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The Sandbar Seafood House and Deli

275 S Highway 79, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2115
+1 850-249-7200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“oysters” (144 reviews)
“red shrimp” (8 reviews)
“grouper basket” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
275 S Highway 79, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2115
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Reviewed 2 days ago

long wait, food was good highly recommend royal shrimp- just like mini lobster! Mussels had great flavor however we had two orders and had to send one back because 75% of them did not open?? Service needs work

Thank Tiffany G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a party of ten! We were celebrating my best friend’s 14 year old daughters birthday. Jimmy, our waiter, was amazing. He served us quickly, was honest about menu choices, and made a special effort to get the five year old’s food out quickly....More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had the shrimp basket with Cheese grits. Food was just OK and Hush puppies were hard. Service was average at best. Understanding that it was 5 on a Sunday in June, but sense of urgency makes up a lot for wait time.

Thank Rdmdadad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We so enjoyed our dinner at the Sandbar. Our wait was short. Good excuse to sit at the bar. The bartender took great care of us. The wait staff was perfect. Knew just what to recommend. The atmosphere is perfect for us. Another place we...More

Thank bchaff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything we ordered was timely and tasted great. We were with friends and all enjoyed the food and the service. We'll be back.

Thank happilyretired2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have a large selection of food. I got the 1 pound crab legs, my mom got the half rack of ribs and my husband got the seafood linguine Alfredo. The portions were huge and delicious. Our server Candy was super! She's a real asset...More

Thank lmarlowe69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu at sandbar is outstanding, quite a variety from sandwiches, seafood baskets, grilled, fried or steamed fresh seafood , fantastic BBQ ribs, chicken and pulled pork. We had fast seating and our waitress Candy was right with us, taking our drink and meal order....More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sandbar is not fancy. It's just great eating. I had the fried snapper, roasted potatoes, asparagus, and Greek salad. All were very delicious. My husband had the Grouper basket and said it was very good. They make a pina colada that is not quite...More

Thank LynnM0118
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, I posted this review once but somehow it isn’t showing up now. My wife and I ate there once and it was really good, so we went back a month or so later. I ordered a simple BBQ sandwich to go. There was one...More

Thank crisspcb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove by this place several times for other restaurants. Never again. Food is plenty. Good is delicious. Went to a more prominent restaurant in Sandestine Saturday. Spent $60.00 more. Food wasn't near as good. Loved the Gumbo. Filet of Grouper was amazing. Going back for...More

Thank Rob R
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September 29, 2017|
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Response from Luco57 | Reviewed this property |
They take cards.
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Divergal13 | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea, best thing is to call them.
October 30, 2016|
Response from David H | Property representative |
As long as time allows, yes. This time of year we normally do have time. The fish must be cleaned and ready to cook, a nominal fee will be added depending upon your total purchases.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 S Highway 79, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2115
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-249-7200
Casual dining that in a local atmosphere featuring booths, tables and large party/community tables also including sports bar and oyster bar feels. Meals are cooked fresh to order with nearly everything house made.
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