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Louis Louis

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35 Mussett Bayou Rd, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3448
+1 850-267-1500
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

While visiting for a short vacation and a long half marathon we were introduced to this local gem. From the moment we walked in the experience was awesome. Louis was in house and greeted us with a hug and handshake and we were seated right away, for a party of 6 it was pretty impressive especially seeing busy it was.... More 

Thank paweaver12
Passau, Germany
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our attempt to eat dinner with friends on Friday was a very bad experience. Right at the start we were told our party could not be seated as one person was  going to be a few minutes late. We were then allowed to be seated ( as per the manager ) if we would text our late person for her... More 

1 Thank PATROL066
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our attempt at dinner was a disaster from start to finish and we left without ordering food or finishing our wine. Our waiter was angry and aggressively rude. Requesting a wine list and a second (gasp) drinks menu for a party of eight nearly pushed him over the edge. Imagine our disappointment when we asked to speak with a manager... More 

1 Thank MichelleMe
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our 2nd year to visit and once again it was awesome! The pork tenderloin was fabulous. We had a party of 15 and the server was awesome!

Thank Terry B
Olive Branch, Mississippi
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328 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided on this place at the last minute. What a great place this is. Seated right away. Not real big but a busy place. Great atmosphere. Pictures, chandeliers , and stuff everywhere. Pretty cool. Owner walks around chatting. Nice touch. There is a very limited menu here. A few appetizers and fivebentrees to choose from. We had the blackened grouper... More 

Thank GJTravel
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I live nearby and pop in weekly for drinks, dinner or just dessert. No telling how many visits I've had or how much money I have spent there but I thought it was time to give them a review. The staff is fantastic and both Louis' (father and son) make you feel like family. The menu is simple but the... More 

Thank Bruce W
Maryville, Tennessee
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere of the restaurant is very reminiscent of New Orleans with decor that is quite unique in an area of your typical Florida seafood houses. With a menu of five or six items, service is very quick. The food was delicious and well prepared. Crab cakes were well done as was the salad with their signature dressing. My daughter-in-law... More 

Thank CocoEverett
Indian Springs, Alabama
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147 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I agree that there is little difference from Red Bar at Grayton Beach, but I don't think that is a bad thing. Better parking, more space. Serviice was great. Food is consistently excellent, albeit limited in choices-but that makes it easier to make a decision too. Blackened grouper and grit cake is fantastic, as is the pasta and crab cakes.... More 

Thank joe s
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Louis-Louis is famous for their crabcakes, which are wonderful, but they also have other great items. I had the shrimp and crawfish pasta which was great. This place is decorated very uniquely. Just really cozy! Get off the beaten path and places you have at home. Try something you will remember the next time you travel to this area.

Thank Mary Rose J
Panama City, Florida
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quirky, yes, that's a good word. We enjoyed our meal. That said, the menu is limited to 5 choices. If you don't eat fish, that leaves one on most nights. Each dinner comes with pretty much the same sides - at least the night we were there - mashed potatoes and a salad. They just changed out the protein. I'm... More 

Thank toothm8ker

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Seafood
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts American Express
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Mussett Bayou Rd, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3448
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Santa Rosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-267-1500
LouisLouis is the sister restaurant of the famous and iconic Red Bar. It is very similar in style, and cuisine, but has it's own charm, and uniqueness about it. LouisLouis is casual dining, but with great service, and fantastic food options. Our menu is not very large, but our portions are. We only use the best, and freshest ingredients. If you are in the Santa Rosa Beach/Destin/Panama City Beach area, please come and dine with us. You won't be disappointed!

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