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Hammerhead Fred's

8752 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-4000
+1 850-233-3907
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“shrimp casino” (21 reviews)
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“alligator bites” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8752 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-4000
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191 - 200 of 767 reviews

Reviewed July 9, 2016

Great food and atmosphere! Family friendly with live entertainment! I will most definitely be back to eat!

Thank nadack
Reviewed July 8, 2016

We just came back from vacation and we visited Hammerhead Fred's again. The food was just ok. Service was great. Kids got a variety of food and hubby got th catch of the day.. It was ok. We probably won't visit here again.

Thank Mzloud
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

The place was packed as we checked in to get a seat we were told an hour wait. That was no problem because they take your number and text you when it's ready. You can go to the room or walk to a local shop...More

1  Thank DavidLee75
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is awesome! Great decor inside and out. Tried the Gator bites and their watermelon drink. One of my top picks.

Thank Cory C
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We visited numerous seafood restaurants during our 8 day stay in PCB. While not being the best Fred's was a good meal. We never had a bad seafood meal while we were in PCB.

Thank Roy B
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Same as any other restaurant up or down the beach. Let's face it all the beach restaurants have the same food and atmosphere, the food was good, prices were about like everywhere else. So for a family of four you are going to spend about...More

Thank Angie D
Reviewed July 4, 2016

My family recently had dinner at Hammerhead Fred's and enjoyed the experience. The place has a really fun atmosphere with live music, good drinks and decent food. The outdoor area is the place to be if you want to enjoy the live music. The music...More

Thank Walsung
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Our server was very nice cheerful and attentive. My wife had the watermelon drink special which was half of watermelon filled with booze! She also had the Sushimi salad which was huge! I had the grouper Imperial which was very good. Not the best that...More

1  Thank Charles G
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Shrimp casino was delicious! I would recommend it to anyone! We had a short wait time during a busy weekend and our server was fantastic!

1  Thank Jamie S
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

This place is the rock in our PC dining. Always less crowded at lunch, the servers are friendly and the food is good. It is relaxed and has a very good family "vibe". Always happy to return to this place.

1  Thank Bert W
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Response from teresar877 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they do but cannot say for sure since both nights we went were after 9pm.
March 24, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8752 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-4000
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-233-3907
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