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535 N Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616 (Front Beach Rd.)
+1 850-249-3359
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Belton, Texas
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162 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We love the sushi menu and plan to return to try different options. The pineapple shrimp was wonderful as well. We'll be backď

Thank LakebumsInTexas
Panama City Beach Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I can't say enough about the great food and excellent service we always get at The firefly Even the desserts are awesome

Thank Fred S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Such good food and great service!! A true gem! The beef Carpaccio is amazing! Wonderful atmosphere. This is a must!!!

Thank elsferguson
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The reviews were great and the menu looked promising however was very let down. Coming from a culinary town this maybe the best in Panama City, but lacks some of the fundamentals of great food. When you purchase prime steak you want to taste the meat not some over complicated topping. I understand some chefs do not like to use... More 

Thank David S
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband I visited Saturday night upon recommendations and were sorely disappointed. My husband got the ny strip and it was covered with artichoke and tomatoes which would be fine on the plate except you could not taste the flavor of the steak only the artichoke. The chef here is also obviously afraid of salt. The potatoes were inedible and... More 

Thank foodlovers55
Portland, Texas
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a wonderful dinner at Firefly. Charlie had the She-crab soup and Grouper with Crab. Excellent. I ordered the Prime Rib Special with garlic mashed potatoes. Our meal was over the top great. Charlie ordered the house white wine, I had a margaritas rocks. Everything was just perfect. Can't think of a better place to have a birthday dinner,... More 

Thank kathycoc
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service and wine selection. The she crab soup was delicious, just needed to be a bit warmer. The grouper was by far the best we had in the area, fresh, perfectly cooked with a delicious sauce. We would go back!

Thank Brpa
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56 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First off let me start by saying if you are a fan of Uncle Bud's "All you can Eat" or Super-Large Buffet style eating, read no further. This is a wonderful little restaurant hidden in a strip mall in PCB.Typically beach food is fried, shucked or fried. This restaurant offered wonderfully prepared meals for a mere $14.95 (Sunset Special 5-6:30-... More 

Thank nashvillepaul
Greer, SC
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went because of the ratings and were not disappointed. The watermelon/ arugula salad was even a hit with my nine year old, the smoked salmon nigiri was divine, the gulf grouper with haystack potato fries could not have been better. The desserts were perfect - lava cake and blood orange sorbet. PS Best Riesling I have had.

Thank Pirwitz
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283 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I came here for dinner on our first night in PCB. We had an attentive waiter who gave us a lot of information about the food. We had some bread with various dips/butters/sauces (roasted tomatoes with garlic, apricot butter, cream cheese with bacon) and we ordered some soups as well. We both ordered a special dish prepared... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$14 - $42
Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 N Richard Jackson Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3616
    (Front Beach Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-249-3359
Casual Fine Dining at it"s Finest! Firefly specializes locally caught seafood, mouthwatering steaks seared on an 1800 degree broiler, wild game, fresh sushi and artisan pizzas. Winner of Florida Trend's Golden Spoon Award, OpenTable's 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, Urbanspoon's Top 250 High End Restaurant and Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence, quality of food and service is Firefly's mission. The atmosphere is more like New York City than Panama City. Firefly is the locals choice for a romantic night out, or a special occasion. Firefly has also played host to Country Music Stars, Heisman Trophy winners and the President of The United States. Firefly was one of eight restaurants selected to cook for the athletes and dignitaries in the USA House at the 2012 London Olympics. We want it to be much more than dinner, we want to treat you to a unique dining experience!

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