July 24, 2017

My husband had a sliced brisket sandwich and I had a pulled pork sandwich. Both were great! We liked that there were multiple bbq sauce options on the table for us already. Our service was pretty good considering they were very busy. The local musician...More

Thank 124kennam
John W, Guest Relations Manager at The Village Door, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We're so glad you had a great experience. We strive for excellence in everything that we do and it's always nice to hear when people enjoy their experience. Thanks again for the review! Have...More

Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Should have expected bad things when it was the only restaurant with no wait. Slow service. Out of gumbo. Brisket sandwich had good flavor but barely enough meat to cover bun. Ribs were ok and cheese grits were really good. Popcorn shrimp were not very...More

Thank QSaults
John W, Guest Relations Manager at The Village Door, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm so sorry that you didn't have a good experience with us. We strive for excellence in everything that we do but I see we unfortunately missed the mark on this particular day. Please allow...More

Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

My daughter (24) and I dined at The Village Door on a Wednesday night during our stay in Sandestin. We were seated at a nice outdoor hightop table overlooking a gorgeous view of the bay and we didn't have to wait but about 5-10 minutes...More

Thank Bennirice
Reviewed July 12, 2017

First let me say that the menu is hiding something. THE WINGS! They should be promoted more on the menu. They are fantastic. Then there's the brisket! Try every sauce they have at least once. They are all on the tables ready for you to...More

Thank ThomasM1
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We really enjoyed our lunch at Village door. The view was so nice of the harbor and bay. The outdoor seating is nicely shaded making the temperature pleasant. The service was wonderful, attentive and friendly. I am not a seafood lover so it was really...More

Thank havefunaway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Fishermans CV, Destin, FL 32550-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
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