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Dewey Destin Seafood

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
+1 850-837-7575
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the place that I recommend to tourists who just want good traditionally prepared seafood. You get to choose your fish, then whether you want it blackened, grilled or fried. I've never had a bad experience here.

Thank Daniel S
Newport, Arkansas
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When dining @ Dewey's ask for Donna, she is GREAT! Food was ample portions for a good value & fresh off the boat that day.

Thank Terry D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There were some fish, wildlife, and dolphins to watch while waiting for your food! The fish, shrimp, and seafood are always fresh and hot, with some of the best hushpuppies l have ever eaten. There a tables on a patio with plastic windows, when cold or rainy, and picnic tables with umbrellas outside.

Thank genie347
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love having lunch at the "Old Dewey's" and take all of my out of town visitors here. Eating on the pier is fun but the grilled fish is even better. Catch of the day is always a great choice, as well as the crab cakes. Best crab cakes I've had in Destin for sure. Great view of Crab Island... More 

Thank Jaimee T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Arrived on a beautiful sunny "Destin" day, and immediately knew we wanted to sit outside on the harbor for lunch. Decided to try a discover a new eating place over our "standards". Half way out to Henderson beach, we turned around as traffic was absurdly backed up due to black Friday shoppers. We had heard about "Dewey Destin's" and liked... More 

Thank Joylee
Aurora, Illinois
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I recommend fresh seafood bronzed. Bronzed is a special butter braized thing the chef does. Veggie of the day was grilled asparagus... perfection, even my hubby liked it.

Thank Elaine B
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Dewey's is fabulous and consistent. I love the broiled stuffed shrimp and red skinned potatoes. The steamed seafood is just as fabulous!

Thank Pamscoot
Destin, Florida
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Fresh local seafood. Always great! Always eat where the true locals eat. It's always packed out with locals!

Thank gingin850
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very unique place. Place your order and they go find a table on the dock to sit. When the food is ready they bring it out to you. We had amberjack and grouper baskets with hush puppies and fries. The meal was great and the view even better. When you Destin you need to try the original Deweys seafood on... More 

Thank Mw_wallace
Lee's Summit, Missouri
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place to eat and enjoy the view. Our daughter had told us about this so stopped on way to Ormand by the Sea. Great food.....

Thank clong1119

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Calhoun Ave, Destin, FL 32541-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-837-7575

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