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Helen Back Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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114 Amberjack Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6224
+1 850-796-1451
11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Liberty, Missouri
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pizza was good, but if you order the top line it says jalapenos on request. We ordered ours and came out with them even though we did not ask for them. I was ok with it but wife had to pick them off her slices.

Thank asteb123
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took the kids for pizza and they wound up playing games between bites. They played pool and a game that has a ring on a string . The pizza was fantastic . Srevice was excelent . We will be back .

Thank derfman
Cincinnati, Ohio
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Older bar that sells pizza. Outside area as well. Single pieces of pizza available while you play pool or darts.

Thank luckyone64
Omaha, Nebraska
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For 3 years I have stopped by Helen Back on Okaloosa Island in an attempt to buy a shirt. Now for the third year in a row, I was greeted by a young lady with a horrible attitude, horribly inconvenienced to be bothered by my attempt to spend money, a very limited supply of shirts (most sizes and styles were... More 

Thank Jamie K
New Lenox, Illinois
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124 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check for daily specials. Good pizza...we came for the nachos and bucket specials. The view of the bay is a great setting from the outside seating. Wait staff was very friendly. 4 beers and nachos for under $20.

Thank Rmangun
Arcanum, Ohio, Usa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of military friends in the area and this is "the meeting place", food is good and the boys love sitting out/hanging out by the AMMO BAR.

Thank bcampbell12
Buffalo, New York
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86 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect start to our vacation week. First time here and had a great time sitting out back facing the marina. Food was good, drinks were reasonable and prices weren't bad. Not the fanciest of places , but if you just want to kick back and enjoy a appetizer,sandwich or drink this place will fit the bill.

Thank garyqb17
Florida Panhandle, Florida
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even if we don't dine in, we will call in for a pizza to take back to the condo. The other locations just don't have the same garlicky crust as this place. If we stay, we grab a beer and sit outside if the weather permits. The place looks a little funky; just like you'd want an excellent dive bar... More 

Thank Patricia P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place looks like a dive, outside and inside, but the service is friendly and the pizza is excellent!

Thank Mary3620
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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194 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Might be my new favorite Florida bar! Stopped in for pizza which was wonderful and sat for hours. Great deck on a marina. Good service, good drinks, locals atmosphere. Can't wait to go back!

Thank Michelle A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Amberjack Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6224
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-796-1451

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10 months ago
Louisville, Ky.

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